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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” (8 reviews)
“stifado” (12 reviews)
“calamari” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Skala 280 86, Greece
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Reviewed 17 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
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely breakfast with proper sausages not hot dogs. Most places charge more and it wasn't even half as nice. The best breakfast in Skala! 😊

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We had briam and bread for lunch, which was excellent, and returned later for dinner, having sole and bekri meze, both very good. The portions were on the small size, enough for my wife but not enough for me, and certainly smaller than most tavernas...More

Thank GeorgeBlackadder
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant tonight for the first time. Lovely atmosphere and very attentive staff. Makis our waiter was very friendly and helpful in describing the different dishes.. Both myself and wife chose Greek dishes... Meat Pie and Guouvetsi..They were both delicious and very hot....More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We saw this place after driving past it a few times and thought it looked nice. The views of the beach and the setting sun over zante and stunning. I had read previous reviews on here and was a bit hesitant, but I'm glad we...More

Thank Ally S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We ate here several times for breakfast / brunch / lunch while we were staying in Skala as the restaurant was just across the road from our apartments. The views are gorgeous, the staff friendly, and I can't fault the food - simple yet very...More

Thank kiwikirby
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We called in one night because we thought we would give it a go. I must of had invisible clothes on because i could not get there attention, service was so poor, the 2 guys were more interested in the football on tv, Food was...More

Gerasimos M, Ιδιοκτήτης at Kaliva Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hello sir. I am trully sorry for your bad experience and thank you for let me know about that. I had never a complain like this in the past so i can only suppose it was a bad day for the waiters. Anyway, you are...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had several meals here and the two waiters were extremely pleasant & helpful I had lamb shank and it just fell off the bone although I wasn't keen on the potatoes as they were cooked in garlic, rump steak, roast chicken & mixed grill...More

Thank bridkid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
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
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids
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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