Larnaca

Akakiko: Oriental treats, sushi & more

In the last years, we enjoyed new (and successful!) arrivals of Japanese restaurants opening in Cyprus one by one. Some of our favourite places,...

Bastet Artisan: splendid ambience, marvellous food

Bastet is a fusion-inspired restaurant and late night lounge bar that combines artisan food and premium beverages with elegance. The owners aim to bring...

Brunch at divine Edem’s Yard: unforgettable gourmet experience

This bright and modern place located in the heart of Larnaca is relatively new but has become  popular with locals and tourists for the...

Old Market St. – legendary Larnaca spot for cocktails and live music

Located in the heart of Larnaca’s downtown, in a neighborhood where time did not alter its uniqueness; in the place where the actual old...

Almar Seafood Bar: taste of ocean in Larnaca

Almar means “soul of the sea” and this is exactly what the guests experience. Each passing of the shared plates opens up a new...

Traditional Meze at Zenon Tavern

The traditional Zenon tavern specialises in seasonal appetisers also known as meze and slow-cooked dishes such as stifado, kleftiko and so on - the...

Blue Pine: great food and eclectic beverages in Larnaca

The Blue Pine Bar/Restaurant offers a huge selection of premium spirits and a great choice of beers and wines from all over the world....

Top-5 Kids Menus in Cyprus

Feeling like going out to eat tonight with your little ones? We visited many full-service or buffet-style restaurant chains to see which cater best...

Top-5 Chinese Restaurants in Cyprus

Opulent Chinese culinary heritage is one of the all-time popular gastronomy trends in Cyprus, and there is a reason behind this everlasting love: China...

Top-5 Hot Spots for wine lovers

Ancient Romans used to say "In vino veritas" that means "in wine lies the truth", and who are we to argue with Romans? Relax after...

Fish Tavern To Xefoto – Zygi

The Fish Tavern (To Xefoto) located next to the Zygi Marina serves only fresh fish by the sea. Their menus includes only fresh fish, whatever...

Jackson Gastro Cafe-Bar

Jackson is the place where we can sit comfortably with our friends and enjoy sports events or classic rock background music with cold beer...

The Oak Tree Wine Cellar & Tasting Room

The Oak Tree wine cellar & Tasting room, located in the old center of Larnaca town been brought to life by the Katodritis family,...

Great cocktail brunches all over Cyprus

There are days when you are in the mood for a traditional, village scenery and a Cypriot breakfast and others when you want a...

Where to have kleftiko in the summer

Summer+Kleftiko=L.F.E. A simple but romantic equation which is true for most Cypriots. We started an 'investigation' to find out the best kleftiko restaurants on the...

Great specialty coffee spots in Cyprus to start your day

Whether you are a connoisseur and with every sip you can rate the sweetness, bitterness, richness, balance and aroma of a coffee or a...

Campanario Steak House

An old mansion transformed into a welcoming restaurant which offers a variety of steaks for all tastes. Campanario Steak House has been around for...

5 great burger joints in Cyprus

Limoncello Dining in the picturesque Ayios Antonios Municipal Market, next to the traditional little shops with their colourful boxes is an experience on its own....

10 great taverns to hang out with friends

Simple and cozy spaces. We found ten great places to hang out with friends, solely for food lovers. By Natasa Georgiou  Taverna Oi Filosofoi One bench, eight...

Great fish taverns to go in the summer

With the summer nearing close and the appetite for tastes of the sea that accompanies the season, we prepared a special guide for fans...

Where can you find the best Easter flaounes and tsourekia?

If the idea of baking your own flaounes and tsourekia scares you, then you can just visit one of the following bakeries and confectioneries...

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Taste

Poulles (Υoung kolokassi)

Either you thrash the coriander seeds in a mortar, without making them into dust, or you gradually crush them in a blender. Remove the edges...

Pork cooked in wine

Crush the coriander seeds in a pestle and mortar or pulse-blend in a blender, taking care not to over-grind. Put the meat in bowl (not...

Lefkaritikos tavas – O ‘protinos’

Wash and dry the meat and rice separately. In a ‘tava’ (oven proof deep clay pot) first put a layer of five-six pieces of meat...

Local cuisine: An introduction

Rich in fresh ingredients and tasty herbs, offers the very best of Mediterranean culinary delights. Head out to a tavern and feast on a...