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Alkion Tavern

Agiou Antoniou 5 | Kato Paphos, Paphos 8041, Cyprus
+357 26 936217
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (31 reviews)
“meat meze” (14 reviews)
“meatballs” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Agiou Antoniou 5 | Kato Paphos, Paphos 8041, Cyprus
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21 - 30 of 310 reviews

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Went here on our 2nd night and both had moussaka, mine was Veggetarian and my husbands traditional. Both thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

It has been a few years since I was last in the taverna. Not sure why, that's the way it goes. However, the welcome I received from the owner was as if I was his cousin. He recognised me and made a few comments that...More

Thank Crocodile123
Reviewed 11 March 2017

As soon as we walked in to the Alkion we were warmly greeted by the owner Kyriakos, the service was attentive without being overbearing, the restaurant had a good feel about it and the atmosphere was warm and friendly so good in fact that we...More

Thank Geoffhawkins
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Visited in December with my parents. Arrived early in the evening just as the log fire was being lit. We were met and seated by Kyriakos, the owner, a lovely man. We chose to eat from the extensive main menu, halloumi and mixed starters; lamb...More

Thank Juliet S
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Ate twice here over the New Year and would have gone more often if we had time. Meze's really good value for money and easily altered if you don't like any of the dishes on order( and actually got a free suckling pig portion to...More

Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Two visits this week and a meze on both. Mixed for one and fish for the other, both were excellent. Service is considered, with time to digest but without making you feel as though you've been left. A very friendly welcome from the host and...More

Thank vivoward
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant on Christmas Day was looked after well by the owner who also had his family there. I had suckling Pig which was the best I have ever had. My wife had Sword Fish which was also good. After the meal we...More

Thank Philmdraket
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We visited this restaurant last night and had a wonderful meal. The owner greeted us warmly and drinks were quickly served. This visit was a treat paid for by my partner's son. We chose the meat meze at 14.00 Euros a head and what a...More

Thank Andysgirl49
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We have visited Cyprus many times but it took until this year to find Alkion (although it has been established for many years). It became our very regular eating place over a full month. The food, the surrounds, the excellent and friendly service by proprietor...More

Thank Cok321
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This is our third year in a row coming to Cyprus, we discovered this little Gem on our first trip. It was lovely to get the usual warm and friendly greeting from owner Kyriakos. The Kleftiko was as usual top notch, and on a later...More

Thank Gary H
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Kyriakos. it's been a couple of years since we were back in Paphos. How is Papa? I have emailed you in the interim. Sorry for not being in touch more recently. I've been unemployed since July 2014. Hope you and family are OK and doing well. God willing, I will bet new employment and; Mother and me look forward to joining you once again soon!!! LOL
4 April 2015|
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Response from bigkevyorks | Reviewed this property |
Hi everyone, guess I didn't realise this bit of Trip Advisor. Kiriacos, my friend, I hope you and the family are well. We're trying to arrange a holiday in Paphos, late 2016. Keep safe, keep healthy; hope both the kids are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agiou Antoniou 5 | Kato Paphos, Paphos 8041, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Paphos
  • Phone Number: +357 26 936217
  • E-mail
Greek Cypriot Taverna (Est 1994).
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