Avli restaurant , Kos
About: The Familly and History of Avli
The traditional restaurant Avli was founded in 2002 by Skoufezis family. It is located in the resort of Kardamena 40Km from Kos town and just 5 minutes from the airport.On arrival into Kardamena you will see the central square where the taxis are situated, you will find Avli restaurant down the side street behind Rio hotel.
We offer a pleasant and true Greek traditional enviroment with Greek music, where you can enjoy Greek and International cuisine made from pure ingredients served in traditional plates of clay. You can visit us from 17:00pm in order for you to enjoy and to soak up the delicious food and the pleasant atmosphere.
This is one of the first houses built in Kardamena by a rich family in 1902.
A house with it's own history and tradition, which has survived the huge earthquake of 1933 and both World wars.
A place where the grapes become wine, and the procedure of making the wine, become an all day party.
As you face the building, each level has it's own area for the wine making procedure. The stable was the area where the grapes were store until they become ready to be throbbed.
In the country yard was a huge cauldron, where the grapes were then boiled, ready for the final,and most important part which was the storage for a minimum of one year in the cellar.
All this history can be remembered today at the AVLI RESTAURANT where visitors can taste the traditional food and mezes (starters) which bring back a sense of the past and relax in the calm atmosphere of days gone by.
Enjoy some of the best Greek cuisine overlooking the traditional house and the cellar where the guest can choose there wine in a huge variety ,including Greek , French, Californian and Australian wines.
One of the largest selection of starters and vegetarian dishes in the village...h was the storage for a minimum of one year in the cellar.