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Hippocampus Lounge Restaurant

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Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
+357 23 831166
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had 3 completely different dishes. Shanghai Express (Beef Noodles in Plum Sauce), Seabass and Sushi. All 3 meals were delicious, well cooked and tasty. Also treated ourselves to the fantastic crepes for dessert. Lovely restaurant.

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Thank SquirtyBurt
Essex
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

thought the food was great I had the Hippo burger special there was four of us here eating and no complaints there was a wide mix from the menu burgers to rib eye steak no rush to get the table empty and it was a busy day

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I really used to like this restaurant but visited here whilst on holiday. I had the mousaka which as normal was lovely. I'm just confused as to where it's going...shisha bar, sushi bar?? I think it has lost its family friendliness...that and the brandy sours are not as good as they used to be. Some of the sushi that came... More 

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Thank Bilsy76
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We are for first time in Protaras and we had the pleasure to visit Hippocampus. We had two lovely dinners, perfect food and good wine! We are very impressed also from the staff- friendly, organized and helpful! Thank you! See you soon!!! Mariya & Ogi

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Thank ستويانوف ا
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to eat- good prices - various set menus deals on. small play area for children out the back too

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Thank Bethan H
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant for a decent lunch before an early evening flight. Nice atmosphere, and the food was OK, not amazing. Unfortunately halfway through our meal, what I assume to be the owners/management, decided to sit directly behind us in a fairly empty restaurant and light a cigarette. Now nobody wants to inhale passive smoke, let alone allow it... More 

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Rotherham
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83 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food the salmon was fantastic I like my sashimi and this was great and well presented. Service was awesome in the evening based on our evening meal food and service warrants 5 stars all day long give yourself a a pat on the back! Lost a star as we went in for breakfast one morning was handed menus then... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh looking restaurant great decor greeted on arrival and seated promptly.. I ordered the samurai platter and wired around 25 minutes which I did not mind as when it came presentation was beautiful and the sushi fresh. Waiter service was very professional and friendly. As I live here in Cyprus I always look fwd to hippo opening for season ...... More 

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Thank Steve B
Ayia Napa
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Hippocampus for the 2nd time after many years and it is still as good, if not better, than my 1st time. The portions are very large, the food is always tasty, both the mains and the starters, the service was fast although it was busy and the drinks were great. Only shame was we did not get to try... More 

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Thank Nicholas N
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after a recommendation from friends. So pleased we went food was lovely and not expensive. Will be back again before we go home

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Mediterranean, European, Greek, International, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Famagusta District  >  Paralimni  >  Protaras
  • Phone Number: +357 23 831166
Description
Hippocampus Lounge Restaurant located in Protaras, which is a famous tourist area in Cyprus. Serves great, simple dishes in a modern and stylish environment. The Lounge Cafe Restaurant is the ideal setting for any occasion.

Eclectic dishes, all of which are made on the premises by the restaurant's chef, range from chicken, pork, beef plates to the more traditional Greek Mousaka, delectable seafood plates, ensuring there is something to tempt everyone, while the wines and cocktails provide the perfect accompaniment to any dish. The service is always professional and attentive, while the atmosphere informal and relaxed.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?