His professional experience in some of the most famous restaurants abroad, such as the three-star "El Bulli" of Ferran Andria in Spain, the "L'atelier de Joël Robuchon" and "Le Château de Lacan Brive la Gaillarde" in France is astounding. He has also worked in many of the most distinguished hotels and restaurants in Greece. His culinary identity consists of two main aspects: the pursuit of the most traditional flavours of the country and the implementation of the most modern culinary techniques. He has published the book "Noble Workbook", in collaboration with chef G. Troumouchis and A. Koroneos. He is now the executive chef at Sheraton Resort.
Guest chef: Asterios Koustoudis
He is the Executive Chef in "Grande Bretagne" and "King George" hotels, and the Culinary Director of "Marriott International" in Greece. The focal point of his culinary philosophy is simplicity, with emphasis on the high quality of raw materials and his excellent technique that always result to pure and special flavours. After completing his education in culinary schools in Greece, he attended seminars in Paris, Barcelona and southern France and worked in top restaurants and hotels such as "Makedonia Palas", "Agioli" at Electra Palace in Thessaloniki, and Pentelikon Hotel, where he was awarded with a Michelin star for the Greek Mediterranean cuisine he offered at the "Vardis" restaurant. He has also been awarded several times with a “Golden Cap” and a “Greek Cuisine Award”.
Sheraton Rhodes Resort
Built amphitheatrically on a hill with an astonishing view towards the sunset, the luxury hotel, part of the Marriott Group, dominates the Ixia beach with its modern “Doric” architecture and the vast gardens with towering palm trees. The water element runs through the resort with four pools, offering freshness and a sense of calm. The executive chef Nikos Zervos (Greek Cuisine Award), with work experience in famous restaurants of Greece and abroad (“El Bulli”, “L’atelier de Joël Robuchon”), includes products of local producers and typical local dishes in his creations. The dîner de gala will take place at the “Thea” restaurant.
Emblematic and luxurious, the twelve-story Sheraton on Ixia Beach is a dream destination for a leisure trip. Surrounded by large beautiful gardens, overlooking the endless blue sea and being located just 4km from the sightseeing city of Rhodes is a unique spot for holidays and relaxation. Sheraton has also and added benefit; It is, above all, a delicious oasis ideal for gastronomic travelers.
An experienced team with talented chefs led by executive chef Nikos Zervos, meets all tasting demands of Sheraton visitors. Four restaurants with different styles, quality raw materials, unique local products from the South Aegean and traditional dishes are the main elements of the hotel's culinary proposals to its guests. The restaurant "Thea" offers authentic greek dishes, the “L 'Onda Restaurant” on the 6th floor with spectacular views of the sea offers Italian contemporary cuisine. The “Castellania restaurant” serves buffet breakfast and dinner and the restaurant "Mediterraneo” with its sky-blue colored dining tables and being located next to the beach, it offers Mediterranean flavors as its name promises.
Of course, in a hotel of this level, which is recommended to gastronomy lovers, high standards and amenities should be a key element of the hotel. Sheraton honors its name here and proposes a wide range of rooms of different types, furnished balcony and views of the Aegean Sea or the mountains and gardens. “Sweet sleeper” beds are one of the hotel’s signature elements, including a very comfortable mattress, luxurious linen and hypoallergenic pillows, as well as wonderful marble bathrooms with many high quality amenities. A unique proposal is the “Aqua Deluxe Room” with a modern jacuzzi on the balcony and sea views at sunset while “Aelia Suites” on the 10th and 11th floors of the twelve-story central building with breathtaking views across the entire city and the Aegean Sea.
A visit to www.sheratonrhodesresort.com or a phone call at +30224107500 will answer your every question and help you plan your trip.