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Breakfast is served at Avli's (means courtyard) restaurant colorful garden. For the Cretans, the secret of good health and longevity is simple therefore you are going to eat what the rich Cretan land produce. Bread, homemade jams and cakes, thyme honey from Sfakia, a variety of fresh juices, sheep's milk yogurt with fruits and a choice of traditional Cretan omelettes , Sfakiani (a local pie filled with Mizithra goat's cheese, walnuts and honey), or Tiganopita (sugared, cinnamon pastries).

Upon your arrival you will find complimentary food and beverage amenities (water, soft drinks, wine, local spirit -raki) 

The inviting and elegant Avli restaurant is a dining delight. A gourmet restaurant focused on the time-steeped dishes, local produce and delicious traditions of Cretan cuisine but taking a creative step further, towards the best of Mediterranean fare.

The restaurant is large but intimate, divided into different look and feel areas, with Venetian arches and interesting iron-glass artistic decor. Includes a sophisticated wine bar, which draws on a collection of well over 400 Greek wines (our favourites are all available!). Wonderful opportunities for wine-tasting; you will also have knowledgeable and helpful advice available from the experts at Avli. "Avli" means "courtyard"...the dining courtyard at Avli restaurant for fair weather days is filled with charm and distinct character. This name reflects but a seed from which has grown a jewel in the town of Rethymno.

The menu of Avli features innovative Cretan cuisine, combining traditional ingredients with modern Mediterranean influences to create exquisite meat and seafood dishes. Avli since 24 years, constantly searches and suggests these favorite dishes from Crete and the Mediterranean to unprejudiced, adventurous and willing palates.

Avli's cellar, Avli Fusion Enoteca, is one of the largest in Greece, with over 460 different wine labels. Here you will find the perfect wine to accompany your delicious dishes.  In addition, Avli Fusion Enoteca is the ideal place enjoying a glass of wine and listening to great music or even have a business meeting in a beautifully decorated and civilized place.

Nearby, and also owned by Avli, Raki Baraki is more informal, serving coffee, wine, raki and traditional Cretan mezedes in a light and airy interior space with a tiled floor and whitewashed tables and chairs.

Hotel Information Recommended For
Type: Small Hotels & Inns Food :
Rooms: 7 Honeymoon :
Pool: No (Roof Top Jacuzzi) Weddings & Groups :
Dining: Avli Restaurant Nice atmosphere :
Children: Welcome, but more ideal for couples City Style :
Closed: Never Family hospitality :

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