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Lava Tavern

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Eleftherias Avenue 89, Chlorakas 8220, Cyprus (Formerly Lava Grill House)
+357 26 811515
13:00 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 13:00 - 22:00
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here because it was close to our hotel (St Nicholas). We arrived late, around 9pm and there was a large birthday party inside so we sat outside. It was lovely and clean and still warm. We ordered the meze which was very reasonably priced and had around 20 dishes. We were unsure whether they would be able to... More 

Thank ashleigh2401
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Visited in April, slightly off season and we walked from the coast, uphill to find it. Decided to go there as a change from our hotel for lunch and used trip advisor to find somewhere local and authentic. It was worth the hike, and although quiet (due to off season), myself and three friends enjoyed a long leisurely lunch spread... More 

3 Thank Louisa M
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous proper Cypriot home cooked food! We went back again as so lovely . We had to walk up a hill but was worth it lovely service by a lovely family.

Thank Juliezarkos
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Food is amazing, and staff very tentative, excellent! Would highly recommend great for families and couples.

Thank Heidi H
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Thursday night in half term. Chanced our arm but a party inside. However they sat us in the atrium and made us welcome. Food was delicious, plentiful and fresh. Home made cake was phenomenal. Prices very reasonable. Service excellent.

Thank David G
Paphos, Cyprus
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Freshly cooked traditional meals and great value buffet Sunday lunch and Thursday evenings.Lovely family hosts.

1 Thank pafosirish
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Just perfect! Nothing to complaint about. Really tasty cyprus food and huuuuge portions. Friendly staff. Couldn't ask for more. Thanks😊

Thank dashyss
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Nicely presented menu, cheap options, very good beef stifado and enormous Giros- maybe a little too big! Some of our party ordered the 20 meze dishes between 3 of them which was more than enough. Only issue is that the food did not arrive at the same time so the meze eaters had almost finished by the time the beef... More 

Thank Camilla R
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Food was excellent, grills, kebabs, pasta and traditional food e.g. mouskaka. Everything thing freshly prepared, salad and warmed pitta breads served while the main was being cooked. it also does carry out, and doggy bags for those who cant eat it all.

Thank Jennifer L
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A small Taverna in Chlorakas..atmosphere very cosy and typically Cypriot. There is a buffet at times which is very good value. A lovely evening always

Thank RuthieandTone

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eleftherias Avenue 89, Chlorakas 8220, Cyprus (Formerly Lava Grill House)
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Chlorakas
  • Phone Number: +357 26 811515

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?