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Kaliva Restaurant

Skala 280 86, Greece
+30 2671 083058
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“beans” (7 reviews)
“stifado” (11 reviews)
“pepper steak” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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Skala 280 86, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love this nice restaurant and the food has always been excellent. They do a good full English bfast for only 5euro. The service is friendly and relaxed, with nice views over Skala beach from above. Looking forward to having our final meal here on...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was good but they charge you for the bread they put on the table with out asking if you want it, which we didn't but we are too polite to complain! Don't let this put you off it is a lovely taverna.More

1  Thank JanGordon
Gerasimos M, Ιδιοκτήτης at Kaliva Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your good words. People mostly see the stars on the review and 3/5 isnt the best. We wouldnt have any problem if you told us about the bread. Many people tell us to take it back and there was never a problem or...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely homely taverna with fantastic views over the sea,, had the best meal of our break in Skála there, kleftiko, pork chop, tzatzika which the the lady of the place makes herself,, do a great English brekkie aswell,, highly recommend it,

Thank spena-red
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here for lunch while visiting skala for the day. I had omelette and salad and my husband had a Greek salad both where very nice would had gone again for an evening dinner if we were staying in skala .

Thank gwbarlow11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a lovely meal here on our second night in skala, my partner had the lamb chops and i had stifado both were really good, we went back a few days later for an english breakfast also very good, would reccomend this family run restaurant

Thank carole b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We received a very warm welcome and enjoyed a delicious breakfast at Kaliva. The portions were very generous and the views from the restaurant were amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank jackie t
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Our favorite place in Skala. Had a lovely breakfast here looking over the ocean. Had lunch and Ouzo watching the Singapore F1 qualifying and race with the fantastically friendly owner and staff. I'd mentioned when having the best Kefalonia pie in Skala the night before...More

Thank poldarkKent
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The people that do the cooking here, have a magic touch. We dined several times, and each dish we tried was beautifully cooked and the best of the Greek food we tasted. Notably the Swordfish, Stifado, Meatballs and the chicken was succulent. We cannot recommend...More

Thank janart979
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Came across this restaurant on our next to last day and wish we had found it sooner, very nice place for a evening meal as you watch the sun set over Zanti, good choice of traditional Greek food , both food and drink at reasonable...More

Thank BrianBurnley
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Kaliva is a small family restaurant, very friendly, serving reasonably priced good food. It is a little off the main drag but well worth finding.

Thank MC100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skala 280 86, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 083058
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