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The Windmill Restaurant

Kotroni | Skiathos Island, Skiathos Town 37002, Greece
+30 2427 024550
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Ranked #13 of 103 restaurants in Skiathos Town
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $62
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: All outdoor Restaurant fantastic stunning views. An old converted Windmill one of the highest points in Skiathos Town. Reservation is necessary
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

The Windmill Restaurant could simply trade on its wonderful setting but it's best selling point is the incredible fresh food and exceptional service which is delivered by Karen and her team. They are a great team and on both of our visits we had nothing but a wonderful experience. We defy anyone not to enjoy the experience which brought my... More

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Elloughton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Fantastic setting over looking Skiathos Town, also appreciated the mild breeze during the warm months of July. Food and service all excellent.

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Torquay
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Following a recommendation we booked a table for the second night of our holiday. We arrived to a warm sincere welcome. We had drinks from the bar whilst we sat and enjoyed the panoramic views over most if not all of Skiathos. We were settled at our table served a nice rose wine recommended by the waiter and left with... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Over the past 10 years we have visited the windmill 7 or 8 times. We have always enjoyed the food, service and ambience, however this year we found that it has lost the magic. We booked for our wedding anniversary and were informed that there are now two sittings (7.30 pm or 9.30 pm) neither of the times are ideal... More

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Skiathos, Greece
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great food, great staff, great view. Well done Windmill and thanks for fitting us in last minute. Advisable to book for others and ps, they accept credit cards.

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Derbyshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 NEW

We had an excellent meal here. It is quite a climb to get to the restaurant, but worth it just for the views. Definitely worth a visit!

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Skiathos, Greece
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

After trying several restaurants in Skiathos, I decided to try the Windmill restaurant. There is a long uphill walk to the restaurant which I think should be met with a glass of water or at least a thank you. The views from this outside seated restaurant are fantastic and if you get there in time you can watch the sunset.... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The view from here is well worth the effort climbing the stairs. We have dined here at least once on our 3 visits to Skiathos (so far) The food was not as good as we have remembered it from previous years but still very good. Staff as polite and helpful as ever and we will be using it agian on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We planned a year ago to visit the windmill for our 25th wedding anniversary. We were not disappointed- it was amazing:) beet root starter was the best I've ever had:) staff amazing and the surprise sweet wishing us a happy anniversary was a lovely touch :) amazing food and amazing staff - recommend to everyone, go you will not be... More

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband I ate at The Windmill restaurant on 26th June, which was the last night of our holiday in Skiathos. The setting is very romantic, with beautiful views across the water to neighbouring Skopoles. The quality of food was good however our disappointment and memories and hence our subsequent rating came from the speed of service. Our table was... More

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skiathowindmill, Owner at The Windmill Restaurant, responded to this review

Sorry to learn of your disappointment whilst dining with us. Firstly, this is a fine dining restaurant, not fast food as you described. As per the rules concerning service time in any gastronomic restaurant, from the moment an order is taken, the customer should wait no more than seven minutes for their starter and twenty minutes for main course. Additionally,... More

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