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Skipper Cafe - Restaurant

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Hydra Port, 18040, Greece
+30 2298 052483
07:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 02:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

The barman "Panos" it was very friendly and his cocktail was awesome!! It is on the harbor were the FLYING's arrived.

Ankara, Turkey
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

There are many alternatives for breakfast in Hydra. IN Greece typically it doesn't matter which restaurant you pick for most are quite acceptanle and thus you rarely go wrong with your choice. Skipper unfortunately was an exception. My company did not gfeel the same but I did not like the breakfast at all. Very very slow service. Food is ordinary.... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

After the ferry from Athens-Piraeus we stopped at this open air café for refreshments. Those who had hot drinks were not impressed, the coffees being pedestrian and not necessarily real hot. My Coke was fine but it's hard to mess up a bottled drink. There are three or four places literally chair to chair on the harbor front--lots of boat... More 

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Mebane, North Carolina, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We visited Hydra on a Sunday. After the ferry trip and a visit to the museum we decided a coffee would be good. My latte was small and fairly tasteless. My wife's regular ("filter") coffee was weak. The hot water for a companion's tea was tepid. Her husband's coca cola was fine. Nice view, nice ambience. Might try the Skipper... More 

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Summerfield, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We had lunch at Skipper Café while we were in Hydra. We had a Caesar Chicken salad which was excellent. The location in OK, the only issue it is near the water taxi drop off so the boat fumes could be a bit over whelming. The service was good and the food is reasonably priced.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

If you like great food and like to experience local cuisines don't come here. If you like fantastic views and nice drinks then this is the place for you. I love food and did not come to a Greek island to eat a burger and chips. Having said this, the service was fine when we had drinks and olives. For... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

I recommended for this restaurant. I tried the skipper salat with fresh chicken and a big burger. Awesome both! The service takes excellent and the atmosphere magical. Thanks Aggelos for everything.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

What a let down. We have had such great experiences with TripAdvisor recommendations on this trip the Hydra and this missed the mark on so many levels. -Service was very poor despite not a very busy evening. We attempted to flag down our waiters and they seemingly purposefully kept walking by our table as we were waving to them. They... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

This restaurant/café doesn´t look like much but it serves great food. In our view this was the best of all the many restaurants in Hydra Harbour! Try the Skippers Burger or the Greek pizza (with Salami) for instance!! The personell is good too!!

3 Thank janH1000EP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015

The restaurant has a great breakfast menu. The cappuccinos were the best. We enjoyed sitting in the restaurant to have breakfast while watching the bustling harbor in the morning.

8 Thank Pirringui

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hydra Port, 18040, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Saronic Gulf Islands  >  Hydra
  • Phone Number: +30 2298 052483

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