Restaurants

Seafood in Lemesos (Limassol)

Trata Fish Tavern

This is arguably one of Lemesos’ best fish restaurants, particularly famed for the seafood meze. Despite the ‘plain Jane’ decor and unassuming atmosphere, the place attracts shoals of locals, particularly at weekend…
Top Choice Middle Eastern in Lemesos (Limassol)

Syrian Arab Friendship Club

A delight for all lovers of Arab cuisine; the SAFC puts on some of the best meze in Cyprus. Have a nargileh (water pipe) afterwards for the full experience. To find the Syrian Club (as it’s known), head east of the …
Top Choice Mediterranean in Lemesos (Limassol)

Dino Art Cafe

Dino’s has a great reputation and a loyal local following thanks to its smart decor, friendly owner Dino Kosti and great food. They’re known for their massive salads with quirky choices like duck and orange or straw…
Top Choice Cypriot in Lemesos (Limassol)

Karatello

A modern take on Cypriot classics is the name of the game at this stylish restaurant, which is part of the Old Carob Mill complex. The hearty traditional tavern food here has been given a thorough touch of finesse f…
Cypriot in Lemesos (Limassol)

Rizitiko Tavern

Tucked away by the mosque on a newly pedestrianised street, this is a reliably good, low-key establishment with tables that spill out onto the cobbles at night. The afelia (pork cooked in red wine and coriander) and…
Asian in Lemesos (Limassol)

Noodle House

A welcome addition to Lemesos’ eating scene, Noodle House’s menu fuses Singaporean, Thai and Chinese favourites for a trip through Asia in Cyprus. If you like spicy – ask; they tend to tame down the heat for the Cyp…
International in Lemesos (Limassol)

Bono

We love the casual, friendly vibe of this place. Bono’s owner spent several years in the US, where he learned how to whip up cheesecake that is the best in town. The breakfasts, burgers, quesadillas, salads and home…
Mediterranean in Lemesos (Limassol)

Artima Bistro

This is where Queen Sofia of Spain chose to eat during an official trip to Cyprus in March 2011 (to open the Miró exhibition). Inspired by Italy’s cuisine, the menu includes lots of pasta and seafood options with cl…
Cypriot in Lemesos (Limassol)

Meze Taverna

This sweet family-run tavern serves up traditional Greek dishes with straight-up home cooking flair. If you’re looking for somewhere cosy to munch on mousakka and meze this is just the ticket; red-and-white checker …
International in Lemesos (Limassol)

Il Castello

Don’t be put off by the touristy look of this place. It’s a local favourite for its huge salad dishes and interesting sandwich and wrap combinations. For lunch after viewing the castle it’s a great choice.