The bar at Avli is a place to gather for great conversations and delicious cocktails, designed by Krystian Hordejuk, and served by our incredible bartenders.
Influenced by the ingredients found on the Cycladic Islands, our cocktail list features the Aegean Spritz, the Ne-Gro-Nai and the Kolonaki Cocktail to name just a few.
OUR SIGNATURE COCKTAILS
the spartan cave
“With backs to the walls of a narrow cave, the mighty 300 stood tall and brave.”
This cocktail will make you feel like one of the Spartan warriors that managed to defend against a massive Persian army in ancient Greece.
rakomelo / vodka / lime / acacia honey / bitters / homemade ginger beer
amigos de grecia
This is our homage to the Greek population which settled in Mexico. It is our twist on the ever famous Paloma drink.
cilantro tequila / ginger / lime / bitters / 3 cents grapefruit soda
Chaos, literally translated in Greek, means ‘gaping void’. It is believed to be the first thing to have existed in the universe. By combining roasted peppers with the heat of our homemade spicy mix, we have created a new version of the original Bloody Mary cocktail.
roasted capsicum vodka / raspberry balsamic / house seasoning blend / tomato
In the Greek village of Aetos, the ‘Florina Feast’ is held to celebrate these deep red peppers known for their rich, sweet flavour. Inspired by the classic Margarita, this cocktail has hints of the citrus and savoury flavours of pickled peppers.
tequila reposado / cointreau / agave syrup / lime / pickled red peppers
After a fruitless 10-year siege, the Greeks constructed a huge wooden horse, and hid a select force of men inside. Presenting it as a victory trophy to the Trojans, the Greeks were able to enter and destroy the city of Troy, ending the war in their favour. Beware of enemies bearing gifts!
monkey shoulder / autumn spice tincture / clove maple syrup / lemon / egg whites / bitters
Our take on the classic Old Fashioned will transport you to the modern streets of Kolonaki in
Athens where chestnuts are roasted on braziers and the smell of freshly ground coffee lingers in the air.
metaxa 12 stars / roasted chestnuts / bitter sweet elixir / coffee tincture
In Greek ”Ne and Nai” means "Yes”. You won't be able to resist our take on the classic Negroni
with hints of sour cherries and dark chocolate aftertaste.
london dry gin / mancino rosso amaranto / campari / cherry vissino
The fresh and subtle Greek flavours of this cocktail make it the perfect aperitif.
london dry gin / cucumber shrub / oregano / saline solution
Reminiscent of long afternoons spent lazing by the Aegean sea, our version of this classic spritz
will make you wish you were there.
skinos mastiha / mancino bianco / lavender / lemon / violet / bitters / soda water
GREEK & TONIC
Our twist on the classic made the Greek way.
london dry gin / fennel seeds cordial / rose / 3 cents tonic water
A distinct version of the classic Whisky Sour with a blend of figs and Greek amber spirit.
metaxa 12 stars / fig / lemon / egg white / bitters
TEARS OF CHIOS
Made with Skinos Mastiha, a delicate piney liquor made from the sap of the mastic tree, white rum,
fresh watermelon & served with frozen grapes. This cocktail is light, refreshing & thirst quenching.
skinos mastiha / bacardi carta blanca / lemon oleo saccharum / fresh watermelon / bitters / soda water
Light and full of flavour with the healing properties of honey, this is a twist on the classic Bee’s Knees cocktail.
london dry gin / pine honey tincture / lemon
Used in ancient Greece, the lyre is a stringed instrument that was often played while reciting poetry.
You will be drawn into the early days of the Cycladic era, while sipping on this delicious cocktail.
prosecco / apricot / greek yoghurt mousse