A day at Minthis

Minthis, Tsada, 26842200 All I knew about Minthis before last Tuesday was that it was a Golf resort and that from what I’ve seen in pictures it has nice villas. The fact that they had 5 [...]

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 [...]

To Patrikon tavern

Tersefanou Village, 24424831, LARNACA Fri-Sat dinner, Sun lunch Food: 4/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3/5 When I was told it’s Cypriot creative cuisine I wasn’t very excited as that usually means failed attempts to twist something authentic. [...]

To Mpakaliko tou Hapsi

Leoforos Agrou 114, 99409108, Agros Village Fri afternoon-Sunday evening When I was told it’s a coffee place that serves brunch I thought to myself  “good luck convincing Mr Proud Cypriot to go to Agros village for [...]

Casale Panayiotis

22952444, Kalopanayiotis Village Everyone knows it but not everyone knows a lot about it…at least I didn’t. Not before my visit last month. All I knew it was a very carefully done mountain retreat. I didn’t [...]

Α tavern without a name in Troodos

Troodos Camping area (turn across Airforce base), 99349782, Troodos Mountains Mon-Sun lunch (call beforehand) Being Cypriot there are some things that go without saying. Firstly you don’t go to the beach unless it’s June, despite that [...]

Agia Anna tavern

Agia Anna village, 22532500, NICOSIA DISTRICT Food: 3.5/5 Service: 2.5/5 Ambiance: 3.5/5 Last minute calls are the best ones… no anticipation, no expectations. That’s exactly what our lunch at Agia Anna was. Right when we were [...]

Lyhnos – Askas village

Askas village, 22642641, Nicosia District Sat-Sun 12:30-15:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 4/5 I remember being very excited when the proud Cypriot parents said they had discovered a restaurant in Askas village worth visiting, a restaurant [...]


Theodorou Mavrosavva 15, Lympia, 22524333, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun lunch & dinner Food: 3.5/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3/5 I have to admit, the name alone (which means “teasers” or “teased with”), makes you want to visit this [...]

5 Things to do in Autumn

1. Do a road trip to the mountains. Autumn is the best season for the mountains. You can enjoy a change in the colours of the trees and actually experience the change in season. It is [...]

Elea Estate

1 Eleon ave, Geroskipou, 26202001, PAPHOS Mon-Sun 9:00-23:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 4/5 I have to admit that my original expectations in terms of what I will find at a restaurant completely affect my final [...]

Manolas Tavern – Kellaki village

Go towards Kellaki village and follow the signs, 99461122, Kellaki, Limassol District Tue-Sun lunch and dinner Food: 3/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3/5 I haven’t reviewed any tavernas in the mountains for a while now. That’s because [...]