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Akis Tavern

| Acheleia, Acheleia 8503, Cyprus
+357 26 422821
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
| Acheleia, Acheleia 8503, Cyprus
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based on locals reccomendations we decided to give it a go and we are so plesased we did as it was the only restaurant we ve been that the food was actually fresh and genuine! Ok, the ambience could have been better, regarding the inside,...More

Thank travellingtheworld91
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have driven past Akis Tavern many times and always say we should stop here for a meal so today we did. It’s quiet but that’s just because it’s low season. We ordered lunch - I ordered a halloumi and lountza pitta and my wife...More

Thank larsson07h
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

First and last day of the business trip.. Eating at Akis! Meze, mousakka, greek salad and amazing steak Diane! Thank you again! Marina treated us with some Christmas Greek sweets.. Sorry I can t remember the name. Hope to be back soon!

Thank Helen_Mic
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Excellent Sunday meal on the 24th with friends and family who still dream of the fresh chips and soft BBQ chicken! We'll see you again on our way back home!

Thank Erl S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We went to Akis on the 3rd Nov. with my family and had a fantastic meal but we always do and have a very warm welcome from Akis and his family. On the many times we have been there other customers are greeted in the...More

Thank john65656
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We visit the taverna almost every Sunday with my dad and it’s one of my favorite place! I know that I can get fresh food with great service!♥️

Thank Christiana L
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I visited Akis Tavern today with my girlfriend without any recommendations but just by instinct! Thank God my instinct was correct! We ordered a full Meze Course which I strongly recommend! Everything, I mean everything was so delicious and freshly made by the wife and...More

Thank Koullis P
Reviewed 1 December 2017

we have read all of the reviews and decided to give it a try, in defence of the tavern we did not order Greek food.... but t bone steaks, they were frozen and so salted they were almost inedible

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Our daughter is pregnant and held her ‘gender reveal’ party there. Once again, they did not disappoint! They went out of their way to make the taverna exactly how we wanted, and even though it was a new idea to them (and us), everyone said...More

Thank mwauto
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Food was bbq and first class, knocking spots off every other similar establishment in the area. Absolutely scrumptious! Pork melted in the mouth and chicken crunchy outside and moist inside. The whole family extended a very warm welcome and provided the most delicious Greek salad....More

Thank patb322
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Carla H
10 October 2017|
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Response from olicanian | Reviewed this property |
Couldn't comment on the vegetarian issue. Would suggest you ring them first. It's a family run taverna and they are very helpful and the food is plentiful.
Alena M
18 September 2017|
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Response from SasCheshire | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think they close after lunch at 3pm and open again for dinner. I don't know what days I am afraid.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Acheleia, Acheleia 8503, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Acheleia
  • Phone Number: +357 26 422821
A simple traditional taverna, family run, with no gourmet elements, as that would contradict the whole concept, in a village setting and beautiful gardens. My mum prepares the food with lots of love and the rest of us make sure it is served to you properly and on time! The presentation is simple as well, as my father wants, although my mother would love to show off a bit more of her skills:) However and most importantly, it is genuinely Cypriot!We have had the taverna since 1990 and during the years we have made a lot of wonderful friends and shared with them beautiful moments, wedding and christening parties, anniversaries and birthday parties. That is the best part of the story!So, after writing a whole essay I realise I could just describe it with one single sentence: A family-run tavern who loves Cypriot food and enjoys serving its visitors!Thank you for taking the time to read it!
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