Selected restaurants in Northern Cyprus

 

Directory:

 

1.      Girne/Kyrenia region. 

2.      Famagusta/Magosa/Ammochostos region. 

3.      Güzelyurt/West coast region. 

4.      Karpaz peninsula region. 

5.      The capital Nicosia. 

 


 

1.    Kyrenia / Girne region

 

 

CLASSIC

 

- Kibris Evi Restaurant: Restaurant with an amazing location directly on the harbour of Kyrenia with succulent Cypriot specialities.

 

- Huzur Agac Restaurant:  Nice Restaurant in the romantic village of Bellapais with nice panoramic views and delicious meals.

 

 

CULINARY, CULTURAL

 

- Kybele Restaurant: Luxury seating next to the Bellapais Monastery with matchless panoramic views on Kyrenia town and the Harbour.

 

- Ambiance Restaurant: Grilled meat and meze specialist restaurant in a lovely athmosphere. In the summer, the restaurant serves on the pear and it is an ideal place for a romantic dinner.

 

- Niazi's Restaurant: Grilled meat specialities in best quality in Kyrenia town, next to the Harbour.

 

- Park Marine Restaurant: Enjoy fish mezes (small appetizers and salads) in a wonderful ambiance at the Sea. As main dish, we serve hard to find specialities like grouper or red mullet.

 

 


 

 

2.    Famagusta/Magosa/Ammochostos region

 

 

CLASSIC:

 

- Bedis Restaurant:

 

Typical Cypriot Restaurant next to the Salamis ruins. The perfect choice in combination with a swim break.

 

CULINARY, CULTURAL:

 

- Gekko Restaurant:

 

High standard gastronomy in the Old Town of Famagusta, next to the Lala Mustafa Pascha Mosque.

Tasting of Cypriot traditional specialities:

 

 

- Cosy picnic in combination of the Thursday market

 

 


 

 

3.    Güzelyurt/West coast region

 

 

CLASSIC:

 

- Gökkusagi Restaurant: nice Cypriot Restaurant in the centre of Güzelyurt. Perfect in combination with the weekly market

 

- Aspava Restaurant: a popular fish restaurant overlooking the Güzelyurt Bay.

 

 

CULTURAL, CULINARY:

 

- Yorgo Kasap Restaurant (Kormacit): Maria is well known, far beyond the borders of Northern Cyprus for her Kleftiko (oven baked lamb), her mezes made out of bowels and her house made wine.

 

- Aspava Restaurant (Special): At Aspava gourmets get fish mezes (appetizers) and specialities like grouper, red mullet, sword fish and much more.

 

 


 

4.    Karpaz peninsula region

 

CLASSIC:

 

- Alevkayali Restaurant: a popular fish restaurant for locals and tourists on the way between Yenierenköy and Dipkarpaz

 

- Oasis at Ayfilon Restaurant: a fine fish restaurant next to the historical ruins of Agios Philon with a nice sandy beach

 

- Kaleburnu Restaurant: a traditional Cypriot Restaurant with specialities from the stone oven

 

 

CULINARY:

 

 - The Nitovikla Garden Hotel & Restaurant: Fresh made Cypriot specialities are served in the lovely restored old house managed by the restaurant and hotel owner.

 

- Kemeraltı Aşevi Büyükkonuk Restaurant: Kleftiko, handmade pasta, snails, etc... Here we get an insight in traditional Cypriot cuisine in the cosy ambiance of an old renovated village house.

 

 


 

 

5.    The capital Nicosia

 

 

CLASSIC

 

- Büyük Han: Traditional restaurant in Nicosia's most popular spot for shopping and sightseeing.

 

 

CULINARY, CULTURAL

 

 - Mezze Restaurant: One of the best meyhane (tavern) in the poular Gönyeli area. Abundant choice of starters and grill specialities accompanied with Live music every day.