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Humus sk | Karaoglanoglu, Kyrenia, Cyprus
0392 8222251
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Kyrenia, Cyprus
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

I have advise this lovely restaurat specially in winter time. Fire place, wood decoration, dim light are made best this place. It is not so spacious. Good for couples. Steaks are amazing. So tender and delicious. I reccomend mussels in butter and garlic sauce for a starter. Steak, wine and fire. I am sure that you will not regret from... More 

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Thank Mehmet Y
Telford, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I have visited Carpenters for a total of 9 years now and the food is always excellent although perhaps the menu could stand a little updating as I don't think it has changed in those 9 years! However the service was excellent on the 3 visits I made during my stay this time and the wine list is extensive.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Visited carpenters twice on a weeks visit to Northern Cyprus, the first time the food was ok, but a bit cold. The second time on a recommendation from trip advisor I ordered the chicken livers (which a local stray dog found very tasty) YUCK over cooked and not seasoned at all!!! Main course garlic prawns, again terrible, frozen and Woolly... More 

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1 Thank Waljon
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I have been visiting Northern Cyprus for a good few years now and must admit this is in my opinion one of the best restaurants on the island and I would highly recommend it to anyone. The negative comments I have read here are far from the truth and would appear to have been written by what we call the... More 

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Thank Will B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to The Carpenters every year for as long as we can remember, could be up to 10 years now. We are never let down! The service is great, The manager always remembers us and greets us with a friendly smile and a handshake. The reason we come back is for the STEAK! It is superb. Never... More 

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Thank Tom G
Borough Green, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Friends of ours recommended we visit The Carpenters and we are so pleased we did. The welcome, the service, the setting, the staff & the food (oh the food)...are all unbeatable. Kemal the owner, selects the meat for the restaurant personally & the fillet steak was the best I've had ever. If we had more time in Kyrenia, we would... More 

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Thank Danny-Tickner
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I've eaten in many restaurants all over the world but nowhere has treated my steak as if it was a real person a chef that understands meat The best steak I've ever had anyway And never forget this is the land of EFES BEER This place showed me food I would never eat but once tried it I loved it.... More 

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Thank Ersen S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Visited with friends, having not been for several years. We were only ones there, & unfortunately we won't go back. Not asked if we wanted water, before pouring it & were charged 7 lira on Bill!! All chose steak & whilst 2 meals were lovely, with the steak cooked beautifully, unfortunately 2 were gristly & mine almost inedible for most... More 

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İstanbul
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We often go here when we are in Cyprus. It seems that the menu has stayed the same and the food as always is cooked very well. I had a lovely fish dish. The garden setting is well worth a visit.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We have dined here on our summer vacation two years in a row. Great location and ambiance. As soon as you walk in you get the feeling you are at a special place. Owner and staff greet you with the warmest welcome. Appetizers, main courses, and deserts are all tasty and the highest quality. My wife ordered the grilled sea... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Humus sk | Karaoglanoglu, Kyrenia, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Kyrenia District  >  Kyrenia
  • Phone Number: 0392 8222251

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