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Cafe Zygos

Palaiochora, Crete, Greece
+30 2823 042402
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Greek, Bar, Mediterranean
Palaiochora, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been coming to Paleochora since 1989, always a warm welcome from the family. Have watched Tonya and Katerina grow from to children to fine young ladies. Tangelos and Fifi make you most welcome and the food is fabulous, breakfast and lunch. A cold beer...More

Thank KTJ1954
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This is a lovely family run cafe good for Breakfast, Lunch or just a Snack. With a very good wifi connection it's a great place to catch up with news from home.

Thank YorkAngel
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Our most visited restaurant as we came of beach each day to lunch here. Very friendly service, they remembered us from last year and an excellent choice of light meals for lunch, their salads are superb. Great location close to beach to spend an hour...More

Thank Robbo456
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The staff are just fine. The food is very good. The vegetarian toast is to die for! I always have an ice tea lemon flavour! And occasionally I have A beer or three! Thanks a bunch...

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We stopped by here most mornings for a cappuccino and fresh orange juice. Very friendly staff and they make a great cappuccino, which aren't that easy to find! The cooked breakfasts looked great too, but we managed to resist. Very good free wifi and pc...More

1  Thank GrandeQuerciaAbruzzo
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Opposite the north end of the sandy beach. Good to relax at any time, but an end of evening Metaxa 7* was just what I wanted - pleasant service helped as well.

1  Thank leighj02
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Good place for breakfast, meals through the day and excellent liqueur coffees late at night. Great service and welcome always and the food/drinks are spot on. The owner is a great guy - on our recent visit my wife ordered a variety of ice creams...More

Thank kingbilly1919
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very friendly, efficient people here. The cafe serves fairly traditional greek breakfast fare, but it is good quality and well served. So handly for th ebeach too should you want to get back for a snack at any time. The cafe has three sections, Inside...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Situated close to our apartment and two minutes walk from the beach we had breakfast or lunch here most days of our holiday. Very friendly service, totally relaxed atmosphere, inexpensive and great place to take an hours break from the beach

Thank Robbo456
Reviewed 23 February 2016

A very friendly family run business who treat all their customers in a very attentive, warm and welcoming manner. This is a very special place to us and has vey clean accommodation with a lovely atmosphere. We look forward to returning for many more years...More

1  Thank Hasbeen13
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29 October 2016|
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Response from Robert R | Reviewed this property |
I am a fellow traveller, I am from England, you need to ask the proprietor of the cafe not me.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palaiochora, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Palaiochora
  • Phone Number: +30 2823 042402
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