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Polykratis Tavern

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End of Papadiamantis Street, Skiathos Town 370 02, Greece
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to this restaurant although we have been to skiathos a couple of times before over the years..we went on our first night and it was kind of quiet although it was late in the evening when we arrived....Nice friendly staff...nice house wine...food was quite good though i have eaten better...its a biggish place and we... More 

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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34 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located on the pedestrian area of Skiathos town. Atmosphere and service were very good and staff was helpful. Food was ok, not excellent but neither terrible. It is a traditional Greek tavern, however dishes were not as traditional as they appeared and this disappointed us, e.g. for moussaka they used a lot of cheese instead of traditional tasty... More 

Thank Skevi
Trondheim Municipality, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is relaxed, very family friendly, the service and the food is the best we know of at Skiathos (We had about ten vacations there) and we just have to go there for the marwellous lamb dishes!

Thank Simone S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best restaurant in skiathos, from the atmosphere the service and the food there isn't a better restaurant on the island. I recommend polykratis tavern for the best and authentic Greek food

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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with 2 little girls tonight. It was a quite nice surprise. Food was excellent, hosts were great. We enjoyed sea food and it was delicious and fresh. Greek salad was very nice as well. Superb.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

this place is located in a quite position in skiathos even if in the town. it is very nice.we had fredh fish and it was quite good. the staff is very kind and helpfull. value for money

Thank cicciale
Uppsala, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Great food and excellent service. This was our second trip to Skiathos but not the first visit to this restaurant. Recommended.

Thank Adam F
Glossop, United Kingdom
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87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

sounds ridiculous to rave about a greek salad when it's the same basic ingredients everywhere but this was best i've ever had and only 6 euros.It wasn't just an haphazard chunk of feta cheese thrown on top of a pile of tomatoes onions cucumber pepper and olives that you get in many places.It was beautifully presented with a sprinkling of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

So many restaurants in Skiathos, how on earth do you choose ? Not really keen on the free ouzo to start, but each to their own. The bread as an appetiser was really nice. The moussaka was really tasty. My husbands lamb gastro was the best dish he enjoyed on the island in 10 days. The wine list was also... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Rated as 32 at the time of writing this review is probably about right. This was one of the first restaurants we went to as a couple many years ago was still attracts us, but I fear that 2016 was possibly for the last time. Don't get me wrong, its ok, but there are better restaurants. we went quite early... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Greek
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: End of Papadiamantis Street, Skiathos Town 370 02, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Sporades  >  Skiathos  >  Skiathos Town
  • Phone Number: 2427024139

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?