Athens central market on Aiolou Street, between Omonia and Monastiraki Squares, can offer you beautiful experiences during your stay in the capital. Authentic images, pungent smells, unique flavors and the simplicity of Athens in all its glory.
Varvakeios Market, as it is popularly known, has numerous stalls selling all kinds of goodies. Fresh meat and fish, colorful vegetables, fragrant fruits, Greek herbs and spices and local cheese from different parts of the country are available in abundance for those who want quality products in Athens.
Make sure you have lunch in one of the taverns located here, and try traditional food made from fresh ingredients straight from the market stalls. You will have to search hard as the taverns are well hidden.