Top things to do in Kissamos

Top Choice Bar in Kissamos

Babel Cafe Bar

Not only a good choice for a quick breakfast or snack, this waterfront cafe-bar is a great place for coffee and gets lively at night with young locals. It has one of the most extensive beer and cocktail lists in tow…
Taverna in Kissamos

Taverna Sunset

Locals mix with in-the-know visitors at this quintessential family taverna presided over by Giannis, who’s usually ensconced behind the grill coaxing meat and fish into succulent perfection. It’s right on the waterf…
Museum in Kissamos

Archaeological Museum of Kissamos

In an imposing two-level Venetian-Turkish building on the main square, this museum presents locally excavated treasure, including statues, jewellery, coins and a large mosaic floor from a Kissamos villa. Most items …
Seafood in Kissamos


This classic taverna on the central waterfront is known for fresh fish (caught by the iconic owner), but also has plenty of mayirefta and grills. Try the roast aubergines or keftedhakia (meatballs).
Fast Food in Kissamos

Taverna Petra

This unassuming place cornering the main square serves the best souvlaki in town (along with a range of grilled meats), accompanied by pungent local olive oil.