As Europe transitioned to the Eurozone Agreement, all the countries accepted Euro as a legal tender. Greece was among the first countries to enter the contract in the year 2002. Any other currency is not widely accepted in Greece, so beware of touts willing to do so as you may end up paying way more than the item is worth.
The working hours of Greek banks are quite short and thus, not very reliable - until 2:30 PM on Monday to Thursdays and only till 2:00 PM on Fridays. On weekends, all the banks are shut. Following are a few pointers that will help you have a quick and hassle-free experience regarding managing your finances in Greece.