One of the best places in town to savor authentic Turkish-Greek cuisine, Karamanlidika brings in the taste of the Karamanlides to the city. Set in a renovated neoclassical building, this restaurant is known for their artisan pastrimis (cured meat), sausages, soutzouki, kavourmas and cheese. Using only organic ingredients, their meat dishes are acclaimed locally. Their extensive list might get a bit confusing but let their helpful staff guide you to the right grilled or smoked meat flavor for you.
Lukumades is named after a traditional Greek dessert called loukoumades. This restaurant is among the best places in town to get not only classic but creative fillings such as lemon cream and various ice cream flavors. Enjoy these delights with hot or cold coffee.
Avocado has a zen-like ambiance which is soothing. So is their pure vegetarian fare which is creative and delicious. Slow-cooked, their farm-to-table ingredients are crafted into delightful meals that are nutritious as well as tasty. Their cuisine has hints of Asian and Greek cooking styles. Though their menu is seasonal, you can be assured of a memorable meal at this family-friendly restaurant. They also serve organic wines, fruit juices, coffee and tea.
Just opposite to the name, Funky Gourmet is housed in neoclassical building in Metaxourgeio neighborhood of Athens. The interiors are simple and basic with themes of white, gray and black. Within three years of its establishment, the restaurant had managed to earn a Michelin star, and continues to maintain the standards it has been lauded for. It mainly focuses on cooking with a contemporary touch that will stimulate all the senses of the patrons. Some of their favorites include the Greek salad or their Scallop in the Sea or the dessert Very Berry. A highly recommended place, a visit here will linger in your memory for a long time.
Six D.o.g.s is one of the most frequently visited places for drinks, entertainment and fun. The place is famous for hosting a number of events each year, making it magnetic for peppy youngsters. This vibrant bar offers its visitors a wide range of craft cocktails, a super spread of home made bites and great music. So next time you are looking for a night haunt, you know where to go!
What would be better than sitting and having a drink and looking out towards the historical Acropolis? The Galaxy bar at the Hilton provides guests with this exquisite view. The bar has a host of activities to keep any ardent bar-goer happy, from live music by DJ's to a five-star list of beer, cocktails and wine as well as a snack menu. Check website for more.