Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Myrtillo, Greek Natural Pure Shop Stop here to Taste Kefalonia! Myrtillo shop is located at Divarata junction on the way to Myrtos beach. It presents a big selection of Greek traditional products and many local products too. You can just stop here to meet the 3 friendly ladies that own it. […]
Melomakarona and Kourabiedes are traditional desserts prepared primarily during the Christmas holiday season. Kourabiedes are sweet white buttery, crunchy cookies and Melomakarona are brown, honey-soaked delicious cookies. Christmas time in Greek culture is about gathering with our loved ones. Family and food are the main ingredients of this period! Kourabiedes and Melomakarona can be found […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Carena Bar-Restaurant Since 2009, Carena bar-restaurant has turned into a hot spot in Agia Efimia. Located at the liveliest part of Agia Efimia’s harbour with views to the sea, yachts and passing by tourists, Carena Bar-Restaurant is the perfect place, any time of day to enjoy breakfast, coffee, lunch, dinner, or just […]
The 25th of March is, for us the Greeks, a double celebration, both historical and religious, commemorating the start of the War of Greek Independence in 1821 as well as the Greek Orthodox Church celebrates the Annunciation by archangel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary that she would become the mother of Jesus, the Son of God. 25th […]
The Kefalonian meat pie was traditionally cooked as a main course on Sundays or feast days mainly by the families that owned flocks … for the rest, it was a more rare dish only for special occasions… Today there are many alterations to the old recipe and modern cooks may use as well pork and […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Sea Rock ws Cooking Lessons – We have now finished for the season! Come back next year! Nikos, the owner of Sea Rock ws, a highly rated restaurant in the beautiful village of Agia Efimia, invites you to take part in a special outdoor culinary experience with amazing sea views. He welcomes you […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Sea Rock ws Restaurant Come here to relax, enjoy unique sea views or even admire the moon rising! At Sea Rock ως you can stop to get a coffee, drink or a sweet, or even better have a proper lunch or dinner, select from a variety of Greek dishes and a good selection of […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Mescalero Cafe-Bar This Mexican style café-bar has a cosy atmosphere and great music, and is just a few km from Argostoli in the beautiful area of Lakithra. You can stop here for a coffee, beer, drink or a Mexican snack during your tour of the area, or coming back from visiting the […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Viva, your personal Chef If you want to be pampered, relax and enjoy traditional greek food withoutleaving your accommodation, Chef Viva is here to make your dream come true!
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Ladokola stin Plagia Taverna Situated on the west coast of the island, 10 km from Lixouri, it is a family restaurant owned by two lovely twins brothers Christos & Spyros, their mom and dad. You will feel more like eating at home rather than in a typical restaurant.
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Voskopoula If you want to buy local traditional pastries you have to visit this great shop!
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Sesto Bar Sesto bar is located above Koroni beach, a small secluded, sandy beach, 15km from Skala beach. The bar is perched on a hilltop with the most spectacular unspoilt views in Kefalonia and when the atmosphere is clear, Zante island is visible. The best time to come is before the sunset, […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Maklithari Taverna This traditional taverna is located in the square of Makriotika, a well maintained village with great views over Agia Efimia bay. Maklithari is run by Petraggelos and his wife, and the taverna shares a terrace with the cafe next door where the locals spend their evenings!
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Odysseas Taverna Situated on Agia Jerousalem beach, where you can enjoy a swim before you eat, this is a family run taverna that is well worth the 20 minute drive from Fiscardo.There is no menu but an invitation to go inside and look at the chalk board telling you what ‘mama’ had […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Karnagio Taverna Come here for homemade casserole, seafood and traditional Greek dishes! Telis, the owner of the taverna has tried to keep an authentic Greek style to this place and he has succeeded well. This family run taverna is located on the sea side, on the north side of the coastal […]
There’s nothing like old fashioned recipes to warm the soul and trigger the senses! I am in a procedure of finding local cookers holding vintage recipes (even secret ones!), prepared with traditional procedures, in order to create an archive of video recordings to share them with you. Local ingredients, herbs, procedures, old utensils, special cooking techniques […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Il Borgo In a very unique location, overlooking the south part of the island and Ionian sea, as well as the castle of saint George. Il Borgo is a family run business. You can stop here after your tour at the castle, for a drink, a snack, a dessert or even […]
Agia Efimia has 2 bakeries on the two sides of the main coastal road, both make good quality bread
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Wine and Vineyards Tour Taste unique Kefalonian wines and learn everything about the winemaking, as you move between vineyards and wineries, in an intimate small group (max. 10 people) or private wine tour / excursion. Julia, an expert wine guide and a very friendly lady will provide you with all the […]
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Handmade olive oil soap, beeswax ointment and rose water! Aris and his family have put all their passion and care into producing natural products from their own local herbs, extra virgin olive oil and honey. Visit them and familiarise yourself with local herbs, bees, and the general management of a small […]