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Socrates Taverna

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)
Opens in 18 min
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Skala 281 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful food, excellent service and continues to be amazing year on year. We couldn’t be happier here.

Thank Louise x
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I honestly am so confused as to why this restaurant is number 1 in Skala! It was the only disappointing meal we had in Skala (and we ate out at least twice everyday) Starter: homemade spinach pie that was heated in the microwave so had...More

Thank LG12345
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a meal here with my boyfriend, we arrived at around 9pm and it was full! Luckily someone was just leaving. This restaurant has regulars so if planning to go you should book. One waitress so service was a bit slow - however very friendly....More

1  Thank LondonBerry84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice visit. We shared the meatballs as a starter. OH had lamb kleftiko and I had oven cooked chicken. Not a lot of veg with mibe other than potato, a little bit of cooked peppers or courgettes wouldn't have gone a miss for me....More

Thank sandra b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favourite of all the lovely tavernas on the main street of Skala,maybe the portions were bigger.

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saved this one until our last day in Skala, it came highly recommended by a friend. Well worth the wait, food was the best we had all week. staff very friendly, we would recommend to anyone who's going to Skala to give it a...More

Thank paul b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not one to rave about restaurants, I feel it is only fair to share this little gem. Away from the main drag in Scala is the Socrates . You are welcomed by friendly and knowledgable staff only to willing and able to discuss the offerings...More

Thank BrenKP07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first evening in skala and we found this lovely eatery, enjoyed good service and nice food. The kefalonian pie was very tasty

Thank Karl W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We haven't been to Kefalonia for a few years but always liked Socrates when visiting before. Amazingly the staff remembered us by name - how many restaurants do you get that level of service? Such a friendly, inviting place. The food is the best in...More

Thank Hullguy1971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal last night - Kefalonia meat pie, and a couple of traditional Greek vegetable dishes -Briam and Melatzano Imam . All were really fresh and served in a friendly homespun atmosphere with a couple of Greek lessons included free!!🤗 The lemon pie...More

Thank GeriJ18
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, 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: Skala 281 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 083318
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