value for money

To Elliniko

Achaion 1, 77778300, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00 3 years on, still going strong. If you’ve visited it recently it’s not hard to tell why. Probably the only modern Greek restaurant in the capital with dishes that [...]

Edem’s Yard

Karaoli & Demetriou 8, LARNACA, 99847781 Tue-Sun 9:00-16:00 Their Instagram profile was enough to get a 9 month pregnant lady driving to Larnaca. When you eat for 2 (or 10 in my case), you have to [...]

Cito Gourmet Express

Themistokli Dervi 49, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA), 22591159 Mon-Fri 7:30-20:30, Sat 8:00-20:30 If you haven’t seen it or heard of it, you will. Cito Express combines a high quality delicatessen with everything the modern consumer needs: all-natural, freshly [...]

The Daily Roast

Esperides 2C, Akropoli,  NICOSIA (LEFKOSIA) Mon-Fri 7-19:00, Sat 9:00-16:00 Please note there is a Daily Roast in the centre of Nicosia on Gerasimou Markora st which only serves snacks. Check out the older review Let’s be honest, speciality [...]

Barbacoa BBQ

42 Genethliou Mitella, 96020154, LIMASSOL Wed – Sun 6pm – 12am, Mon & Tue Closed These guys dared me. They said “you are welcome to come and see that the only thing in our freezer is ice”. I [...]

Kika’s Garden

Kallepia village, 99459400, PAPHOS Mon-Sun 10:30-14:30, 19:00-23:00 (call 24 hours in advance to reserve) If you haven’t heard of it, you will. And a lot of it. That’s what happens when something new, authentic and different [...]

Marina Beach Bar

Limassol Marina, 25051878, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sun 9:00-23:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 When you hear they “created” a beach next to Limassol Marina that looks like one of the beaches in Protaras what you are [...]

Nasty Cat

Digeni Akrita 64, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 10:00-21:00 When you hear the name Erotokritos, cafe, gluten-free cake, new opening all in one sentence you start paying attention. When all of the above come with a picture of [...]

Kavourotrypa

Serifou 44, Zakaki, 25390372, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 3/5 Why it took me 4 years to go to Kavourotrypa I don’t know. I heard it was good a bit after I [...]

Brunching at Bistrot 55

Eleftherias 55, 25212100, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Wed-Sat lunch & dinner, Weekend brunch (11:00-15:00) Limassolians, don’t be upset by what I ‘m about to say: I don’t think there are enough brunch places in your city- at least [...]

Elma & Fred

Griva Digeni 42-44, 22680400, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 9:00-23:00 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 is situated on the busiest street [...]

The Home Cafe

28 Markou Drakou (across Ledra Palace), 22445740, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Fri 9:00-21:00, Sat 9:00-17:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 3.5/5 When I moved to Cyprus in 2011 after being away for 10 years I thought it would [...]