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22 wonderful taverns with a fireplace in the Limassol countryside!

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The taverns in Limassol's countryside, are favorite dining destination all year round. Especially in the winter, though, with the fireplaces and wood stoves on fire, their interior becomes quite more special.

Warm and hospitable, the taverns are transformed into truly wonderful winter spots, for all tastes and preferences. Inside beautiful natural locations, sharing the traditional air of the village, these taverns provide delightful, traditional meze, as well as modern dishes, encouraging you to visit the beautiful Limassol countryside.

The list of these 22 taverns sure are a good opportunity to start your geographical and culinary explorations in Limassol.

1. Taverna Takis (Vouni)

In a restored house in the village of Vouni, you will find the charming Taverna Takis. The space features distinctive décor, with wood as the dominant element, creating a warm and beautiful atmosphere. With a fire burning in 2 separate rooms, you can enjoy a wide variety of meze dishes, authentic Cypriot hospitality and the unique sense of tradition that the village offers.

Address: 12, Andrea Vlami Street
Contact number: 25 943 631

2. I Oraia Ellas (Vouni)

This beautiful traditional mansion in the center of the village offers delicious meze, which is prepared with great mastery by the cook and owner of the tavern. At this venue, you may find Greek and Cypriot dishes and a lovely fireplace to warm you up on your visit. It is open on weekends and upon reservation one day prior on the weekdays.

Address: 3, Ellados Street
Contact number: 25 944 328

3. Vouniotiko (Vouni)

The big stone-built fireplace and wood stove inside the tavern create the prerequisite warm atmosphere that blends perfectly with the unique aura of the village. You will find the tavern just before the village of Vouni, next to a picturesque chapel, ready to welcome you for delicious meze, a la carte dishes, as well as vegetarian options.

Contact number: 99 316 979

4. Katoi (Omodos)

Katoi will take you on a journey to Medieval Cyprus, thanks to its stunning medieval architecture, tall arches and stone foundation. There, you will enjoy unique gastronomic creations from the Cypriot cuisine in one of the most picturesque villages in Cyprus. The tavern is distinguished for its unique atmosphere as well as for its 2 fireplaces, one of which is located in the wonderful cellar.

Address: 25, Linou Street
Contact number: 25 423 033

5. Makrinari (Omodos)

Makrinari tavern is situated in the alleys of the picturesque Omodos village. It is a traditional, Cypriot tavern, which offers its guests a cozy and friendly environment with a live music accompaniment on special occasions.

Contact number: 25 422151

6. Stou Kir Yanni (Omodos)

On one of the picturesque stone paths of Omodos, you will come across the tavern Stou Kir Yianni, located in an old, restored house. With its authentic Cypriot character, the venue is an ideal destination for winter excursions, as it features a fireplace in one of its 4 rooms. It stands out for the wonderful wines from its own cellar, its excellent meze, as well as for its enjoyable live music evenings.

Address: Linou 15
Contact number: 70 000 100

7. Lania Tavern

Located in one of the most beautiful villages of the Limassol countryside, Lania Tavern offers one more reason for people to explore this area. Delicious dishes from the Cypriot cuisine become twice as enjoyable in the company of the warmth coming from the stove and the smell of wood burning.

Contact number: 25 432398

8. Symposio (Pelendri)

With dedication to Cypriot culture and taste, Symposio Tavern prepares delicious meze in a beautiful, traditional venue. There, you will enjoy wild mushrooms in the autumn and winter, homemade ravioli, as well as traditional bread, moussaka and kleftiko, which are cooked in for a whole day in a wood oven. The tavern is located in the village of Pelendri, in a stone building with a fireplace in the corner that will warm you up in the loveliest way.

Address: Prodromou 61
Contact number: 99 404 348

9. Polydendri (Pelendri)

This tavern was named after one of the many versions of the village name, meaning ‘many trees.’ In an atmosphere that exudes tradition, flooded by the warmth of the fireplace, visitors can enjoy delicious flavors and a generous dose of Cypriot hospitality.  

Contact number: 25 552651

10. Kyperia (Kyperounta)

The beautiful, nostalgic ambience of this tavern will transport you to a Cyprus from another era. Simple and hospitable, it will warm your heart and stomach with its authentic, local meze dishes, the wood stove and the décor adorning the stone built walls. It is located in Kyperounta, right next to the community parking area, and is open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Address: 66, Deisis Street
Contact number: 99 358 167

11. Adventure Mountain Park (Kyperounta)

Besides its fun activities, the Adventure Mountain Park also offers a wonderful area where you can enjoy your food, amidst a stunning natural setting in Kyperounta village. In addition to the meze and the traditional dishes prepared with natural ingredients directly from nature, the venue also features a fireplace for the ultimate winter experience.

