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Lapta Centre Road, Lapta, Cyprus
+90 533 876 3007
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Kent, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank ChrisLogan63
Poole, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 again soon.

Thank Lynn L
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 very attentive the surrounding warm comfortable Cannot fault the place. Although it's worth saying not... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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
warwickshire uk
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 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 a find - If you do find yourself in this area you must visit this... More 

1 Thank sovereign522
Poole, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

it was our first visit to Charcos. What a wonderful surprise. Stepping into a lovely restaurant. The ambience was so calming and serene. The order was taken quickly and we settled back to enjoy. The food was delicious and all homemade. Soup to start, with bread, main course, pudding, coffee, brandy and we also ordered a bottle of white wine.... More 

1 Thank Lynn L
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Food is better in the summer when there is a higher turnover. Small balcony for outdoor dining. Fire indoors in the winter. Large portions and good soup.

Thank Doris H
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

On our first visit we arrived without booking but a table was available. Our order was taken quickly. The ambience is very pleasant. The menu is quite short and on both occasions we went, the soup was lentil (very nice) and the desert was a small slice of cake a bit like a rum baba. On the first occasion I... More 

Thank Fit52
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise! We were staying nearby and found this wonderful restaurant. Fabulous food. Tremendous value for money. Just so lovely. The owner is an artist and her paintings adorn the walls. You can buy items you like. The menu is great and includes three courses plus coffee and brandy. The interior is so welcoming. White walls with art... More 

1 Thank Julie H
Stony Stratford
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely experience at Charcos with my wife and two children aged 11 and 9. All the food was authentic, fresh and locally sourced and is made daily by the the lovely owner and host (we didn't get her name), her partner runs the BBQ grill and her 3 dogs guard the kitchen. My wife and myself both... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Turkish
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?