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Socrates Taverna

Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lemon pie” (21 reviews)
“pastichio” (8 reviews)
“beef stifado” (21 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Socratis Grouzis, Skala 281 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 372 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like to eat here whenever we are in Skala; there is always a friendly welcome and some daily 'specials' on the menu which adds even more variety to the menu. The al fresco dining is lovely with a great atmosphere created by the thoughtful...More

Thank ScottishMissionary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All restaurants in skala had great food, the only reason socrates gets a four is that some of the food we ordered they didnt have. Its a nice restaurant with nice settings, you'll need to book a table.

Thank andydonna123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best place to eat in Skala! The food is amazing here, never had a disappointing meal in all the years we have been going. The staff are all incredibly friendly and very welcoming, always helping answer any questions you have or recommending different dishes...More

1  Thank 1_Christine_3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best places to eat at night. The service is fabulous and the food is amazing. Thanks to all the lovely staff there x

2  Thank Susanna F
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17 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
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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: +302671083318
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