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Top Choice Cafe in Aegiali

Amorgis

On the steps leading up from the ferry quay, Amorgis is open from morning until late. Sunset drinks here are a fine idea. Family-friendly, it's as pretty as a picture, full of pastel colours and hanging pot plants. …
Top Choice Greek in Katapola

Captain Dimos

The captain, who is seriously into good food, whips up mouthwatering dishes to serve on his convivial harbourside patio. Crowding the tempting menu are dishes like octopus cooked in ouzo with lemongrass and ginger, …
Monastery in Amorgos

Moni Hozoviotissis

This iconic 11th-century monastery is a dazzling white structure seemingly embedded into the cliff-face high above the sea on the precipitous east coast below Hora. It's also high above the car park, with 350 steps …
Mediterranean in Katapola

Karamel

Pass the beach and head to the far side of the harbour from the ferry quay to find some enticing dining options, including this colourful, French-run bistro. Sip wine at the waterfront tables and choose between dail…
Cafe in Hora (Amorgos)

Jazzmin

Down some stairs from the main pedestrian street, Jazzmin spreads through the cosy rooms of a traditional home. Perch in a window seat or lounge on the roof deck. Breakfast choices are good, as are smoothies, juices…
Beach in Amorgos

Agia Anna Beach

Agia Anna Beach is the nearest beach to Hora, but it's tiny and rocky; the car park is bigger. It's popular for its starring role in the French film Le Grand Bleu, and is known for its dramatic location and photogen…
Taverna in Aegiali

To Limani

This popular restaurant carries its traditional atmosphere comfortably, up from the main street. Using home-grown produce, the cooks whip up hefty portions of great local dishes: try the fish soup, patatao (lamb wit…
Cafe in Hora (Amorgos)

Triporto

Once the village bakery, this cafe has a strong traditional feel, plumped up with some colourful, hip decor. Come for breakfast to create an omelette from ingredients like olive sauce and hot paprika cream, or snack…
Greek in Hora (Amorgos)

Kath Odon

The setting is idyllic: tables under trees in a lovely little plateia at the top end of the main street, nestled between whitewashed churches. The menu of this unpretentious bistro presents tasty Amorgon produce, in…
Bakery in Katapola

Honey & Cinnamon

Look for the bright red window shutters and follow your nose. This tiny patisserie, a block back from the waterfront, bakes up cakes, pastries and lots of local cookies. Try the ones made with the local liquor, psim…