Lefkosia (Nicosia)

Elma & Fred revisited

Georgiou Griva Digeni 42-44, NICOSIA, 22680400 Mon-Sat 9:00-23:00 Elma and what? Fred. Elma & Fred. The funky shop with the cool name should be your new must-visit place for two main reasons 1) The new “Green [...]

Wood ‘N Fire Art Bakery

40-42 Vyzantiou Street, Strovolos, 22263110, NICOSIA Mon – Fri 7am – 9pm, Sat 7am – 3.30pm, Sun Closed All-natural, hand-crafted, clean label, no E’s…these are the first things Yiannis will tell you when he talks about Wood ‘n’ [...]

Nocciola Sweets + More

Dimofontos 1, NICOSIA, 22775588 Mon – Fri 7:00-20:00, Sat 9:00-20:00 It all started around 3 months ago when I gave birth to my third baby. All I was doing was searching for sweets to give out [...]

Cafe Americain

Themistokli Dervi 6, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA), 22320390 Tue – Fri lunch & dinner, Sat-Sun 10:00-11:30 If you called to make brunch reservations on a Sunday and you got a “sorry we’re full” response, then join the club. [...]

Koi Sushi Bar

Menandrou LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) 22260777 Mon-Sun 12-23:45 Value for money now has a new meaning. So is the “easy lunch”. All set by Koi. It’s central, it’s cute, and it’s the answer to the question: so what [...]

Artnaldas

Arnaldas 2, NICOSIA Mon-Fri 8:00-19:00, Sat 9:00-16:00 The “concept store” type place may seem like something we’ve seen before. That’s not in the case for Art-naldas, which I must say, is more than just a place [...]

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 [...]

Bottega Amaro

Pindarou 14, Nicosia (LEFKOSIA), 22777270 Mon-Sun 10am-1am Stylish yet cosy, traditional yet modern, casual yet great for a night out, that’s Bottega Amaro for you. I can’t say I wasn’t happy when I heard it was [...]

EcoHome

36 Kypranoros Street, Shops 16-22, 22380707, NICOSIA Style conscious and environmentally aware, sustainable and eco-friendly items with anything from freshly-made face creams to handmade soya candles with products supporting local makers…I don’t know if that caught your attention, [...]

Your “not so average” Xmas guide

I was thinking about a Xmas post and with all this “new age” cooking all around, I thought of the “not so typical” options to choose from for this holiday season. The gluten free “melomakarona”, the “Rudolf [...]

Pralina Experience

31 Stasikratous, 22665588 NICOSIA, Sun – Thu 9am – 1am, Fri – Sat 9am – 2am  When you hear “Pralina”, “Zorbas bakeries”, “cafe renovation”, “revamped”, a lot of things come to mind. Certainly not what I faced the [...]

Bizzy Bee

Simou Menandrou, 96495000, NICOSIA Mon – Sun 11am – 1am Al those photos with the mouthwatering pancakes on Instagram surely worked as I couldn’t wait to go to Bizzy Bee. Most of all I was curious to find [...]