Pafos & the West drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Pafos

Lighthouse Beach Bar

The recommended route here is via the 1.7km coastal path from Pafos Castle; by car it is trickier, but still possible via the Tombs of the Kings road. When you do arrive, you’ll find this is what a beach bar should …
Top Choice Cafe in Polis

Kivotis Art Cafe

This shady oasis has a welcoming informality with its rambling terrace of mismatched furniture, quirky sculptures and shelves of board games and books. Homemade cakes, waffles and ice cream are the scrumptous specia…
Brewery in Pafos & the West

Aphrodite’s Rock Brewery

Aphrodite's family owners are originally from Yorkshire and, unsurprisingly, their Yorkshire Rose is the brewery's most popular beer. They offer a 200ml tasting of five beers for €6 and informative tours at 2pm dail…
Bar in Pafos

Alea

A thong’s throw from the waves, this former restaurant has happily morphed into a fashionable cafe-cum–lounge bar, famed for its seven choices of daiquiri (€7). The music is suitably chilled with a nightly DJ in the…
Pub in Pafos

Old Fishing Shack Pub

Owner Athos loves good beer and good music (classic rock and blues), so come here for both. He also makes his own heavily recommended cider spiked with ginger, and is a craft-beer aficionado. Reserve in advance to a…
Cafe in Pafos

Ananas 8Bit

This place would fit in happily to any urban setting; an espresso bar–cum–hip hangout with contemporary decor, a cosy vibe and possibly the best coffee in town. It also serves sweet treats such as tahini carob pie a…
Bar in Kato Pyrgos

Grape by the Sea

This is the dreamy photo op that will be the envy of your pals back home, especially if you happen to be sipping a strawberry mojito at the time. Right on the sand with shaded sunbed gazebos, it also serves food, in…
Wine Bar in Kathikas & Around

Vasilikon

This winery has won several prestigious international awards for its wines. The wine bar serves platters of cheese and cold cuts to share while enjoying sweeping vineyard views from the terrace. There is also compli…
Bar in Pafos

Noir

This place is superbly poised right on the corner of the newly pedestrianised Kennedy Sq, coupling ace people-watching potential with upbeat modern decor. Tapas are available, including guacamole and mixed platters,…
Bar in Pafos

La Place Royale

This is one of Pafos' classiest cafe-bars, right on the busy pedestrian strip at the eastern end of Poseidonos. The little oasis of glass, cane, wrought iron and miniwaterfalls in a shaded paved patio is perfect for…