Traditional Cypriot and Greek Cuisine in Cyprus

Traditional Cypriot and Greek Cuisine in Cyprus

The traditional flavours of our place in our taverns!

Taverns are a favourite food destination throughout the year. In the summer near the coast overlooking the Mediterranean Sea with a wonderful marine scent. They are also very beautiful in winter, with the fireplaces and wood stoves lit, and their interiors acquire a special character. Warm and welcoming, the taverns transform into beautiful, wintery spots for all tastes.

The taverns on our island offer delicious traditional meze, others inspired by Cypriot cuisine and others by the Greek cuisine.

The options for tasting traditional dishes and local cuisine at the taverns in Cyprus are endless.

We searched and found the taverns with the most delicious food and we are here to introduce them to you.

The following Cypriot and Greek taverns are familiar to us and we highly recommend them. We are sure you will enjoy their delicious food to the fullest. However if you are not satisfied please let us know. Email us here, we want to know about it.

NICOSIA

To Stenorymi Tavern

To Stenorymi Tavern

The scenic, narrow streets in the heart of old Aglantzia lead to Kyriakos Karaolis square. While you take the first steps on the pavement, the fresh breeze carries country aromas and lifts your spirit...

LIMASSOL

Cleopatra Authentic Lebanese & Cypriot Restaurant

Cleopatra Authentic Lebanese & Cypriot Restaurant

Cleopatra is a Lebanese and Cypriot restaurant founded in 1989 and serves traditional Lebanese and Cypriot cuisine. The restaurant is located in the heart of Limassol in the area of ​​Enaerios. Bea...

Nama Tavern Restaurant

Nama Tavern Restaurant

At Nama Tavern, they aim to satisfy customers, providing them with quality International and Traditional Cypriot cuisine, since 1994. They give emphasis on the quality and importance of ingred...

Monastiraki Athens Kebab

Monastiraki Athens Kebab

Monastiraki Athens Kebab is an authentic greek restaurant with fantastic food served by friendly staff at reasonable prices. Their food is homemade and made with the most fresh ingredients. Th...

Meze Taverna Restaurant

Meze Taverna Restaurant

Meze Taverna Restaurant is a tradional restaurant located near the Old Port in Limassol. Many suprises await you when you visit their lovely restaurant. The owners cook everything homemade and...

Proavlio Tavern

Proavlio Tavern

The idea of the tavern pre-existed for several decades, from the grandmothers family recipes that were passed to the mother and now to the son, a professional chef. The passion of these p...

LARNAKA (LARNACA)

Takis Kebab House

Takis Kebab House

Cypriot tavern based on tradition and family. Follow the aroma of traditional Cypriot souvlaki cooked on charcoal and you will definitely find yourself outside Takis Kebab House!...

Vlachos Tavern

Vlachos Tavern

A must visit restaurant when you are in the city of Larnaka! The amazing appetizing mezedes, the charcoal delicacies, as well as its delicious plates are tempting customers to try them. This t...

Moyses Live - Greek Tavern

Moyses Live - Greek Tavern

At the Moyses you can enjoy a fine Greek-style night and enjoy a traditional seasonal meze. Every Friday and Saturday night at "Moyses" there is live music from a seven-member band playin...

Kellari Fish & Grill Tavern

Kellari Fish & Grill Tavern

The tavern is located in Larnaka, specifically on the Tassos Mitsopoulos Avenue. During your visit you will have an excellent tasting experience of delicious dishes, wine and a 5 star service!...

Tavernio Palia Geitonia

Tavernio Palia Geitonia

Tavernio Palia Geitonia is in the heart of the picturesque city of Larnaka. It is a tavern with excellent Cypriot cuisine, great entertainment with live music in the Laiki Geitonia. You can enjoy g...

Elia Backyard Restaurant

Elia Backyard Restaurant

Elia Backyard Restaurant is located in the heart of Larnaka, just a few steps away from Finikoudes Beach. It has a very beautiful backyard and offers wonderful food, made from seasonal ingredients!...

Tuck Inn Restaurant

Tuck Inn Restaurant

The Tuck Inn restaurant was founded in 1986 and has a prominent position on the main coastal road of Larnaka, "Finikoudes". Since then, it serves delicious Cypriot dishes while overlookin...

Kafestiatorion Lagias

Kafestiatorion Lagias

The small village of Lageia in the mountains area of Larnaka is so beautiful and peaceful, but as beautiful and quiet is the Kafestiatorion Lagias. Many people from all parts of Cyprus, visit it...

Το Πατρικό / To Patriko

Το Πατρικό / To Patriko

To Patriko it's a unique restaurant due to the fact that it specialises in Contemporary Cyprus Gastronomy, the last ten years its the only restaurant on the island that serves this cuisine....

