business lunch

Brasserie Au Bon Plaisir

Larnakos 87, Palouriotissa, 96755111, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-15:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3.5/5 Remember that small French bistro you’ve been to a couple of years ago? Remember the good wine, the tender steak and those [...]

The fishmarket

Limassol Old Port, 25022377, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00 Food: 3/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 What do you do when you hear that THE Lazarou is involved in a new seafood restaurant in Limassol? You go there! [...]

The Gym revisited

Onasagorou, 22002001, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 9:00-2:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 I thought it was time to do a belated “revisited” review. 2 years and quite a few menu changes later I managed to take [...]

Shizuka Floor Wagamama

Themistokli Dervi 19, 22870140, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-11:00 I never thought of Wagamama to be a proper, sit-down restaurant, and I never thought what it would be like if Wagamama food was served in a more [...]

Elma & Fred

Griva Digeni 42-44, 22680400, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 9:00-23:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 4.5/5 Ambiance: 4/5 Out of the quite-a-few good surprises this year I think this is the biggest one. It’s not a hidden gem as it [...]

Stou Siantri – Limassol

Gladstonos 30, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sat lunch It’s like God has heard me and is slowly but surely bringing my favourite places to Limassol. The arrival of one of the best restaurants in the “magirio” category is [...]

Pantopolio- Kali Orexi (revisited)

Vasileos Pavlou 7, 22675151, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 12:00-24:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 4/5 I realised that I spend most of my time reviewing new places, but spend very little time re-newing or reviewing places I [...]

Pyxida Oyster Bar

Menandros 3, 22270045, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 12:30-2:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 4/5 When they ask me what I think is missing from the restaurant scene of Cyprus I never thought of oyster bars. I am, [...]

To Elliniko Ouzomesedopolio

Achaion 1, 77778300, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3.5/5 This is a review long overdue, I must admit. The fact that it opened 10 days after I had a baby did not [...]

Pralina Confectionery Limassol

Makarios III ave 224, 25355336, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sun 9:00-23:00 How did I not hear about this? I did I not know that one of the most well-known confectioneries and cafés of the 90’s and 00’s has [...]

Akakiko revisited

Achaion 1 (adjacent to Hilton Park), 77778022, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-1:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 4.5/5 Ambiance: 3.5/5 Although I have reviewed Akakiko in Nicosia a couple of years ago, a lot has happened since then. More [...]

Gevsikleous 62

Perikleous 62, 22252323, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat lunch and dinner Food: 4/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3/5 When the proud Cypriot dad said I had to try this new “magirio” (a restaurant with home-made, traditional food), I was [...]