The food in Paros
The local flavors that you should taste in Paros
Traditional dishes and international cuisine throughout the island
Really good food is something you won’t have a problem finding in Paros, as well as countless choices of places to enjoy it. There are restaurants, taverns, international cuisine restaurants, restaurants specialized in souvlaki, pizzerias...
In Parikia, on the road along the sea, you will find many restaurants, fish taverns, restaurants specialized in souvlaki and fast-food restaurants. In its picturesque narrow streets there are small taverns and restaurants in the "cool yards" of the restored mansions.
In Parikia you can enjoy the magic sunset having a coffee or a crepe in one of the cafeterias by the sea. The sun that sets between the "portes" (="doors": the giant rocks at the entrance of the harbour), creating orange and red colors in the sky, will fascinate you. During the summer etesians (strong, dry north winds), the cafeterias in the narrow streets of Parikia will satisfy and protect you from the wind.
Of course, there are places that stay open 24 hours a day, where you can find something to eat if you stay out late.
In Naoussa, around the picturesque port there are many fish taverns and in the narrow streets of Naoussa, there are taverns, fast food restaurants and restaurants specialized in souvlaki.
Do not forget to taste "gouna" (sun dried fish) and octopus with "souma" (a type of raki) with good company. At the port there are also many cafeterias that turn into bars at night and stay open till late.
Visit Ambelas and taste fresh fish when the weather allows it.
In Lefkes there are taverns with exceptional local products and meats that you must visit. You can also try delicious mezes (selection of small dishes) and visit the traditional cafes that stress the picturesqueness of the village.
There are also taverns at the villages Kostos, Marpissa and Glifa. Do not forget to try seafood the fresh fish at the villages Piso Livadi, Aliki, Drios, Logaras and at the beach of Lolantonis.
In Parikia and in Naoussa there are also international cuisine restaurants. If you are fans of the Chinese, the Thai, the Mexican or of the French cuisine, here, you will taste delicious dishes that will make you travel the world. The information that you will find on this page will help you make your choice.
In a quiet, warm & comfortable environment you will enjoy the most delicious meats, cheese and vegetables we produce, as well as wine and suma at affordable prices....