Restaurants

Top Choice Cypriot in Pissouri Bay & Village

Kastro

This long-standing family-owned restaurant started life as little more than a beach shack several decades ago. It's a lot smarter today, yet still maximises the view from its sprawling terrace overlooking the surf. …
Top Choice Seafood in Around Lemesos

Kyrenia Beach Restaurant

You won't have to push the boat out too far to enjoy superb catch-of-the-day seafood at this long-standing, popular restaurant. Its stunning beachside setting means shoals of families turn up at weekends, so come ea…
Mediterranean in Pissouri Bay & Village

Bunch of Grapes Inn

This tranquil, atmospheric place in the village centre offers excellent dining under the thick shade of grapevines and fig and mulberry trees. Feast on dishes such as crispy roast duck in apricot and brandy sauce, a…
Cypriot in Pissouri Bay & Village

Two Friends

Two Friends prides itself on its homemade cuisine. Everything is made from scratch, including the cheese ravioli, filled with haloumi cheese and mint, and the tahini dip with freshly ground sesame seeds, garlic and …
International in Around Lemesos

Chris Blue Beach Bar & Restaurant

A local favourite on Kourion Beach, with vast picture windows, a vast parking lot and a vast number of noisy families, particularly at weekends. Select your fish or tentacled meal from the large tank, or go for a fi…
Italian in Akrotiri Peninsula

Il Gusto

Definitely something to write home about, II Gusto serves superb cuisine that’s an innovative twist on classic Italian cooking. Try the roast pork stuffed with ricotta and figs. It's easy to find, situated among the…
Cypriot in Episkopi

Old Stables

Run by a mother-and-daughter team, Old Stables is the place to try tavas (lamb stew with cumin, potatoes, onions and tomatoes), a speciality here. It’s out on the Lemesos–Pafos road opposite the Eko petrol station; …
Taverna in Around Lemesos

Walnut Tree

Locals swear by this taverna, owned by a Cypriot–Liverpudlian couple, in a tranquil corner of the village square. The menu is essentially Cypriot, with stuffed vine leaves, mousakka and similar, served with homemade…
Taverna in Around Lemesos

Taverna Kamares

The atmosphere here is pleasantly rustic, with farm implements dangling from the ceiling, strings of garlic and peppers over the bar, and rough stone walls. Go with the owner Xenios' recommendations: he is also the …
Cypriot in Around Lemesos

Melanda Beach Restaurant

This beach restaurant enjoys an ace position right on the beach. Avoid those predictable international offerings on the menu and ask for the fresh fish dish of the day (the owner's son owns a fishing boat): sea brea…