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Top Choice Spices in Corfu Town

Sweet’n’Spicy Bahar

Gloriously aromatic spice and condiment shop, run by an ever-so-enthusiastic Greek-Canadian-Lebanese woman with a palpable love for devising her own enticing mixes of Greek and imported spices.
Top Choice Museum in Corfu Town

Corfu Museum of Asian Art

Home to stunning artefacts ranging from prehistoric bronzes to works in onyx and ivory, this excellent museum occupies the central portions of the Palace of St Michael & St George. One gallery provides a chronol…
Top Choice Fortress in Corfu Town

Palaio Frourio

The rocky headland that juts east from Corfu Town is topped by the Venetian-built 14th-century Palaio Frourio. Before that, already enclosed within massive stone walls, it cradled the entire Byzantine city. A solita…
Top Choice Greek in Corfu Town

Venetian Well

Corfu Town’s finest special-occasion restaurant has a beautifully faded square to itself, hidden away near the cathedral and complete with a genuine Venetian well. The exquisite contemporary approach to cuisine ador…
Top Choice Taverna in Corfu Town

To Tavernaki tis Marinas

Restored stone walls, hardwood floors and cheerful staff lift the ambience of this taverna. Check the daily specials or choose anything from mousakas (baked layers of eggplant or zucchini, minced meat and potatoes t…
Top Choice Grill in Corfu Town

Pane & Souvlaki

Arguably the Old Town’s best-value budget option, with outdoor tables on the Town Hall square, this quick-fire restaurant does exactly what its name suggests, serving up three skewers of chicken or pork with chunky …
Top Choice Bar in Corfu Town

Firi Firi – The Beer House

Sample local and imported beers, either inside the custard-coloured villa at the foot of the steps leading up to the New Fortress, or at the terraced tables beside the neighbouring church; if you find it hard to lea…
Top Choice Bakery in Corfu Town

Starenio

A magical little bakery, dripping with bougainvillea, where in-the-know locals linger at little tables on the sloping pedestrian street to savour cakes, coffee, pastries, and delicious fresh pies with vegetarian fil…
Top Choice Bakery in Corfu Town

Rosy’s Bakery

Ultra-friendly bakery-cafe that’s a real home from home. It serves luscious, creamy cakes, succulent pastries, local yoghurt with kumquats and good coffee. There’s another, takeaway-only branch further down the lane…
Top Choice Bar in Corfu Town

Mikro Café

Whether your favoured beverage is coffee, wine or beer, the Old Town holds no finer spot for drinking and people-watching than the delightful, multilevel vine-shaded terrace of the convivial 'little cafe'.