Captain's Bar
Captain's Bar
4.5
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  • Tle30
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Best cocktails ever
    By far the best cocktails I've ever had. Sat at the bar watching George who is like a machine making all the cocktails and keeping up with all the orders non-stop. Great atmosphere in bar, staff all really friendly. The lemon drop was so amazing I had 5! Here for another 4 days and already going back tomorrow and Friday for more. Definitely worth at least one visit on your holiday, but once you've been you'll definitely want to go back
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 20 June 2023
  • Klaas vG
    Utrecht, The Netherlands17 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great last night on the beautiful island of Kefalonia at Captains Bar!
    Yesterday we had a great night at Captains Bar in Skala which was also our last night at Kefalonia and very great end of a fantastic holiday! We were almost the only non-British customers but the atmosphere was great and we enjoyed a bunch of difrerent cocktails. The Zombie cocktail really did it for me! After asking for the check and being just a little tipsy, we also got a shot and made selfies with the personnel which were really nice! Especially the waitress called Maria from Georgia was really cute and nice! Hope to get back here one day...
    Visited July 2023
    Written 11 July 2023
  • Karen C
    28 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Hidden gem
    The friendliest bar you’ll come across. Away from the Main Street in Skala & opposite the Captains hotel, is the tiny bar with the friendliest staff & best cocktails. And the only bar this year that provided a pot of snacks - in sealed containers. Before covid we were always given crisps or nuts with every drink. Naturally this has stopped in most bars. Anyway, despite the bar always being full the staff would accommodate you within a few minutes, if not in the main bar or outside, then across the small road on the outside terrace - which overlooked the bar.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 24 July 2023
  • dewaard
    98 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Best bar in Skala
    They say the best things come in small packages and that is certainly true of the Captains Bar…it’s tiny, but has the best vibe of any bar in Skala. The first time we visited was 20 years ago (pre kids) and though it’s definitely more sophisticated these days, it is still laid back, friendly and has great cocktails. I probably wouldn’t want to go with young kids but our well behaved (!!!) 12 & 13 year olds were fine and appreciated the more grown up atmosphere. Easily my favourite bar in Skala…one of my favourites in the whole of Greece.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 3 August 2023
  • Tracey T
    Sheffield, United Kingdom58 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fab little bar
    Went here after reading the reviews on line and we were not disappointed. The staff work so hard but are so happy and clearly love their job. The only downside was the seating. It’s not easy to get a seat and we only managed to get stools which were extremely uncomfortable. But if you are looking for a good night out with amazing cocktails then this is the place to be. Superb cocktails.
    Visited July 2023
    Written 6 August 2023
  • Emma8351
    137 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Perfect cocktail bar
    Left a 5 star review 5 years ago and everything I said still stands. Everything about Captain's Bar is great! It is beautifully decorated around the centre piece tree. The staff are really friendly and can't do enough for you. There is a massive range of cocktails - we sampled many and they were all fantastic. Highly recommend visiting here during your stay.
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 8 August 2023
  • Angela M
    10 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Wow! wow! wow!
    Well..... the most amazing cocktails we have ever had! On our trip here we knew Captains Bar was a must and it didn't disappoint! George made our cocktails and was just so beautiful, friendly and what an amazing cocktail he made! So happy we visited here to make our holiday extra special :)
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 17 August 2023
  • David B
    Doncaster, United Kingdom34 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Cocktails in Skala
    What a really nice experience. We visited Captain’s Bar during Happy Hour and we were welcomed and shown to a quaint seat outside, a pair of stools and table built around a bicycle. The cocktails were superb, and good value in Happy Hour. You even get some complimentary nuts. We are going back tomorrow as there is so much choice of cocktails.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 18 September 2023
  • May W
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing bar, great drinks and cocktails, good vibes
    Such a nice bar, aesthetically pleasing, lovely hygiene wise, busy and bustling but good vibes, good range of music, mostly funky disco vibes, amazing cocktail choices and look amazing. All staff are sooo nice!! Took interest in us and our names, George is good vibes and makes you feel like your having a good time no matter what day!! Would deffo come back. 10/10
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 19 September 2023
  • Xavier R
    London, United Kingdom368 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Best Cocktails in Skala!
