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Welcome to Taverna Spilios, located in the area of Kavousi. Enjoy breath-taking views of Falassarna Beach and a glorious sunset… Taverna Spilios promises to offer traditional Cretan food, cooked with authentic local products. Experience the epitome of Cretan cuisine, our dishes are created and served to be shared just as the locals prepare and share their food with family, friends and guests. It’s a style of shared plate dining designed to encourage social and leisurely meals. At Taverna Spilios, eat as the Cretans do…

Appetizers

  • Bread 1.20€

    grilled bread with oil, sea salt & oregano

  • Dakos 6.00€

    cretan rusk, grated tomato, mizithra cheese

  • Skordalia
    Skordalia 5.00€

    garlic dip made of mashed potatoes, garlic and olive oil

  • Taramosalata 5.50€

    fish roe pate

  • Tzatziki
    Tzatziki 4.00€

    dip made of yoghurt, garlic & cucumber

  • Mizithra
    Mizithra 5.00€

    cheese made of goat’s & sheep’s cheese

  • Staka dip 6.50€

    a roux from the milk fat of goat’s & sheep’s milk

  • Dolmadakia
    Dolmadakia 6.50€

    vine leaves & zucchini flowers stuffed with rice & herbs, served with yoghurt

  • Fried potatoes
    Fried potatoes 4.50€

    freshly cut fried in olive oil

  • Grilled vegetables
    Grilled vegetables 6.00€

    served with balsamic cream vinegar

  • Zucchini balls 6.00€

    grated zucchini, cheese & herbs

  • Greek sausage
    Greek sausage 6.50€

    grilled

  • Saganaki 6.00€

    fried cheese covered with breadcrumbs and a tomato jam

  • Kalitsounia with mizithra 7.00€

    small cheese pies

  • Kalitsounia with greens
    Kalitsounia with greens 7.00€

    small spinach pies

  • Kalitsounia with mizithra and spinach 7.00€

    small mizithra & spinach pies

  • Snails 7.00€

    fried with rosemary & vinegar

  • Apaki
    Apaki 7.50€

    smoked lean pork seasoned & cured, smoked with olive wood & sage, marjoram & thyme

  • Eggs with staka 8.50€

    fried eggs with staka

Gluten free

Vegan

Salads

  • Cretan salad spilios style 9.50€

    tomato, cucumber, onion, peppers, mizithra cheese, olives, lettuce, cretan rusk

  • Astarte’s Salad 9.50€

    “Astarte” a Phoenician goddess (lettuce, coral lettuce, cherry tomatoes, walnuts, figs, graviera cheese, croutons, balsamic cream, petimezi (grape molasses) & oil

  • Greek salad
    Greek salad 7.50€

    tomato, cucumber, onion, peppers, olives & feta cheese

  • Stamnagathi
    Stamnagathi 6.00€

    boiled piny chicory served cold

  • Vlita
    Vlita 4.50€

    boiled amaranth greens served cold

Pasta

  • Spaghetti bolognese 8.50€

    beef minced meat bolognese sauce

  • Spaghetti with tomato sauce
    Spaghetti with tomato sauce 7.50€
  • Spaghetti with grated cheese 6.50€

Cretan Cuisine

  • Spilios special
    Spilios special 17.00€

    beef cooked in a spicy tomato sauce with red & greens peppers & pieces of feta cheese

  • Goat with wild stamnagathi 14.00€

    goat cooked with stamnagathi (piny chicory) in a lemon sauce

  • Sautéed lamb
    Sautéed lamb 13.00€

    lamb cooked with olive oil & wine served with baby potatoes and staka cream

  • Rabbit stifado
    Rabbit stifado 12.00€

    rabbit & whole onions cooked in a tomato sauce, flavoured with cinnamon, cloves, served with fried or baked potatoes

