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Ousia

24 Irenes Street | Medieval Castle Square, Limassol 3042, Cyprus
+357 25 109040
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
24 Irenes Street | Medieval Castle Square, Limassol 3042, Cyprus
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Central situated near the limassol castle. Mostly touristic and casual place.We have ordered the chicken fillet stripes dish but they served us not fillet not stripes but other pieces of chicken. My wife left it ,We complained but they told us that when they say...More

Thank Andreas F
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Very comfy place to eat with my wife and 2 kids (10 and 7). Perfect balance between authentic Greek and more modern cuisine. Was also good to see some great healthy options along with lots of ingredient info on the menu. Constantine, the owner, was...More

Thank daveberman
Constantine G, Manager at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Dave, Thank you for taking that time to reviewing us and for your lovely comments! The culinary art of food should = fresh + quality + natural/organic + local + seasonal + service with a smile & from the heart! Warmest regards Team Ousia

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Plates from started were still on table when main arrived we were told to keep out cutlery, not asked if we needed anything or offered sauces and the food was so bland and dry you needed them not impressed wouldn't go anain. We didn't even...More

Thank kayspencer33
Constantine G, Owner at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Kay, Thank you for taking the time to review us... though, its not good? ...it does sound as though you were having a bad day.... we are a mediterranean bistro that has a relaxed rustic environment, offering fresh homemade food that is all cooked...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews we hunted this place down and wow were we not disappointed!! We were given complimentary fresh bread with tapenade which was delicious and set the tone for the rest of the meal!! I ordered the sesame coated halloumi which was delicious...More

Thank Shiner31
Constantine G, Manager at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Hello Thank you for your taking the time to writing us a review and for your lovely comments! We sincerely love what we do and only work with fresh quality products and providing a caring and attentive service, as we would enjoy ourselves. We hope...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Wow this is one of the nicest restaurants I have been to anywhere. We found it by accident looking around the old town. The service was fantastic and the price very reasonable. It was that good we returned 3 days later for my 60th birthday....More

Thank Isher M
Constantine G, Manager at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Hello Thank you for your taking the time to writing us a review and for your lovely comments! Thank you for sharing your birthday with us and are so happy that we were able to make it special. We sincerely love what we do and...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Went for dinner having walked around the Marina. Nice setting in the Old Town and service and atmosphere very good. My wife had the 'ultimate pork chop' and we should have known by the name, it was massive. I had Sea Bass which was excellent....More

Thank MarJulTomJoe
Constantine G, Manager at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review us and thank you for your lovely comments, we really appreciate that you visited us a second time! We wish you all the very best and hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We came for dinner 3 friends orderd 2 seabass meals and 1 calamari main dish. The fish was very small and smell bad and was compansatad with a lot of salad and potatos. The calamari dish included mainly potatos fried and mixed with a small...More

Thank ישראל ז
Constantine G, Owner at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Dear readers, This review has been written in animosity by the customer on not having received his Seabass whole, as he had expected, even though within the menu we clearly state that it is filleted. Firstly the customers had ordered having not read the the...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Really great food, obviously fresh and very tasty. Set in the restaurant area near the castle, we picked it at random as it looked good - a great choice. Lovely atmosphere, great attentive service and reasonably priced.

Thank Petertravel64
Constantine G, Owner at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Hi Peter, Thank you for your lovely review! We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Kind regards Team Ousia

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We generally stay in Pathos but like to day trip to Limassol for the Marina and old town lanes. We stopped at this lovely restaurant last night for dinner. The waitress was friendly and the restaurant it self was fresh, clean and modern. The food...More

Thank HKS46
Constantine G, Manager at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review us! We really appreciate your lovely comments, and we are proud to being able to offer good quality food, with a good service and a smile that always glows from the heart! Thank you Team Ousia

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We had the fresh sea bass which was delicious and served with excellent potato mash and grilled vegetables. For dessert the pannacotta was amazing, very light and great vanilla taste. The bread and dip served before the meal was also very good. The service was...More

Thank Hans D
Constantine G, Manager at Ousia, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Hello Hans Thank you for your beautiful comments! Our ethos at Ousia is about providing a total experience... We work as a family and really care & love what we do with the aim to expressing this totally to those who have selected our little...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Irenes Street | Medieval Castle Square, Limassol 3042, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Limassol District  >  Limassol
  • Phone Number: +357 25 109040
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Description
Ousia Lounge Cafe, a stylish Cafe Restaurant that is set in an historic building, with a contemporary finish. Ousia delivers a complete culinary experience of traditional Mediterranean cuisine, with a modern twist. It prides its success with using ingredients & products that are of quality, fresh, natural, seasonal, and handcrafted. The philosphy behind Ousia's creativity is embracing the traditions of Cyprus, whilst also acknowledging the influences from cultures that have graced its shores. Each dish and drink is carefully prepared and presented in an environment that offers total satisfaction. It is true to say that Ousia Lounge Cafe, which is situated directly opposite the great medieval castle in the heart of the old city of Limassol, embodies a sense of royalty, pride and energy.
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