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Trikoupi 65, Nicosia 1015, Cyprus
+357 22 765501
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6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Zanettos Cyprus tavern welcomes all who pass through our door as every...
Zanettos Cyprus tavern welcomes all who pass through our door as every customer's visit is special. We strive to offer quality Cypriot cuisine the way it has been meant to be. Made fresh every day with only the choicest of local ingridients.Come and visit us!
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of the best meat meze in Cyprus

Meze was excellent! Every portion was made with love! Great Cypriot red wine (from winery near Limassol)! My friends and me had a great time, thanks a lot to everybody from the staff of the tavern! I'll be back here next time for meat meze again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Denis F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Meze was excellent! Every portion was made with love! Great Cypriot red wine (from winery near Limassol)! My friends and me had a great time, thanks a lot to everybody from the staff of the tavern! I'll be back here next time for meat meze again.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Unless you weight 300pounds with diabetes and high blood pressure, this place is not for you. We showed up with 2 adults and 3 young kids and the mezze started coming. After a while given the limited appetite of the family we requested that they stopped as we had more than enough. First they smiled but ignored our request. The... More 

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Panagiotis M, Owner at Zanettos, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We would like to thank you for visiting our tavern. We are sorry that the quantity of food we serve was too much for you and your family. Our menu policy is clearly stated at our entrance and was explained to you by your server. We would like to point out that you requested four portions of meze... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We came into Zanettos to get a Maze. We heard that this is one of the best places to get a Maze in Cyprus. And I have to agree with that. Apart from all the food that keeps coming (amazing food) they brought a cake for the birthday girl, lots of wine from the house (real good), fruits and dessert!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

small and cosy place in the walled city of nicosia. They bring too enormous amount of food; good quality mezes. Good service as I remember. The place gets very crowded but worth a visit. Good example of greek cypriot cuisine

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Very good quality and (even more so) quantity of traditional Cypriot specialities in a nice atmosphere and a professional / pleasant service. The wine selection and quality were also very good. However, it was not possible to have any other alternative than the meze. While, on the one hand it sounds nice to hear the waiters telling you "Please select... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Awesome typical Meze. Very delicious but way too much. :-D We will definitely be there during our next visit again.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

Old fashioned taverna - with traditional Cypriot dishes. Too many dishes with clashing tastes, as is the tradition in these kind of places. Not cheap either. Wine list OK (nothing special but again one doesn't expect it to be).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great taverna for a traditional meze, the spanakorizo and the liver were amazing. Really bustling, they have smoking and non-smoking areas, but basically it's smokey inside. Only downside is that they tend to serve a bit too fast.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

If you like authentic Cypriot food then this is the place, it's Meze or Meze as that is all they serve, BUT it's fab! Don't eat all day before you go and you might make it to the end of the meal, but I doubt it. Superb.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

After years I went to Zanettos again and liked the old fashioned interior style much. It was Meze for dinner. I love Meze because one cannot really have it in my homecountry Austria. The pity is that so much is usually left over because already the starters are so delicious that one will not wait Until main-dish, as vegetarian I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Trikoupi 65, Nicosia 1015, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Nicosia District  >  Nicosia
  • Phone Number: +357 22 765501

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 23
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek

Description

Zanettos Cyprus tavern welcomes all who pass through our door as every customer's visit is special. We strive to offer quality Cypriot cuisine the way it has been meant to be. Made fresh every day with only the choicest of local ingridients.Come and visit us!
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 12:00 pm

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