So many great cocktail bars, so little time. We cut to the chase to help you find the perfect bars in Athens to suit your style and spirits.

By Denny Kallivoka

The information provided in this article, including prices, menu items, and other details, reflects the conditions at the time of writing or visit. Please note that these elements are subject to change, and we recommend contacting the restaurant or venue directly for the most current information.  

This bar is a stunner.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou

The Clumsies

The star bar

Baba au Rum

A world of rum

A carefully created cocktail at Baba au Rum.

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Don't miss Upopa Epops' bohemian-beautiful interior.

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Upupa Epops

A bohemian rhapsody

A for Athens

Cocktails with Acropolis views

With views this good and cocktails this delicious, you might never want to leave A for Athens.

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A rare not-crowded moment at 7 Jokers.

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7 Jokers

The bartender’s bar

CV Distiller

Whisky lover’s heaven

A tray full of liquor at CV Distiller.

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Nobody does Christmas year-round like Noel.

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

The Bar in Front of the Bar

The nomad bar

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Relive the 80s at Tiki Bar.

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Tiki Bar Athens

Rock dive meets Hawaii Five-O

Holy Spirit

Your cocktail go-to on the Riviera

When in Glyfada, Holy Spirit is the place to go.

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We couldn't agree more with this sentiment.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou

Odori Vermuteria di Atene

Cocktails and pizzas

Mr Peacock

The stylish suburban cocktail destination

Mr Peacock is a stylish place to go for a cocktail.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou

Barrel-aged cocktails at Barreldier.

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The perfect bar for drinking solo