Mykonos Guide: The Ultimate Guide for your lovely vacations in Mykonos Island!
Summer is close and we all are excited to plan our holidays at the beautiful Greek Islands!
Without a doubt, Mykonos Island is one of the most trend-setter destinations with plenty of choices for food, dancing, partying and relaxation! For all of you who want to visit the most beautiful spots in Mykonos, the team of Anna Maria Mazaraki has created the must have guide!
ALL DAY ALL NIGHT
Ftelia Beach 'on the edge', Mykonos Town, 84 600
A bohemian setting in Mykonos, for a boho chic day at a beautiful restaurant and beach bar with great music and gourmet cuisine.
P.S :The best thing about Alemagou is the fact that you can rent a boat, in order to discover island’s hidden treasures and private beaches!
2) Buddha Bar
Ornos Beach, Mykonos, 84 600
The Buddha-Bar Beach is the Aegean-style version of the world-famous Buddha-Bar lifestyle experience. Located above the private beach of Santa Marina, this seafront bar offers a heavenly setting for first-class dinning and cocktails. Discover the excellent cuisine, which is a Mediterranean twist alongside the famous Buddha-Bar specialties. Top DJs from all around the world play on the decks, with the best electro, house and EDM music till early morning hours.
Psarou Beach, Mykonos, 84 600
Nammos all day restaurant is always the talk of the town, since except for its famous everyday parties and concerts. One of the island’s hotspots, the island is a spot celebrities such as Mariah Carey, The Kardashian, Giorgio Armani, Roberto Cavali, Kate Moss frequent, filled with fashion designers, actors, singers, sports stars and supermodels.
4) Panormos Principote
Panormos, Mykonos, 84 600
Principote all day restaurant, is located at a magical coast area, protected by the wind, with an island Boho chic decoration and great lounge music.
Pasaji Athens has now opened its Mykonos location with one of the most beautiful summer locations, at Ornos Beach. Pasaji is the best choice for a great swim, a nice ambience with tasteful food and a romantic environment.
Paraga Beach, Platys Gialos, 84 600
SantAnna sits at the heart of Paraga Beach, in an impressive complex of 10,000 m². This unprecedented manifold, with Cycladic architecture and island’s elegance is the biggest beachfront pool of Europe with sea water, impressive restaurants, bars, lounges, fashions boutiques and private cabanas. A must experience when you visit the island.
7) Scorpios Beach
Paraga, Mykonos, 84 600
Scorpios is one of the most popular and lifestyle spots of the jetsetters. Scorpios charms visitors with its unique location, great food and Sneaky Sunday parties on Sunday afternoons. The idyllic yellow, golden and pink shades of the Cycladic sun that are entwined with the endless blue of the sky together with the beautiful minimal music.
Solymar Beach is located in Kalo Livadi, on the southeastern coast of Mykonos. The seaside, the crystal blue-green water and the sandy beach of Solymar offers stunning views of the Aegean Sea and even the neighborly Naxos Island. Here, you will enjoy delicious dishes of Modern Greek cuisine and colorful cocktails, as well as dance music during Solymar’s unforgettable noon parties in a bathing suit and salty hair.
1) Ftelia Beach
North Winds and fanatic windsurfers: Ftelia beach is perfect for wave riding and windsurf. 7 km east of Mykonos Town (Hora) there is Ftelia beach with big comfortable cushions, the bluest waters and fresh fruit platters served fresh under the Aegean sun.
2) Fokos Beach
Hidden away from the crowds, on the northern part of Mykonos and 13 km away from Mykonos Town there is the peaceful and sandy beach of Fokos. Few people visit this beautiful and wild place since it is not an organized beach.
Kalafatis is approximately 12 km away from Mykonos Town. It is an organized beach with trees that offers natural shade and clear blue-green waters.
Kalafatis is a heavenly place for windsurfers, since the strong winds make the beach a great place for windsurfing fun.