Address: Doksa si o Theos
Contact number: 99 674 126

12. Kamares (Lofou)

You will find the warm and hospitable tavern Kamares on one of the paved paths of Lofou, in a beautiful stone-built house. The atmosphere, the traditional décor and the fire crackling in the fireplace accompany the delicious Cypriot dishes, served from Tuesday to Saturday and on Sunday at noon.

Contact number: 25 470 719

13. Maramenos (Kalo Chorio)

In a beautiful, natural landscape that will immediately whet your appetite, you will discover Maramenos Tavern and its traditional meze delicacies. The fireplace is at the center of the space, distributing its heat to the entire venue while guests enjoy the culinary delights of Cypriot and Mediterranean cuisine.

Contact number: 25 542 424

14. The Village Tavern (Πλάτρες)

In a venue decorated with a variety of traditional Cypriot artifacts, this tavern welcomes visitors to Platres with delicious, beloved dishes of the Cypriot cuisine. The unique wood burning stove in the middle of the tavern warms up the entire space, creating an ideal atmosphere for winter guests.  

Τηλέφωνο: 99 663772

15. Kaminia (Kato Platres)

Ta Kaminia is located a few meters from the village square, within a comfortable venue on the main road between Kato and Pano Platres. You will love it for its traditional approach that characterizes both the food and the warm hospitality. Featuring a fireplace during the winter months, the area is an ideal choice for family outings and a delicious lunch or dinner.

Contact number: 99 452 608

16. Agora (Arsos)

Located in the center of the village, next to the church, the Agora tavern has become synonymous with the Arsos hospitality, offering home-cooked dishes made with care. The welcoming atmosphere created by the owners is even more apparent in the winter months, when the heat from the wood burning stove adds extra warmth. 

Contact number: 99 662726

17. Neraida (Fini)  

The special fireplace that was created within a large clay jar is just one of the things that you will love at Neraida Tavern. This beautiful tavern in the picturesque village of Phini offers Cypriot meze and traditional dishes, such as pastitsio, souvla and meatballs, as well as trout, from the fishery located below the tavern. It stands out for its delicious tavvas, and leaving the best for last, the famous Phinioti Loukoumi, which it offers to all its customers as a special treat.

Address: 4, Demou Herodotou Street
Contact number: 99 442 210

18. Fini Tavern

This characteristic Cypriot tavern with traditional décor, located in the beautiful natural environment of Fini village, offers its visitors a delightful experience right next to the warmth of the wood stove.

Contact number: 25 421828

19. To Ohiro (Agios Amvrosios)

With a fireplace warming the middle of the room and food being artfully prepared in the kitchen, the tavern To Ohiro, welcomes you to its large interior area. The tavern is located in the village of Agios Amvrosios, one of Limassol’s wine villages, and will satisfy your gastronomic desires for well-cooked, traditional food.

Address: 6, Vouniou Street
Contact number: 99 614 602

20. Folia tou Drakou (Pentakomo)

The tavern I Folia tou Drakou is a hospitable venue that was transformed from a coffee shop into a meze tavern by the family’s 2 brothers. The space offers warmth in the winter with a wood stove, and also offers delicious Cypriot meze and authentic local delicacies, such as marinated chicken, zucchini balls and syrup sweets.

Address: 14, Keryneias Street
Contact number: 99 820 641
More information here.

21. Stin ygeia mas (Asgata)

The tavern has both a wood stove and a fireplace warming up the space, and serves beloved delicacies of the Cypriot cuisine that are often accompanied by live music. The traditional décor and impressive arches create a wonderful interior, and a comfortable and familiar environment that immediately make visitors feel welcome. 

Address: 2, Petrou & Pavlou Street
Contact number: 99 877 772

22. Alevromilos (Asgata)

In a traditional setting, Alevromilos Tavern uniquely combines the gastronomy of Cyprus with flavors from Venezuela. Its beautiful interior features a wood stove, and it often hosts live music evenings while offering visitors such delicacies as homemade wine sausages, as well as special dishes from Venezuela, such as roasted meat with spicy sauces, empanadas (traditional pies) and black beans. Open daily except Mondays.

Address: Asgata Square
Contact number: 99 440 860


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