Kythira restaurants

Top Choice Taverna in Kythira

O Platanos

The family behind this charming restaurant say that if you're searching for modern food then you're in the wrong place, but if you prefer to savour hand-me-down recipes full of family secrets, pull up a chair here. …
Top Choice Taverna in Kythira

Skandeia

A delightful family-run taverna just back from the eastern end of Paleopoli Beach, Skandeia places major emphasis on wholesome, freshly sourced local produce in preparing its definitive Greek cuisine, which ranges f…
Top Choice Taverna in Kythira

Filio

An acclaimed local taverna far off the beaten track, 1km beyond Kalamos en route to Fyri Ammos (look for signs), Filio offers island classics such as slow-cooked lamb in lemon sauce, eggplant stuffed with meat, and …
Top Choice Greek in Agia Pelagia

Kaleris

Renowned for its creative cuisine, romantic little Kaleris has a waterfront pavilion and tables on the beach itself, shaded by tamarisk trees. Trust the charismatic owner, Yiannis, to advise on handwritten daily spe…
Greek in Kythira

Pierros

For almost a century this family-run favourite has been serving no-nonsense staples such as mousakas (layers of eggplant or zucchini, minced meat and potatoes topped with cheese sauce), pastitsio (layers of macaroni…
Taverna in Hora (Kythira)

Zorba’s

Nothing seems to have changed at this Hora institution for at least 60 years and it's now so retro that it could make the hipster generation giddy with excitement. Fortunately, though, the family who runs it isn't i…
Seafood in Kythira

Sotiris

Avlemonas’ largest restaurant has a beautiful setting facing the seafront across a broad, open plaza in the heart of town. Naturally, it devotes itself largely to fishy business – lobster, grilled bream, seafood spa…
Cafe in Kapsali

Goldfish

The coolest cafe along Kapsali Beach, with nicely padded seats, baby-blue tables and a boho-chic vibe. Settle down over juices or shakes, coffee or beer, or order from an eclectic fusion menu that includes Japanese-…
Seafood in Kythira

O Manolis

Locals head to this seafood specialist, its tables propped in the sand just north of the causeway in Diakofti, to savour excellent grilled fish or Italian-influenced risotto and pasta. You can watch the ferries pull…
Taverna in Kapsali

Trattamento

A newbie on the Kapsali dining scene, modern taverna Trattamento appeals as much to salt-crusted fishers as it does to holidaying city folk. The kitchen takes classic island dishes and serves them with contemporary …