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Avli Tou Vasilea


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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A beautiful listed old house in the historic Ayiou Andreou Street adjacent to the Columbia Plaza is the setting of this exceptional taverna. With a charming courtyard full of colour and scented with fresh herbs such as mint, sage, basil, oregano and rosemary, the garden setting is perfect for enjoying exquisite Greek cuisine under the stars. Enjoy the popular Meze with its traditional dishes or choose from our A La Carte menu for an authentic dinner experience reminiscent of Greece and the Islands. With helpful and friendly local staff and a wine list made up of Cypriot and Greek producers, your experience at Avli Tou Vasilea will be unforgettable.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Mediterranean, European, Greek
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews greek meze fixed menu moussaka octopus grilled meat salad great atmosphere beautiful restaurant friday evening be visiting again great meze modern twist traditional food romantic dinner food was amazing wonderful evening great taste
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best meze in Limassol , the staff is very polite ready to explain every little detail of the menu . The food was excellent as well and meze for 2 is more than enough.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Giannis M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say that this is not my personal experience but my son's I am writing about. To have fun and enjoy his 18th birthday with a bunch of 20 of his best friends on a cold Friday night of February, he chose 'Avli...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MariosChrist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on a Saturday night in Limassol with a toddler and no dinner reservations. It was raining and we had a hungry kid! After trying several restaurants, this one said they had room for us. They brought us a high chair and we settled...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Esrbks
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely fantastic birthday I had at Avli tou Vasiliou. The staff were attentive--they even helped put up birthday decorations. The food was superb - tasty, hot and just super delicious. The music just made the day perfect for me. We were a mixture...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Food was superb, especially the grilled meats. Also great selection of Greek wines, included hard to find Santorini reds. Overall excellent dinner, great atmosphere!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JCArlington
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We ate lunch here. Lamb chops were delicious and the local red wine recommended by one of the staff was very good. Moreover, live music to complement the meal, which was delightful.

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is in the center of the city but away from.the fuss. Is newly renovated and decorated like a tavern in a greek island..Blue and white... The meze is excellent and its a greek one than a cypriot. The service is excellent and its...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pg0909
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We visited as a very large group of people who were in Limassol for a wedding. Although prebooked an extra 10 guests turned up unexpectedly last minute, and although clearly very busy and rushed, everybody was treated very courteously by the staff. Food was lovely...a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Belinda Jane B
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Great food. We both had the Moussaka and couldn’t finish it! Beautiful flavours and couldn’t recommend highly enough. Stunning venue. Felt like a traditional Cypriot back garden. The service was top quality. Flawless.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank guerin89
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Recommended by our hotel, excellent food and service, authentic Cypriot food, just delicious. Highly recommend a visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank marcia k
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Skevi M
17 January 2018|
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Response from jordromani | Reviewed this property |
i think they have live on weekends but you should confirm with them
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14 December 2016|
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Response from ColumbiaRestaurants | Property representative |
Hi! New Year's Eve at Avli Tou Vasilea you can enjoy Live Greek music & a great Festive meze.
16 July 2016|
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Response from drital2014 | Reviewed this property |
There is vegetarian food as meze. Not sure about the non-smoking area though... Maybe inside...
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