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Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
+357 23 831166
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (55 reviews)
“pork shank” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Sushi, European, Greek, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We tried few starters: aubergine with mozzarella and tomato sauce, prawns in tempura, spring rolls with feta cheese and fried halloumi cheese. Everything was perfectly delicious. I recommend this place for couples, families and friends. Everyone could find something from traditional Cypriot cuisine, and for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OlaK1618
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Have visited this restaurant a few times in previous years and have always enjoyed it, however this year we were left disappointed. The menu has changed slightly from previous years and a few of our favourites were no longer available I.e pizza and the food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Thomase77
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Tried this restaurant on our first night in Protaras and made an excellent choice! Fantastic staff...great food....and most of all very reasonable prices. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sherri F
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Great service and good food. Would recommend the chicken kebabs. Also reasonably priced. Four meals with drinks and two starters under 70 Euros. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Trev A
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I was dinning in this particular restaurant last night ,I ordered hippo polo think the name was and my date ordered a pork souvlaki. While eating I started to sweat and felt fed up with a few bites ,but thinking it was the heat I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Giannikas21
Konstantinosfanou, General Manager at Hippocampus, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Good morning Mr Giannikas21, we are really sorry about what happened to you and already we checked all the ingredients of that plate, but we sell more of those dishes on that day without any problems. Be sure that we will check it again. Thank...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

An almost perfect experience with the food being delicious and cheap. The lack of the 5th star in my rating is because the waiter was competent alright but did not smiled once.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Teo T
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We ate here 3 times everytime food was beautiful its cheap but gets very busy its up on the strip staff are very helpful

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank swiggy66
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Pros: Playground for kids Great food Good prices Excellent and quick service Cons: No reservations accepted No air-conditioning Safer playground for younger children

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 62Chris62
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We frequently visit cyprus and last time we went here we were disappointed but as that was about three years ago we thought it time to try again It was for a snack I had chicken ceaser salad my wife the club sandwich When it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 283philb
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Have visited the Hippocampus restaurant a number of times. The greeting is always warm but after 8:30pm, it is not unusual to have to sit and wait for a table. The menu is vast. From starters to Italian, Greek, international cuisine, a fine array of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DeanW57
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Meryn F
8 September 2018|
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Response from gwyn h | Reviewed this property |
yes the do cater for vegans.
8 March 2018|
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Response from Konstantinosfanou | Property representative |
Hello, unfortunately no. It will be open at the end of April. Thank you
23 February 2017|
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Response from tony_greek | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but if the wedding is small with 40-60 people i am sure you can call the place and you can fix it. Mr Andreas Phanou the owner he can do his best to help you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Famagusta District  >  Paralimni  >  Protaras
  • Phone Number: +357 23 831166
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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 Burgers, Pasta and Steaks 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 last three years added an excellent Sushi that is prepared on our Sushi-Bar and Hookah Flavours that ensure a great experience. The service is always professional and attentive, while the atmosphere informal and relaxed.
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