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Ayia Anna tavern

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Ayia Anna village, Larnaka City, Cyprus
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What an unique place. Where to start. I have been there 5 times so far. More to come. The atmosphere is excellent, the recipes of the dishes have been refined from generations of this family owned restaurant. The prices are great. The service is exceptionally good. You get various free stuff from the owners (shots of zivania, ouzo, mastiha, wine,... More 

Thank Quantum741
Larnaka City, Cyprus
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87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have visited this taverna so many times during summer and winter.our last visit was a disaster.we was very disappointed with th meze,the quality was not good like all other times.we will visit again cause its a lovely traditional taverna

Thank Andry S
Lausanne, Switzerland
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

I was brought there by friends during a business trip to the island. I have to admit it is one of the best taverns there. It is true that there is a distance from the major cities, but the quantity and the quality won't disappoint you. Ask whether you can book a table just to have you from the trouble... More 

Thank georgekavtr
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Only opens half the week, this is also an attraction as all the staff dress up in traditional dress and it has live local music from about 9 ish when open. Owner is very friendly and you get a welcome drink on arrival, there is no menus and you have a fixed price deal, but beware you will be given... More 

Thank y6GVR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the best traditional tavern in the whole island. Food is simply delicious and cooked perfectly. They feast starts with traditional soup and fresh home made bread and after that more than 20 dishes followed. A big selection of dessert waiting for you on the buffet after all this food. You should definitely try Ayia Anna tavern if... More 

Thank SigP320
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Local Tavern Varied and delicious food Good Music great service It is highly recommended we will be back soon

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Many dishes but quality food at the same time! Portions not too big, just as a meze should be! loved the variety offered! friendly staff, nice atmosphere!

Thank Aqui L
Ubrique, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We were taken here by our Cypriot hosts. Authentic setting for both locals and tourists alike. Live musicians and locals dancing. Jugs of white and red wine and more courses than you can shake a Meze at. Make your own coffee at the end if you are adventurous! A fine venue with delicious Cypriot cooking. We went on a Saturday... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Grahame at Shema Villas bed and Breakfast booked us in to this truly traditional taverna in his village. He explained all the foods and we had a great night with live music and locals dancing

Thank Tomary3127
Aradippou, Cyprus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Ayia Anna is one of the best taverns in Larnaca with delicious traditional appetizers. I highly recommend this tavern.

Thank kypros2912

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ayia Anna village, Larnaka City, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Larnaka District  >  Larnaka City
  • Phone Number: 22532500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?