4) Kalo Livadi
At the south-eastern part of the island, between Elia and Kalafatis, you will find the iconic beach of Kalo Livadi, one of the largest beaches of Mykonos. Here you will find the celebrities’ new hot spot with great beach bars.
Paraga Beach is on the south part of Mykonos Town and offers very easy access. Paraga’s sand and rocks create a natural scene, which is ideal for diving.
Psarou Beach is 5 km away from Mykonos Town and it is one of the most popular and famous beaches of the island. It’s pure and clean white sand together with the crystal clear waters make this beach so special. Psarou Beach is ideal for sunbathing, relaxation, as well as sea sports.
1) Ancient Ruins In Delos
Discover the ancient island of Delos, a UNESCO world heritage site just a short boat ride from cosmopolitan Mykonos. A journey in time, visiting Delos is reliving the glory of Ancienct Greek civilization.
2) Little Venice
Probably the most famous and celebrated sunset spot of the island, Little Venice is truly a unique spot for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. Don’t miss the chance to visit the picturesque and romantic spot before barhopping in Mykonos town.
The ultimate shopping destination of the island, with boutiques and bards that spread across the street! A grea walk for nighttime when the weather is cooler and the night is young!
4) Paraportiani Church
A most special 17th whitewashed Greek church complex made of 5 joined churcehs on the tip of the old port, this church will make you feel like you are starring in a Mama Mia movie!
BUT FIRST BREAKFAST
1) Marenga Milk Bar
Ano Vrisi- My Mall, Mykonos Town, 84 600
Marenga Milk Bar is the must place to happily start your day in Mykonos.
The menu’s suggestions on brunch choices are numerous and they change continuously. Some of the exquisite dishes are poached eggs with prosciutto and pancakes with chocolate for a naughty alternative!
2) The Liberty Breakfast Room
New Peripheral Road, 84 600
A beautiful restaurant with modern decoration and a large veranda with great view. All of the fresh menu’s products are cultivated by small island producers, such as the organic potatoes from Syros Island or vinegar from Mykonos Island.
3) Trio Bambini
Manto Maurogenous Square, Mykonos Town, 84 600
A Mykonos favotire! At Trio Bambini you can find 100% natural Greek yoghurt with healthy, pure & traditional ingredients from local producers, delicious choices like homemade crepes & waffles, as well as handmade fresh ice cream.
SOMETHING TO EAT
Maurogeni st. Goumenio sq, Mykonos Town, 84 600
For over 16 years, Appaloosa restaurant, one of the most colorful corners of Mykonos Town, is there to serve you the perfect mélange of Mykonian cuisine and ethnic flavors from all around the world.
Although, Appaloosa is renowned for its yummy burritos with homemade chilly and guacamole, the menu suggests the Indian vegetarian dishes, the exuberant salads and the dishes of the day.
Enjoy the upgraded cocktail list by Asklipios, under the sound of jazz soul and funk music.
Peripheral Road, Ornos, 846 00
The pinkest restaurant of Mykonos! The summery, cool and cheerful setting of Bowl is preferred by healthy eating lovers or by those who want to combine delicacies with modern combinations of organic, seasonal, local, superfoods, and vegan friendly ingredients.
Pouliou 1, Mykonos, Ftelia Beach, 84 600
In the frontline beach location of at Ftelia Beach, there is a brand new concept with an old time character. Farma offers products cultivated only in the Cyclades and specifically less than 77 miles from Mykonos island. Farma is unique as it has its own farming land where the 60 % of the menu’s vegetables grow, while all menu’s product based on seasonality. Some of the most famous menu’s dishes are: the fresh herb garlic, the spaghetti with ewe’s minced meat, the Mykonian onion and the honey pie.
Matogiannia, Mykonos Town, 846 00
When it comes to the high requirements of gastronomy, Interni Restaurant remains the first choice at the “Island of the Winds”. The most beautiful garden in Matogiannia is the ideal place for dinner and drinks right at the heart of the island!
