Best Restaurants on Mykonos

Greece Travel Secrets picks its best restaurants on Mykonos, choosing those gourmet restaurants known for their fine dining, and some with tasting menus.

evas-garden-restaurant-mykonos-2.jpgThe entrance to Eva's Garden,
one of the best restaurants on Mykonos

Sumptuous dining experiences await visitors to the Greek island of Mykonos, as it is home to some of the finest and top-quality gourmet restaurants. Food lovers who find themselves on this beautiful island are in for a culinary treat. Today, we’re here to share our list of the best places to eat on Mykonos.

Best Restaurants on Mykonos

matsuhisa-mykonos.jpgChef Nobu Matsuhisa in his restaurant on Mykonos

Our first stop is the renowned Matsuhisa Mykonos, in the Belvedere Hotel in Mykonos Town, phone: +30 2289 077700, belvederehotel.com. Celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa's restaurant offers an exciting fusion of Japanese cuisine with Peruvian ingredients. Mykonos' branch continues to uphold the reputation with an exquisite menu and stunning views of the Aegean Sea. Their signature black cod in miso is a must-try.

interni-restaurant-mykonos.jpgSample dish at the Interni restaurant on Mykonos

Next on our list, we have the acclaimed Interni, in Matogianni, phone: +30 2289 026333, internirestaurant.com. This place is a mecca for both Greek food lovers and those seeking an opulent al fresco dining experience. Interni opened ahead of the crowd back in 2000 and features both conventional Greek dishes and modern interpretations, made with the freshest of local ingredients.

remezzo-restaurant-mykonos.jpgThe Remezzo, one of the best restaurants on Mykonos

Another top-tier establishment is Remezzo, in Polikandrioti, phone: +30 2289 025257, remezzo-mykonos.com. It's been an iconic destination since 1967 and is perfect for those who love gourmet dining and sophisticated cocktails. With stunning views of the old port, it provides an unforgettable dining experience. How about risotto with asparagus cream, roasted scallops, shrimps and shellfish?

sale-and-pepe-restaurant-mykonos.jpgThe Sale e Pepe restaurant on Mykonos

For more fine Italian dining on Mykonos, look no further than Sale e Pepe, in Lakka, phone: +30 2289 027176, saleepepe.gr. Exceptional Italian cuisine is prepared with a modern twist, ensuring it leaves an unforgettable impression on diners. They have a range of fantastic pizzas, homemade pastas, risottos, and wonderful fresh seafood.

koursaros-restaurant-mykonos.jpgSushi plate at the Koursaros restaurant on Mykonos

Our list would be incomplete without mentioning Koursaros, in Meletopoulou, phone: +30 2289 078100, koursarosmykonos.gr. Known for its delicious seafood, its menu encompasses a wide range of Mediterranean seafood dishes, as well as some of the best sushi on the island. The ambiance of its lush garden adds a romantic touch to your night out.

evas-garden-restaurant-mykonos.jpgEva's Garden

Prepare for an enchanting dining experience at Eva's Garden, located at Gouma Square in Kalogera, phone: +30 2289 022140, evas-garden.gr. Serving Greek dishes, this place combines tradition and innovation to present flavoursome dishes in a unique rooftop garden setting. Some of the dishes sound simple – dolmades, spinach pie, moussaka – but you won’t find them done better anywhere, and there are more international offerings like penne with smoked salmon or chicken with cashews and soy sauce.

buddha-bar-beach-restaurant-mykonos.jpgThe Buddha-Bar Beach Restaurant

Next on our journey is Buddha-Bar Beach, based at the Santa Marina Resort, Ornos, phone: +30 2289 023220, santa-marina.gr. Perfectly located by the sea, it serves innovative fusion cuisine, and their sushi and cocktails are noted for their flavourful twists. Try their green chicken curry with jasmine rice, or black pepper wok-fried beef.

scorpios-restaurant-mykonos.jpgScorpios, one of Mykonos's best restaurants

We wrap up our list with Scorpios, also in Paraga, phone: +30 2289 029250, scorpiosmykonos.com. This well-designed beachfront eating place serves up local cuisine but with an international flair. Their tasting menus offer a variety of stunning dishes, and there’s always something happening here, including music and other events.

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Top Mykonos Dining Tips

  • While exploring these gourmet eating places, keep in mind that dining in Greece is a leisurely affair. Allow yourself ample time to savour and enjoy the meal.
  • Don't worry if you're not a seafood lover. These fine dining establishments offer a wide selection of meats, poultry, and vegetarian dishes that are equally delicious.
  • While it's not necessary to dress up for dinner, some of these establishments encourage smart-casual attire. So, it's always worth checking before you go.
  • Don't forget to make a reservation, especially during peak season. Many of these places are high in demand and might be fully booked.
  • If possible, plan to dine at sunset. The breathtaking view adds an extra touch of magic.
  • Consider trying local wines; Mykonos produces excellent wines that wonderfully complement your meal.
  • If you're celebrating a special occasion, let the establishment know ahead of time. They often provide added touches to make your evening even more special.
  • Most of these fine dining places offer both a la carte and set menu options. For a complete culinary delight, consider opting for the tasting menus.
  • If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, let the restaurant staff know in advance. They're typically very accommodating.
  • The dining prices in Mykonos may be on the higher side, but the combination of the picturesque views, the exceptional service, and the excellent food all add up to a truly unforgettable dining experience.
  • Make sure to leave room for desserts. Greek cuisine is famous for its sweet delights, and trust us, it's worth trying!

In a nutshell, Mykonos is a food lover's paradise where every diner can find something to satisfy their palate. This is just our personal choice of the best restaurants on Mykonos - there are many more brilliant places, believe us! "Kali Orexi" or as they say in French, "Bon Appétit"!

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