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Socrates Taverna

) #14 of 40 Restaurants in Skala ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, Greek
Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
+30 697 252 4554
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lemon pie” (15 reviews)
“beef stifado” (18 reviews)
“liver” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
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Reviews (307)
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Ate here a few times over the years. Decent portions, good prices. The spinach/feta parcels were tasty.

Thank Monkeytron
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food and service was very good, the swordfish was really tasty, and the lamb was tender and really good.

Thank Trish7378
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This restaurant is a little gem. Family runned it serves lovely local food. We ate here on a few occasions and the food was delicious! We had pasitsio - pork in lemon sauce which melted in your mouth it was so tender and lots of...More

Thank Lorna V
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had dinner here twice during the first week of October, which was the last week of the season for many tavernas, including this one. On both nights we were served by Dimitri, who is the brother of Socrates. On the first occasion we started...More

Thank DJamesy
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Missed visiting this wonderful taverna in Skala. Delighted that the restaurant wasn't able to stay open for a few more days. Wonderful food as always, chicken souvlaki is now served with tzatiki, & pitta bread. The Kefalonia meat pie is the best in Kefalonia! Delighted...More

Thank 880cammis
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife visited Socrates Studios in Skala Kefalonia for the 4th time and had a superb week again. It was my 40th birthday the day we arrived and the family had baked me a beautiful cake for my birthday and a birthday card...More

Thank Barneypix
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

A wonderful traditional Greek Taverna.... The seabass and the lamb chops are gorgeous, as is the cheesecake! Yummy!

Thank pippap36
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We have been eating at Socrates for many years. The daily specials are home cooked by Rebecca and Eleni and are delicious. Squid cooked in tomato is a favourite ( it just melts in the mouth) along with chicken souvlaki and fresh fish from the...More

1  Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Such a pleasure to find this little gem! Dimitri and Anastasia make you feel your being welcomed into their home. Fantastic home cooked food. Daily specials that you know will be "Special"! No red neon flashing lights as seems to be the new trend in...More

Thank BARANJO5452
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Socrates was recommended by a friend and I'm pleased to say I was not disappointed. The menu was traditionally Greek which I love. Kleftico, which I cannot resist, was delicious as was the lemon pie. The service was excellent and very friendly, as I ate...More

Thank Rita S
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Why don't the studios come up on the trip advisor site? Are they called something else ?
10 August 2016|
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Response from MonteandBobbie | Reviewed this property |
This a only an eating Taverna!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 697 252 4554
  • E-mail