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Laona Restaurant

Nikolaou Votsi 6 | 6 Votsi Street, 8010, Paphos 8010, Cyprus
+357 26 937121
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 4 min
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nikolaou Votsi 6 | 6 Votsi Street, 8010, Paphos 8010, Cyprus
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I arrived after 6 long hours of walking all around Paphos. So I was hungry. Very hungry. I had the beef stew first. It was delicious. I only wish there was more rice to soak up all that amazing sauce. For second, I took the...More

1  Thank wildwheat
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an excellent lunch at this restarant in Ktima Paphos. I had Lamb stew with leeks and celery and my husband chose stuffed vegetables - both dishes were excellent and I would thoroughly recommend this place.

1  Thank Patsiegirl
Reviewed 6 days ago

This traditional Cypriot resturant is a total must visit in Paphos. The food is great and made everyday using fresh ingridients (personall, I recommend the Moussaka). However, what really gives this place the added value is the lovely owner, who personally explains the menu to...More

1  Thank Rei E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to enjoy the best of Cypriot cuisine and we were recommended Laona’s and were not disappointed. The menu offered a range of slow cooked lamb, fish and pork. We elected as a group of four to have the Mezze option which proved absolutely...More

1  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Open at lunchtimes and some evenings. Chris and family have been here for over 30 years and the name is taken from a group of five villages on the Akamas Peninsula. The food is all traditional and the menu changes daily with an explanation of...More

Thank Tesremos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing meze. Wine by the carafe is beautiful, had a chilled red which was gorgeous. Value for money at 45 Euro for 2 people for basically starters and a 5 course meal. Advise to book as v busy especially in summer. Tues and...More

Thank Valerie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow amazing meal could fault nothing we had the meze fabulous !staff can’t do enough for you, could not fault anything. With definitely return.

Thank 763Chris
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was lovely (I recommend the veggie Moussaka - it was sublime). Service was very friendly and fast. Nice location and not too touristy,

Thank Chas C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled across this tavern on the last day of our holiday, I wish we’d found it sooner. The staff were extremely welcoming, friendly and helpful. The food was great. My husband and I shared a meze, which was more than enough for 2 people....More

Thank Gill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you only eat out once in Paphos make it here. Outstanding food, great choice of traditional dishes. Lovely lovely staff. Great location, eat inside or out. Can’t recommend highly enough!

Thank slockha2
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7 April 2018|
Response from ErwtokLeia S | Reviewed this property |
every day is a different menu because all food is fresh 🤗
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9 October 2017|
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Response from Dimitris K | Reviewed this property |
Actually there is one dog that is free and sometimes moves around the tables :-). The owner is very nice, if you book a table outside and you will inform the ownen I don't belive there will be a problem. apologies for late... More
13 September 2017|
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
why not try it and enjoy the surprise. As I've no idea how quickly you eat can't answer the 2nd part
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nikolaou Votsi 6 | 6 Votsi Street, 8010, Paphos 8010, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Paphos
  • Phone Number: +357 26 937121
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