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Efraim Tavern

Kouklia | Kouklia, Kouklia 8500, Cyprus
+357 26 432082
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kouklia | Kouklia, Kouklia 8500, Cyprus
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A traditional Cypriot restaurant in the heart of Kouklia (there are a number to choose from all in the village centre). Very friendly and welcoming, with a good menu choice. Good value for money, too.

Thank HighHeidjin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic family run restaurant freshly made food and wonderful friendly people. Been here every time I've come to Cyprus. Like it so much that we make it a point to come here every time👍

Thank Yogi P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got to Efraim, or more commonly known as Marias, a lot It is very much a family taverna and they make you feel like part of the family. The menu is Cypriot with some international dishes included and the food is always good

Thank jvhkouklia
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to have a quiet evening in Kouklia and was not disappointed. Efraim (Maria's) is set in a beautiful Cypriot village who close the village square to allow tables to be setup outside the numerous restaurants. The food served matched the location. We had the...More

Thank luapsenoj
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic night out in Kouklia village at the Efraim Tavern in the village square. Thursday evening is Cypriot night and you will find a fabulous buffet of wonderful Cypriot food, plus music, a show, Greek dancing, a lively atmosphere, and your host...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Where is Maria? The place was not the same as you are not there, no Maria on Sunday or Monday night. The service is just not the same, we wanted more drinks but no one asked us. We would have had desert and coffee but...More

Thank GailBLondon
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had been told about the Cyprus night every Thursday night in Kouklia. The centre is shut off to traffic and the entertainment is held in the road. We chose the Efraim Tavern and were not disappointed. The food was lovely Cyprus dishes and lots...More

Thank EssexFoodAddict
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Finding an authentic Cypriot Tavern has been a recent personal goal. Heard about this place from friends mainly for their salad-in-a-bread-bowl starter and wanted to try it. But was pleasantly surprised by their amazing dishes! Cypriot meze of excellent standards both in quality and quantity....More

Thank nra4c
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Our first stop with visitors wanting to experience a Cyprus Night . The village square is closed to traffic , bazouki music begins about seven followed by the Greek dancers .You can't get a better view and real Cypriot welcome than at Maria's , and...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This small village has a number of restaurants to choose from we chose this one and were not disappointed The food was lovely and the staff were very attentive on the whole a very good valued meal Seems to get busy so I suggest you...More

Thank Chris G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kouklia | Kouklia, Kouklia 8500, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Paphos District  >  Kouklia
  • Phone Number: +357 26 432082
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Family restaurant
TTraditional food
Great atmosphere
Value for money
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