Historical Backgrounf


Discover the rich heritage of Avaton 1739, an ‘All Day Café & Wine Bar’ nestled atop the historic Old Monastery of Ursulines and the School of Ursulines of Naxos. Perched within the stone walls of the Venetian Castle erected by Markos Sanoudos in 1207, the site bears witness to the founding of the Duchy of Aegean and the Venetian conquest of 17 Aegean Islands.




“Discover the exquisite flavors of our finest specialties, meticulously crafted by our expert chefs. Each dish combines premium ingredients with innovative techniques to create a culinary masterpiece. From our succulent seafood creations to our perfectly seasoned steaks, every bite promises an unforgettable dining experience. Indulge in the culinary artistry that sets our restaurant apart and savor the specialties that our guests rave about. Join us for an exceptional gastronomic journey where every dish tells a story of passion, precision, and perfection.

Experience the divine!

Wine & Cocktails

Start your morning at the pinnacle of Naxos Castle with a breakfast experience like no other.

Discover the essence of Mediterranean gastronomy as our chefs skillfully blend locally sourced organic ingredients into every dish at Avaton.

Savor the flavors of Naxos with our carefully curated menu, where each ingredient is handpicked from small-scale producers, ensuring authenticity and freshness.

Immerse yourself in the island’s rich culinary heritage with traditional Naxian specialties, served in rustic earthenware casseroles that echo the dining traditions of the past.

Enhance your meal with a selection of fine wines or expertly crafted cocktails, perfectly complementing the diverse flavors of our cuisine.

And don’t forget to indulge in our freshly baked bread, alongside a tempting array of Naxian cheeses, meats, and seasonal produce, all awaiting your discovery at Avaton 1739.

Brewing perfection


Savor your coffee amidst the unmatched panorama of Naxos Town’s highest point at Avaton 1739.

Partnering with Area 51, a distinguished coffee company curating Specialty Grade coffees, we offer a truly exceptional coffee experience. Our commitment to direct trade and fair trade models ensures mutual benefits for coffee growers and fosters long-term relationships.

Embark on a journey of flavor and aroma with our carefully selected coffee blends, crafted by our passionate baristi. From classic espresso to innovative creations like cold brew and flat white, every sip is an indulgence.

Experience coffee culture at its finest with our exclusive clay cups and mugs, handcrafted by a local ceramic workshop nestled in a mountain village of Naxos, echoing ancient traditions.