Avli tou Thodori boasts one of the finest locations in Mykonos, situated on the Platis Gialos beach – one of the most popular and beautiful pieces of coastline on the island. The winner of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2014 based on consistently excellent customer feedback, Avli tou Thodori offers classic Greek dishes to diners. You can choose from traditional appetisers including fava beans, hummus, fried zucchini, feta wrapped in filo pastry, and grilled halloumi cheese. Main courses include locally caught grilled octopus, steamed mussels, or grilled calamari or sardines – or if you are feeling a little more carnivorous then try the pork or chicken souvlaki.
Avli tou Thodori, Platis Gialos, Mykonos, Greece, +30 2289078100
Avra in Mykonos Town is just around the corner from the Aegean Maritime Museum and a few minutes’ walk from the Old Port of Mykonos. You can dine inside, on the rooftop terrace, or in a traditional secluded courtyard garden and sample the cuisine of Chef Nikos, who has over two decades of experience preparing excellent Greek cuisine. On the menu, you can sample classic dishes including halloumi wrapped in bacon, wild mushrooms with a squeeze of lemon, and octopus sautéed in white wine to start, and then traditional Greek favourites such as pork fillets served up with honey and thyme sauce, and lamb roasted with fresh rosemary and garlic.
Avra, Kalogera 27, Mykonos Town, Mykonos, Greece, +30 2289 022298