Koukaki is definitely having a moment. This residential neighborhood has seen an explosion of cafés and restaurants within its borders in the past five years. An excellent neighborhood to wander around, it boasts plenty of bars where you can read, listen to some good tunes or have a drink with friends. Below is our guide to the top bars in Koukaki.
Meaning ‘the father’, Baba Au Rum was created by a father for his son, and to make sure his son would remember him, Kostas Marangos chose the unique name. The place feels warm and homey, inviting you to spend the day sipping iced coffee or beer, enjoying some meze or the house burger, and chit-chatting with your friends.
Baba Au Rum, Falirou 53, Athens, Greece, +30 21 5550 5565
Very near O Babas, you will find Monsieur Barbu. Widely known across town for its delicious brunch in collaboration with food blogger extraordinaire Pasta Flora, Monsieur Barbu has everything a cool joint needs: a killer burger, tasty appetizers, top-notch cocktails and a relaxed vibe. You can easily spend an entire day working here or stop by for an after-work drink with colleagues.
Monsieur Barbu, Falirou 59, Athens, Greece, +30 21 0924 7555