Courtesy: The Acropolis Museum. Photo by Giorgos Vitsaropoulos.

Eating and drinking is a huge part of Athenian culture. Perhaps that’s why so many museums in Athens have such excellent cafés, where you can snack and sip on everything from traditional Greek food to cocktails and coffees.

By Cordelia Madden Kanellopoulou

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Acropolis Museum Restaurant

The Acropolis Museum Restaurant at night.

Courtesy: The Acropolis Museum. Photo by Giorgos Vitsaropoulos.

Museum of Cycladic Art Café

This minimalist café practically glows.

Courtesy: Cycladic Museum

Benaki Museum Café-Restaurant

A cute coffee in a lovely café.

Courtesy: Benaki Museum

Basil and Elise Goulandris Restaurant Café

Canal Café at the SNFCC

Benaki Museum of Islamic Art Café

This café is a little-known favourite that you absolutely shouldn't miss.

Courtesy: Benaki Museum of Islamic Art

Goulandris Natural History Museum Café

The museum's restaurant.

Courtesy: The Goulandris Museum of Natural History.