Presenter of the show “Xryses Syntages” talks about her favourite spots for food, coffee and drinks in the island.
-Where do you usually enjoy your morning coffee?
-On weekdays I enjoy my morning coffee at RIK. The best coffee however is the one that my son makes at the weekends.
-Which is your favourite city yard?
-My house’s yard, of course.
-Where can you find the best souvlaki?
-The best souvlakia re those my husband makes.
-Where do you find authentic meze dishes?
-At Vlachos tavern in Larnaca. A place that combines quality food, great service in a friendly and pleasant environment.
-Favourite shop in your neighbourhood?
-Every shop that offers good food is my favourite.
-Could you reveal a well-hidden city gem?
-Kafeodeio “H Prothermansi.” A warm space, where one can enjoy good Greek music with company.
-A restaurant that holds a special place in your heart? A recommended dish?
-I like good food. Whichever restaurant I visit and find good, I’ll recommend to other people.
-Which is your favourite kind of cuisine and where you can enjoy it in Cyprus?
-I love Chinese cuisine. For me, the best place that offers it is Taipei Town Restaurant in Larnaca. It is truly the best of its kind!
-The best place to hang out with friends?
-I haven’t discovered it yet!
-Where could you find the best cocktails?
-Whichever makes me a good margarita.
-Where do you usually find delightful sweets?
-At Thimonia bakery in Pera Chorio. You can find whatever you want there.
-Which place do you remember fondly?
-My wonderful village, Alambra. I was born here, grew up here and still live here. I was fortunate to grow up with wonderful village flavours next to my grandmother and grandfather. Fresh homemade breads, halloumi, trachanas, loukoumades – everything made by grand Aggeliki. My best memories are from this village!
Vlachos Tavern, Kantaras 10, Larnaca. Kafeodeio “H Prothermansi”, Archibishop Kyprianos 68, Strovolos. Thimonia Bakery, Limassol Avenue 40, Pera Chorio. Taipei Town Restaurant, Archbishop Makarios 63, Larnaca.