Jewelry designer Ioanna Kotziapashi reveals her favourite sports for coffee, drinks and food in Cyprus.
-Where do you usually enjoy your morning coffee?
-At Cito Gourmet Express. For the environment, impeccable service and exquisite, fragrant coffee. One of the best in the city.
-Where can you find the best souvlaki?
-At Kyriacos’ in Aglantzia.
-Where do you find authentic meze dishes?
-At Zanettos’ tavern in Nicosia.
-Favorite shop in your neighborhood?
-Turquoise Shop because we can always find collectible and intelligent clothes and accessories.
-Could you reveal a well-hidden city gem?
-The Nasty Cat café, which is a boutique, workshop, cafe and cocktail bar. The best thing about is that customers close to each other and become one company until they leave.
-A restaurant that holds a special place in your heart? A recommended dish?
-Skinny Fox, where I usually order the Beef Carpaccio or the Seabass.
-Which is your favorite kind of cuisine and where you can enjoy it in Cyprus?
-The fusion cuisine of Epsilon at Limassol Marina.
-Where could you find the best cocktails?
– At Lost & Found. As one of the best bars in the world, its bartenders make the best cocktails in the island.
-Where do you usually find delightful sweets?
-At Giagia Victoria.
-Which place do you remember fondly?
-My mother’s village, Kyperounda, for the family excursions we had there while growing up.
You can find Ioanna’s jewelry at Promitheos 14B street in Nicosia.
Zanettos, Trikoupi 65, Nicosia
Giagia Victoria, Liperti 80-82, Nicosia
Cito Gourmet Express, Themistokli Dervi 48
Souvlakia Kyriacos, Griva Digeni 48, Aglantzia
Turquoise Shop, Promitheos 14B
Skinny Fox, Menandrou 14
Epsilon, Limassol Marina
Nasty Cat Café, Digeni Akrita 64