Top Choice Greek in Tinos


Come to Ormos Isternia, a stony beach set among plunging hills south of Pyrgos, on a foodie pilgrimage. The seafront taverna crafts local cheese, tomatoes, wild artichokes and the like into veritable works of art an…
Top Choice Cycladic in Hora (Tinos)


Grilled red mullet with capers and lemon. Wild artichokes, baked on coals. A glass of crisp white. Waves lapping at the beach. Pretty flawless, as far as combinations go. Super-fresh ingredients, family recipes and …
Top Choice Cycladic in Tinos

O Ntinos

Superlative home-cooked island specialties, served on a sunny terrace overlooking Giannaki Bay.
Cycladic in Hora (Tinos)

San To Alati

Meaning 'like salt', this cute seaside taverna takes its name from a royal-themed fairy tale (hence the crowns and salt shakers). The place lives up to its Aegean cuisine label, with extensive use of local produce, …
Mediterranean in Hora (Tinos)

Itan Ena Mikro Karavi

Named for the opening line of a well-known children's tale ('There was a little boat...'), this elegant indoor-outdoor eatery serves Greek fare with creative Mediterranean flair. Dishes like slow-cooked pork and rab…
Cafe in Hora (Tinos)


This harbourfront cafe does a fine line in breakfasts, but it’s the patisserie's delectable sweets that catch most people’s eyes. From the homemade ice cream (try the bitter chocolate) to traditional sweets like lik…
Taverna in Hora (Tinos)

To Koutouki Tis Elenis

This colourful, rustic little place is on the narrow taverna-packed lane veering off the bottom of Evangelistria. The menu bursts with local flavours. Try fresh cheeses, fish soup, artichoke pie or the delicious fri…
Taverna in Tinos


Volax is a scenic hamlet about 6km directly north of Hora, surrounded by low hills festooned with hundreds of enormous, multicoloured boulders. The taverna Volax serves reliable Tinian favourites like wild artichoke…
Seafood in Hora (Tinos)


The owner grills out front of this friendly, rustic spot, tucked away at the southern end of the harbour. It specialises in seafood: try smoked fish dip and anchovies wrapped in vine leaves, or splurge on lobster sp…
Taverna in Tinos


At Drosia, in the pretty village of Ktikados, you can dine on fish or lamb and take in the magnificent views.