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Chrysanthou Mylona 5, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Tel: 25 368837 Mon-Sat 11:00-22:00 They say the most important thing in life is to be grateful. Taking that into consideration I then have to firstly thank the ENTERTAINER. Not for [...]

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 [...]


Christodoulou Sozou 21, 22254525, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sat dinner, Sat lunch Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 4/5 When Rokoko opened a few months ago (around 10 to be exact), I wasn’t sure if it would be a [...]

Isolani Pizza Bar

Agios Antonios market, 70008778, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Tue-Sun 12:30-15:00, 19:30-23:00 Food: 4/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 3/5 When writing about Italian restaurants in general (Italian being one of my favourite cuisines), I can become a bit overexcited if [...]

Como Osteria

28th October, 25582525, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sun 8:00-00:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 Right when there were no Italian restaurants in Limassol two of them have come out of no where. If I just face the [...]

Manolito Pizza & Pasta

Xanthis Xenierou 2, 22448044, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 11:30-15:00, 18:00-23:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 3/5 You might know it from its “take-away/delivery only” days. Fortunately those days are over since Manolitos is now occupying, in my [...]

La forchetta

Agiou Andreou, 25361313, LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) Mon-Sat 19:00-1:00 Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3/5 Ambiance: 4/5 One of the things I keep saying about Limassol vs Nicosia is that, although I love both cities, it is clear that in [...]

Da Paolo Revisited

Palaiologou 52, 22438538, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon – Sun 7.15pm – 11.15pm  Food: 3.5/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 3.5/5 I have always thought finding proper Italian restaurants in Cyprus is a struggle. Surely there are standard pasta dishes [...]


Onasagorou 35, 22663199, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Mon-Sun 12:00-15:00, 19:00-12:00 (except Monday lunch) Food: 3.5/5 Service: 4/5 Ambiance: 3/5 When I was told about a new Italian restaurant opening on Onasagorou street in the old city of Nicosia [...]

Il Bacaro

Prodromou 113D, 22676969, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) Wed-Sat 12:00-15:00, 19:30-1:00, Sun lunch Food: 4/5 Service: 3.5/5 Ambiance: 4/5 Close your eyes, listen to the music, taste the Venetian “cichetti” and pretend you are in Italy (without even paying [...]


Anastasias corner 3&5 & Theoskepastis, 26818298, PAPHOS Mon-Sun 12:00-23:00 Food: Service: Ambiance: A casual Italian restaurant open lunch and dinner with quite good pasta. [...]


Posidonos Ave 65, 26964164, PAPHOS Mon-Sun 18:30-22:30 Food: Service: Ambiance: A relatively cheap Italian restaurant on one of the busiest streets by the coast in Paphos [...]