Kyrenia (Girne) & the North restaurants

Top Choice Cypriot in Kyrenia (Girne)

İkimiz

The mother-and-daughter duo behind this cute-as-a-button restaurant dish up Cypriot soul food. The small menu (which changes regularly) features hearty and wholesome specialities such as molohiya (a viscid stew made…
Top Choice Kebab in Kyrenia (Girne)

Niazi’s Restaurant & Bar

A carnivore’s heaven, Niazi’s is the inventor of the 'full kebab' – don't even think about ordering one unless you're seriously hungry. Luckily, if you're not up for multiple grilled meats and a bundle of meze all i…
Top Choice Seafood in Kyrenia (Girne)

Corner Restaurant

The seafood menu here is a cut above other offerings on the harbour, in quality as well as quantity. Succulent grilled king prawns, octopus and a bundle of different fish dishes are on the menu with generous salad i…
Top Choice Turkish in Around Kyrenia & the Ranges

Tervetuloa Restaurant

If you like your meze, don’t miss Tervetuloa. It’s a casual place with little pretension that serves up a parade of some of the tastiest meze dishes in Northern Cyprus, outshining the main dishes such as Cypriot cla…
Top Choice Cypriot in Bellapais (Beylerbeyi)

Bella Moon

Head through the arch to the leafy courtyard to dine on meals of simple grilled-meat dishes which all come loaded down with plenty of homemade meze. This family-run restaurant has a charmingly old-fashioned atmosphe…
Cypriot in Kyrenia (Girne)

Kyrenia Tavern

If you like your dining experiences authentic and eccentric, this garden restaurant serving Cypriot favourites is the spot for you. There's no menu, just a choice of two mains with meze to start. Don't expect to eat…
Kebab in Kyrenia (Girne)

Beyti Restaurant

When local workers clock off for the night, they head here, away from the harbour hullabaloo. This kebap (kebab) house has the full caboodle of grilled meats, from its namesake beyti kebap (mincemeat wrapped in lava…
International in Bellapais (Beylerbeyi)

Kybele

Even if the food was so-so, the atmospheric garden setting and fantastic views of Bellapais Abbey next door would still make Kybele the prime spot for dining in the village. Luckily the menu of steaks, seafood and k…
Cypriot in Around Kyrenia & the Ranges

Eminem Restaurant

If meze feasting tops your to-do list, then head to this family-run restaurant, just off the Kyrenia–Çatalköy (Agios Epiktitos) highway. The fresh flavours of Cypriot cooking shine in the set menus, including creamy…
Cypriot in Lapta (Lapithos)

Charcos

Trundle up Lapta's hill to find this atmospheric old house, festooned with local artwork. This is a good place to try Cypriot classics such as kleftiko (slow-cooked lamb; küp kebap in Turkish; must be ordered in adv…