Marathasa Valley restaurants

Top Choice Cypriot in Omodos & the Krasohoria

Stou Kir Yianni

Head for the courtyard with its cool colour palette of limestone and whitewash and local art on the walls. The menu includes fattoush (salad with fried pitta) with pomegranate juice, kleftiko, vegetarian moussaka, k…
Top Choice Cypriot in Kalopanayiotis

Loutraki

This fashionable spot, with its minimalist dining room and fabulous valley views, has a refreshingly short menu of primarily grilled choices, including trout with artichokes, spinach, and lemon pesto. Other innovati…
Top Choice Cypriot in Pedoulas

Elyssia

The moussaka here is so good that it apparently attracts regulars from Pafos; the fresh trout is another winner. The meze – comprising 20 different small dishes – really showcases the cuisine. The congenial owner (w…
Taverna in Pedoulas

Platanos

In the shade of the platano (plane tree), this restaurant serves such traditional dishes as souvlakia and afelia (slow-cooked pork with wine and herbs). Cypriot coffee here is a must, prepared the time-honoured way …
Taverna in Omodos & the Krasohoria

Taverna tou Themistokli

At this taverna, tucked up a side street away from the tourist clamour, head for the terrace shaded by a magnificent walnut tree. Dishes are made to order here, and you may have a bit of waiting time to work up an a…
Bakery in Omodos & the Krasohoria

George’s Bakery

This bakery and deli serves a vast range of breads, cakes, halva, nut brittle and the like, most happily available for tasting. Try the local apkatena bread with ingredients including chickpeas, cinnamon, nutmeg and…