Best wine bars

Food, Nightlife — By nellyparaskevopoulou on December 23, 2011 at 3:43 pm

‘Oinoscent’ a friendly and cool wine bar and wine shop on central Voulis str, just 200 mtrs from Syntagma,  is one of the best places for enjoyable wine tasting. The owners, with a wide experience of wines, will offer their advice on which variety to choose. Greek wines and also labels from all over the world, which can be sipped accompanied with Greek cheese and salami plateau. Wine tasting evenings are held often on the premises, where  you can also shop for elegant gifts. Try 4 different wines for 6 euros for the ultimate experience. Voulis 44a, tel. 210 3229374








Winepoint is the new hot point exclusively for Greek wines in Athens. At a short distance from the Acropolis Museum and very close to the metro station, this interesting wine bar offers customers the opportunity to learn more about the excellent wines of Greece. More than 150 different labels from all over the country which can be accompanied with cheese and finger food, starting at 4 euro per glass. Wine tasting events for beginners and experts, and presentations of individual producers  are also organized. A. Diakou & Porinou 2, tel. 210 9227050






Scala Vinoteca in Kolonaki, Sina 50 & Anagnostopoulou, is a casual wine bar and restaurant designed to accentuate the combined tastes  of food and wine. 120 wine labels, mainly from Greece but also from many other countries, offer a wide and varied experience. The menu is Mediterranean with some Asian influence, with seasonal ingredients and the list is presented in price categories, offering clients the opportunity to choose between a classic a la carte meal or more varied dishes. Mainstream music, a modern environment based on the concept of a wooden wine crate, and a cool garden for the summer months, create a unique location. tel. 210 3610041







Fabrica de Vino, is situated right in the centre of Athens, very close to Omonia, on Emanouil Benaki 3. Reasonable prices, wines from all over Greece, many from small producers who are new to the general public and an interesting live musical selection with traditional Greek music and rock groups. Customers can also taste champagne, dessert wines, and other varieties, accompanied with selected cheese and other mezedes from the Greek cuisine, or tapas and pinchos with Mediterranean tastes.  This wine bar is situated in a renovated building which goes back to 1880 and has a devoted clientele, who appreciate the quality and the lively atmosphere. tel. 210 3214148


Cellier Le Bistrot is an all-time classic all-day wine bar restaurant, in Athens. Classy and chic, the bistrot serves a wide range of high quality wines from all over the world in an elegant  French bistrot atmosphere. The tradition  goes back to 1938, when the Cellar restaurant first opened close by, becoming a famous meeting point for the elite of the time, introducing gourmet tastes to the clientele. You can choose your glass from a long and varied list which changes daily, in this historical corner of the town. Panepistimiou 10, tel. 210 3638523

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