So as town springs back to life, with two weeks until the first flight arrives from Amsterdam. Its time for an update on the changing face of Papadamatis street.
Here is the new restaurant in Papadamatis street, it is housed in the former OTE (Telephone exchange) building, Its part of a chain owned by Dimitris Skarmoutsos, he is the chef on 'Greek Masterchef'. I understand it will be Deli style, with an open kitchen.
Interestingly, its had a great refurbishment, but as upstairs probably belongs to someone else, The paint job did not reach too far upwards, shame as its a very well executed job other than that.
Then there is the former Albatros bar, that will shortly open as a tourist gift shop.
The Neon fast food shop closed last month, its now been renovated and will be 'another souvenir shop'
The staff from Neon are working at a new Grill house, located in Evaggelistra street. It opened its doors last Saturday, with a great party to launch the new business, on the site of what was once a very popular taverna.
The excellent Karamelia patisserie, located next to the Mouria hotel has relocated to what was a 'Greek sweets' shop at the bottom of Papadamatis street. Kalo Kalokeri - Good Summer to Ioannis and the family ...
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