Top Choice Cypriot in Omodos & the Krasohoria

Stou Kir Yianni

Head for the courtyard with its cool colour palette of limestone and whitewash, plus local art on the walls and a menu that includes fatoush salad with pomegranate juice. There is also kleftiko, vegetarian moussaka,…
Top Choice Cypriot in Pedoulas


The moussaka here apparently attracts regulars from Pafos – it is that good. The congenial owner (who also runs the same name hotel) loves to cook – and it shows. Aside from meals, she sells a tantalising range of h…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Kakopetria

Mylos Restaurant

This excellent restaurant at the Mill Hotel is ideally situated next to the river, with a slow-turning mill wheel and a shady terrace with superb views. The trout here is legendary and served either grilled or in a …
Top Choice Cypriot in Platres

Mimi’s Restaurant

Located just past the police station on the main road through town, this may not be the most atmospheric place to eat in town, but ask any local where they like to dine and this is the place they will probably cite.…
Cypriot in Pedoulas


In the cool shade of the platano (plane tree), this restaurant serves traditional dishes like souvlakia (souvlaki) and afelia (slow-cooked pork with wine and herbs). Cypriot coffee is a must, prepared the time-honou…
Mediterranean in Platres

Skylight Restaurant Bar & Pool

This popular restaurant offers an excellent choice of grills and seafood dishes, as well as an extensive choice of close to a dozen salads. Unusually, you can enjoy your meal in between taking a dip in the restauran…
Cypriot in Kakopetria

Linos Inn

An atmospheric restaurant (part of the same name hotel) with an excellent meze and great local reds like ktima malia (€20), a rich cabernet. There’s also a relaxing terrace cafe and bar (open in summer) where you ca…
Bakery in Omodos & the Krasohoria

George’s Bakery

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

Village Tavern

Open views from the terrace, a cosy taverna-style interior and simple traditional food served in good-sized portions, make this a pleasant spot to recharge after a hike. Try the fresh Cypriot salads with the lightly…
Cypriot in Platres

Psilo Dendro Restaurant

Close to the southern end of the Kaledonia Trail from Troödos, this restaurant receives many hungry hikers. It has an adjoining trout farm, from which it serves some of the freshest fish on the island.