A guide to the best restaurants in Limassol
If you are thinking of making the move to Limassol in Cyprus, one of your first questions will be – ‘what’s the food like?’ While making a home-cooked meal can be rewarding (and less expensive), it’s good to know that you have a selection of nice restaurants and dinner date spots on your doorstep.
Are you a massive foodie with plans to buy a home in Limassol? You’re in luck – Cypriot cuisine promises a feast for the senses, and you can also sample cuisine from around the world. Not sure what to expect? We’ve rounded up some of the best places to eat in Limassol. Bon Appétit!
Best places to eat in Limassol:
- Karatello Tavern
- Columbia Steak House
- Bistrot 55
- Meze Taverna
- Puesta Oyster Bar & Grill
- That’s Amore Limassol
- Draught Microbrewery
If you are planning to live in Limassol, you might be wondering – what is the best place to try some authentic Cypriot and Greek cuisine. Overlooking the Medieval Castle in Old Town, Karatello Tavern is hard to top. Offering both traditional and bracing new Cypriot cuisine, you can expect a menu of delicious grilled meats, fresh seafood, and a variety of vegetarian dishes. Whether you want a high-class dinner date or to celebrate a big occasion, Karatello is perfect for any kind of mood!
Columbia Steak House
Sometimes nothing beats a good steak paired with a great wine. If that sounds like your dream dinner date, head over to Columbia Steak House, which is known for serving some of the best steaks in Limassol! Whether you want a rib-eye, filet mignon or a T-bone steak, the options are mouth-wateringly endless. With a warm and cozy atmosphere, you can also choose from a varied selection of seafood, chicken and vegetarian options.
Looking for something a bit fancier? For a fine-dining experience, Bistrot 55 is hard to beat. With a stylish and modern atmosphere, there’s a finely curated menu with dishes that you simply can’t get anywhere else. Focusing mainly on Mediterranean dishes, the menu changes regularly, with highlights including grilled octopus, beef carpaccio and seared tuna. With a range of local and international wines to choose from, this is a perfect spot for a romantic evening or a big celebration!
Looking for another traditional Cypriot dining experience? Head to Meze Taverna, which offers a selection of small dishes that are ideal for sharing and tasting a bit of everything. And when we say everything, Meze Taverna really does offer a great selection, whether you want to taste some grilled halloumi, tzatziki or kleftiko. As well as boasting great food, Meze Taverna has a warm and inviting family atmosphere, with staff who are always on hand to give you recommendations!
Puesta Oyster Bar & Grill
With its close proximity to the seafront, it’s no surprise that Limassol is a great city to enjoy seafood. With an outdoor seating area that sits right on the Limassol Marina, Puesta is a classy and sophisticated restaurant where you can enjoy a range of Mediterranean-inspired dishes, as well as fresh oysters and other seafood delicacies. You’ll be able to enjoy sumptuous food, while basking in incredible views of the sea!
That’s Amore Limassol
Limassol isn’t just a great place to sample Cypriot cuisine – there are also a range of different Italian restaurants to try! Of all of them, That’s Amore promises the most authentic and delicious Italian food. You’ll be able to choose from a menu of classic Italian dishes, with pasta, pizza and ravioli that tastes like it was taken straight from an Italian kitchen. With its warm and intimate atmosphere, this is a great place for a romantic dinner date or a meal with the family.
A brewery might not be the first place you think to eat at, but Draught Microbrewery is full of surprises. Okay, so it’s mainly known for its incredible selection of brand beers, making it a great spot for a catch up with friends or after work drinks. However, it also boasts a great menu of food from all over the world, whether you fancy Mexican tacos, classic American burgers, or Cypriot meze.
If you are considering buying or renting in Limassol, you’ll be spoilt for choice with the various restaurants on offer. At Chris Michael Property Group, you can choose from a stunning selection of homes for sale in Limassol, or if you prefer, a luxury villa or a traditional apartment!