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Hippopotamus - CLOSED

Coral Bay, Paphos, Cyprus
+357 26 622780
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible20%
22 Oct 2013
“Hippopotamus is now the Lekanto Restuarant”
31 Mar 2013
“Gone and not mourned”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, Greek
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Coral Bay, Paphos, Cyprus
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 23 October 2013

The Hippopotamus was taken over and named The Lekanto Restaurant & Taverna.we went in for a meal and were surprised to find that the staff had moved from the Corol King so for us we had a great night because we were being served by...More

Thank raymond077
Reviewed 1 April 2013

This restaurant has now closed and it is no loss as it was probably the worst in Coral Bay. It's standards were consistent - consistently low that is. It has been replaced by another, Lekantos, which is completely different and well worth a visit.

1  Thank Cairene1
Reviewed 28 February 2013

We have visited the Hippopotamus Restaurant regularly on our annual visits to Paphos. It is situated halfway down the main street to Coral Bay beaches. Staff are always friendly and eager to please and there is a varied menu of good value food. My favourite...More

Thank Robandeil
Reviewed 13 September 2012

After spending a few hours on the beach at Coral Bay we decided to look for something to eat in the town. We had a look at the menu outside and chose this place. There was alot of choice on the menu and the service...More

Thank acs1984
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Mediocre food, surly (male) service staff, over-priced compared to others and they have no understanding whatsoever of food allergies for those with restricted diet choices. We ate here just once and have nothing positive to say about the place, sorry !

Thank mhleadley
Reviewed 19 August 2012

The nice sounding set menu, and pleasant man at the door encouraged us to eat here on the second night. The childrens meals all came with free ice cream too. Four of us took our seats and asked for a carafe of red wine. We...More

Thank Sunfires79
Reviewed 13 August 2012

we just got back from coral bay and chose to eat at hippos resturant as we have eaten there before and the food was lovely.......... however this time we went in there the food was not as nice my partner ordered the tomato soup and...More

Thank essboo
Reviewed 6 August 2012

My partner sent back her onion soup - tasted like dishwater! According to the surly waitress, the chef forgot to use any stock. The replacement mushroom soup appeared to come out of a tin. Her garlic mushrooms were inedible - they tasted like tinned mushrooms...More

Thank SteveRiley
Reviewed 11 July 2012

I refused to go in here the first few nights we were in the resort because of the huge hippo head stuck to the outside. Eventually my 2yo convinced me that the fish tanks and hippo head were a good thing. Pleasantly surprised, staff great...More

Thank andrew m
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Having originally been put off by the name, my family and I eventually decided to try the restaurant. After all it always appeared busy. Great choice of menu, containing quite a few of the typical Cypriot Dishes, including Dolmados, Kleftiko, Stifado, Kebabs and Lountza &...More

Thank KarenWroeArtist
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  • Address: Coral Bay, Paphos, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Paphos
  • Phone Number: +357 26 622780
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