Restaurants

Greek in Oia

1800

Housed in a restored sea captain's mansion, the artistically prepared modern Greek cuisine has won this restaurant accolades for years. Sea bass with an aromatic spell of quinoa, artichoke and fennel purée or grille…
Greek in Oia

Karma

With fountains, flickering candles, golden-coloured walls and wine-coloured cushions, this courtyard restaurant feels rather royal and august. The food is traditional and hearty, and as Karma is away from the calder…
Greek in Oia

Ambrosia

On a stone deck overlooking the sea, Ambrosia serves elegant meals among flickering candlelight and white tablecloths. Savour modern Greek dishes like grilled shrimp with mango and sweet wine sauce or duck with wild…
Taverna in Oia

Krinaki

All-fresh, all-local ingredients go into top-notch taverna dishes at this homey spot in tiny Finikia, just east of Oia. Local beer and wine, plus a sea (but not caldera) view looking north to Ios.
Greek in Oia

Skala

Watch life pass up and down to Armeni Bay from the high ground of Skala’s relaxed terrace. Traditional dishes like souvlaki, baked eggplant and cheese pies fill the crowd-pleasing menu.
Ice Cream in Oia

Lolita’s Gelato

Near the bus station, Lolita’s sells scoopfuls of homemade heaven, including classics like blueberry or pistachio, plus original flavours like rosewater and red pepper. Take a break while you wait for the bus.