Milos island Restaurants and Shops
Where to eat in Milos?
Restaurants are almost anywhere on the island and several of them are open the year around, and attended by local people, like To Petrino. Some of the restaurants specialize in fish, or meat or local plates, and are worth a visit.
All restaurants in Adamas are fairly good. In Plaka you find all types, and very good ones are those in Tripitì and Triovassalos.
Prices are generally very convenient everywhere, with an average price (year 2015) of 15/20 Euro for a full and normal meal. Eating fish: quality A fish goes from 50 to 70 Euro per kilo. Many serve sea food dishes.
Milos has many local plates: from goat and lamb to very good pork meat, potatoes, eggplants, zucchini, skordalià, the delicate garlic sauce, cabbage, pitarakia, karpuzopita, peltes (dried tomato cream to go with ouzo) and more.
Also very good are cheeses made from goat milk. Local products, including the special thyme honey, can be purchased in many shops in Adamas, Plaka and Pollonia.
In Paliohori, there are three restaurants and the beach is served with a bus. In summertime, there are restaurants in Mandrakia, and Provatas.
As to shops, you find everything you might need for your vacations: supermarkets, pastry shops (taste the bread!), jewelers' stores and ceramic shops. One bookstore in Adamas has foreign papers and books.
Wines come from all over Greece and they are normally from known producers.In 1999 Milos started to produce a good local wine.
There are bars and music cafes. Nowadays, main beaches (from June/July to September) have one or more bars, or restaurant with chairs and umbrellas. Nevertheless, you can easily find not serviced beaches.