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Beautiful location with delicious food.

I would definitely recommend hiring a boat and taking a trip to Arkos beach taverna. The location... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing Location, Amazing Food!!

We hired a boat today and were told to go to this little beach bar/restaurant on the tiny island of... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
martin t
Lee, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Arkos island, Greece
+30 694 763 1959
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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I would definitely recommend hiring a boat and taking a trip to Arkos beach taverna. The location is absolutely stunning with beach recliners available and leisurely swimming. The food is made freshly on the beach and provided with bread. I would definitely recommend the grilled...More

Thank r0binw92
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We hired a boat today and were told to go to this little beach bar/restaurant on the tiny island of Arkos. Fantastic food and great location. Literally nothing else there but this small beach bar. I had the shrimps with mushrooms and garlic and lemon....More

Thank martin t
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We took a couple to Arkos for lunch on the first day of their first visit to Skiathos. Albeit they are well travelled they thought they’d landed in paradise. The expressions on their faces is something I will long remember. Sharing simple, but very fresh,...More

Thank KenRut
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Can get there only by boat but the setting is well worth the effort. Small taverna has few dishes but everything is very tasty and fresh cooked.

Thank rib75
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Arkos is a special place and a little paradise on the Greek Islands. Away from the main very busy beaches of Skiathos and only a short boat ride away from Skiathos town. The water is beautiful and the bay is always calm and protected from...More

2  Thank Dominic C
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Arkos Island is a nice spot for sunbathing, swimming and for a nice lunch in the shadow by the beach. The food is average, ok but nothing special I think. The absolute best time to spend on Arkos is at sunset, from here you will...More

Thank Susanne M
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Only accessible via boat and this is a gem of a place. Authentic & family run. If you get chance to visit pls do! No tourist or commercial hype here. Skiathos at its best !

1  Thank jetset1987
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We tried to reach Lalaria beach in north side of Skiathos island, but this was impossible because of big waves. So the captain of the small boat suggested to visit Arkos island as an alternativive. Arkos is an unexpected paradise far from ciivilisation. The tavern...More

Thank glek2013
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Title says it all, great family run tavern and don't plan too much for the rest of the afternoon, we sailed back on our friends boat to the sound track of Mama Mia, perfect!! Great memories!!

Thank Paul B
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

This is my favourite place to go , when I'm in Skiathos. We go on our friends boat. The taverna , on the beach , is owned by a family , who go there every day, with their produce. The food is absolutely delicious and...More

Thank carolgeorge2016
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