This is Thessaloniki ! The Great Food Capital of Greece ! You can enjoy delicious food while taking a walk through the city.
Gyros is a dish consisting of pieces of pork. It can be made from minced meat-kebab- or chicken meat. It is offered wrapped unleavened bread but also as a serving. Served with variety of salads-tzatziki- tomato, onion and French fries or you can choose the ingredients that you want with it.
Souvlaki is the most typical Greek dish of baked pieces of meat, which is famous all over the world mainly served in special souvlaki shops. It is also the type of fast food that can be found in outdoor festive events the most.
Salads and Sandwiches
You can find salads and sandwiches (cold or warm) at every corner of the city in all the food shops. Salads of every taste and recipes that you never tasted before or sandwiches that will definitely leave you satisfied.
Classic Street Food
If you want to taste something familiar, Thessaloniki has Burger, Pizza and Pasta Houses that will not disappoint you. Of course you can find food trucks that sell hotdog, just by walking near the sea.
Street Food Festival Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki is known for the richness of its flavors. Thessaloniki Food Festival aims to present this culinary tradition through a large number of activities such as tasting sessions, culinary city tours, markets at City Hall, free cooking tips in street markets, culinary presentation of the city’s modern kitchen, days of flavors in libraries tasty cooking games for kids and much more.