Voodoo (29 Lakchou Street, Gazi, Athens 11854) – this is a glamourous bar and restaurant that serves Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. They also have great club nights with music including foreign rock, house, and Greek music.
Tailor Made (Plateia Agias Eirinis 2, Monastiraki, Athens) – this cocktail bar is unique in that its focus is not on liquor, but on coffee. Thanks to a micro-roastery on site, expertly brewed artisan coffee (with sustainable beans) awaits newly-arrived patrons. From filtered coffee to espressos, your order will be hand-brewed right in front of […]
Space (Paradise Beach, Mykonos) – this is another popular venue for dance music fans. This is the Greek outpost of the famed nightclub of the same name in Ibiza, Spain (as well as Miami). The club itself offers stunning views over both Paradise Beach and the Aegean Ocean and has definitely made the most of […]
Socialista (Triptolemou 33, Gazi, Athens 11845) – this is one of the largest mainstream bars in Athens (located within a former warehouse). It has a great industrial vibe, a busy bar, and books Latin, Commercial House, and R&B-themed nights.
Skandinavian Bar (Agios Ioannis Square, Barkia, Chora, Mykonos 84600) – this bar has been a big part of Mykonos’ nightlife since its opening in 1978. It is a popular meeting place in Mykonos – a place where one can meet your friends or make new ones. The variety of its fine cocktails and drinks along […]
New Art Lounge (16 Filellinon Street & Syntagma Square, Athens 10557) — Unlike some other rooftop bars in Athens, this one (located on top of the New Hotel) does not have a view of Acropolis, but another local attraction: Lycabettus Hill (Athen’s highest peak). New Art Lounge, living up to its name, also features original […]
Heteroclito (Fokionos 2, Plaza, Athens 10563) – this is a popular wine bar located just a few steps from the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens. For a taste of the best quality Greek wine, this is the place to go! The pleasant neighborhood bar offers a wide selection, including many excellent local labels. Forbes magazine mentioned […]
GazARTE (32-34 Voutadon Street, Gazi, Athens) – located in the gentrified downtown district of Gazi, this is an artsy lounge, where patrons can sit comfortably at the cozy, warm-colored couches and enjoy their drinks to the accompaniment of delicious finger food. The warm soft lighting of the lampshades and the beautiful classical carpets in combination […]
Drunk Sinatra (Thiseos 16, Athens) – located near Ermou Street and Syntagma Square, this bar attracts an international crowd, and adds atmosphere through its staff (which dresses in vintage clothes), and its interior (which borrows from the 1960s). It’s also gained a positive reputation for its cocktails.
Cubanita Havana Club (Karaiskaki 28, Athens) – located in the club district of Psyrri, this is the go-to place for those passing through Athens and wish to party to Latin music. Salsa, Merengue, Latin Hip Hop and other types of dance music are regularly played here. They have a fantastic live band nearly every night, […]