The menu is mainly Mediterranean together with flavors from all around the world.
5) Kastro's Restaurant
Agion Anarguron 1, Paraportiani, Little Venice, Mykonos, 846 00
The Kastro’s restaurant in Mykonos Town for over 37 years, offers good Greek cuisine and tasteful cocktails. The menu includes Greek specialties and Mediterranean flavors.
6) La Maison de Katrin
Agiou Gerasimou, Mykonos, 84 600
Authentic gastronomy in Mykonos. This restaurant is the favorite destination for every food lover.
The La Maison de Katrin restaurant perfectly combines traditional Greek recipes together with French gourmet flavors, warm hospitality with sophisticated environment and the finest materials with the simplicity of the Cycladic landscape. Katrin is a boutique restaurant where you can find a variety of dishes, like stuffed zucchini or chateaubriand fillet.
You will also find: Greek Mediterranean cuisine, French cuisine, traditional local products, olive oil and homemade feta cheese.
Agios Swsths, 84 600
Kiki’s Tavern is literally hidden under the trees. The daily specials are cooked daily on a grill next to the main entrance, in front of the customers and al fresco. The perfect place to taste authentic Greek cuisine with large portions and a traditional tavern vibe.
8) Kounelas Fish Tavern
Svorwnou 1, Mykonos Town, 84 600
Since 1969, the famous “Kounelas Fish Tavern” is serving traditional mezze, fresh fish, shrimps, lobsters and delicious spaghetti. Don’t miss the fresh oysters of the 3rd generation fisherman – owner.
Matogiannia 47, Mykonos Town, 846 00
This is the only bar restaurant which remains the same after 30 years of operation. It is characterized by the selected Mediterranean cuisine, the premium wines and the fantastic cocktails in Lotus's magical yard.
10) Ling Ling
Malamatenias st., Matogiannia, 84 600
Right in the center of Mykonos old town, Ling Ling Restaurant features an outdoor restaurant and bar, a private dining room and a lounge area, which are ideal for late nightlife. The Cantonese menu is inspired by Hakkasan’s cuisine and the local ingredients of Greece. Ling Ling Restaurant serves unique cocktails, mixed by world widely famous bartenders.
Thanks to Mr. Pug, Mykonos got a unique restaurant with Thai notes and Asian atmosphere. The restaurant is the new “baby” of the prestigious and awarded chef Giorgos Venieris. At Mr. Pug you can enjoy a multifaceted dinner combining alternative versions of classical Asian dishes with unexpected fusion cuisine ideas that are influenced by the Greek natural ingredients.
12) Nice n Easy
Aleukantra Square, Mykonos Town, 84 600
At the most magical spot of Mykonos, at Aleukantra Square next to Little Venic, you can find the restaurant that combines gourmet healthy food and modern cuisine. Nice n Easy will not disappoint as it is the first organic restaurant on the island with gluten-free, vegan and dairy free options together and magical views.
Mathaiou Andronikou, Mykonos, 84 600
Nikkei Restaurant is the result of the mix between two different civilizations, Japan and Perou and it has also influences from Spain and China. The restaurant emphasizes on the philosophy of simple cuisine, quality raw ingredients and excellent technique. In 2015 the restaurant was awarded by the Tasty Guide Awards as the best new restaurant.
Old Port, Mykonos, 84 600
Since 1967, the legendary bar “REMEZZO”, internationally famous for the music and the parties, has become the meeting point for numerous international stars. The high aesthetic, quality and standard Mediterranean cuisine emphasizes mostly on seafood and on a selection of impressive wines.
15) Sea Satin
Windmills, Mykonos, 84 600
One of the most cosmopolitan and special restaurants of Mykonos, charactirised by the Greek word “Kefi” or joy. Sea Satin is located under the famous insland’s windmills and overlooks the windmills and Little Venice. Hot point is the deliciously served fish (in huge crystals or marbles), as well as the excellent donuts or “loukoumades”. After you finish your lovely dinner, prepare yourselves for endless dancing until morning on tables and breaking plates.
