The gastronomic suggestions in Attica are numerous, depending on your appetite and the area you want to visit. All around Athens and its suburbs, you will find the Greek restaurants with local cuisine that are called taverns and ouzeri (special type of restaurants that serve the traditional drink of ouzo with different types of delicacies), grills with the specialty of souvlaki. In addition there are restaurants that offer live Greek music, pubs and wine bars, as all day café-restaurants. Furthermore, there are luxury restaurants with creative cuisine from famous chefs, from all around the world, such as French, Italian, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, Mexican and Spanish cuisines. Any taste and any appetite can get satisfied, no matter if you are a vegetarian or have any other kind of problem. Taste your food with Greek wines that will fulfill the most pretentious palates. If you head to the beach, you will enjoy fresh fish and seafood, which will be the perfect company with ouzo or excellent local wines.
Attica is surrounded by the sea and the Saronic Gulf where you can find small islands with plenty of seafood dining options. The island of Aegina abounds with fresh seafood that fishermen just brought to the seashore with their boats. That’s an authentic experience you must not miss the opportunity to obtain. You should also visit the picturesque harbor of Perdika, where you will come across delicious and fresh fish food. In the island of Spetses you will experience magical moments in luxurious restaurants of Old Port and meet with the past times.
The hot spots are constantly changing; our new proposals will keep you alert, while brand new spots are sprouting up in the city center. While bars, clubs and music halls vibrate our nights; the tour in the world of taste is equally exciting… from the world famous taverns to top gourmet restaurants.
We found and we present some of the best restaurants in Athens:
CASH bar-restaurant (Kefalari – Kifissia) It is a bar-restaurant that combines excellent quality food with glamorous atmosphere, products and excellent services, without having to spend too much money.
Spondi (Pagkrati) Get the credit card with you … but it worth’s the last penny! It has two Michelin stars to prove it!
Varoulko (Piraeus) has a distinction of a Michelin star for its creative Greek cuisine based mainly on products provided by the sea, which is a Greek landmark.
Base Grill (Peristeri) is one of the best meat points in the city in an area that doesn’t prefigure what you will taste.
Also, for those who seek high gastronomic delights with breathtaking views they can visit the area of Sounio where they can find Cape Sounio Restaurant and get lost in the most magnificent view of the Temple of Poseidon, where they can find culinary delights from the Greek and international cuisine.
Finally, magical view and luxurious flavors on the palate are offered in the areas of Lagonissi, Lavrion, Varkiza, Glyfada where highly prized restaurants for food lovers exist.