Restaurants

Top Choice Mediterranean in Thessaloniki

Extravaganza

Three friends and an abandoned space near the Roman Agora resulted in this fantastic restaurant. The food is as innovative as it is sensual – the strawberry and sausage risotto may sound unusual, but once you taste …
Top Choice Greek in Thessaloniki

Taverna to Igglis

Sister to Sempriko and I Nea Follia, this neighbourhood taverna's ordinary looks hide some of the best food in town. Slow-cooked pork shank in thyme, ever-changing daily specialities and marinated meat grills are si…
Top Choice Greek in Thessaloniki

Sempriko

Near the western Byzantine Walls, Sempriko has become a classic thanks to its consistent quality. Steaks immersed in truffle oil are enormous and absolutely divine, salads are imaginative, shrimp is sizzled in butte…
Top Choice Greek in Thessaloniki

Mourgá

This has got to be the place that will linger in your sensory memory for decades – elegant and relaxed, Mourgá will make you fall in love with Greek food, Thessaloniki style. Taste the buttery pan-fried shrimp, fava…
Top Choice Taverna in Xanthi & Around

Palaia Polis

This wood-and-brick taverna has some of the most sumptuous cuisine around – try the fantastic hunkar bejendi (tender beef pieces on a bed of mashed aubergine and cheese) and its lush salads. The wine list is extensi…
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Evrothirama

This restaurant deep in the Thracian countryside is the place to come for wild game, including boar stewed with lemon, wild rabbit and sticky traditional desserts, among a wonderful rural setting. There are also apa…
Top Choice Greek in Thessaloniki

I Nea Follia

I Nea Follia is nothing special to look at, but once you sit down to a table and get served a beetroot and pistachio salad, an excellent veal steak or a juicy set of shrimp, you'll be coming back over and over again…
Top Choice Taverna in Prespa Lakes

Taverna To Prespeiou

This humble taverna, bang in the centre of Agios Germanos, is run by Nikos and his wife, who cook up some of the best homemade Greek food in the region. The baked beans – of the 'giant' Greek variety – are slow cook…
Top Choice Taverna in Ioannina

Stoa Louli

Built in 1875, Stoa Louli has been an inn, a trade centre for Jewish leather merchants and an Ottoman Bank. Fronted by grand arches, this friendly place serves delicious Greek favourites, some with a contemporary tw…
Top Choice Greek in Parga

Castello Restaurant

Local favourite Castello whips up a creative menu of Mediterranean and Asian cuisine. Fish brochettes and steaks keep the grill smoking, while homemade pasta dishes burst with fresh seafood and herbs. The owners are…