Enjoy Healthy, Delicious Menus in These Athens Restaurants

Athens offers an interesting variety of restaurants with healthy menus, ranging from vegetarian and vegan to slow food, pizza and pasta, juices and smoothies, or just simple, authentic dishes prepared with fresh ingredients from local producers with emphasis on quality.   Regional cuisine with specialties from all over Greece with raw materials ffrom small producers at Magikes Katsaroles,  delicious, healthy food at Pure Bliss, favorite alternative hangout  in the center of Athens, delicious vegetarian and vegan dishes in original variations at Rosebud in Kolonaki, healthy pizza and pasta with a twist at Mystic Pizza, in a colorful, laid back atmosphere, in Exarcheia, Pangrati and Cholargos, specialized vegetable and fruit juices and smoothies at Novagea in Plaka, freshly prepared juices at Frutteria in the same area, the best of local produce in healthy combinations to drink at To Bazaki in Halandri, healthy vegetarian and vegan cuisine at reasonable prices at Mama Tierra in downtown Athens, tasty savory and sweet specialties at Graffito Health Bar, enjoy quality cuisine with selected local products at Nice n' Easy in Kolonaki and Kifisia, where the menu, the place of origin of each ingredient,  the calories and the nutritional value of each dish are mentioned, making for an overall nutritional experience



Magikes Katsaroles, which means magic cooking pots, specializes in traditional Greek cuisine with ingredients and recipes from all over Greece. All the dishes are prepared with quality regional products, depending on the season, and the menu...  Read More

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Frutteria Juice and Smoothie Bar is a destination for excellent smoothies, as only real fruit and fresh-squeezed juice is used to prepare them. The goal is to spread the health benefits of juicing, because the way one looks and feels is a...  Read More



Two friends decided to open Bazaki juice bar in Chalandri after observing that they felt healthier and happier eating mainly juices, salads and dried fruits. Bazaki opened in May 2014 and aims to share this important nutritional knowledge with...  Read More



Nice n' easy, inspired from Frank Sinatra's well known song, is an attractive restaurant, with a menu based on quality and organic ingredients. Images of famous celebrities Frank and Marilyn, Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Marlon Brando are...  Read More



Pure Bliss on a quiet side street in the central shopping district of Athens, is popular with the alternative crowd and also with vegetarians, vegans and health food fans. The space operates as a multispace where events and courses are held and...  Read More

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Novagea on Vironos street in Plaka is a unique place to enjoy natural juices made with seasonal fruit, vegetables and herbs. Full of vitamins and nutrients, these juices are the ideal solution for a healthy snack whilst exploring Plaka. The...  Read More

Graffito Health Bar
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Graffito Health Bar on busy Solonos street in Kolonaki is a favorite destination, which can also be combined with shopping at Graffito concept store. Taste the excellent coffee, selected and roasted by the Greek company Kudu, the fresh energy...  Read More

Mystic Pizza an Pasta
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Its mystic and its pizza. Mystic pizza an pasta is unique in its kind, with three restaurants in Athens. The first one opened in Exarcheia in 2002 and two more followed, in Cholargos and in Pangrati, close to the Kallimarmaro Stadium. ...  Read More

Mama Tierra
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Mama Tierra (Mother Earth in Spanish) is a new vegetarian and vegan restaurant in downtown Athens which serves quick, healthy meals all day. One of the main reasons for which Mama Tierra was created was to show the wide public the large variety...  Read More



Rosebud in Kolonaki first opened in 2001 and soon became a favorite meeting point in the neighborhood for coffee, meals and drinks, in a space inspired by Orson Wells. Quality and a warm atmosphere were the focal points. In 2007 Rosebud extended...  Read More


Meet Nelly Paraskevopoulou

Born and bred in Athens, Nelly went on the move after finishing high school and spending some years working in textiles.  For her, Italy was the next chapter. But, after 12 years, it was back...  More About Nelly