16) Spilia Restaurant
Kalafatis Beach, Mykonos, 84 600
Next to Kalafatis beach, on the beautiful bay of Agia Anna, there is the one and only Spilia Restaurant. On a natural rocky platform, hanging over the sea, Spilia Restaurant is the most iconic hotspot of Mykonos. For over 30 years, this stunning all-day restaurant is offering an authentic gastronomic experience.
Matogiannia, Mykonos Town, 84 600
If you want an authentic after midnight experience on the island, you need to visit Astra, the nightclub remains the same incredibly popular since 1960.
2) Blue Marlin
One of the most outstanding clubs of cosmopolitan Ibiza opened its doors - along with many champagne bottles - in Mykonos Island. "Blue Marlin" is here to prove that there is no measure in exaggeration.
Enoplon Dunameon, Mykonos, 84 600
Since summer 2015, when Bonbonniere Mykonos opened its doors, London’s staple club remains one of the favorite spots of the island's world-famous celebrities looking for an unforgettable evening. Bonbonniere has attracted celebrities including Nicole Scherzinger and Lindsay Lohan.
4) Cinderella Disco
Agias Kuriakis, Mykonos, 84 600
The famous Athenian disco “Cinderella,” has traveled in Mykonos Island and it is located in the historic Pierro's bar. Cinderella's disco music together with the disco balls and the disco floor travel you to another era, which reminds that one of the legendary Studio 54 in New York, in 1970s.
Little Venice, Mykonos Town, 84 600
When the sun goes down the only desire that you will have in Caprice Bar is to dance and drink the notable cocktails, decorated with fresh, exotic, summer fruits.
Little Venice, Mykonos, 84 600
The iconic Galleraki cocktail bar in Mykonos Town, which overlooks the stunning view of the windmills and Little Venice, is decorated with colors that add a very friendly and cozy atmosphere. Here you can simultaneously enjoy your cocktail and the romantic sunset.
7) Jackie O’ Beach
Super Paradise Bay, Mykonos, 84 600
Visit the most unique Beach Club & Restaurant, located above the extraordinary, turquoise waters of Super Paradise Bay.
Express yourself and relax all day at the beach, at the Jacuzzi or at the pool next to the beach club.
8) Queen of Mykonos
Enoplon Dunameon, Mykonos, 84 600
Just a few minutes far from Mykonos Town, the “Queen” of Mykonos is waiting for you to drink your favorite cocktail and taste your favorite snack and appetizer.
Little Venice, Mykonos, 84 600
At the heart of Little Venice, Scarpa Bar is there to serve you cocktails with fresh fruits. On windy days, you may get wet, since Scarpa is right next to the sea!
Moni Square, Mykonos, 84 600
The hottest club in Mykonos Town: modern and cosmopolitan hotspot. The best DJs will guarantee you a perfect night full of dancing. If you want a nice place with upgraded atmosphere, then Moni is the perfect place.
11) Toy room
Little Venice, Mykonos, 84 600
London's famed Toy Room Club comes at the heart of Little Venice for an exclusive and exciting experience. With a decoration that reminds us a luxurious living room and with artworks by the world-renowned artist Philippe Cardin, exclusively made for Toy Room Mykonos, you get the feeling that this is a destination for the “high society.
Lakka, Mykonos, 84 600
Designed by the architect Dimitris Tsigos, VOID Mykonos combines elegance with minimal style. Void venue in Lakka, with the impressive LED roof sculpture and the rounded organic design is another addition to Mykonian Nightclubs.
13) 180ο Sunset
Castle Panigirakis, Mykonos Town, 84 600
Just a few minutes outside Mykonos Town, is the ideal place to be if you are in a romantic mood and want to watch the sunset. The 180º sunset bar brings to the island a lounge spot of relaxation, exclusively devoted to sunsets.
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