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Happy Island

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$$ - $$$
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65, Poseidonos Avenue, Paphos 8042, Cyprus
+357 26 937077
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice place... Almost wheelchair accessible... One step, but staff very helpful... Lovely, mature waiters who have a sense of humour... Very good about food allergy... Have eaten there several times, and always had Fish Meze.... Totally delicious!... Dish, after dish of beautifully cooked and presented fish... Each better than the last... Lots of salad, and delicious chips... As I... More 

Thank DubTBITW
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't look at the menu, just ask for the meze and the homemade olive oil! One of the few places in paphos centre where you can get real authentic meze. Good prices and friendly service as well.

Thank SoofHCM
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly place, fairly good mezze for a reasonable price. Quite popular with tourists and locals. The wine served with the mezze was also fairly well picked, portions too big, but tasty.

Thank Iskra-70
Paphos, Cyprus
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We started with an excellent Meze at our very first night there to get an idea of the local dishes. After exploring the complete menu we asked for fresh fish and we got an excellent grilled Orphos - and we repeated this experience several times. Another option is to get the fish from the oven on a bed of vegetables... More 

Thank Ausdauersp0rtler
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

My Wife and I, and other family members and guests, have visited this establishment on numerous occasions over many years, but our visit there last week was the first for over 5 years. Very little has changed. The ambience is still very pleasant, the staff attentive and friendly, and the food is still excellent value for money. In particular, on... More 

Thank Stephen K
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner went there for food, Taxi driver advised us as he said best steak and food in Town. He dropped us off right outside the taxi driver called the owner over and asked him take care of us which he certainly did. He sat us down at a table of our choice!! We order starters, I had... More 

Thank Paul W
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35 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

First class food, a wide variety and generous portions. Fish excellent and the staff very good indeed.

Thank RobertGloucester
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great welcome, great menu, friendly & good service, great food, lovely atmosphere, able to feed well my husband (a carnivore), me (a vegetarian) and my toddler (picky) really well. One of the few restaurants who still serve fruit and local spirits on the house at the end of the meal.

Thank Anna M
Dewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

I dined at this restaurant about a dozen times while I was in paphos , 6 weeks . The steak was absolutely perfect and plentiful and the veg and chips were perfect . The staff cannot do enough for you and are warm and friendly . If you get a chance try the succulent pig , it is amazing .... More 

Thank Tysontiling
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

excellent food and excellent service .great value for money . we had starters and main course no room for sweet. you got a lovely plate of fruit and a wee nite cap for free when you had finished your meal .

Thank pespimax

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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, Greek
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65, Poseidonos Avenue, Paphos 8042, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Paphos
  • Phone Number: +357 26 937077

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