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The Old Village

High Street, Skala 28082, Greece
+30 697 468 3600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Skala 28082, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice during our stay, very good service a food good place for lunch or dinner. One of the few restaurants in town with white linen table cloths for those who like them

Thank hector999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to the old village restaurant one night and really enjoyed it. Very pleasant staff and excellent service,a very popular place. We all enjoyed our meals here and I loved the kefalonia meat pie, only for the very hungry and piping hot! .An excellent evening....More

Thank Johnlobster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only had lunch here,but good quality food and wine.Setvice good,in a laid back atmosphere.Very popular little place

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch. There is a pleasant covered rear outdoor dining area that the venue didn’t seem too keen to allow us to use for some reason but we persevered and did! It was end of season & very quiet. The food was good...More

Thank ManjoBRS
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Lovely lunch was eaten here,the fried potatoes were amazing so much so that the food and service was that good we went back that night and had our main meal,which was just as good

Thank Lindsey L
Reviewed 5 October 2018

A loverly welcome . We thought we would only eat light so we had toast the first day at 3.50 we thought not to bad drinks included,until we saw a couple haveing a full english and for an extra 3 euros excellent value includung toast...More

Thank dh004t6576
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We went to this restaurant because it had a Gluten Free Menu sign outside. We were a party of four with one gluten free eater. We could have not asked for better food and service. The owner was very knowledgeable about about gf and they...More

Thank Claudia A
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We decided to eat at the restaurant after a couple we’d spoken to had visited the restaurant several times. We wasn’t disappointed with our meal. As others have said the portions are large. If I’d known before the portions were so big I wouldn’t have...More

Thank mbellamy71
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This taverna was the first taverna we visited in over a year so we were in great anticipation for our favourite Greek food in a long while and maybe that is why we were a little disappointed. The food was clearly home made and as...More

Thank Homerhammer
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The food was excellent but the portions were so big we couldn’t finish our main courses after a starter and pita bread. Sadly the quality was not as high as some of the other tavernas we visited. Maybe I didn’t choose wisely but I wasn’t...More

Thank Chrisi1066
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8 January 2018|
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Response from Brian379 | Reviewed this property |
I would think so - but best to check - if flights are arriving/departing then it will be open. It is a locals' "local " and I don't think it shuts in the winter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 28
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Skala 28082, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 697 468 3600
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