The Chefs

Michalis Stalas

Michalis Stalas

He studied Culinary arts at the Higher School of Tourism Education of Rhodes. At the end of his studies he staged in famous restaurants such as “De Jonge Dikkert”, Amsterdam and “Arzak” in San Sebastián, Spain. He also worked in many hotel restaurants in Rhodes He has taught at the Institute of Vocational Training in Rhodes. Today he is an executive chef in Rodos Palace, along with chef Lefteris Kampourakis.

Lefteris Kabourakis

Lefteris Kabourakis

Chef Lefteris Kabourakis studied Culinary Arts in Greece and Switzerland. During his career he worked in many hotel restaurants in Greece, such as ATRIUM Group, Sheraton, Imperial Rhodes Hotel, Hilton Rhodes, Park Suites Hotel, etc. He has attended a multitude of seminars on modern cooking techniques, molecular gastronomy and the art of sushi and he has taught Cooking Classes for eight years at the Institute of Vocational Training in Rhodes. Today his executive chef in Rodos Palace with Michalis Stalas.

Dimitris Pamboris

Guest chef: Dimitris Pamboris

From a very young age, Dimitris Pamboris emerged as one of the most dynamic chefs of the second wave of the renewal and promotion of the gastronomic aspect of Greek cuisine. For several years he is being awarded for the high quality of his work (Greek Cuisine Awards and Golden Caps). He has worked in the Michelin restaurant “Auberge de l’Ill” besides the famous chef Marc Haeberlin and at the Grecotel Hotels & Resorts hotel group in Greece. Today, he continues his dynamic path at the “Bubo” and “Treehouse” restaurants of “Ekies All Senses Resort” in Vourvourou, Halkidiki.

Rodos Palace Luxury Convention Resort

Discreetly hidden between the endless golden Ixia beach and its gorgeous gardens, the imposing “Rodos Palace Resort Hotel”, through its 45 years of great history, has hosted important personalities of the political, artistic and athletic field from Greece and all over the world that have revealed it as a top hotel destination of the island. Michael Stalas, with stage at famous restaurants such as “De Jonge Dikkert” (Βib Gourmant) in Amsterdam, “Arzak” in San Sebastián, and Lefteris Cambourakis, with studies in Switzerland, make sure of maintaining a high level of dining. Romantic atmosphere at the fine dining restaurant “12 Nissia” by the lagoon where the dîner de gala will take place.

Nestled in its magnificent gardens with the cosmic Ixia beach at its feet, the impressive Rodos Palace Resort with its twenty-story tower imposes its presence in the area. With 45 years of history and a pivotal role in the island's tourist path, it has hosted great personalities of the country's political and artistic life and has offered days of enjoyable life and holidays to tens of thousands of demanding visitors. At the same time, it is one of the first hotels in Rhodes to dare to include high gastronomy in its amenities. To this day it is an important destination not only for its luxury and the level of amenities it offers but also for the richness of tastes it offers to its guests.

Dining experiences

Thanks to an experienced team led by chefs Michalis Stalas and Lefteris Kambourakis Rodos Palace Resort offers a high-quality tasting menu serving Mediterranean flavors full of Greek tradition. At the same time, it has an international-oriented, highly technical and successful use of local products in the dishes it proposes.

The fine dining restaurant "12 Islands" on the lagoon in the hotel's well-tended garden is a top choice. It offers modern,high-end cuisine with few Greek notes and an interesting wine list with suggestions from the Greek and international vineyards.

The restaurant “Ambrosia” has a Greek and Mediterranean style and a very sophisticated decoration. The restaurant "Castellania" offers Mediterranean flavors. “La Terasse”, overlooking the outdoor pool terraces, offers breakfast and the “Gallery Restaurant” a more casual dinner. The “Pool Restaurant” offers a light a la carte lunch by the pool.


In terms of accommodation, Rodos Palace has nothing to envy when compared to similar hotels of famous tourist destinations. There are large and luxurious reception areas, lounges worthy of its history, a bar, décor with artworks and naturally open green spaces.

Focusing on the impressive central building, a 20-story "tower" built in 1974 and being renovated and remodeled very often, it has modern luxury furnishings and hi-tech equipment, offers the new “ABAV -2” concept: the rooms with magnificent views ensure a pleasant stay.

In addition to the classic rooms of the main building, Rodos Palace also offers other amenities such as bungalows, loft suites, maisonettes etc. Detailed information and details on all these can be found at

Rodos Palace also offers lots of activities, events, conferences and much more. In short, the hotel team is able to meet your every need and guide you through your stay so that it is unforgettable. Visit www.rodos-palace.gror call +302241097222 for more information.