Xasteria, Cretan Organic Dining
Xasteria pays tribute to Cretan cuisine with a menu bursting with island flavours. When Cretan people eat, they spend a long time, eating and drinking raki or wine while talking about everything under the sun. Xasteria recreates a village-style menu using the freshest ingredients from local villages including organic produce from Grecotel’s own Agreco Farm.
Open for: Dinner (with reservations)
Cuisine Type: Cretan
Seating: outdoor (weather permitting)
Evening: Elegant casual attire. No beachwear or shorts in the evening. Gentlemen – long trousers and shirts with sleeves (short or long) in all restaurants & bars.
Xasteria - The Cretan Way
Crete's rich soil nurtures some of the country's finest quality produce, contributing to a diet widely considered to be one of the healthiest in the world. Most of the produce served in Amirandes' restaurants is sourced locally.
NOTE: Please inform the hotel staff in advance of any allergies or intolerances you may have. Our menu might contain traces of allergenic substances.
Rates & Reservations
or Call +30 28970 41103
Best “Greek Cuisine” Award for Xasteria
Honoured amongst the top 34 restaurants in Greece for “Best Greek Cuisine 2016 in a glittering ceremony for the “Golden Toques & Greek Cuisine Awards 2016. The creativity of Executive Chef Vaggelis Fronimakis and the inspiration of Chef de Cuisine Constantine Karapanagiotis combine to present fresh organic ingredients from Grecotel’s Agreco Farm in Crete. The inspired classic Cretan and Greek traditional cuisine with a modern creative look, place "Xasteria " as one of only four restaurants in Crete to win the coveted award.
Cretan Folklore Evening in the Xasteria (every 14 days)
Don’t miss the weekly folklore dancing, whilst sharing a meze of Cretan specialities and wine from our Agreco Farm.
Guests on super half-board arrangement may dine in this restaurant at no extra charge. Guests on Half-board who wish to dine à la carte at the Xasteria instead of taking their pension meal in the Amirandes restaurant will be given a price reduction on their food bill.
Voted BEST ORGANIC RESTAURANT by Vanity Fair
Don't miss a culinary experience, tasting diverse seasonal dishes based on the fruits of the land and the legendary nutritional Cretan cuisine. Please ask Reception for more details. READ MORE
GRECOTEL EXCLUSIVE RESORT
P.O. BOX 106, GR-71 110
Heraklion, Crete Greece
Tel: +30 28970 41103
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