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Lapta Centre Road, Lapta, Cyprus
+90 533 876 3007
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (11 reviews)
“mixed kebab” (11 reviews)
“lamb chops” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Turkish
££ - £££
Lapta Centre Road, Lapta, Cyprus
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed 2 visits to this wonderful restaurant this year. The decorations are stunning and the food is delicious . As a party of 4 we had a variety of dishes off the menu. Everybody was satisfied and plates were cleared! Excellent value ,as starter and...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We visited here as it is regular of my nan and grandads who live in northern Cyprus. We had such a nice meal and even the kids enjoyed it. The service is fantastic, the atmosphere is warm and friendly. My favourite part of the evening...More

1  Thank dapperdanj
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening here with both friends and family. Was great value for money and good quality food. Really enjoyable atmosphere. Was interesting seeing the restoration images. The resturant is also an art gallery with the owners own work. Very impressive, will defo be...More

Thank roxxx6
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This just has to be our favourite place to eat. We didn't come to north Cyprus to eat in the touristy overpriced restaurants, this to us is what we always think of as being the "real" Cyprus. Everything about the place is wonderful. The welcome,...More

Thank magwii
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We came here when we stayed in Lapta two years ago and loved it so much we had to go back. Charcos is a small, family-run restaurant, which has a small, traditional menu. The service is great and the walls are adorned with the owner's...More

1  Thank nocturnalme67
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Worth visiting for the artwork adorning the walls alone. Main meal choices include lentil soup which is delicious salads bread dessert and coffee. Lamb chops were fabulous chicken a little dry. Wonderful staff great value

1  Thank ChrisLogan63
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We have been to this restaurant before and the food was wonderful as usual. Different menu this time, with 4 courses. Lovely home cooked, Turkish food. Very quick service and hot food, which was delicious. Such a lovely, welcoming place and cosy. Will be going...More

Thank Lynn L
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

A absolutely fantastic evening with great company and lovely food and wine. One of the best meals we've had in northern Cyprus. It's nice to find a restaurant in the north that does more than the kebab / fish and chips offering. The staff were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This restaurant is very small but has a big atmosphere I think about 10 tables so booking is advised the food is varied and very good at very reasonable prices

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We eventually located charcos restaurant - a little difficult to find but well worth the effort- owner was very welcoming - lovely food new autumn menu - would definitely visit again if we return to the area - amazing artwork in every corner - what...More

1  Thank sovereign522
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Sarah L
15 October 2015|
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Response from periwinkleMarlow_UK | Reviewed this property |
I will add to the instructions given, that if you get stuck, you can always ring them and they may come and collect you or meet you at a place you know.
Janice D
15 August 2015|
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Response from DMRN22 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is not easy to locate. We too made a couple of attempts ourselves before using a taxi who knew the location. It is in Lapta Village, not on the main road near the hotels, but even when you get to the village... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lapta Centre Road, Lapta, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Kyrenia District  >  Lapta
  • Phone Number: +90 533 876 3007
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