Top things to do in Ioulida

Top Choice Taverna in Ioulida

To Steki

Regular taverna fare is taken to the next level at this attractive place tucked beside St Spyridon's Church, with terrace seating overlooking the valley. Expect the likes of goat in lemon sauce, rabbit, mushroom pie…
Top Choice Monument in Ioulida

Ancient Lion of Kea

The enigmatic 8m-long Kea Lion, chiselled from schist sometime between the 9th and 6th century BC, lies along the ridge beyond the last of Ioulida’s houses. The 15-minute walk to reach it is fantastic: follow small …
Museum in Ioulida

Archaeological Museum of Kea

The most intriguing artefacts displayed at this well-presented museum were ancient even before Kea's four archaic city states were formed. The 13 terracotta figurines of bare-breasted women are the best preserved of…
Taverna in Ioulida

O Paparounas

Occupying a terrace on the corner of the main square, this friendly little taverna serves local favourites such as Greek salad, tabouleh, grilled sardines, fried anchovies and eat-whole fried bait fish. Local farmer…
Greek in Ioulida

To Spiti Sti Hora

Set on a series of terraces with views over the town to the distant sea, this restaurant prepares elaborate takes on seasonal Kea dishes, with local ingredients put to excellent use. Expect the likes of goat spaghet…
Cafe in Ioulida

To Panorama

Large windows and a small terrace showcase extraordinary valley views at this bright and cheery little cafe. Thankfully, the coffee's good too – and there's a good selection of pastries, cakes, waffles, crepes, omel…