  • Chicken with chilopites 12.00€

    chicken cooked in a tomato sauce, served with cretan pasta

  • Mousaka 10.50€

    layers of eggplant, potato & zucchini, minced-meat & béchamel sauce

  • Boureki 10.00€

    layers of potatoes, zucchini, mizithra cheese, grated tomato and mint

  • The gardener’s dish
    The gardener’s dish 9.00€

    pieces of eggplant, red & green peppers, onion, garlic, zucchini, potatoes, tomatoes & parsley

  • Okra
    Okra 9.00€

    cooked in tomato sauce

Grilled Meat

  • Rib Eye
    Rib Eye 24.00€

    (280-350gr) with baked potatoes

  • Pork steak
    Pork steak 10.00€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Lamb chops
    Lamb chops 12.00€

    portion served with fried potatoes

  • Lamb chops
    Lamb chops 17.00€ | 24.00€ | 34.00€

    ½ kg | 750 gr. | 1 kg (served on its own)

  • Pork souvlaki
    Pork souvlaki 10.00€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Chicken souvlaki
    Chicken souvlaki 11.00€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Chicken fillet
    Chicken fillet 12.00€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Chicken fillet with staka 14.00€

    topped with a roux from the milk fat of goat’s & sheep’s milk served with fried potatoes

  • Chicken fillet a la crème 14.00€

    topped with a cream cooked with mushrooms & bacon served with fried potatoes

  • Pork fillet
    Pork fillet 12.50€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Pork fillet with staka 14.00€

    topped with a roux from the milk fat of goat’s & sheep’s milk served with fried potatoes

  • Pork fillet a la crème 14.00€

    topped with a cream cooked with mushrooms & bacon served with fried potatoes

  • Minced-meat patties 10.50€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Minced-meat patties with staka 12.50€

    topped with a roux from the milk fat of goat’s & sheep’s milk served with fried potatoes

  • Minced-meat patties a la crème 12.50€

    topped with a cream cooked with mushrooms & bacon served with fried potatoes

  • Pork belly (portion)
    Pork belly (portion) 9.00€

    served with fried potatoes

  • Pork belly
    Pork belly 11.50€ | 23.00€

    ½ kg | 1 kg

  • Mixed grill 29.00€ | 48.00€

    for 2 or 4 people. Various meat served with tzatziki and fried potatoes

Seafood

All of these dishes are served on their own
  • Marinated fresh anchovies
    Marinated fresh anchovies 9.50€
  • Fresh grilled salmon 18.50€

    served with taramosalata and green vegetables

  • Fresh grilled seabream
    Fresh grilled seabream 17.50€

    served with taramosalata and green vegetables

  • Grilled octopus*
    Grilled octopus* 19.50€
  • Fried prawns*
    Fried prawns* 15.00€
  • Grilled prawns*
    Grilled prawns* 15.00€
  • Fried calamari* 12.00€
*frozen

Soft Drinks

  • Gazoza 2.90€

    fruity flavoured cretan soft drink

  • Coca cola 2.90€
  • Coca cola zero 2.90€
  • Arpa cola 2.90€

    cretan soft drink

  • Orangeade 2.90€
  • Homemade lemonade 3.40€
  • Fresh orange juice 3.50€
  • Ice tea peach 2.90€
  • Water 1.5 litre 1.20€
  • Sparkling water small 2.90€
  • Sparkling water big 4.50€

Beers

  • Draught Mythos small 4.00€
  • Draught Mythos large 5.00€
  • Heineken 500ml 4.50€
  • Alfa 500ml 4.00€
  • Fix 500ml 4.00€
  • Fix 0% 330ml 3.50€

Microbreweries

  • Lyra “Golden Ale” 330ml 4.80€

    Mediterranean microbrewery of Crete

  • Nissos Pilsner 500ml 5.50€

    Microbrewery of Cyclades (Strong cereal flavour and fresh herbal bitternes, great balance of malt and hops, light and easy drink 5% alcohol

  • Nissos 7 Beaufort (dark beer) 330ml 5.50€

    Three fine, roasted and caramelized malts combined to impact intence aromas of dark chocolate and cocoa with persistence and length 7% alcohol

