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Skala, Greece
+30 2671 083510
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We eat here at least four times when we go to Skala. Food is great as are the staff who are so friendly and ready to help in any way they can. We have been going to Skala for 8 years now and always enjoy going to Galera.

Thank Lorna V
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Easily the best place to eat in Skala. Not the largest menu but there are specials every night your never rushed and nothing seems to be too much trouble, to many places want you in and out as quickly as possible. Try Galera once and I'm sure you will return. If your into sweet things I can recommended strawberry Pavlova.

1 Thank Paul G
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Tucked down one of the side streets and could easily be missed. We had very good food here lamb chops were very good.

1 Thank MaryNewcastleNotts
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Me and my boyfriend visited Galera on recommendation, and we were not let down! I can happily say this is the best place we ate whilst on holiday in Skala! It was so good we visited it 4 times. Firstly the staff here are so polite, welcoming and always ready to help. There is none of that annoying 'hello, how... More 

1 Thank doug2601
Wokingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We found this restaurant towards the end of our stay so only used it the once but if we had longer we would have returned. There was a good choice on the menu and the meals that we (3) had were really good. The staff were very attentive and a nice touch for us was that they moved a large... More 

1 Thank SteveHO H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I have read through the Trip Advisors very good comments on the food at this restaurant which makes me believe that on the night we ate there they must have been having an off night. We chose the Lamb Kleftico, when the food came the potatoes and veg that accompanied the Lamb were very tasty but what should have been... More 

Thank Backtacker
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Skala for three weeks eat here 3 times. Says it all best restaurant in Skala. Must say most restaurants in Skala are just average but this was excellent.

2 Thank jefflT3174DE
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Great food at good prices in a lovely family friendly taverna. The owner, Annie and the front of house staff, Spiros, Eleni and Areti do their very best to ensure that you will have a wonderful meal, always attentive never pushy. This is a great place to relax , have a great meal and let the world pass by. Highly... More 

1 Thank DACStaffordshire
Lymington, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I would have given 5 stars but it wasn't quite as good as one other restaurant in Skala, but definitely better than the others we tried. The halloumi kebabs were delicious! The kababs themselves were lovely, the potatoes they came with were the best potates I've ever eaten (I'm not a potatoe fan) and the pitta and tzatziki were scrummy... More 

1 Thank Caz-Lymington
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Went here in 2011 and returned twice this year. Good food and very good service. The location is good too, off the Main Street in Skala. Pavlova for desert is lovely but big enough to be shared by 2.

1 Thank paul_s990

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skala, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 083510

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?