Elpis Restaurant is located on the right side of Mylopotas Bay near the Ios Palace Hotel. The location offers spectacular views to the bay. It is a family business that has been operating successfully for many years, serving the best traditional Greek dishes and mezedes.
For dessert, try the walnut pie and the traditional sweets, like baklava and kataifi. Takis, the youngest son of the family, is in charge of the bar and always friendly to make you feel welcome. Elpis Bar and Restaurant is just ahead of Ios Palace Hotel. It sits above a mini market, toward the left of the street, and is located after a few steps to the right of the mini market.