There in Sparta is a wide option for meals, with most restaurants and tavernas concentrated on the main street of Paleol gou - including several good psistari s towards the south end of Paleol gou. One of the most famous music bars at present is Ministry opposite the Menelaion hotel.
Some restaurants in Sparta
Averof , Paleol gou 77. A long-established and reasonably priced taverna with tasty Greek home cooking; outdoor tables in summer.
Diethnes , Paleol gou 105. Highly rated by the locals with a wide range of traditional dishes. The interior lacks atmosphere, but a delightful garden behind with orange and lemon trees compensates.
Dionysos , 2km out on the road towards Mystra. Expensive dishes, but served with style outdoors on a summer's evening.
Finikas , Thermopylon 51. Fine taverna cum psistari .
Semiramis , Paleol gou 58. Taverna, tucked away in the basement, with a traditional Greek menu; the house speciality is roast pork with aubergine.