Red wine

  • Draught red wine glass 2.50€
  • Draught red wine 1/4 lt 3.50€
  • Draught red wine 1/2 lt 5.50€
  • Draught red wine 1 lt 10.00€

White wine

  • Draught white wine glass 2.50€
  • Draught white wine 1/4 lt 3.50€
  • Draught white wine 1/2 lt 5.50€
  • Draught white wine 1 lt 10.00€
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Champagne

  • Moet Chandon Imperial Brut 130€

    bottle | FRANCE

  • Taittinger Reims Brut Reserve 150€

    bottle | FRANCE
    Chardonnay- Pinot Noir-Pinot Meunier

  • Amalia Brut 45.00€

    bottle | GREECE
    Muscovite

Dry white wines

  • Afronas Chronos 4.00€ | 12.00€

    "Pneumatikakis Winery"
    Kissamos, Chania
    Malvasia
    Rich aromas of citrus and jasmine give us a wine with a slight musky taste and golden color.
    12,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Avelios 4.00€ | 13.00€

    "Martsakis Winery"
    Sfakopigadi, Chania
    Vidiano
    Mild herbal aromas, combined with a little apricot, light in taste, dry in aftertaste.
    12,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Avakas ΒΙΟ 7.00€ | 36.00€

    "Pateromichelakis Winery"
    Lousakies, Chania
    Asyrtikos
    Asyrtiko put in barrel, aroma of citrus and vanilla, flavor with strong acidity, rich body and long aftertaste. The grapes are products of organic agriculture.
    13% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Great King 5.50€ | 25.00€

    "Louloudis winery"
    PGI Crete / Dafnes, Heraklion
    Moschato Spinas
    White fleshy aromatic fruits characterize the aroma and taste together with touches of lemon blossoms. Body rich and cool, with very good acidity and cool refreshing freshness that lasts.
    13,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • SERA Silva Biodynamic Cultivation 6.50€ | 33.00€

    "Silva Daskalaki"
    PGI Crete / Kampos Ag. Sylla - Archanes
    Plyto - Sauvignon Blanc
    Delicate citrus aromas characterize this wine, leaving an impressive taste of freshness even in the aftertaste.
    12% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Nostos 5.50€ | 27.00€

    " Manousakis winery"
    Varietal Wine / Vatolakos, Chania
    Romeiko
    Balanced in aromas and flavors, soft in aftertaste, with a rich finish.
    13,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Idaia gi 5.00€ | 20.00€

    "Idea Winery"
    PGI Crete / Venerato Heraklion
    Vilana
    Citrus and herbal aromas characterize the first impression of this wine, which is distinguished for its very good acidity and its rich, balanced body.
    13% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Dafni Psarades 7.00€ | 34.00€

    "Lyrarakis winery"
    PGI Crete / Kampos Ag. Sylla - Archanes, Heraklion
    Dafni
    The characteristic aroma and taste of laurel define this wine with its medium density body and dry, characteristic aftertaste.
    13% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Sophia ΒΙΟ 7.00€ | 35.00€

    "Euphrosyne Winery"
    PGI Crete / Kerasies, Heraklion
    Vidiano-Chardonnay
    Rich and creamy body, with a perfect balance of acidity, freshness and vanilla in the aftertaste that lasts.
    12% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Lumicino 5.50€ | 28.00€

    "Euphrosyne Winery"
    PGI Crete / Kerasies, Heraklion
    Thrapsathiri-Chardonnay
    Rich in aromas and body with a sense of vanilla, butter and citrus, cool and fresh in the aftertaste, which impresses with its freshness.
    14% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

Dry rose wines

  • Roubini 4.00€ | 14.00€

    "Martsakis Winery"
    Sfakopigadi, Chania
    Grenache Rouge - Romeiko
    Fruit rosé, with aromas and taste of white flesh fruit, soft, with a fresh pleasant aftertaste.
    12% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Kritopelagitis 3.50€ | 12.00€

