Athens is the perfect destination for those who follow tasty tips and food trends around the world!

You are a keen globetrotter who cares to dip into local culinary delicacies. Nothing really scares you and you are always ready to experiment with your taste. There is this wonderful satisfaction when you bite something you have never tasted before. You really want to know where the locals eat and asking recommendations is the real deal for you! To you, an image of a beautiful presented locally prepared dish is far more captivating than the sun, the moon and the stars. The regional products and the farmers' market attract you and you never leave your country without making a list of the must try restaurants.

Greek Cuisine is hard to define. Light Mediterranean cuisine deeply rooted in tradition wealthy regions and spicy Turkish and Asia Minor inspired dishes that travelled through time and places to get here.

Traditional taverns and restaurants, famous "Souvlaki" street food, European style deli spots and Michelin awarded chefs compose the gastronomic map of the Greek capital. It's not all about moussaka and tzatziki, get closer!

If you are always hungry, then yes! Athens is for You.


The culinary heart of Athens beats at the traditional neighborhood of Plaka. A quick coffee in a traditional coffee house, a typical "koulouri" and off we go!

Specialty food stores can be found across old Athens with Evripidou str. offering delicacies from all around the country. Olive oil, honey, cheese, greek sweets and herbs parade in a feast of pleasure! Take a long walk before you start packing!

The best gourmet restaurants in Athens are waiting to please your palette and offer you a lifetime experience. Contemporary style and modern techniques figure in the menus! Kerameikos, Vouliagmeni, Syntagma and Kifissia host some of the most well respected chefs in town!

Varvakeios Agora, located between Omonoia and Monastiraki, represents the most significant market in town, where you can find meat, fish, vegetables and many more delicious goodies. If you are a vegetarian you'd better not cross the road of the farmers' market. Take a deep dive into the contemporary everyday life of the locals.