There are many places to eat and drink in Paros, ranging from small traditional taverns to opulent restaurants. Numerous eating establishments are scattered across the island. The majority of restaurants are found in Parikia and Naoussa, the two main towns. Many taverns are also found in villages and beaches, from Santa Maria and Ambelas on the north to Aliki, Drios, Logaras and Golden Beach on the south.

As the island is famous for its vivid nightlife, there are many bars and clubs for a night drink, too. Bars and beach bars mainly lie in touristy areas, while most clubs are found on the promenades of Parikia and Naoussa. A walk around the villages will also bring visitors to many cozy cafes. The most picturesque cafe in Paros is located in the picturesque village of Lefkes.