    "Pnevmatikakis Winery"
    Kissamos, Chania
    Syrah - Kotsifali
    Light in aromas, fine body, light in alcohol and aftertaste.
    12% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Ballerina ΒΙΟ 5.00€ | 20.00€

    "Zoumperaki Winery"
    Varietal Wine / Rethymnon
    Liatiko
    Fruity rosé, with strawberry notes in aromas and flavors, soft, with a fresh pleasant aftertaste.
    13.5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Kotsifali Rose Menexes 5.00€ | 24.00€

    "Kypriotakis Winery"
    PGI Crete / Kampos Ag. Sylla - Archanes, Heraklion
    Kotsifali 85% - Malvazia di Candia 15%
    Flowers and red fruits in aromas, rich in flavor, full, exciting and at the same time fresh and soft in its finish.
    13.5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

Dry red wines

  • Alovitos 3.50€ | 12.00€

    "Pneumatikakis Winery"
    Kissamos, Chania
    Kotsifali
    Rich in aromas of ripe red fruits and the aftertaste of oak barrel offer a well-formed wine.
    12.5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Old Mill Liatiko 5.50€ | 25.00€

    "Metaxari Winery"
    PGI Crete / Avgeniki Maleviziou, Heraklion
    Liatiko
    Aromas of red fruit, honeycomb, bread crust, with notes of sweet and spicy spices, pleasant to the taste, soft tannins, long aftertaste.
    13.5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Philoxenia BIO 7.50€ | 38.00€

    "Euphrosyne Winery"
    PGI Crete / Kerasia, Heraklion
    Kotsifali - Syrah
    Red fruits and spices compose the character in the aromas and accompany the taste, in a wine with excellent structure, pleasant tannins, rich aftertaste.
    14.5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Ro erythro 6.00€ | 30.00€

    "Pateromichelakis Winery"
    Lousakies, Chania
    Romeiko
    Fruity character, where red fruits and vanilla predominate, moderate soft tannins and lasting aftertaste.
    14% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Menexes Blend 6.00€ | 29.00€

    "Kypriotakis Winery"
    PGI Crete / Kampos Ag. Sylla - Archanes, Heraklion
    Merlot-Syrah-Kotsifali
    Red fruits, plum and sweet and sour jams in the aromas at the beginning, follow aromas of sweet spices that accompany throughout the taste, in the nevertheless medium-density fruity initially body, and ending in the aromatic vanilla in the aftertaste, with very good tannins and duration.
    14% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Nostos Syrah 68.00€

    "Manousaki Winery"
    PGI Chania / Vatolakos
    Syrah
    Ripe red fruits, roasted nuts, spicy spices in a characteristic body, full and aromatic at the same time, with a good aftertaste, pleasant tannins and a very good finish.
    14.5% vol.
    Bottle

  • Mavro 70.00€

    "Pateromichelaki Winery"
    Lousakies, Chania
    Mavrotragano
    Exuberant, where red fruits, vanilla and spices dominate the aromas and taste, good tannins and aftertaste that lasts.
    14.5% vol.
    Bottle

  • Symbol 95.00€

    "Lyrarakis Winery"
    PGI Crete / Alagni Heraklion
    Cabernet Sauvignon – Syrah
    Herbs, spicy spices and wild red fruits along with vanilla, characterize in aromas and taste this wine with a rich aftertaste.
    13% vol.
    Bottle

Semi-sweet wines

  • Symphonia Semi-sweet white 5.00€ | 20.00€

    "Maragaki Winery"
    PGI Crete / Stavrakia, Heraklion
    Malvasia
    Passion fruit and pear in aromas and taste, which ends with citrus freshness and pleasant acidity that lasts.
    12,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Zazazu Semi-sweet Semi-sparkling white 6.00€ | 25.00€

    "Lyrarakis Winery"
    PGI Crete / Alagni Heraklion
    Vilana - Vidiano - Moschato White
    Rich fruity aromas (apricot, peach jam, with lemon notes) Creamy and fruity body, pleasant sweetness and playful bubbles, fresh acidity.
    10,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Demi Semi-sweet rose 4.00€ | 14.00€

