Whether you are simply passing through by sailboat or planning to weigh anchor for a few days, one thing is for certain. Corfu is well worth the visit. Besides the fact that its natural beauty, cultural charm, and vibrant heritage, this Greek Island boasts some of the best restaurants you’re going to wish you tried sooner. Here are the 10 top best restaurants in Corfu…
With its location right on the beach. This island restaurant creates the perfect mix of both alluring ambiance and magnificent gastronomic experiences for each one of its guests. Specializing in seafood (no surprise there), a particular favorite happens to be the seafood pasta – easily paired with an excellent wine or chilled cocktail. A rich variety on the menu will give you plenty of excellent options to choose from at Maistro.
Guests come to Archontiko for the picturesque views and then end up staying for the incredible food and welcoming staff. Whether you are traveling with your friends, family, or even the little ones, everyone is invited to enjoy a lovely mix of Greek, European, and Mediterranean cuisine at Archontiko in Lefkimmi-Chlomotiana Village. Huge portions of food, reasonable prices, and some of the best service in town. It is a well worthwhile place to enjoy a meal while on Corfu. Do not forget to book a table in advance, especially during summer so you can always get the best location with the best view!
Are you looking for something chic and modern? You’ll certainly love the atmosphere and décor of Pyramid! A beachside retreat made of both marble and stone. Find your perfect spot to enjoy the view and get ready to enjoy a meal made from only the finest Greek produce and olive oil. Pair your meal with one of the wines on its extensive wine list and watch the sun slowly sink behind the horizon while live music plays in the background. Pyramid Restaurant is a must for any first-timers and/or returning guests of Corfu!
The Three Brothers
Situated in Corfu’s lovely Astrakeri. The Three Brothers restaurant boasts excellent freshly caught seafood. This place has a genuine family-owned atmosphere you will feel from the first moment you walk through its doors. A charming spot where elegance, excellent service, and good-sized dishes help to make it a memorable find while in Corfu. Guests tend to order the famous shark dish, calamari, prawns, or the marinated whitebait…all of which are sure to not disappoint.
Salto Wine Bar -Bistro
What can ever go wrong with a glass of wine? Here at Salto Wine Bar-Bistro, you’ll find that and more with its welcoming atmosphere, knowledgeable staff, and excellent menu options. Located right in Corfu Town, making it easy to find spot for popping in or spending an evening chatting and sipping wines. Share several small dishes like mini kebabs, anchovies, and marinated chicken. Providing a solitary refuge for those who need a break from the hustle and bustle of Corfu Town, Salto Wine Bar-Bistro proves excellent options throughout any time of the day.
Excellent fusion of both Greek and Italian cuisine. Etrusco is run by the Italian-Corflot Botrini family, which makes it all the more alluring of a place to visit. With a family vibe met with excellent presentation of their wide range of dishes. You’ll find your culinary experience here to surely meet the high standards of this award-winning restaurant. One aspect particularly loved by guests is the canapes each presented on top of a map directly atop the country of its origin. Inspired dishes from all over the Mediterranean help to make this an unforgettable dining experience. Definitely one of the best restaurants in Corfu.
Old Fortress Restaurant
One glimpse at the impressive architecture of this grand Venetian structure situated among a stunning scenic landscape, is reason enough to add this to your list of dining options. This particular Corfu restaurant offers both Greek dishes and Corflot cuisine. Enjoying a meal here not only means indulging in lovely foods but also experiencing a unique sense of Corfu culture.
Chill & Grill
Not enough time for a long meal? The Chill & Grill provides the perfect alternative for a quicker and simpler meal while not sacrificing the option of great food. Specializing in Greek and Mediterranean food like the classic gyro with other options like salads or even burgers, there is something for every type of eater to enjoy here. Located in the lovely Kassiopi, it is amongst some of the favorites – especially for those who simply need some good food and need it fast.
George & Elena’s Taverna
Currently rated as #1 best restaurant by TripAdvisor, George & Elena’s Taverna provides a fun, laid back, and casual atmosphere for their guests. Duo to the special events throughout the week, travelers and locals alike stop in to enjoy refreshing drinks, fantastic food, and even better company. Expect to see a wide range of Mediterranean, Greek, and Vegetarian options on the menu.
Looking for a cozy, quaint, little spot to enjoy a tranquil meal? Then Klimataria may just become your new favorite. Family-owned and only able to serve a total of eleven tables. This restaurant is located in the tiny fishing village of Benitses. Emphasizing on fresh and seasonal produce, the dishes are unique and fresh in every possible way. An intimate setting with friendly staff helps to make this one of the best restaurants on Corfu.
*BONUS – YogArt for Dessert
Love Greek yogurt? Well, you will certainly love YogArt! It is surrounded by serene views and a traditionally designed building. Inside you’ll find all types of Greek frozen yogur. They have chocolate, strawberry, bananas and all sorts of toppings to add to them. End your perfect meal with one of the best desserts on the island!