Black Sheep Meat & Grill

Black Sheep Meat & Grill

Freshly Cooked Home Food! Black Sheep Restaurant & Grill, was founded in 2022 and it is located in the city of Zenon, Larnaka. The food they serve is always healthy and delicious. The ingred...

PAFOS

Mandra Tavern

Mandra Tavern

This beautiful tavern has been specialising in authentic local cuisine since 1979. It is one of the oldest restaurants in Pafos serving traditional Cypriot cuisine for over 3 decad...

Tsiakkas Beach Tavern

Tsiakkas Beach Tavern

Tsiakkas Beach Tavern is situated between the town of Paphos and Coral Bay. This is a place of beauty and relaxation. The area is quiet relaxing and above all peaceful.  Warm and friendly...

Bacchus Bistro Café Restaurant

Bacchus Bistro Café Restaurant

Located in front of one of the most beautiful Mediterranean coasts and with the view of the Mediaeval Pafos Castle, Bacchus Bistro Café Restaurant offers a great selection of local an...

Gourmet Taverna

Gourmet Taverna

Gourmet Taverna is a restaurant where cooking and eating are passion and inspiration. Inspired by the greatest chefs and hosts of all - the mom and dad of the owners - who over the years have taught t...

Melania Restaurant

Melania Restaurant

Melania Restaurant has been owned and run by the Kannavias family since 1988.  Georgios Kannavias, son of the original owners of the restaurant, now runs this great restaurant. ...

Green Hill Tavern

Green Hill Tavern

A beautiful venue in the mountains with a unique, panoramic view that stretches across the mountain ridges to the sea from end to end. Green Hill tavern stands out from the first moment, as the b...

Rizokarpaso Fish Tavern

Rizokarpaso Fish Tavern

It is a cosy local place, serving fish & seafood dishes. Freshness, simplicity and quality of ingredients have centre-stage here. The staff is welcoming and in the tavern you will eat fresh f...

AYIA NAPA

En-Yevo Tavernaki

En-Yevo Tavernaki

Authentic Cyprus Cuisine The En - Yevo Tavern prepares on a daily basis: homemade dishes for lunch and dinner by the owners' - Bambos and Christos - priority is to select fresh produc...

Magic Sandy Bay Beach Restaurant

Magic Sandy Bay Beach Restaurant

The Magic Sandy Bay Restaurant was established in 1974.  Wonderfull place with view on one of the best white sand beach (Vathia Gonia Beach - Blue Flag) of Ayia Napa! It is a grea...

Limelight Tavern

Limelight Tavern

The restaurant has traditional Cypriot hospitality and authentic Cypriot cuisine with impeccable service. The locals and tourists visit Limelight, so it is always best to book your table in ad...

MR Tzatziki

MR Tzatziki

The new spot in Ayia Napa is located in Nissi Avenue. At MR TZATZIKI you will find the best Gyros (donner) in pita bread. The meat is cooked in fine thin strips and is cut to small pieces to become...

Mangas Restaurant - Tavern

Mangas Restaurant - Tavern

Mangas is a friendly place in Ayia Napa, where you can have lunch or dinner. The restaurant warmly welcomes each guest, especially the children. Located on the main street (Nissi Avenue) of Ay...

Opas Tavern

Opas Tavern

Opas Tavern is an authentic Cypriot and Greek tavern. Considering that Cypriots are generous and hospitable people, get ready to enjoy a huge variety of colourful, special dishes. Homemade recipes and...

PROTARAS / PARALIMNI

Anatolia Restaurant

Anatolia Restaurant

Anatolia is a family restaurant that prepairs food and treats all of their customers with love and Cypriot hospitality!  Try their seafood platter, their amazing steaks or their...

Promises Restaurant Protaras

Promises Restaurant Protaras

Feels cosy up on the first floor! Promises Restaurant is located in a roof terrace in the Centre of Protaras since 1978 (opposite Fig Tree Bay). The view from there is unique and the f...

Fig Tree Bay Antonis Zefkas

Fig Tree Bay Antonis Zefkas

Fig Tree Bay Antonis Zefkas is a restaurant that is only satisfied when they see their customers coming back again and again with a smile on their face and full of happiness. They feel&nb...

Pinia Restaurant

Pinia Restaurant

Pinia restaurant is located in Pernera area, in Paralimni. The history of the restaurant started from the neighbourhoods of Paralimni in 1976, evolved and grew but kept the taste of Cypriot cuisine...

Magazaki

Magazaki

If you are a meat and grilled food lover, then you are in the right place! Enjoy your favourite grilled meat selections at Magazaki. Magazaki Kebab House is located in the Kappari area of Paralimni...

Oscar Restaurant

Oscar Restaurant

Oscar Restaurant is located in Protaras, opposite McDonalds. Its convenient location makes it easy to reach by any means of transport. It has been a benchmark for good hangouts and excellent hospit...