Top things to do in Tilos

Top Choice Cafe in Livadia

Omonoia Cafe

Shaded by a mature fig tree on Livadia’s main square, just up from the quay, this much-loved all-day cafe is ideal for breakfast, light lunch or dinner. Its delightful elderly owners and family prepare everything fr…
Bar in Livadia

Mikro Horio Nightclub

Set in the abandoned village of Mikro Horio, this place has a delightful veranda bar with amazing views of the village that is lit up atmospherically for the patrons. Night owls can make the most of the free shuttle…
Taverna in Livadia

Faros Taverna

Friendly Roula runs a tip-top taverna here that sits out on the eastern end of the beach, a half hour walk from Livadi. Expect fresh seafood and changing traditional Greek dishes (all excellent). But in truth, you'd…
Greek in Livadia


Enjoying sweeping views of Agios Stefanos Bay, this highly regarded rooftop restaurant serves olives and vegetables grown at its own farm. Following special recipes from the owner's grandmother, there's a wealth of …
Archaeological Site in Livadia

Mikro Horio

When pirates prowled the Dodecanese, this medieval settlement was Tilos’ main population centre. Its last inhabitants only left around 50 years ago and it now stands empty, 45 minutes’ walk up from Livadia. In vario…
Cafe in Livadia

To Mikro Kafé

Micro in size it may be, but there's nothing diminutive about this cosy nook's appeal. With its exposed stone walls and nautically themed decoration, Micro is great for the kids, offering porthole windows, board gam…
Taverna in Livadia


A favourite on Tilos, this open-fronted taverna on the beach has an informal charm and gets packed to the gills. The menu spans from taramasalata to souvlakia to lamb, which you can enjoy over unbroken turquoise vie…
Bar in Livadia

Cafe Bar Georges

Venerable stone bar on the square, where the old boys gather to discuss the issues of the day. The interior is refreshingly blue, with glass-topped tables, walls bedecked in pictures of long-gone fishermen, old-styl…
Taverna in Tilos

Kastro Cafe

The best taverna in the village, tucked into a fairly residential area, but with a glorious hillside terrace commanding a fabulous panorama of the bay. Everything on the menu is good, from the organic spit-roasted g…
Museum in Tilos


The principal focus at this one-room museum on the main street is the island's ancient population of dwarf elephants. Expert volunteers bring the story to life.