Restaurants

Top Choice Greek in Hydra Town

Oraia Hydra

Oraia Hydra translates as 'Beautiful Hydra' and this small bistro lives right up to its name. You'll dine on the harbour with sailboats bobbing alongside and enjoy Greek dishes elevated by top ingredients and creati…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Hydra Town

Sunset

Famed for its splendid panoramic spot near the cannons to the west of the harbour, Sunset also has fine, fresh cuisine. Tasty salads, inventive pastas and local fish are prepared with flair and a hint of elegance.
Top Choice Italian in Hydra Town

Il Casta

Dine al fresco and enjoy authentic Italian food like owner Pietro's Neapolitan grandmother used to make. Menus change daily. Reserve in high season.
Sweets in Hydra Town

Flora's

Flora’s sweet shop on inland Plateia Votsi makes galaktoboureko (custard slice), rice pudding and ice cream from local goats’ milk.
Taverna in Hydra Town

Ostria

Often referred to by just the gregarious owners’ names 'Stathis & Tassoula', this year-round taverna serves only what’s fresh: put the menu to one side and ask. You might be served chicken cutlets or fava or zuc…
Taverna in Hydra Town

Paradosiako

This little streetside spot is traditional Greek personified. Sit on the corner terrace to watch the people parade as you dig into classic mezedhes – perhaps beetroot salad with garlic dip – or meats and seafood, su…
Mediterranean in Hydra Town

Bratsera

The in-house restaurant by the pool (pool use for hotel guests only) of the Bratsera Hotel offers the chance to have a higher-end meal in blissful peace. The breakfast buffet (€14) is decadent.
Taverna in Hydra Town

Psarapoula

Look just above the quay, near the Pirate bar and main bakery, to find this reliable taverna with lovely harbour views. Visitors and locals alike dig into daily specials at this historic eatery, which was establishe…
Taverna in Hydra Town

Zefyros

Lovely Amalia and her family serve up classic Greek dishes in a low-key dining room just back from the port. Look in the glass case to see the day's specials. German expats also say it's got the best schnitzel on th…
Taverna in Hydra Town

Gitoniko

Usually referred to by its owners' names (Christina and Manolis), this popular spot offers a broad range of Greek fare, but it's particularly well known for its (pricey) fish.