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Old Times

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Skala 28086, Greece
+30 2671 083575
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12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

We were advised to go to The Old Times by a hotel barman who goes there for his meals out on occasions and both our meals and she service we got from Giorgios were flawless.

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the midlands
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

we were staying at the nearby hotel Pelagos bay just several yards away and decicded to eat here one eveing rather than walk in to skala, the food and service was very good.

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1 Thank travelingpenguin8156
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Nice family owned restaurant. Visited outside peak days, so service was quick but with a nice break between the meals. Be prepared to spend some more time on peak days to experience excellent quality. Definitively will visit once more this week.

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1 Thank Daniël B
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

We decided to visit here based on previous reviews / ratings. Beautiful setting overlooking the sea. Half of our party really enjoyed their food whereas the other half would rate the food as average. Unfortunately, the service was really poor (waited 15 mins to order drinks after sitting down, and gave up waiting for service after our main course...actually felt... More 

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Thank PaulGM48
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We popped in to Old Times tonight after walking past it during our holiday. We had their homemade bread and oil for starters which was hot and fresh. For main we shared a mixed grill which was hot, tasty and not too much. I also had the shrimp in a tomato sauce which was very tasty and had a wonderful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Eaten here twice since we've been staying between Skala and porous. Couldn't have been nicer to our two yr old and staff were really lovely. There's a grass area with some fruit trees and some toys to keep little ones distracted if they get bored. Whilst I wouldn't say it's 'targeted' at kids market they perfectly cater for them. Halloumi... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Old Times was our most favourite restaurant on Skala. The food is beautiful. We had the shrimps (which were huge) in a spicy tomato and feta sauce, and the cheese pies (2) which were feta in filo pastry, I have to say to die for. We then had mousaka and lamb souvlaki (lamb on skewers) which was equally delicious. And... More 

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2 Thank Jan T
Godalming
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69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

We had dinner here and the food was good with very attentive service. It is a lovely setting and has great views across to the mainland. Will return if we go back to Skala.

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Thank paddyingodalming
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Decided to venture back to what had been one of our favourite restaurants but we were disappointed - not with the food, that was delicious as always, but the place lacked atmosphere. The waiters were efficient but not overly friendly which is what you usually get in Greece. Disappointed.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Went in here for a romantic dinner one evening after hearing about good reviews. We were seated straight away. Waited about 10 mins for a menu, another 10 mins before having our drinks order taken. etc etc Just took forever to get anything. Food came out and was averagely tasty (considering its one of the most expensive places in Skala...pretty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$22 - $54
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skala 28086, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Skala
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 083575

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?