Pissouri Village

Pissouri is a quiet, traditional Cypriot village about a 15 minute drive from Aphrodite Hills. It offers some good local restaurants set in the tranquil surroundings of this sleepy enclave. Pissouri is split into two, the ‘Village’ at the top of the hill that hosts the ‘Village Square’ and ‘Pissouri Bay’, overlooking the beach.

Hillview Restaurant

★★★★ – €€
Tel: 25 221 972
Website

Excellent food, best in area with stunning panoramic views over Pissouri village. Beautiful fixed a la carte menu with international and local dishes, as well as three course traditional English Sunday lunch. (highly recommended but booking in advance is a must!). George is a fantastic chef with a great reputation, and the restaurant itself offers a classy yet relaxed setting. wide selection of wines available. Through Pissouri village take right turn halfway up the hill to the village, go up the winding hill, first building on the left at the top. Booking advisable.

Googlemap Link

Hillview page 17

O Vrakas Taverna

discount★★★★ – €€
Tel: 99 312 443
Website

The new look taverna serves traditional Cypriot food with a modern twist. Harry (owner) is one of the best Sommeliers in Cyprus so you can always count on some good wine suggestions to accompany your meal. Bouzouki nights on Wednesdays provide live acoustic Greek music for an authentic Cypriot dining experience. You can ‘feast like a local’ every Sunday lunchtime with Harry’s all-you-can-eat Cypriot BBQ, also accompanied by live Greek music. A fantastic vegan menu is now available. Elvis visits once a month but check web site for special events & specific dates. Situated in the heart of Pissouri village square – the perfect spot for the true village dining experience.

New 2019 group discount: Harry has kindly offered to subsidise taxi costs for groups of 8 – 12 persons for Aphroditerentals.com guests staying on the Resort. If you book a group of this size to dine at O’Vrakas then they will cover €30 each way towards your taxi fare! Please contact Harry at O’Vrakas for more details:

Googlemap Link

8509 Discount: 10%

Ovrakas page 19

Platea Restaurant

★★★★★ – €€
Tel: 25 222 688

Middle restaurant in the village square. Serves traditional Cypriot and European food. The Platea host fantastic traditional Cyprus nights every Friday from April – Oct, offering great live music and entertainment – highly recommended. A range of entertainment evenings are put on – check Facebook for event information and updates. Open daily – lovely choice for lunch. The Pissouri Square snack bar attached to the restaurant offers great snack options, a great range of drinks and is a popular venue to watch live sport.

Googlemap Link

 

Bunch of Grapes

★★★★★ – €€
Tel: 25 221 275

Beautiful courtyard setting which offers a rustic and charming atmosphere. The a la carte menu here is tried and tested over the years, homecooked by the family chef, with Cypriot and specialty dishes featuring on the menu. Friendly service, good food. Situated on a side street just off village square – look out for the signs saying ‘proPably the best restaurant in Pissouri”.

Googlemap Link

Hani Restaurant

★★★★★ – €
Tel: 25 221 211                                                                                                                      Website

Step back in time – Hani opened its doors in the 1950s and it remains a real gem of Cypriot hospitality, it is where the locals eat. If you’re looking for a local experience, and great, home-cooked, traditional food at reasonable prices then make sure to pop in. You can also buy traditional Cypriot products here too. Open for breakfast and lunch (takeaway is also available) – the halloumi, lountza and tomato sandwich is second to none. On the left before the Papantoniou’s supermarket on the B6 as you reach Pissouri.

Hani page 23

The Plaice Fish & Chips

★★★★ – €€
Tel: 25 222 239

Website

Delicious fish & chip restaurant serving the freshest produce, traditional fish & chips (gluten free batter is available on request) as well as fresh fish dishes. Fantastic option for take aways. Stunning marine-boutique decor, cozy atmosphere and lovely bar. Open daily, check website for seasonal operating hours.

Googlemap Link

Read our full review of The Plaice here * 

8509 Discount: 10% sit-in meals

The Plaice page 22

Steakhouse by Michael

★★★★★ – €€
Tel: 99 185 717                                                                                                                      Website

A fantastic option for meat lovers with eight different ‘Black Angus Prime Cut’ steaks available to choose from (and some lovely vegetarian options too). Michalis is dedicated to using the freshest ingredients and this comes out in the wonderful flavour of the food. Home-grown veggies, herbs and prime cuts of the world’s finest meat combine for mouth-watering results! A warm, welcoming atmosphere and impeccable service. You’ll be greeted with a complimentary prosecco and leave with a full tummy and a smile – a stunning dining experience all round. All dietary requirements well catered for.

Michalis page 20

Tony’s Kebabs & Crepes

Pissouri Square

★★★★★ – €€
No Thrills involved in this dining experience; Antonis serves delicious Cypriot kebabs which have been lovingly prepared by his and his family’s hands; children and the grandchildren help out in the summer months. His crepe stand on wheels offers a tasty desert option when you’re on foot. If you’re lucky you’ll catch Tony’s rare but seriously charming smile!