Eat like a local in Mykonos
One of the biggest concerns of our visitors is where they will find good food at reasonable prices. We insist on recommend them restaurants and taverns owned by locals. Because only a local can make you feel what Myconian hospitality means, with reasonable prices and attentive food.
where do locals eat in mykonos?
Joanna’s Nikos Place taverna by the sea, coming out of the 1970s.
This tavern offers until today the most delicious and authentic Greek dishes. It is the only tavern on the beach of Megali Ammos, 8,5 km away from Mykonian Breeze apartments in Ano Mera. Joanna and her team will serve you quality recipes unchanged over time. Enjoy meats, seafood, beautiful appetizers and pasta, at noon or in the company of the sun setting in the evening. Ask for the Greek nights that are held and live moments of Zorba in the country of his origin. It would be right for you to book a table before you start as those who know it, prefer it and so it’s always full.
Avli Tou Thodori restaurant
Avli tou Thodori is located in Platis Gialos beach, one of the most popular beaches of Mykonos. It combines beautiful and elegant surroundings with absolute style cottage and is situated right by the sea and golden sands. The interior is decorated and furnished in minimalist style, dominated by white. Old black and white photographs decorate the walls and show everyday moments to create a familiar atmosphere.
In Avli tou Thodori you can swim and relax on the sun loungers while drinking your coffee or a refreshing cocktail and then dine in the restaurant by selecting Greek cuisine recipes from our extensive menu which includes fresh seafood and fish, meat, pasta, pizzas, salads and delicious appetizers.
Petrino aquarius snack bar
The Petrino Aquarius restaurant on the beach of Kalafatis in Mykonos combines seafood with Mediterranean Greek cuisine and the endless view it offers. The stone, the wood and the happy touches of the colors give a pleasant and positive tone to your stay, at the moment when the wood oven bakes your meal. Try amazing shrimp with ouzo, wonderful steamed mussels, and the unique exotic salad it offers or choose dishes that are suitable for meat eaters. In combination with cool wine or tsipouro you will immediately understand what gastronomic pleasure means. In the evening, if you are lucky, you will enjoy a romantic dinner with the dreamy full moon as soon as it appears on the horizon.
To Steki tou Proedrou restaurant
In the enchanting and picturesque Ano Mera in Mykonos we have created with a lot of love and passion our restaurant “To Steki tou Proedrou” in which each visitor can taste unique Greek specialties in a beautiful and friendly environment.
A classic value for more than 16 years, our restaurant in Ano Mera Mykonos, has won its own loyal audience looking for a family tavern with honest traditional food and unpretentious atmosphere.
Mathew Tavern is a traditional Greek Tavern.
Mathew Tavern, ideally situated across Tourlos new port, between Mykonos Town and Agios Stefanos beach. The distance from Mykonian Breeze apartments is 8.7 km. In a magnificent setting with views over the bay, this charming taverna welcomes guests for more than 30 years. Locals recommend it, because of the excellent food and perfect service. Don’t forget to try the local recipes, such as stuffed mushrooms, zucchini with tyrovolia (Mykonian cheese), Matthew’s burger and salad.
Nikolas Tavern is serving in Mykonos, Agia Anna beach, Paraga, since 1967.
It’s the local’s favourite beach tavern. The distance from Mykonian Breeze apartments is 9.2 km. It is a family restaurant, which was created by Nikolas and his wife Katerina, with much passion and desire for quality homemade food. The tradition of fine cuisine and high-quality customer service was continued by their daughter Anna, which in turn handed to her son Nikolas. The tavern’s character is unchanged for over three generations and reflects the traditional Greek cuisine. All the vegetables come from the family’s nearby farm, while all the meats come from either local producers or the family farm as well. Even the seafood is fresh and locally sourced. Nikolas goes fishing for it every evening! The taverna’s food is not only flavorful and delicious, but it’s also the epitome of the eat local movement.
Kounelas Fish Tavern, since 1969, is the best place to go if you want to try traditional Greek treats which you will never forget.
You can find it at Odos Svoronou, hidden almost behind the town hall of Mykonos at a narrow street with a small yard. Fish is what you must try since they are experts at the fish barbeque. You can enjoy fresh fish, shrimps, squid, octopus, lobster, shellfish dishes—an extensive menu of tasty, authentic Greek food at very reasonable prices. If you are a meat lover, they offer a variety of fresh meat plates. Everything is simple and in a traditional manner with white and blue colours.