Our Santorini Lifestyle City Guide in few simple points
BEST SANTORINI RESTAURANTS:
Ammoudi Fish Tavern
: Eat like a local and enjoy the stunning view! Fresh and delicious food served right in front of the bay. We warmly suggest to have dinner here in order to enjoy the beautiful sunset. Ask for a table on the ground-floor terrace or on the highest one. You'll love it! Charlina
: Do you like Zorba, the traditional dance - with dancers breaking plates-? Book your table here on Thursday then!Idol
: Idol is a cafe and a restaurant is situated in a magnificent location in Fira. The restaurant is famous for its cuisine and unique recipes. It serves very nice dishes, all cooked with fresh local products. Enjoy you meal in a romantic setting, gazing at the volcano and the unique sunset!Selene
: Since 2010 this restaurant has moved location from Fira to Pyrgos. Pyrgos is one of the most beautiful and well-preserved villages of Santorini built around a medieval castle located in one of the highest points of the island offering magnificent views. The restaurant lies next to the famous vineyards and the valuable farmlands of Santorini.Ambrosia
: It offers you one of the island's most tranquil and dreamlike terrace views of the Santorini volcanic sea Caldera. Its fine Mediterranean and Modern Greek Cuisine will also please your senses. A menu carefully balanced with seafood, Mediterranean meat dishes, traditional vegetarian specialties, pastas and salads - plus signature Ambrosia dessertsSunset Ammoudi Taverna
: Under the deep red cliffs of Oia, where the waves reach your feet and make the boats dancing on the horizon, is where Sunset Taverna is located with delicious seafood dishes.BEST SANTORINI HOTELS:Alti Suites
: The refined luxury and modern comfort is combined with personalized services
provided by highly-trained ( and extremely kind) staff and, along with the friendly service, create an atmosphere of warm hospitality, that will make you feel at home. Yiota and the staff will make you feel like a princess!
Andronis Luxury Suites: The multi-villa property gently cascades down the side of this unparalleled Greek island, forming part of the traditional landscape yet with Zen-like sophistication and discrete luxury
White Pearl Villas: The White Pearl Villas seductively awake all senses with their awe-inspiring Volcano vistas, bespoke touches, sophisticated aesthetics and unsurpassed comfort. Indulge in their mystique and enjoy the holidays of a lifetime!
Kirini Suites: Nestled in the village of Oia, famed for offering the best views in Santorini, Kirini is literally the idyllic splendid retreat of the Aegean Sea. Suites of white perfectionism, the Anthós Restaurant sculpted into the rocks by the pool, an ambient spa that deifies all senses and an exceptional – always present and always discreet – service.
Suites of the Gods: Suites of the Gods is located at the village of Megalohori, 350,00 meters above Athinios Seaport, overlooking the caldera, the legendary volcano and the islands glorious sunset. The Spa was designed to be a feast for the mind and body it is located in an exclusive 100-year-old winery.
Ambassadors Suites: Opened in 2013, the stunning location of the villas is just the prelude to what can be summarized as the ultimate Santorini escape, a cool haven of barefoot luxury and pleasure that consists of breathtaking vistas, exciting architecture, sophisticated interiors and impeccable service.
Katikies Hotel: Awe inspiring views, sublime Santorini sunsets and perfectly manicured pink bougainvilleas provide the magnificent backdrop for this perennially gleaming, glistening white luxury hotel that spills down the cliffs of the magical Caldera.
BEST SANTORINI CAFES AND COCKTAIL BARS:
Tango: Tango Bar is an idea, a destination for all those who truly want to have a good time! If you are an early starter, enjoy the Sunset from its balcony along with chillout and lounge music and some good company! A perfect start to an amazing night!
Demilmar Beach, Restaurant & Bar: Set against the black beach of Perissa, where magic mountain meets the deep blue, there is the new site of the beach bar and restaurant Demilmar. A place that promises to take you back to the wonderful flavors and take you off with his musical choices and its unique cocktails.
Theros Wave Bar: In a landscape of extraordinary beauty, at Eros beach in Santorini island, Theros Wave Bar is the perfect all day destination throughout the summer. Exotic, romantic, elegant, cheerful and welcoming, has been voted as one of the best beach bars in the Mediterranean and it is ideal for events, weddings, parties, receptions. Join the club and live at Theros Wave Bar the most memorable moments of your vacation!
Palia Kameni: Note that the upper and middle terraces open daily from 9am for morning coffee & breakfast drinkers till the early morning. The lower terrace opens for sunset and through the nighttime. Coming mid-season, they will be launching their new fine dining experience on the lower terrace to provide some of their thirsty drinkers with the finest food in Santorini.
Koo Club: An island known for romantic weddings and getaway honeymoons, Santorini isn't regularly associated with great island nightlife like its nearby neighbors of Mykonos and Crete. But Koo Club is an obvious exception with its legendary indoor-outdoor dance experience located in the island heart of Fira! The indoor space is a two-story arched roof ceiling suspended with crystal-strewn chandeliers and glittery disco balls. A long counter-style bar runs the length of the room with backlit display case of high-end alcohols and flexed-up collection of local bartenders.
Elisabetta (Pinktrotters Team)