GASTRONOMY

Thessaloniki is a paradise of flavors and you will realize that from the very first walk around the city. Gyros shops, bougatsa shops, ouzo bars, local cuisine taverns and pubs, bar-restaurants, places with more gourmet tastes as well as traditional pastry shops, you will find everywhere: in central parts of the city, near the sea, high up in the walls or hidden in unexpected corners within the urban fabric. Your gastronomic experience is endless!

The gastronomic identity of Thessaloniki shaped by local flavors enriched by the cultures that passed through the city and the recipes the Greek refugees brought with them from Asia Minor, Pontos and Eastern Thrace. Today the cuisine of Thessaloniki progresses, with the creative mood of the chefs to experiment and make new suggestions on traditional flavors, catapulting your palate!

The greatest travel magazines, newspapers and global websites they discover the gastronomic world of Thessaloniki, among them the New York Times which included Thessaloniki in the list of 52 cities in the world that should be visited in 2016, particularly noting that “the second town of Greece is first in the eating! Read more here

Follow the the gastronomic map we made for you and make your own experiences with flavor Thessaloniki!

Gastronomy Events Calendar

Thessaloniki is famous for being a destination in Greece for its cuisine. Here, food is made with heart to give joy and pleasure. Natural ingredients, delicious flavors,

OLIVE OIL EXPERIENCE

The ZETA-THETA olive oil standardizing and packaging company is a family business with a special love for olive oil. In their space they process, standardize and package

The Greek Wine Experience

110000 Vine Hectares, 5000 Wine Labels, 700 Registered Wineries, 300 Grape Varieties 126 Pdo Regions are in part of the network of The Greek Wine Experience. Visitors c

Aristotle Square

Residents and visitors daily drink their coffee on the most beautiful square of Greece overlooking the sea. Enjoying the maximum!

Paleon Patron Germanou Street – Pavlou Mela Street -Tsimiski Street -Mitropoleos Street – Karoloy Dil Street – Proxenou Koromila Street

In the heart of Thessaloniki, are the streets that host some of the most famous cafés in the city. With dozens of shops, their coffee is the indispensable lull in shoppin

Port / Seafront

The cafés in the port and along the seafront offers the ideal combination of coffee enjoyment by the sea.

Nea Krini (Kalamaria)

With large, comfortable rooms and lovely sea views, the Nikolaou Plastira street cafés in the suburb of Kalamaria await you in a relaxed mood!

Ladadika

The area that makes the difference even in the coffee!

Upper Town

Coffee with traditional flavor and aroma of old Thessaloniki!

Navarino square

Favorite coffee haunts of students will be yours too!