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Gringos Mexican Restaurant & Bar

21 Zachariadi Mattheou | 70007, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 032288
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Mexican, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 Zachariadi Mattheou | 70007, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great meal, service and atmosphere we have been visiting this restaurant for over 10 years now and it never fails to deliver, loving the updates this year even more welcoming. Cannot believe the recent poor review given that they were not even open ?...More

Thank debllivingstone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gringos is my favourite restaurant in Malia. Excellent food, caring staff and competitively priced. I passed only yesterday (15th May 2018) and can confirm that they have not yet opened for the season. They are however in the process of preparing the premises to open...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

More than a litlle disappointed to find Gringos wasn't yet open but was pleased that the owners remembered us and will put it top of our list when we' return in september .....was surprised to see a review being so critical it is obviously a...More

Thank ajohns1990
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just returned from a weeks holidays in Malia. Unfortunately my favourite restaurant GRINGOS was closed. Have eaten there for years and always great food and excellent service. I don't understand how someone can write a review about this restaurant in May this year when...More

1  Thank Anne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expensive drinks. Expensive and poor quality food. Avoid this place and don't touch the cacti on the way past!!More

3  Thank Spellbound777
claire s, Manager at Gringos Mexican Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We havent opened yet so you havent been to our restaurant !! This is a deliberate attempt to deter people from coming to us ..what your reasons at for that I have no idea but you should be ashamed ..we are a small restaurant run...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lovely meal in here with a deal that included Desperado! Staff lovely and service really good too

Thank Janie W
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Einfach nur Top.. vom Essen bis Zum personal, die preise und das ambiente! I loved it 😁 by far one of the best mexican food ive ever ate.. we would love to go back

1  Thank Tamara121184
Reviewed September 11, 2017

We ate here twice in a week. The jalapeno burger was lovely! & the frozen margueritas! Very nice lady happy to chat to us about Malia, where the best supermarket was, etc. Wish I could go again.

1  Thank Catherine B
Reviewed September 4, 2017

On a girls holiday me and my friends were advised by our rep to visit Gringos. As soon as we walked in the staff were incredibly friendly and welcoming, unlike the other pushy restaurants on the strip. We had sharing nachos to start and it...More

1  Thank annastevenson1997
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We went there the other night because we wanted something different. Well ! The food is seriously good. My kids cleaned their plates. The staff were amazing to.

1  Thank Alan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Zachariadi Mattheou | 70007, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Malia
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 032288
'Welcome to Gringos, the only Mexican restaurant in Malia! Serving you the best BBQ ribs in town ,juicy steaks ,chicken and all your Mexican favourites at prices you cant beat!'
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