Tag: Athens food

ATHINAS STREET

Eat Your Way Through Athinas Street

Stretching from Ermou St, right across Monastiraki Square and all the way to Omonia Square, Athinas St is a one kilometre-long stretch of some of Athens’ most interesting stores as well as…

Athens

Athens: Top 30 things to see and do

The Hellenic Odyssey has created an Athens top 30 things to see and do list and with so much to discover in the Greek Capital, activities will really depend on your interests.…

Four fab new food finds to add to your list when visiting Athens 1

Four fab new food finds to add to your list when visiting Athens

When most people think of eating in Greece, they instantly conjure up images of juicy Souvlaki, charming fish tavernas and syrup-soaked traditional sweets. While these food stalwarts will never die, the Athens…

New Arrival in Athens' Coffee Scene: LOT51  11

New Arrival in Athens’ Coffee Scene: LOT51 

Boasting the Moodbar coffee-machine (“the most innovative espresso machine in the world”) and offering brunch, meals, and cocktails all day long, LOT51 is a hip new cafe-bar on Vrazilias Sq, across the…

A splash of New York & Paris in Northern Athens 21

A splash of New York & Paris in Northern Athens

Located in the Northern Athenian suburb of Neo Psychiko, Papillon is a chic all-day bar and restaurant that takes inspiration from the bistro culture of Paris and New York in both spirit and aesthetics and…

Best restaurants in the Greek Capital for 2019 27

Best restaurants in the Greek Capital for 2019

If you are heading to the Greek capital this year and looking to dine at some of Athens’ finest restaurants, we have rounded up the all the best places for you to…

Greece's Number One Restaurant for 2019 29

Greece’s Number One Restaurant for 2019

  Haute cuisine restaurant Spondi, which won its first Michelin Star in 2002 and its second in 2008 – a rare feat in Athens’ dining scene – has just been voted Greece’s…

Kolonaki's Cozy & Sophisticated Cafe Bistro 39

Kolonaki’s Cozy & Sophisticated Cafe Bistro

A favourite hangout for in-the-know Athenians as well as the capital’s highbrow international community since it opened in 2007, Cafe Boheme has a homey yet glamorous ambiance. One of the main reasons…

Mini-Guide to Exarcheia: Athens’ ‘Anarchic’ Neighbourhood 46

Mini-Guide to Exarcheia: Athens’ ‘Anarchic’ Neighbourhood

  Exarcheia is widely known as the capital’s anarchy-base, and this is not down to urban legend. Indeed, when things get politically or socio-politically intense, there’s likely to be tear gas, Molotov…

Pangrati - A Hip Neighbourhood in Athens is Born 53

Pangrati – A Hip Neighbourhood in Athens is Born

  Twenty years ago, I used to go to Pangrati only for less than a handful of reasons – chiefly because one of my best friends lived there, just off Embedokleous street,…

The Rabbit Punch - A New Wave of Drinking Coffee 62

The Rabbit Punch – A New Wave of Drinking Coffee

  One of the latest additions to Athens top-notch third-generation coffee houses has landed in one of the Greek capital’s most up-and-coming neighbourhoods, Pangrati. Rabbit Punch is owned and run by a…

What’s Hip in Halandri 81

What’s Hip in Halandri

A guide by Gina Lionatos It’s 11pm on a Thursday night in Athens. The central square is buzzing with chatter, as children run around and play in front of the local church…

pubic cafe

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…

6 Street Eats in Athens 93

6 Street Eats in Athens

Whether you’re a tourist or a local, most days in Athens are spent on-the-go. For visitors to the Greek capital, there is no shortage of ways to spend your day and for…

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