Where To Eat In Athens | Psaras Taverna

Up the ancient and hilly marble-paved streets of Athens’ most charming neighborhood, Plaka, sits Psaras Taverna. The restaurant has been a favorite for many generations of Athenians who appreciate traditional Greek cuisine and authentic style. This picturesque tavern is chosen by many celebrities, artists, politicians, young and old, as a unique example of old Athens atmosphere and cuisine. Psaras Tavern is situated in two renovated old mansions, opposite each other, on a quiet pedestrian street, where tables are placed outside in the summer months. The cool terrace provides a refreshing place to relax during the warmest of evenings. Interesting decor includes antique objet de art and warm colors, wooden floors and a big fireplace. All of this makes the tavern ideal for a long dinner with friends. Culinary specialties are prepared following traditional Greek recipes with their characteristic flavors incorporated into seafood, lamb, beef and more. Don’t miss Psaras, it will leave you with fond memories of Athens for years to come.