The Cyclades Restaurants

Advertisement

Guidebooks

Red Bicycle

Red Bicycle Review

Once featured on Giada De Laurentis's Food Network show, this sophisticated café and restaurant is located at the north end of Ia's main walkway, just down the steps; its big terrace offers Ia's finest caldera view. Owner Chara Kourti warmly touts her Santorini pureéd fava with onion chutney and kafaifi crust, and also her baked feta in a nacho crust with orange preserves and lemon balm. And no one will complain about the octopus with crabmeant, fresh coriander, potatoes, and truffle foam, or the seabass cooked in sea salt. Desserts are a specialty; try mastic mousse with carmelized pistachios and rose-petal preserves. This popular spot is open from lunch until late. Note that one level down is Kourti's 39 Steps café.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Main Walkway, Ia, Santorini 84702
  • Phone: 22860/71918
  • Location: Ia

    Restaurant Details

  • Credit cards accepted.
  • Closed Nov.–Mar.
Updated: 08-09-2011

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property

Advertisement

  • A Greek sojourn

    I want to thank those who tried to help me with my search for a Greek island and let you know it wasn’t a waste of time. Read more

  • Discover Greece On Line (Video + Stills)

    My film "I Follow Apollo” presents the highlights of Greece, including Athens, Olympia, Meteora, Sparta, the Byzantine Empire, and a cruise to the islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Crete, & Rhodes, Read more

View more trip reports

· News & Features

View more blog stories