    "Euphrosyne Winery"
    PGI Crete / Kerasia, Heraklion
    Liatiko - Kotsifali
    Red fruits and flowers in aromas, rich and fruity taste, aromatic pleasant, soft aftertaste that lasts.
    12,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Chromata semi-sweet red 4.50€ | 21.00€

    "Menexes Winery"
    PGI Crete / Profitis Ilias, Heraklion
    Kotsifali - Mandilari
    Pleasant with fruity aromas and fruity cherry flavor and aftertaste.
    13% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

Dessert wines

  • Moschato Mazas White 6.00€ | 30.00€

    "Giakoumakis Winery"
    Maza, Selino, Crete
    Moschato
    With fragrant aromas of white fruits and flowers and honey which give their touches to the taste, which are pleasantly sweet but with a delicate fresh finish.
    15,5% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

  • Liasto ΒΙΟ Red 4.00€ | 43.00€

    "Zoumperaki Winery"
    Varietal Wine / Rethymnon
    Liatiko - Kotsifali
    Fruity rosé, with strawberry notes in aromas and flavors, soft, with a cool pleasant aftertaste.
    15% vol.
    Glass | Bottle

Drinks

  • Ouzo small carafe 8.00€
  • Ouzo glass 3.50€
  • Raki small carafe 6.00€
  • Raki glass 3.00€
  • Whisky glass 6.00€
  • Special whisky glass 8.00€
  • Cognac glass (Metaxa 3*) 5.00€
  • Cognac glass (Metaxa 7*) 8.00€
  • Cognac glass (Metaxa 12*) 10.00€

Cocktails

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  • Aperol Spritz 7.50€

    aperol, prosecco, splash of soda water

  • Rakito 7.50€

    raki, fresh lime, fresh lime juice, brown sugar, soda water, mint

  • Apple Martini 8.00€

    vodka, sour apple, fresh lemon juice, fresh lime, syrup

  • Daiquiri 8.00€

    white rum, syrup, fresh lime juice

  • Mojito 8.00€

    white rum, fresh lime, fresh lime juice, brown sugar, soda water, mint

  • Caipirinha 8.50€

    Cachaca, fresh lime juice, brown sugar, fresh lime, fruit puree

  • Margarita 8.50€

    tequila, Cointreau, fresh lime, fresh lime juice, salt

  • Negroni 8.50€

    gin, Campari, martini rosso, orange rind

  • Salted caramel vodka infusion 8.50€

    salted caramel vodka, lime, sugar, passion fruit

Desserts

  • Xerotigano 6.00€

    Traditional local wedding dessert served with honey, cinnamon and vanilla Madagascar ice cream.

  • Galaktoboureko 8.00€

    Deconstructed galaktoboureko with semolina cream, mint and orange flavors.

  • Profiterol 8.00€

    Profiterol with white chocolate cream, bitter ganache and handmaded almond crumble.

  • Mosaiko 7.00€

    Greek dessert with bitter chocolate and spicy biscuits.

  • Chocolate souffle 5.50€

    With moist warm chocolate in the middle.

  • Baklavas 5.50€

    Layers of filo pastry filled with chopped walnuts & almonds with a sweet honey syrup.

  • Kantaifi 5.50€

    Shredded filo pasty filled with chopped walnuts & pistachios with a sweet honey syrup.

  • Yoghurt with Honey 5.00€

    Local yoghurt topped with thyme honey and walnuts.

  • Ιce cream vanilla Madagascar or Chocolate Ferrero 3.00€ | 5.50€

    1 ball | 2 balls

Coffees

  • Espresso 2.50€
  • Double espresso 3.50€
  • Cappuccino 3.50€
  • Frappe 2.00€

    Ice coffee

  • Nescafe 2.00€
  • Greek coffee 2.00€
  • Double Greek coffee 2.50€
  • Black tea 2.00€
  • Mountain tea 3.00€

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