    The Captain's Bar is a very popular haunt in Skala, owner George is a real character and makes a mean cocktail 🍸. The cocktail 🍸 list is large and impressive. I ordered an 'English In Skala', it was both lethal and tasty. The bar has a great vibe, plays good music and has a friendly atmosphere. Highly recommended.
    Visited May 2024
    Travelled solo
    Written 22 May 2024
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Andrea C
8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Friends
Best Cocktail bar in Skala - Such a lovely place and the staff are so friendly and welcoming - Love It here … See you next year xx🧉🍹🍸🥃🥂🍾
Written 14 June 2024
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Steven Cole
Stoke-on-Trent, UK236 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Couples
Almost perfect.... a fantastic choice of cocktails, a friendly welcome from the staff. Happy hour saves you couple of euros per drink and every cocktail we tried tasted great! And I've found a new spirit I like. Good music, good decor, it gives off a good vibe. The only slight blemish but one worth mentioning... when paying they asked if I wanted to leave a tip... which I was going to, but I don't think it's right to "ask" if someone is tipping.
Written 7 June 2024
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Xavier R
London, UK368 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Solo
The Captain's Bar is a very popular haunt in Skala, owner George is a real character and makes a mean cocktail 🍸.

The cocktail 🍸 list is large and impressive. I ordered an 'English In Skala', it was both lethal and tasty.

The bar has a great vibe, plays good music and has a friendly atmosphere.
Highly recommended.
Written 23 May 2024
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CWCC
37 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Friends
The bar is quaint with good music and fun vibes. For me, the cocktails were very average (two were a bit synthetic tasting). Howeve, I note most other reviews are excellent so perhaps just my preference.
Written 25 September 2023
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May W
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
Such a nice bar, aesthetically pleasing, lovely hygiene wise, busy and bustling but good vibes, good range of music, mostly funky disco vibes, amazing cocktail choices and look amazing. All staff are sooo nice!! Took interest in us and our names, George is good vibes and makes you feel like your having a good time no matter what day!! Would deffo come back. 10/10
Written 19 September 2023
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David B
Doncaster, UK34 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
What a really nice experience. We visited Captain’s Bar during Happy Hour and we were welcomed and shown to a quaint seat outside, a pair of stools and table built around a bicycle. The cocktails were superb, and good value in Happy Hour. You even get some complimentary nuts. We are going back tomorrow as there is so much choice of cocktails.
Written 18 September 2023
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Angela D
London, UK15 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
Small bar, with some seats outside Lovely atmosphere - great music.
Cocktails great and staff are really nice - every day was Friday and happy hour - will be back 👍 Yammas🥂
Written 17 September 2023
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Finley E
60 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
What a lovely place to go to. Very friendly staff and very busy bar. Happy hour every Friday 6-9 also offer mocktails. Great atmosphere
Written 7 September 2023
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Angela M
10 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Couples
Well..... the most amazing cocktails we have ever had! On our trip here we knew Captains Bar was a must and it didn't disappoint! George made our cocktails and was just so beautiful, friendly and what an amazing cocktail he made! So happy we visited here to make our holiday extra special :)
Written 17 August 2023
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Jeropa67
Cologne, Germany437 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Couples
We came all the way from Argostoli to have a cocktail at this bar, we were very excited. We checked beforehand, to see, if they were open and it said online there open at 11:00am and it showed also open online (see pic) When we got there it was still closed, we called them and the guy said he would come and open in 2 hours!!! We weren’t the only ones running into closed doors, there were more people that thought the bar was open, because they also checked. I think it’s so unprofessional to give the wrong opening hours online as people will be miss leaded, like us. VERY disappointed!!! We wasted our precious time, hours lost!!! So if you want to come here, call them first to see what time they are in the mood to serve you. Good luck 🤞
Written 17 August 2023
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