The Best Truly Local Bars in Thessaloniki

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Thessaloniki has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Avli – Exotic cafe in the west

Avli – Exotic cafe in the west

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“Avli” is a new cafe-oasis in Thessaloniki that gives off a wild, tropical feeling just 100m off the busy street. The cocktails are a must-try!

Full Article by Irini Vassilopoulou

Bar Ba Ben – Your local pub with a twist

Bar Ba Ben – Your local pub with a twist

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“Bar Ba Ben” in Thessaloniki is my local pub, but it’s no ordinary pub. It’s a super-cool canteen with a great environmental ethic in a tropical setting!

Full Article by Irini Vassilopoulou

Berlin – Till the sun goes up

Berlin – Till the sun goes up

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“Berlin” in Thessaloniki isn’t referring to the German capital but to Lou Reeds’ album. This bar is more than 35 years old and is perfect for sunrises…

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Bord de l’eau – Design hub

Bord de l’eau – Design hub

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“Bord de l’eau” Thessaloniki is not just any bar – it’s an idea that brings love for design and entertainment together. Weird protip: visit the bathroom…

Full Article by Martina Papaioannou

Cafe Aithrio at Yedikule – Superb garden bar

Cafe Aithrio at Yedikule – Superb garden bar

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“Cafe Aithrio at Yedikule” in Thessaloniki offers shade & comfort in an otherwise rocky, sun-filled area. This is where I begin the city’s historic trail.

Full Article by Irini Vassilopoulou

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