Traditional Greek and Politiki Kouzina opening in Sydney

A restaurant devoted to traditional Greek and Polítiki cuisine, featuring delicious flavours from Constantinople is set to open its doors in Sydney, Australia next month! “Our restaurant is inspired by the main character in the novel, Loxandra, by Maria Iordanidou. Loxandra is synonymous with good quality food, with hospitality and nurturing, and with the time-honoured…

Taste of Athens: World’s leading culinary festival comes to Athens

Foodies, are you ready? The world’s most famous food festival is finally coming to Athens for the first time this year. Taste of, which takes part in more than 20 cities worldwide annually including, London (the birthplace of Taste of), Paris, Milan, Sydney, Amsterdam, New York, Los Angeles, and Hong Kong (to name a few),…

Five of the best ice cream shops in Athens

Summer may be over #sigh, but for Athenians, it certainly doesn’t feel like it (35 degrees, anyone?). No matter what the season though, there’s never a wrong time for some of the best ice cream Athens has to offer. And luckily for those on team “There’s Always Room for Ice Cream”, you don’t have to…

Cafe in heart of Athens with a fine view of Syntagma Square

In the heart of Athens, situated on top of a neoclassical building, you will find the Public Cafe, which gives guests an amazing view over Syntagma Square and the Greek Parliament, while enjoying some good food and drinks. The cafe is housed on the top level of the big department store PUBLIC which sells books,…

Athens’ stylish all-day bar and restaurant

Are you searching for a cool, stylish and relaxed place in Athens where you can brunch, lunch, wine or dine? Zurbaran is the place Located in the heart of Kolonaki, one of Athens’ finest neighbourhoods, which is home to some of the best boutiques, bars, eateries and cafes, this contemporary all-day bar and restaurant is…

Greek coffee chain Mikel to open first store in Sydney on Saturday

Chances are if you live in Greece or have visited the country in the last 10 years, you’ve had a Freddo Espresso or Freddo Cappuccino from Mikel, Greece’s leading coffee company. After opening its first shop in Larissa in 2008, Mikel Coffee Company has expanded to almost every suburb in Greece and only continues to…

Top 8 Rooftop Bars and Restaurants in Athens

A city that excels in making the most of what it’s got, Athens has a roster of rooftop restaurant and bars that’s second to none, capitalising on the city’s stunning architecture and delectable cuisine. Here, a list of the Athens’ best rooftop bars and restaurants serving ice-cold drinks, sumptuous food and breathtaking Acropolis views. The…

Psomi & Alati, serving simple and satisfying flavours in Athens

In the heart of Halandri, in a modern and bright space, you will find Psomi & Alati, offering a great menu inspired by Greek traditional dishes with a creative twist and focus on fresh and local produce. Since opening in 2009, this popular Athenian eatery constantly evolves achieving outstanding performance in Greek comfort food while…

From Chios to Doha, Mastiha Shop arrives in Qatar

Living abroad can be challenging. Besides the obvious difficulties of having to cope with feeling homesick -missing your loved ones, friends and family, there is one more thing you have to manage. What happens with your eating habits? Well, yes, you can survive without them, I know, but let’s face it. Life gets better when…