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Cuisine of Corfu for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Corfu - Kanoni Corfu Island will delight gourmets with an abundance of delicious seafood and meat dishes. Actively used spices and aromatic herbs make the local cuisine truly unique. Also, most dishes are traditionally prepared with premium-quality olive oil. In local restaurants, you can try sumptuous lamb dishes, and the methods of cooking meat are special here. Most meat dishes are grilled, and before cooking, the meat is marinated in olive oil and lemon juice with the addition of fragrant spices. Historically, locals cook most of the meat dishes on charcoal, while some modern restaurants use grills.
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Fish and seafood are often cooked over an open fire as well, which allows to keep the unique taste of products. Seafood lovers will have a chance to taste mixed plates, which include several types of fish, shrimps, squids, and octopuses. In Corfu restaurants, guests are also offered a rich selection of interesting salads and snacks, an important component of most of which is delicate cream feta cheese.
It is also added to traditional Greek salad and common appetizers. Only selected goat milk is used for the production of the popular cheese. Gourmets would probably be interested in trying another special type of cheese that is made on the island - “Kefalotyri” having a rich and savory taste. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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An important part of local gastronomy is pastries, for the preparation of which a special kind of dough is used - Phyllo. Thin layers of this dough are one to three paper sheets thick. Dozens of types of sweet and savory pastries are made from the original dough. Cheese and spinach pies are a real classic of the local menu. Phyllo dough is also used for cooking popular local sweet - baklava.
Corfu Island has another original gastronomic symbol - Risoni pasta. It is named so because of the original shape - tiny pasta grains resemble grains of rice very much. For local residents, this type of pasta is a common everyday dish, which is served even in the cheapest restaurants.
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The most unusual drink to be tasted on the island is Ouzo, an anise-flavored alcoholic drink for the preparation of which grape stalks are used in addition to anise. Corfu is one of the few places in the world where Kumquats are grown. Interesting sweets and a fragrant liqueur are made from these miniature citrus fruits here. Every city on Corfu has attractive restaurants where popular regional dishes can be tried.
New fortress, Kerkyra (Corfu) In Pelekas, Roula Grill Room occupying a very beautiful historic building welcomes all comers. It serves popular grilled dishes of meat and fish, salads from fresh vegetables, as well as original Mediterranean-style dishes. The popular restaurant is remarkable for quite affordable prices.
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In the capital of the island, George & Elena's tavern is very popular. Its menu is based on classic European and Mediterranean cuisines. Most house specialties are prepared according to unique homemade recipes. This is where experienced travelers advise others to try meat dishes. The tavern is also famous for its rich selection of Greek wines - a decent drink can be chosen to any dish here.
Corfus New Fortress Nearby is Ladokolla, a restaurant enjoying great popularity among budget travelers. At minimal prices, guests are invited to try the most popular local specialties. In this restaurant, you will always be offered fresh fish and seafood. Despite its low-budget status, the restaurant features a very beautiful design in a romantic style, it will be nice to dine here with the whole family.
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There are attractive Italian restaurants on the island. One of the best in this category is Mare Azzurro, a seaside restaurant in Ipsos. It will appeal to fans of Italian pasta and pizza, original seafood dishes and high-quality Italian wines.
Corfu City - Kerkyras / Corfu Lovely family-owned Kalami tavern can be found in Boukari, a few steps away from the main city beach. In this tavern, they prepare delightful seafood dishes according to family recipes. Here you can always try fresh grilled shrimps, which are traditionally served with savory sauces. The freshest fish and original squid dishes are cooked here over an open fire. Guests can complement their favorite fish dishes with fresh vegetable salads and original appetizers.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Corfu and surroundings

Where to go for dinner in Corfu: recommended cafe and restaurants

Venetian Well
Where: Platiá Kremasti., Corfu;
Poco Loco
Where: Ethn. Antistaseos str. 26, Emporiko Kentro Corfu Town, Corfu; Telephone: +30 2661035140;
Rex
Where: Kapodhistrou 66, Corfu; Telephone: +30 26 6103 9649;
Alekos Beach
Where: Falikári jetty, Corfu;
Del Sole
Where: Guildford 17, Corfu;
Mouragio
Where: Arseniou 15, Corfu; Telephone: +30 26 6103 3815;
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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Corfu

Travel notes on best cuisine and restaurants of Corfu (Greece) on OrangeSmile.com. Famous recipes and traditional dishes and courses in Corfu restaurants. Where to eat - our recommendations on popular places in Corfu, where you can taste delicious meal and also spend a good time with your friends.
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