Get to know us

Welcome to Duende by the Glass, your ultimate destination for exquisite wines, delectable small dishes, and a touch of culinary adventure. Nestled in the heart of Mandraki, the vibrant city center of Rhodes Island, our wine bar promises an unforgettable experience that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more.

At Duende by the Glass, we take pride in curating an extensive collection of local wines and also from around the world. Whether you’re a seasoned wine connoisseur or an enthusiastic newcomer, our diverse selection has something to suit every palate. From bold reds to crisp whites, sparkling delights to rare vintages, our expertly crafted wine list will transport you on a captivating journey through the vineyards of the world.

Tantalizing food menu

Our passion for exceptional flavors doesn’t stop at wine. To complement your wine-tasting experience, our talented chefs have crafted a tantalizing menu of small dishes that perfectly harmonize with the nuanced flavors of our wines. Indulge in a variety of delectable bites, each one meticulously prepared using the freshest local ingredients and culinary expertise. From artisanal cheese platters to succulent charcuterie, each dish is designed to enhance your enjoyment and elevate your senses.

As a testament to our commitment to culinary innovation, we also offer an exciting addition to our menu – sushi. Immerse yourself in the artistry of Japanese cuisine as our skilled sushi chefs present a fusion of traditional techniques and modern creativity. Delight in the delicate balance of flavors and textures as you savor each expertly rolled morsel, prepared with the finest, sustainably sourced seafood and hand-selected ingredients.


Akedo Sushi

Located just opposite our wine bar, is your go-to destination for one of the finest sushi experience in town. While it doesn’t offer table seating, it proudly provides a seamless integration with Duende by the Glass. Our expert sushi chefs meticulously craft each roll, showcasing their expertise and passion for the art of sushi-making. Using the freshest, sustainably sourced seafood and premium ingredients, they create a symphony of flavors that will transport you straight to the heart of Japan.

In addition to being a delightful dining experience, Akedo Sushi also offers delivery services, bringing the magic of sushi directly to your doorstep. Whether you’re enjoying an intimate gathering at home or hosting a special occasion, our delivery service ensures that you can indulge in the highest quality sushi without leaving the comfort of your own space.

Our Philosophy

Onwer`s Words

our philosophy revolves around the pursuit of excellence and the passion for culinary artistry. We believe that every sip of wine, every bite of food, and every moment spent together is an opportunity to create something extraordinary.

We invite you to embark on a culinary adventure with us, where flavors dance on your tongue, conversations flow, and moments of pure joy are savored. Welcome to Duende by the Glass and Akedo Sushi, where exceptional experiences are crafted, and unforgettable memories are made.

Ioannis Tselios