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The Old Village

High Street, Skala 28082, Greece
+30 697 468 3600
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef stifado” (25 reviews)
“bread” (18 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Skala 28082, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been visiting The Old village for years and Nicos and Joanna make us feel like apart of their family, this lovely family run restaurant is one of best, the fans at the back of the restaurant keep you nice and cool when the...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good € value and tasty lunch. Menu provides good range of choices including a very good mixed platter to share. Seating overlooking street scene or garden area at rear. Larger than it looks from the street. Staff friendly and pleasant, keen to please.

Thank DeeGeeEmm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not quite the same as when we last came to Skala in 2002 but reasonable fare nonetheless. Good vfm and tasty food.

Thank HonoraryAussies
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having eaten here on several occassions a few years ago we looked forward to eating here again this June. Sadly the food and the service left a lot to be desired. We ate out every night for 7 nights in Skala - this was the...More

Thank 810Wanderer12
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went here twice on holiday. The only restaurant with gluten free bread and knowledgeable owner. The good very good and lots if choice. Service very good too and friendly and helpful in pretty surroundings. Well worth a visit and they do breakfasts too.

Thank karen d
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed this restaurant, went for dinner and breakfast, the food was very good, large portions and staff were excellent. Minor quibble, which people have mentioned before, is the charge for the bread - while we wait - and the ouzo while neither charge...More

Thank bobv999999
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We popped in here a few times during our holiday and were always given a warm welcome. The rear garden is quiet and pleasant. The lunchtime mezze was delicious.

Thank Linby
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Meze and starters were good, including fresh breads and dips. Tasty salads and meatball dish. Catered for gluten-free diners with corn pitta breads which everyone enjoyed. Attentive service and free shots at the end of the meal. We went next door afterwards to the ice...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and very helpful staff. We sat in the gardens around the back. Lovely ambiance. Choice on the menu was very good. It was hard to make a choice, so much so, we had to go back another night and try it out all...More

Thank LindaGood1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner at this restaurant last night and can only say the food was excellent, I had the kefalonia chicken which was one of the best chicken dishes I have had the pleasure of eating. Staff are friendly and helpul and prices are reasonable for...More

Thank Geoff B
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January 7, 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
US$6 - US$29
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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