best greek/cypriot

Dionysous Mansion

16th June 1943, 25222210, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sun lunch & dinner During my first fifteen minutes at Dionysous Mansion I thought I would write one of those reviews that would be talked about, and not in a [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Archontiko Papadopoulou- Kornos

Arch Makariou III 67, Kornos, 22531000, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Tue-Sun 12:00-15:00, 18:00-23:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 4/5 I find that I have a few things in common with Archontiko Papadopoulou: we both believe in the Cypriot [...]

Yiagkini by night

Hadjiloizi Michailidi 6, behind the old market, 97839617, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sat 12:00-16:00, Sun-Sat 19:00-24:00 (closed for lunch in August) Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 I love it when a restaurant is able to recreate itself [...]

Ouzeri at Almyra Hotel

Almyra Hotel, Poseidonos Ave 12, 26888700, PAPHOS Mon-Sun lunch & dinner Food: 3.5/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 4.5/5 Tranquil, peaceful and calm are only a few of the feelings one can experience at Almyra Hotel in Paphos. [...]

Diosmos & Kanela Kitchen Bar

Onasagorou, 22681070, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 8:00-23:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 Passing by and seeing yet another café/bar opening on Onasagorou, I was on the one hand, happy because it is a step closer to [...]

Tsipouradiko sti Stoa

Platia Dimarchias, 22875822, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00 Food: 3/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 2.5/5 Instead of going for our standard Sunday lunch in the Cyprus villages, a habit that Mr Proud Cypriot and I seem to have [...]

Souxou Mouxou Mandalakia (revisited)

Onasagorou 47, 22666600, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 12:30-15:00, 20:00-23:00, Sun 12:30-16:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 Apart from being a fan of Souxou Mouxou’s food, I also have another feeling towards it: appreciation. The reason for [...]

To Steki tis Loxantras (revisited)

Faneromenis 67, 22675757, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat 19:00-24:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 3/5 Cleary a classic, and one of the oldest Greek/Cypriot tavernas in Nicosia. I am sure it is in all the tourist guides, probably [...]

Mezedopolio Kyklos

Hotels Ave, 99272712, Protaras, AMMOCHOSTOS (FAMAGUSTA) Mon-Sun 16:30-23:30 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 3/5 Very good Greek restaurant in the middle of the Hotels Avenue in Protaras, offering traditional Greek dishes to share. The place itself is [...]