The cellar of NYKTERIDA, is located in the basement of the restaurant and was created within a 40 square meters cistern, built in 1980, with volcanic rock from the island of Santorini.

This is the place where the wines of NYKTERIDA, from all major wine growing regions of the Greek Territory -with particular emphasis in those produced in Crete- are "ripen" in ideal storage and aging conditions.

The cellar can be visited by all our customers.

Come 'n' cook


Nykterida restaurant with a long experience in quality cooking and traditional flavors gives a chance to all foreign visitors to learn the secrets of the Cretan gastronomic heritage.

Restaurant Organizes “Interactive Coοking Lessons of Traditional Cretan Dishes” for small and large groups in English Language.

Each group will get to choose, prepare and finally eat all dishes prepared after the local wine tasting at the restaurant’s cellar. Participation, food selection and Date reservation shall be done at least a week in advance.

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The Malvasia is the richest perfume Cretan variety that has spread and enriched the Mediterranean vineyards eight centuries ago. Golden-green white wine with a complex aroma of citrus and nuts.



Variety: Grenache Rouge 50%, Syrah 50%
Features description: Color rosy. Nose with strawberry caramel aroma, grenadine and rose trees. Soft taste with gentle acidity and sweetness in the aftertaste sensation.





Variety cabernet sauvignon, organic. Aged in small oak barrels.
Plush dark red fruits. Notes cinnamon. Color purple, lively, enticing, with enviable balance and harmony in taste...


Come, to organize together your unique moments. With warm hospitality on our premises, share your joy with your guests. Handmade flower arrangements, candles, special menus, printed for you...
because fun in Nykterida is truly "different"...


Celebrate birthdays, important anniversaries, draw children's parties with inflatable park, carnival meetings, 'Latin', 'disco' and “tango” evenings, dance meetings, receptions, gatherings and anything else you can imagine! Feel comfortable, creative and cheerful...


Celebrate, dreamily the birthdays of your little beloved ones and share special moments both to your guests, but also to you. Within a magical decor, clowns, face painting, magicians, original games and within all, accompanied by a modern menu ideal for children...


Create unforgettable moments, welcoming your guests, on the first official celebration of your dearest babies. With carefully selected music, unique atmosphere and panoramic view throughout the four cardinal points, spend carefree hours that will never be forgotten…

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