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Top Choice Mediterranean in Northern Corfu

White House

Utterly ravishing waterfront restaurant in the former home of writer Lawrence Durrell, with tables quayside – many diners arrive by motorboat – as well as on a vine-shaded terrace. The appetisers are predominantly G…
Seafood in Northern Corfu

Cavo Barbaro

With widescreen views of the beach, and sea breezes wafting through the garden, this pretty and very spacious restaurant makes a charming spot for a leisurely meal of octopus, calamari, saganaki (fried cheese), mous…
Greek in Northern Corfu

Tavernaki

Buzzing sunset-view restaurant on Kassiopi's curving harbour front, where you can enjoy robust, hearty Corfiot dishes such as bianco, a big chunk of bone-in white fish served in thick and peppery lemon sauce (€17).
Greek in Northern Corfu

To Fagopotion

Of the procession of similar tavernas that serve up seafront dining at Agios Stefanos, Fagopotion, presided over by the genial Christos, has to be the best for its inventive Greek seafood and meat cuisine.
Greek in Northern Corfu

Taverna Galini

Shaded by vines by day, lit by hurricane lamps by night, this olive-and-cream gem spreads across a semi-al fresco seafront terrace. Enjoy stifadho (meat, game or seafood cooked with onions in a tomato purée), klefti…
Museum in Northern Corfu

Folklore Museum

An enjoyable mish-mash of everything from accordions and olive presses to puppets and phones, this cavernous museum is a fun place to learn about Corfu's traditional way of life, and doubles as a craftshop.
Mediterranean in Northern Corfu

Piedra del Mar

Pristine white beachfront chic melds perfectly with cocktails, terrific Mediterranean cuisine and even sushi; dust off your finest togs for a dose of the good life. Sometimes opens through September.
Club in Northern Corfu

Edem Beach Nightclub

Head for a sunset chill-out at one of Greece’s top beach bars before the party starts at around 11pm. To get here from Corfu Town, catch bus 7 (€1.70, 30 minutes) from Plateia G Theotoki.
Italian in Northern Corfu

Little Italy

A little cottage on Kassiopi's main street, where a feast of carpaccio, risotto and pasta awaits you in the cosy stone-floored interior, with checked yellow tablecloths and fading B&W photos on the walls.