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Socrates Taverna

Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
+30 2671 083318
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lemon pie” (21 reviews)
“pastichio” (4 reviews)
“beef stifado” (21 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot give this restaurant enough praise - so amazing we visited twice the week we were there! Food is 10/10, the service also fantastic - Anastasia is a brilliant host! Make sure you book here - the place is so popular you can't get...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Excellent food, excellent service. Always a warm welcome for us at the Socrates Taverna, a well organised family run restaurant who take great pride in all they do!

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Five Stars, is not enough, ten plus. Socrates was our absolute favourite restaurant in Skala. Wonderful food (found Kefalonia Largar here😃) beautiful restaurant but Anastasia and her brother (my profound apologies for not remembering your name) and staff were so so lovely. Thank you for...More

Thank sufbunce
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Whenever we visit Cephalonia, we all ways try to eat at the family run Socrates Taverna in Skala, for good traditional food. Anastasia, Dimitri and family always make you welcome and are always on hand to advise you on some of the more secluded beaches...More

Thank N5255IBdavidb
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We enjoyed 2 meals here but the owner thought he was some sorted of comedian -not funny at all just annoying.

1  Thank skibabyAnglesey
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The staff at Socrates are so friendly and genuinely interested in their customers. The food's good as well! The stifado is excellent and my wife (Sue) really enjoyed the pasticcio. Amazingly low prices as well so great value for money. We ate there three times...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a great taverna - with lovely helpful staff. The food is delicious. I specially wanted a souvlaki on our last evening but only a chicken variety was on the menu. I hate chicken but they kindly made me a pork version specially -...More

Thank Nickyp P
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We went to this very popular restaurant which was always busy, the staff very welcoming and friendly, and the food is plentiful and very good - they normally offer 2 or 3 specials, and homemade too - the soups are delicious, and you wont come...More

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The food and service at Socrates restaurant was excellent. Everything that we ordered wss piping hot and delicious. Visited many times during our two weeks stay in Scala.. The owners and staff were so nice. Many visitors were returners to the restaurant and were greated...More

Thank SallyBarry5
Reviewed 4 October 2017

No finer taverna in Skala to enjoy traditional food and first class hospitality. Wonderful family and staff. Thank you all for looking after us all in both August and late September this year. Enjoy your winter break and see you all next year...... Bless you,...More

Thank Marsul
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16 July 2017|
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Response from Les H | Reviewed this property |
Tomatoes and olives. Lamb chops and pork chops they only use herbs. They have vegetarian dishes that are gf. Aubergine dishes. The moussaka has bread crumbs on top so that a no no! But if you explained your condition. They... More
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 083318
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