Restaurants

Top Choice Taverna in Karystos

Cavo d’Oro

Join the locals in this cheery alleyway restaurant off the main square for well-prepared Greek mainstays such as octopus in red wine sauce and country salads featuring local produce and olive oil. The genial owner, …
Top Choice Greek in Loutra Edipsou

Dina’s Amfilirion Restaurant

Daily specials, no menu, await at this simple eatery 20m north of the ferry dock. A tasty grilled cod with oven potatoes, tomato-cucumber salad and wine runs to €12 per person. Look for the small wooden sign with gr…
Taverna in Eretria

Primavera

A stand-out along the scenic but touristy seafront strip of restaurants, serving decent pizza, seafood, mousakas (baked layers of eggplant or zucchini, minced meat and potatoes topped with cheese sauce) and the like…
Taverna in Karystos

Kioukiis

With cheery boat-shaped signage and a harbour setting, this is a great spot for a leisurely lunch or dinner. Shark sometimes crops up as a special, and they also serve squid and other seafood, plus salads and stuffe…
Taverna in Steni

Taverna Kissos

One of a cluster of attractive brook-side eateries in Steni, this wood-lined place serves hearty meat grills, mushroom pies, mayirefta (ready-cooked meals) and generous salads of locally grown greens.
Taverna in Steni

O Neromylos

The Watermill shares the lush landscape of Agia Kyriaki, signposted 3km southeast of Steni. Kitchen favourites include roasted mushrooms and homemade sausages.
Taverna in Limni

O Platanos

Tucked inside Limni's inner lanes, near the village museum, this popular local standby does excellent grills and hearty salads and serves great local wines.
Tapas in Halkida

Pantheon 1900

Nestled in a handsome waterfront neoclassical building, this smart tapas bar features Greek wines, tasty small plates and snappy service.
Taverna in Kymi & Paralia Kymis

Koutelos

This century-old taverna is known for well-priced standards such as fish soup, taramasalata (a thick pink or white purée of fish roe, potato, oil and lemon juice), and crunchy gavros (a marinated small fish). Splurg…
Bakery in Loutra Edipsou

Deux Amis

This friendly, expansive bakery/cafe on the waterfront is a good bet for tasty and filling tyropita (cheese pie), bougatsa (creamy semolina pudding wrapped in a pastry envelope and baked), and all kinds of cakes and…