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Captain Michalis

23 Bus Stop, Koukounaries 370 02, Greece
+30 2427 049356
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (18 reviews)
“greek salad” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
23 Bus Stop, Koukounaries 370 02, Greece
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant specialises in fish meals but has many other options on the menu. It's quite quaint and the building is old, but clean inside.

Thank sueandmike12016
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dirty run down establishment that should be bulldozed. Smells worse than lol that has not been cleaned for a month

Thank Dale C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our last night in Skiathos we were looking for a special place to eat and we had already eaten at the top two on TripAdvisor. We got of the bus and walked past Captain Michalis this is a large restaurant that had only one...More

2  Thank fitchlea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't be fooled by the outside appearance, this place is great. Very traditional, rustic, it has a soul. If you are looking for the best Stifado in town, not something that feels copy pasted, go to this special taverna. The owner a former sailor, is...More

Thank Hemant S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place doesn't look that appealing from the outside, but when you go in the food and service is great - its a traditional taverna and the owner enjoys talking to you. The pizzas were great and they have carry home boxes for you if...More

Thank Petals30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for traditional food, not standard tourist meals, it's right place. But what makes it really special is the Owner. His jokes, stories will make your stay really warm and remarkable. Definitely worth visiting if you d like to have a talk...More

Thank EmiliaNovgorod
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

BEST MEAL I HAD IN SKIATHOS!!! HELL YEAH!!! When you see it, you'll say hell no, not gonna eat in this dump but once you pass the 1st feeling and take a sit, you will be charmed. Pictures from all over the world (d0h, he...More

Thank Andrei B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

On, I think, my second day I went for a reccy up and down the Koukounaries strip of tavernas at lunch time. The Captain beckoned me over. "You like pizza?" My son does, but do you do children's portions? "Yes! Any size you like!" He...More

1  Thank YorkshireMouth
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Yes it could do with a bit of a makeover but if you like character and a personal touch come here. Michalis is a great character and we have always had Good food here, the kids loved his pizzas, the wood oven probably helps here....More

Thank neil e
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Wouldn't recommend. Needs a good clean, there's a bad smell and my meal didn't turn up - a young teen just brought the OH his meal and said "we don't have what you want". We left rather swiftly and didn't return.

3  Thank LauraElspeth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Bus Stop, Koukounaries 370 02, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Sporades  >  Skiathos  >  Koukounaries
  • Phone Number: +30 2427 049356
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i think it might be attached to a Hotel, but not sure which
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