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Taverna in Southern Karpathos

Dionysos Fiesta

Set in a restored traditional house, in the twisting village lanes just up from the main road, this relaxed and welcoming taverna spreads onto a raised garden terrace. Local specialities to savour include goat stew,…
Taverna in Southern Karpathos

Marina Taverna

Laid-back taverna with an expansive terrace surveying the gentle turquoise bay just metres from the waterfront. Enjoy inexpensive breakfasts, snack lunches and an enjoyable seafood-accented evening menu featuring sq…
Taverna in Southern Karpathos

Dramountana

Part of a cluster of four similar cafes-tavernas with waterside tables at the northern end of Lefkos harbour, this all-day cafe serves everything from fresh juices and coffee to fish soup, grilled squid, roast lamb …
Museum in Southern Karpathos

Folklore Museum

Spend a few minutes walking around Menetes and you’re sure to run into Irini, custodian of the keys to the ancient chapel that houses this two-room museum. Having unlocked it, she’ll talk you through its haphazard t…
Taverna in Southern Karpathos

Taverna Perdiga

Step through the low hanging fog of tobacco smoke into a vintage scene of old boys playing backgammon. Hearty fare such as calamari, stifadho (meat, game or seafood cooked with onions in a tomato puree) and excellen…