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Canaves Oia Suites restaurant ‘Petra’ welcomes on August 2nd Michelin-starred chef George Kataras


Unveiling the Art of Michelin Starred Cuisine at Petra Restaurant
Prepare your taste buds for an extraordinary gastronomic experience as we proudly announce the
arrival of the esteemed Michelin starred chef, George Kataras, to the breathtaking Petra Restaurant in Canaves Oia Suites . Join us on August 2nd for an exclusive tasting menu meticulously crafted by Chef Kataras, hailed as a true maestro of culinary innovation and artistry.

Culinary Journey Shaped by Passion and Mastery

Starting as a musician in Greece, Kataras shifted to culinary arts, gaining experience in cities like Athens, London, Copenhagen, Paris, and the Caribbean. He worked at esteemed restaurants such as FERA at Claridge’s alongside Simon Rogan, Chiltern Firehouse with Nuno Mendes, Nobu, and Greenhouse London, eventually joining Geranium. He competed in the 2016 San Pellegrino world finals. He later became a sous chef at Rijks in Amsterdam before opening his own restaurant, Vanderveen, which received a Michelin star, 15.5 Gault Millau points, and international acclaim within two years. In 2021-2022, George consulted for Athens’ Hytra restaurant, developing its menu and training the team.

A Passion for Nature’s Bountiful Harvest
George Kataras possesses an extraordinary love for nature’s offerings, particularly fruits and vegetables. Drawing inspiration from the vibrant and diverse bounty of the earth, he weaves together flavors and textures that exquisitely showcase the very essence of each ingredient. With his menu, George offers a symphony of culinary harmony, where the refined and the funky unite in perfect balance. It is a testament to his creativity, passion, and unwavering commitment to creating unforgettable dining experiences.

Unforgettable. Unparalleled. Uniquely Canaves.
At Canaves Collection, we strive to create experiences that redefine luxury and leave an indelible mark on your soul. The arrival of Chef George Kataras and his avant-garde culinary prowess is just one example of the extraordinary offerings that await our cherished guests. Indulge in our dedication to unparalleled service, exquisite cuisine, and an atmosphere of refined elegance at our multi-awarded restaurant, Petra.

Please note that this exclusive tasting menu at Petra Restaurant is limited in availability. To secure your place for this extraordinary culinary event, we encourage you to make your reservations promptly at

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