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Gorgones (Mermaids)

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Off the Harborfront, Skopelos Town 37003, Greece
+30.24240.24709
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great tasting food, relaxed and friendly service

Our second night in Skopelos town and we settled for Gorgones. Initially we ordered a mains course only but went along with a suggestion of having some bread with olive paste with some tzatziki. It was delicious, the warm bread served with it ensured it was eaten with relish. For mains we had the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
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suffolk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Our second night in Skopelos town and we settled for Gorgones. Initially we ordered a mains course only but went along with a suggestion of having some bread with olive paste with some tzatziki. It was delicious, the warm bread served with it ensured it was eaten with relish. For mains we had the beef with plum sauce served with... More 

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Kongens Lyngby
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Small menu (=fresh ingredients). Great food, friendly service, competitive prices. No harbour view (not always a must), but a small and lovely place for a nice dinner.

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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Whilst working for a flotilla company, my boyfriend and I visited this restaurant by chance on our delivery up to Nea Skioni. On this occasion the owner was the only person working and he took us to our table, brought us drinks, took our order and delivered our food. It was gorgeous. The whole rustic setting with proper Greek food... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

set back from the harbour front you can virtually always find a seat here, the setting is a little quirky as it appears to be in two adjoining courtyards. On our first visit I had some superb spit roast Pork which was succulent and very tasty, portions of meat are almost America size but it would be a shame to... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

Very excited going to this bar , the weather was awful and we arrived early We asked if we could sit inside and wait for ten minutes before they started serving but were made to feel uncomfortable so left

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London, United Kingdom
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We ate here on our second to last night because the setting is just lovely up the alleyways of Skopelos Town. It all started well with a friendly waiter and great table. Then the food arrived and it went downhill. I had the daily special of Swordfish. At 15 euros it was the most expensive item and I expected a... More 

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Very cute quaint little restaurant you can sit either inside or out as we did as we like to people watch. As the other reviews state the food was spot on and the guy serving on his own by the looks if it was quick serving and even got carried away with the shots of honey ouzo which he gave... More 

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Turku, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

A little bit different from the tavernas in the port. This place is up in the town, in a doorway. I had the lamb souvlaki, and it was excellent! Friendly service.

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Kingsteignton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Quirky. Up a side street. Look for the ice cream machine and ice cream in tubs two thirds the way along the harbour. Up the side street and it is on the right 100 metres. Side alley. Indoor garden and small piece overlooking shops. You can walk in and see the kitchen. Small choice but delicious and cooked fresh. Very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This is a lovely looking restaurant, its arty style fits in beautifully with the narrow winding alleys in this, the most interesting part of Skopelos town. Food is great, washed ours down with their very reasonable Rose`.Staff friendly. It can be busy but worth checking even if you don't have a reservation. We were lucky both times we visited. Take... More 

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Address: Off the Harborfront, Skopelos Town 37003, Greece
Phone Number: +30.24240.24709
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Sporades  >  Skopelos  >  Skopelos Town
Cuisine: Seafood, Greek

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  • Address: Off the Harborfront, Skopelos Town 37003, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Sporades  >  Skopelos  >  Skopelos Town
  • Phone Number: +30.24240.24709

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Greek

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