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Nikotsara, Skiathos Town, Greece
24270.23.431
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Been coming back to this little gem for the past 8 years.It is such a quaint,lovely little tavern.doesnt matter how busy they are they some how manger to conjure up a table for you. They serve good,honest,home cooked Greek food & it is probably the cheapest meal we have of the whole fortnight... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
becs26
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Been coming back to this little gem for the past 8 years.It is such a quaint,lovely little tavern.doesnt matter how busy they are they some how manger to conjure up a table for you. They serve good,honest,home cooked Greek food & it is probably the cheapest meal we have of the whole fortnight excellent value. The staff are lovely.Always so... More 

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UCKFIELD
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Our fourth trip to Skiathos and a definite on our list was the VARTHALAMIS! Being late September, we were slightly worried that the restaurant would be closed but, no, there was Nikos ready to welcome us. It is so lovely to be remembered every time you visit. The food was excellent, as always. I had the stuffed aubergines and my... More 

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Burnley, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Me and my wife always make a point to eat here a couple of times during our stay in Skiathos. This is a very typically run family Greek restaurant. Nikos is always very pleased to see us and welcomes us with a big smile as soon as he sees us walking up the cobbled street! Yes he truly remembers you!... More 

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abergavenny
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Previously been to Varthalamis with my parents and my children. This time there were just the two us. It was the sweetest thing that the waiting staff remembered us and made a great fuss over us. We had pretty much the same food as last time - a great plate of fish which despite not being a menu item, they... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My wife and I stumbled across this restaurant having been to the old port house for a few drinks. We were planning on going somewhere else but the tables on the cobbled street were very quaint and the menu looked good. The waiter who served us was probably the best we encountered on our whole holiday. He was so friendly... More 

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Co Durham
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

not a bad meal, but I wont be going back as there is so much better on offer in the town. food was lacking quality and quantity.

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abergavenny
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Wow, what a place. The food is really but the service and atmosphere is what makes this place really stand out. Our waiter could not have been more friendly and worked tirelessly all evening. In fact, it was so good that we went back a couple of nights later, the only time we've eaten at the same place twice. We... More 

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UK
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We were recommended this place by a local... service extremely friendly, setting lovely in the cobbled streets of Skiathos town. The food was such a disappointment though... and more expensive than round the corner! Mixed Grill was inedible... such a shame.

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UCKFIELD
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We had eaten here before in the lovely bouganvillea lined streets of Skiathos town, so searched for Maggie and her flyers. She was not hard to find near the Open air cinema. She remembered us from last year and we were soon seated with our free carafe of wine. The food was as delicious and plentiful as we had remembered... More 

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Staffordshire, England
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113 reviews 113 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We came upon this restaurant by accident whilst wondering around Skiathos Town. We were given a flyer for free wine. We had tzakiki, cheese pies, stuffed tomatoes & meatballs. The portion sizes were really good & we were given a little heart shaped ice cream at the end of the meal. A lot of the locals eat here and it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Nikotsara, Skiathos Town, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Sporades  >  Skiathos  >  Skiathos Town
  • Phone Number: 24270.23.431

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

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