Benaki Museum Pireos Annexe
This massive Pireos annex of the fine Benaki Museum is housed in a former industrial building and hosts contemporary visual arts,...
There’s always something on at the city’s old gasworks, the impressively restored 1862 complex of furnaces and industrial buildings. It...
Full-on bouzoukia at its most glam.
Unpretentious, fresh daily specials are the hallmark of this simple spot off busy Pireos. Try staples such as fried cod with garlic dip...
Vasiliou tou Megalou 50 · interesting places nearby
This gem of a winter-only taverna near the railway line is a little off the beaten track but is worth seeking out. The menu has Cretan influences and an eclectic selection of regional Greek cuisine, including dishes you won’t find in any tourist joint, from superb rooster with ouzo to lamb tsigariasto (braised) with horta (wild greens), and potato salad with orange. Dine outside at tables opposite a church.