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Kyrenia Tavern

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Turkmen Sokak 2 | Near the Fire Station, Kyrenia, Cyprus
815 2799
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Rhuddlan, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read all the reviews we visited this tavern to find that it is only open during the day. It would seem that some sort of family change over is taking pkace

Thank Elma M
Winchester, United Kingdom
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255 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 420 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made our way to the Tavern and found it a building site. It is being done up at the moment. The owners made us welcome, they speak excellent English and i am sure that when it is done up it will be great.

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cyprusKyrena, The owners SON at Kyrenia Tavern, responded to this review

Dear our coustumer thank u for the massage regarding the restaurant l keep my finger x when its done it will b a unix place 4 kyrenia 🙏 More 

swindon uk
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Often going back to a restaurant is disappointing. Missing out on going to the tavern would be very disappointing. The ambience was even better with their son providing superb service. We had hot and cold meze and lamb to follow. Loads of anecdotes and the best meal in ages. Do make sure you book and choose your main course.

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3 reviews
Reviewed November 9, 2016

I have lived here for 6 years and last Friday was my first visit to this wonderful restaurant and regret not having found it before! We were 4 diners and we had a truly memorable evening and the whole experience was unique. The Tavern is a family run restaurant and they are all so charming and very welcoming. The cuisine... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

We arrived to be told that they do not open until 6pm. We were a family group of 8 but unfortunately we were turned away. Perhaps they should update their listings if they do not serve lunch.

Thank CanerV
Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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6 reviews
Reviewed November 1, 2016

We had diner at the kyrenia tavern two times and both times it was perfect. In a cozy and intimate setting, Ahmed and his family will spoil you with the best of Cypriotic food. And after diner, you will have enough travel tips to fill the rest of your stay.

Thank Pieter M
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

After booking a table for myself and partner we were told that our table was at half 7 and there was lamb on the menu for the evening which was absolutely fine. After turning up a bit earlier than booked for we were seated and were instantly taken back by the quirky décor. We got our drinks after a little... More 

Thank LEJ S
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

We are on holiday and had to visit this restaurant 3 times, absolutely superb food. Dont be put off by the choices chicken or lamb, i book the day before and ask for mousaka and it was the best i have ever tasted. I think its brilliant how the mum and dad have involvement in the restaurant being in their... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed October 21, 2016

A fascinating evening. Tasty hot and cold meze, followed by delicious slow cooked lamb. No menus, lots of surprises (including the decor), incredibly friendly. Come with an open mind for unforgettable meal.

Thank Geoff S
Chatham Kent UK
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Went to this tavern/restaurant for the first time whilst on holiday. To say it is unusual in that there is not one theme to the decor, you dine under the canopy of vInes trees etc along with an old Austin Allegro car rusting away in one corner, in another there is a bed with mosquito netting hanging over with a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Turkmen Sokak 2 | Near the Fire Station, Kyrenia, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Kyrenia District  >  Kyrenia
  • Phone Number: 815 2799
Authentic & uniq , must be seen and try ! Family bussiness .

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?