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Kaliva Restaurant

Skala 280 86, Greece
+30 2671 083058
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Skala 280 86, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

We popped into Kaliva for a couple of beers on the way back from the beach to the apartment and had a good chat with the very likeable daughter of the owner. She is a student in Athens and as with most family-run places she...More

Thank Convo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Six of us came to eat here, including my Greek husband who highly recommended it... A big compliment! The staff were very friendly & welcoming. The views of the sea are very pretty. The food was absolutely gorgeous, not a thing got left on our...More

Thank gracieboos78
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a family run business that we frequently visit while in Skala they are so friendly and the food is to die for at the cost of 5 euro you get all this they also do traditional Greek food enjoy everyone

Thank peterchappell123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best FOOD in skala. Tried most of the menu over the years and although like trying different restaurants keep returning to KALIVA restaurant as non compare. Really friendly welcoming family restaurant, open all day from breakfast til very late. Everyone greeted with a friendly smile...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just sorry after 10 years of coming to Scala only just discovered this one. Breakfast was excellent British sausage, back bacon not smoked or streaky two fried eggs beans mushrooms, tomato,tea coffee orange juice toast and jams all fo €5 wow and as you can...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a breakfast here on three occasions. Just 5 Euros for a full English including orange juice and tea/coffee. Very good and excellent value. Lovely setting and other breakfast including fruit and yoghurt looked lovely too.

Thank djw40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the owner sadly past away last year,It is now run by his wife,son and daughter. Food is even better Costa still serving I recommend everything about this restaurant

Thank johnforsythc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love this nice restaurant and the food has always been excellent. They do a good full English bfast for only 5euro. The service is friendly and relaxed, with nice views over Skala beach from above. Looking forward to having our final meal here on...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was good but they charge you for the bread they put on the table with out asking if you want it, which we didn't but we are too polite to complain! Don't let this put you off it is a lovely taverna.More

Thank JanGordon
Gerasimos M, Ιδιοκτήτης at Kaliva Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your good words. People mostly see the stars on the review and 3/5 isnt the best. We wouldnt have any problem if you told us about the bread. Many people tell us to take it back and there was never a problem or...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely homely taverna with fantastic views over the sea,, had the best meal of our break in Skála there, kleftiko, pork chop, tzatzika which the the lady of the place makes herself,, do a great English brekkie aswell,, highly recommend it,

Thank spena-red
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
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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