I happened upon this little gem one night while staying in Rethymno. I had a late lunch and hadn't intended to eat, but the menu sounded so interesting and unique I just had to pop in - and I am so glad I did! The...More
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Searching around for a restaurant we were asked by the host to check their restaurant out. As always, the usual selling talk but wow. Very unexpected, we were led into a beautiful backyard. The food was amazing and the waiters treated us as very welcomed...More
Great lunch, one of the best in Crete. Perfect Greek food with a culinairy twist. The service is great. The building is venetian with lots of character. A most go if you want a nice culinairy treat in Rethymnon.
Worst restaurant I've ever been to. We waited over 25 minutes to order our food and during that time we were made to feel invisible to the point we almost walked out. Yes the garden area is pretty but the staff are rude and the...More
We would like to thank you for your ‘review’ of Avli on TripAdvisor, although we are not sure at all that you actually have ever visited our venue. This review is the one and only in your profile!! It states that "we forgot to add...More
We are driving through Crete and stopped in rethymnnon. The court yard of this restaurant attracted us as it's spectatular, lush and very tropical. However the service was poor, was a big turn off with the whole experience. Almost snobby attitude was the feeling we...More
Dear Kosmayer Thank you for visiting Avli and finding it spectatular, lush and very tropical. As you have already personaly checked Avli offers much more than an average restaurant. Therefore prices in specific gastronomique dishes maybe are a bit higher than the local market but...More
I ate one dinner at Avli in early May, and thought the food and service outstanding! The pork main dish I had there may be the best pork I have ever tasted, anywhere – fork tender and wonderfully, delicately flavored. Seriously mouthwatering! From amuse bouche...More
We are big funs of Crete, and especially Rethymno area. Our first visit to this restaurant was 12 years ago, and on every visit to Crete, we make sure that we have dinner here. Avli would translate in garden in english, and this is the...More
Beautiful courtyard setting - Both our meals were barely lukewarm. We declined a dessert but were presented with one after we had paid the bill and were walking out of the restaurant ! I dont think we will return.