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Happy Island

65, Poseidonos Avenue, Paphos 8042, Cyprus
+357 26 937077
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (61 reviews)
“suckling pig” (28 reviews)
“stifado” (22 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
65, Poseidonos Avenue, Paphos 8042, Cyprus
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Reviewed yesterday

There are many tavernas to choose from in Paphos but this is one of the best. The food is exceptional and the staff friendly and helpful.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was recommended by friends we met at the hotel and it didn’t disappoint! Excellent atmosphere, friendly staff, very welcoming and the beef stifado is the best in Pafos... 10/10 for everything!!! Highly recommended, you must visit.

Thank James_Shirley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third time we've been here & it was as good as ever. Excellent service, lovely staff & massive portions. I ordered chicken in a creamy white wine sauce & my hubby had a chop (that was the size of half a pig!) & it came...More

Thank MarshaMalison
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best restaurant in Paphos! Always come here more than once with my family on our holidays. Great value for money, fantastic staff and portions are huge! 100% recommend this restaurant!!

Thank chloholden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here just because we were passing it and it looked nice. And what a great decision that was! Meal for two including starter, main courses so big that we couldn’t get closed to finishing them, wine, soft drinks and a complimentary shot -...More

Thank memmalc35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely food, great service and nice relaxing atmosphere. We went here 2 out of 3 nights. Had fish and meat dishes all of which were yummy. Desserts were also great. Always a very friendly reception.

Thank stokie2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a local. Service was excellent. The atmosphere was very traditional. The food was very good. I also had a Happy Island cocktail which was lovely. Would not hesitate in passing this recommendation on...

Thank lorraine2836
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely intro to our holiday and we subsequently had two meals here. A friendly and efficient owner who assures with a confident "done", that you will enjoy what you select. As good as his word, this is quality home cooked Cypriot food in a...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice whilst on holiday in Paphos. We loved it so much we decided to go there on our last night too. Straight away we were made to feel welcome. Nice basket of warm rolls and pittas whilst deciding on what to order....More

Thank VWVeraVelle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Happy Island is our favourite restaurant in Paphos. The food and service are second to none. As soon as we arrive here in Cyprus we eat here nearly every night. Steaks to die for. People come back time and time again and are greeted...More

Thank TerryIrv
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Sandy G
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Response from Pipinouli | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open. They are closing only 7th January to 28th February.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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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