The Black Sheep Grill House, Potamianata

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… The Black Sheep Grill House, Potamianata  This family run grill house serves freshly prepared traditional food and specialises in locally reared organic meat. Meat on the spit or the grill, cheese pie made to order, fresh salads and other delicious dishes are always available. Enjoy your meal, wines, beers and soft… Read more

Farm Out Shop and Vitamin Bar, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Farm Out Shop and Vitamin Bar, Argostoli The store is stuffed with produce from their agricultural cooperative on the island, and health food products.  Stay and try their delicious menu, vitamin drinks and juices.  Contact Info Please mention Kefalonia By Anna when you contact Farm Out Shop and Vitamin Bar, Argostoli… Read more

Taverna Robolis, Poulata

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Taverna Robolis, Poulata At this taverna you will find their own meat reared by the family, they breed sheep, goats, pigs and calves. Their menu is relatively simple, but all of their  products are local and fresh. The taverna opened in 1982 and is open all  year.   Contact Info Please… Read more

To Diava, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… To Diava, Argostoli Diava a family run, friendly grill house with great homemade tzatiki, grilled meats, fried potatoes and excellent gyros. It’s popular with workers, students, and visitors and is just outside of Argostoli towards the police station. Eat in or outside, or take away.    Contact Info Please mention Kefalonia… Read more

Stis Marias, Peratata

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Stis Marias, Peratata At Peratata (the village on the main road below Saint George’s Castle) Maria and Andreas will give you a warm welcome to “Stis Marias”. A family environment with a variety of freshly prepared traditional Greek dishes, with good vegetarian choices. Contact Info Please mention Kefalonia By Anna when… Read more

Stoa Handmade Pies & Coffee, Sami

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Stoa Handmade Pies & Coffee Try Anastasia’s & Makis’s traditional Kefalonian specialities of Kefaloniain meat pie & cod pie, cheese pies, vegetable pies, meat pies and  sweet pies (such as apple pie, chocolate croissant and crème filled bougatsa). All pies are made fresh daily on-site from three different flours. They follow… Read more

Taverna Drosos, Porto Atheras

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Taverna Drosos Taverna Drosos is a beautiful, authentic family run taverna located on the beach at Porto Atheras. With an emphasis on fresh, simple dishes which are prepared with their own vegetables, olive oil, as well as meat and fish (dad Kostas is a goat breader and fisherman) the menu is… Read more

Amalia Restaurant, Kefalonia’s cuisine at Agia Efimia

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Amalia Restaurant, Kefalonia’s Cuisine Since 2001 Kate, Cristoforos and Foteini, the chefs, the children, Amalia, Vaggelis and Dionysis and their friendly staff has been serving home made traditional food in a relaxing family environment. Situated on the coastal road in Agia Efimia Bay, it’s one of the most authentic traditional taverns… Read more

Chez Vassiliki, A Greek cuisine appreciation experience

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Chez Vassiliki Vassiliki and George are your hosts and extend a warm, personal welcome to all their guests. Their classes start late in the afternoon, when Greeks would start the preparation of the evening meal. Earlier in the day it is too hot and everyone is enjoying a siesta! You will listen to the… Read more

Ladokola stin Plagia taverna, Damoulianata

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.  

Maklithari Taverna, Makriotika

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!

Odysseas Taverna, Agia Jerousalem

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 Fiskardo. There is no menu but an invitation to go inside and look at the chalk board telling you what ‘mama’… Read more

Karnagio Taverna, Sami

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Karnagio Taverna Come here for homemade casserole, seafood and traditional Greek dishes! Karnagio Taverna 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… Read more

Local Recipes

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… Read more

Tzivras Taverna from 1933, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Tzivras Taverna from 1933, Argostoli This family owned and run restaurant is open every day for lunch only from 12pm-5pm and has freshly prepared local dishes which you choose from a buffet style counter. It is an authentic Greek taverna with simple decor and that is the choice of many locals both… Read more