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Cocktails, drinks and delicious bites with a breathtaking view of the Acropolis – this is Première Bar at the Athenaeum InterContinental! This state of the art restaurant in Athens is a refreshing recreational oasis in the heart of the city. Première’s calm atmosphere, sophisticated environment, coupled with the cool summer breeze and an impressive variety of cocktails and drinks, will satisfy even the most seasoned connoisseurs.

Distinct Flavors At Première

Every cocktail at Première Bar is masterfully made in front of your eyes, challenging you to try something out of the ordinary! Our bartender knows how to expertly combine your desired flavors in perfect harmony and balance, making for a most original and certainly unforgettable experience. Yet, even if you prefer uncomplicated and more classic flavors, at Première Bar you are always served with our exceptional signature service.

Accompanied Gourmet Bites

All of Première’s cocktails and drinks are accompanied by a menu of delicious gourmet bites. Roasted duck on steamed buns, cheese and apricot, smoked eel tarts with citrus fruits, homemade smoked salmon, thin slices of vanilla flavored caviar, green apple tacos with white fish tartar, and savory pieces of bitter chocolate and foie gras unfold a most irresistible gastronomic experience in Athens at the Athenaeum InterContinental’s Première Bar!


As one of the most aesthetically pleasing restaurants in Athens, with a cozy atmosphere and impeccable service, the Athenaeum InterContinental’s Bistrot Vienna dedicates each month to a unique international cuisine. Famous for its special flavors and with devoted fans around the world, June at Bistrot Vienna is dedicated to Asian cuisine!

First of All, Sushi

Sushi is synonymous with Japanese cuisine and has become popular around the world by just about everyone, and it is considered to be among the trendiest, tastiest and healthiest dishes worldwide. The variety of Japanese sushi served at Bistrot Vienna caters to all palates and has great nutritional value.

Thai & Chinese Options

Spicy Thai chicken and sweet potato soup, China-inspired beef steak and jasmine rice, Japanese yakitori chicken with fresh onion and sprinkled sesame, all combine to create a characteristic, traditional and well loved Asian flavor menu.
For dessert, the Athenaeum InterContinental’s Bistrot Vienna serves a timeless and beloved Chinese recipe that has been a favorite for centuries - coconut tapioca pudding with mango and pineapple. This typical Asian sweet is a perfect and light end to your meal and an ideal dessert for the first month of summer!


Every year, Première Restaurant at the Athenaeum InterContinental ranks among the top restaurants in Athens for its gourmet menu inspired by talented Chef Michalis Nourloglou. During the summer, this wonderful world of flavors is exceptionally enhanced by sitting beneath the starlit Athenian sky, with a view over the majestic Acropolis and the city of Athens.

Summer Flavors

Première’s menu proposals are what guests remember most! Based on seasonal, always fresh and high quality ingredients, the fish, seafood, red and white meat and poultry are the menu protagonists, while vegetables and fruits add color, aroma and great taste – everything comes together to compose Première’s exceptional final dishes.

A Glass Of Wine – Cheers To Good Health & Summer

Famous for its excellent wine list from renowned Greek and international wineries, Première Restaurant at the Athenaeum InterContinental serves wine with the expert knowledge of perfectly combining food and wine served exactly right for each guest’s personal preference. Refreshing whites and rosé, reds at the right temperature – all the wines served at Première are yet another reason to enjoy a rejuvenating evening with a light breeze under the Athenian night sky. We welcome you to delight in a variety of wonderful flavors and aromas in a capital city that loves summer like no other!


May is here and with temperatures consistently around 30 degrees, we can’t help but feel like spring is already behind us. Our soul craves for summer and we’re in the mood for some refreshing water exercise! The Athenaeum InterContinental welcomes summer with the grand opening of its mesmerizing pool. Let the wonderful hues of blue be the highlight of your day from 9am to 6pm, and enjoy a most refreshing summer experience in Athens, accompanied poolside with delicious and fresh treats!

One Of Athens’ Finest Summer Havens

Greek summers are long and full of beautiful light! The deep blue color of the sea and sky, the scent of sunscreen, a refreshing iced coffee, and a mouth-watering crisp piece of watermelon is just a glimpse at what we wanted our guests to experience when visiting us at Poolzoe - our poolside restaurant at the Athenaeum InterContinental. Poolzoe always has crisp, juicy, refreshing and always delicious flavors from our international menu, including traditional appetizers, fresh seasonal salads and fruits, hearty snacks and of course ice cream and sorbet – a true taste of summer!

Enjoy A Refreshing Drink Of Your Choice

Dive into summer and enjoy a refreshing juice, coffee, tea or a perfectly chilled glass of beer alongside the crystal clean waters of the Athenaeum InterContinental’s pool. At sunset when the sun’s colors are wonderfully sweet, enjoy a cocktail with or without alcohol, a glass of wine or champagne and relish in a much deserved carefree summer vibe!