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Top Choice Taverna in Glossa & Loutraki

Flisvos Taverna

With simple Greek fare at its best, friendly beachfront Flisvos offers fresh fish at reasonable prices, along with traditional standards, such as mousaka (baked layers of eggplant or zucchini, minced meat and potato…
Top Choice Traditional Music in Skopelos Town

Ouzerie Anatoli

Wait till at least 11pm, then head to this breezy outdoor ouzerie (place that serves ouzo and light snacks), high above the kastro (fortress) near the southeast corner of the waterfront, to hear traditional rembetik…
Top Choice Shoes in Skopelos Town

Skopelos Sandals

Classic handmade leather sandals and belts, adjusted to fit by the genial owner. The leather stretches, so wear your sandals around town for a few days and go back to have them readjusted if need be. Prices are grea…
Top Choice Greek in Skopelos Town

Anna’s Restaurant

A lone palm tree marks this handsome and upscale alleyway bistro that serves authentic Skopelean dishes such as sautéed veal with plums. There's a good Greek wine list and healthy salads with ingredients such as goj…
Top Choice Taverna in Skopelos

Taverna Pavlos

Locals think nothing of driving over to Agnontas for beautifully prepared fresh fish and excellent mezedhes (appetisers) at this shaded taverna steps from the beach. Octopus stifadho (cooked with onions in a tomato …
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Skopelos Town

Ploumisti Shop

The same couple have been running this wonderful shop for 40 years, selling linen shirts and scarves, paintings, jewellery and ceramics. You can hear the owner play rembetika every Saturday night at Anna's Restauran…
Top Choice Greek in Skopelos Town

To Perivoli Restaurant

Perivoli delivers excellent Greek cuisine in an elegant and secluded courtyard setting just above Plateia Platanos. Specialities include rolled pork with koromila (local plums) in wine sauce, plus fine Greek wines.
Top Choice Cafe in Skopelos Town

Cafe Bar Thalassa

Clamber above the churches at the far end of the old quay to this divine sea-view terrace. It's friendly and efficient, with coffees, fresh fruit and cocktails served from a tiny blue-shuttered kitchen.
Top Choice Bar in Skopelos Town

Platanos Jazz Bar

Near the end of the old quay under a vast spreading tree, this is the hippest spot for a coffee or a quiet drink. No touts, no fuss and a great soundtrack of jazz, Beatles and Dylan.
Greek in Skopelos Town

To Rodi

Classy and comfortable courtyard eatery with a pomegranate tree; just follow the Hidden Door signs and you'll find it further up and on the right. Pork in wine sauce is a speciality.