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The Dragon

102 Kordon Boyu Caddesi | Girne, Mersin 10, Kyrenia, Cyprus
+90 392 816 07 11
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Ranked #72 of 184 restaurants in Kyrenia
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Nov 22, 2013
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
new york
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

After having lived in Turkey for two months, my husband and I were only looking for something a bit different from the normal fare when we spent a weekend in Northern Cyprus. So we decided to have dinner at the Dragon, not expecting a lot. But we were pleasantly surprised. The service was excellent, the food was extremely nice and... More

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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77 restaurant reviews
514 helpful votes 514 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We had the set menu, and I know Chinese food tastes differently in other countries, but the blandness and lack of sauces here made it disappointing, especially when you are paying top whack. My wife loves her spare ribs usually, but commented that these spare ribs appeared to have been cooked "as is" ie no herbs or spices, and a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

This is a difficult restaurant to review, the ambience is nice and the staff very helpful, yet it suffers slightly from pretension. Unfortunately if you are going to charge prices in excess of twice some other chinese restaurants locally then you have to also outperform them for taste and overall experience, The Dragon doesn't. There is nothing wrong with the... More

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Tonbridge
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12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

Normally when I don't finish my meal its because either I'm full up or because the food isn't very nice. I never expected boredom to be a factor, but such was the blandness of the food at the Dragon, it was the sheer tedium of eating that put a stop to my meal. Average food is one thing, but when... More

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Paphos, Cyprus
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Whilst we were recently on holiday, we thought we would treat ourselves to one of our favouite meals... Chinese, so we went to the Dragon Restaraunt, Rocks Hotel, Kyrenia. Unfortunately we were very disappointed with the whole experience. The food was just about acceptable, we have eaten far better, and occasionally far worse, so "acceptable" is a fair assessment of... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

we were looking for something different in Kyrenia and were having a drink at the bar in The Colony when a local Turkish Cypriot gent recommended the Dragon.We took his advice and went .The place was brilliant ,food and service were excellent as was the place itself,aircon helps in August.I agree with other reviews easily the best Chinese in North... More

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We have used many restaurants in north cyprus but the dragon is by far the most consistent food always hot always tasty . We use the restaurant with friends family a d special evenings and have never had any kind of problem . The staff are tops as are the management always smiling and happy .

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Kyrenia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

We thoroughly enjoy all our trips to this restaurant though I wish we could go more. It is a little on the expensive side but for special occassions it is well worth the trip

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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

This restauarant is definately the best in Cyprus, both sides and probably the best in Europe. The prices are a little on the high side,that is what you get for good quality. I have also tried the take away which is in another location, this is also excellent

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London, United Kingdom
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57 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

We turned up on spec having sadly discovered our old haunt The Laughing Buddha had gone the way of all flesh . Now a ubiquitous kebab hose totally deserted on a busy weekend night. But I digress. The Dragon was totally packed with locals or guests from the Rocks hotel under which it is situated , Menu full and very... More

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