Pangrati is the little black dress of Athens neighbourhoods: a respectable residential address and go-to destination when you feel like hanging out. Journalist and writer Diane Shugart shares some tips for the place she calls home.

Odeon

Odeon is the perfect spot for a mellow evening out.

Courtesy: Odeon

Grilled meats are the move at Mavros Gatos.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Mavros Gatos

Superfly

Superfly's old-school decor will take you back in time.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

If you're in the mood for something fancy, Pangrati's Vassilenas is the perfect choice.

Photo: Eleni Veziri

Vassilenas

Mint

Mint is a great bar amidst a street of other great bars.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis