Mykonos welcomes millions of visitors from all corners of the world each and every summer. This great diversity is reflected in the plethora of amazing restaurants and tavernas which are ready to cater to even the most discerning travelers.
As locals, we know which ones are the best! We love to recommend the top restaurants and tavernas in Mykonos to our lovely guests. That’s because dining well in Greece is part of the Greek holiday experience.
We’ve created a list of the top restaurants and tavernas in Mykonos, which you should definitely try in 2016.
Bill & Coo Gourmet Restaurant
This gourmet restaurant is considered a “must-dine” restaurant in Mykonos. The restaurant’s menu presents intriguing flavors and aromas created by award-winning chef Athinagoras Kostakos. Here you will get to try exquisite recipes which have been inspired by authentic Greek cuisine and the finest of the renowned international gastronomy, prepared using fresh, seasonal and biological ingredients.
Joanna’s Nikos Place
Joanna’s Nikos Place is set just a few minutes from downtown Mykonos, on the shores of the Megali Ammos beach. This traditional family restaurant has a laid back atmosphere and is the perfect spot to watch the famous Mykonos sunset. The restaurant features an outdoor grill which is set right on the beach. Enjoy a delicious home cooked meal, a selection of meze, fresh fish and a variety of meats grilled to perfection. In the summer Joanna’s Nikos place is the perfect spot for outside dining, where you can feel the sand right under your feet.
Mykonos Buddha Bar
Located on the grounds of the Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos Buddha Bar is the trendiest addition to the Mykonian nightlife scene. This cosmopolitan beach bar has become the hotspot of the island, serving exclusive menus designed by Buddha Bar’s world-renowned chefs.
Nammos Restaurant by the Sea
Nammos is considered a top name in dining throughout the island. Over the years it has gained the reputation of being one of the most famous beach restaurants in Europe. Set on the beautiful Psarou beach the restaurant is divided between a formal dining area, lounge bar and beach club. Nammos is the celebrity hotspot, the place to see and be seen.
Tasos is a traditional beach taverna located on scenic Paranga Beach. The taverna is ideal for a casual lunch by the sea or a relaxed authentic Greek dinner. Over the years Tasos has gained excellent reputation among the locals and visitors alike. The taverna serves a varied selection of fresh seafood dishes, appetizers and meat dishes.
The list of Top Restaurants and Tavernas in Mykonos doesn’t stop here. We are always on the search of discovering new places and flavours. Stay tuned for more restaurant recommendations coming soon. Do you have any special restaurant or taverna to recommend? Drop us a line by commenting below.