Artisan accessories, exotic spice bazaars, and bohemian cafe-bars, they’re all part of the village vibe of this must-see neighbourhood. Just make sure you go hungry. Architect Sotiris Hainis shows you the ins and outs of Psirri.

“Psirri is a microcosm of Athens that has everything you could imagine squeezed into a few blocks.”

If it's a hot day, head straight for Kokkion.

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Kokkion

Zampano

Design lovers will be in heaven in this space.

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A table of brunch dishes at Spiti Mas.

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Spiti Mas

Evripidou Street

Downstairs at Kotsopoulos.

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Mompso is a necessary stop if you're looking for leather boots.

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Mompso