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Hippocampus Lounge Restaurant

Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
+357 23 831166
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (42 reviews)
“pork shank” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Sushi, European, Greek, Japanese, International, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a find ... varied menu every dish we had was quality - on the main strip in Protaras - we visited 3 times on a recent holiday - every visit saw us go away b happy - give it a try !!

Thank Muzworker
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in fig tree bay on holidays two years ago, and this restaurant became a favourite that we returned to several times. This year, visiting agia napa, we decided to go here for dinner one night. Service was stressed and confused. My husbands starter,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here for full English many times served til 13.00 at 3.50€ each lovely food and restaraunt. Location on the strip.

Thank tracy4949
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we arrived at this restaurant it was a busy night and were ask to stand but they asked us to stand were people were sitting eating so we moved back onto the street as we are not rude but we where not that lucky...More

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we love this place. gorgeous food a bit different to rest of strip. play park for the children at back. we return here year on year and ate twice here in a week this time x

Thank susie206
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tasty good quality food,cooked to perfection.Love this place! Tastefully decorated with a modern theme.

Thank Jane19599
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrible name, but really excellent food and very good service. To be honest, we were blind drunk by the time we stumbled into this gaff so both ordered a burger as there was so much on the menu. Have to say, both our burgers were...More

Thank pfts85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading the positives reviews we stopped off here for dinner last night. Lovely setting and atmosphere. Service wasn't great and waited a good hour between starters and mains. Not sure if there was a problem with our order as only one starter came out...More

Thank lauramasson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, very very good prices and for the average customer, very friendly staff and delicious food! Coming back for sure!!!

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is to die for! Not much else to say the setting was perfect, the staff were amazing and the food - I can't tell you how nice it was!

Thank Ryan L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Could you hold a wedding reception here?
23 February 2017|
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Response from tony_greek | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but if the wedding is small with 40-60 people i am sure you can call the place and you can fix it. Mr Andreas Phanou the owner he can do his best to help you
julia margaret b
Does Andreas and Soula Fanou still own this restaurant?
17 November 2016|
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Response from Yiannis1326 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do.
Did this used to be Porkys restaurant. Thanks
16 February 2015|
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Response from Hippocampus_Manager_ | Property representative |
Thanks for your reply Gary and Chris. Hippocampus restaurant is being since 1987. In 2009 is been refurbished and now is call Hippocampus Lounge restaurant. The owners are still the same. Porkys is further up, there it used... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Protara Avenue 18, Protaras, Paralimni 5288, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Famagusta District  >  Paralimni  >  Protaras
  • Phone Number: +357 23 831166
  • E-mail
Hippocampus Lounge Restaurant located in Protaras, which is a famous tourist area in Cyprus. Serves great, simple dishes in a modern and stylish environment. The Lounge Cafe Restaurant is the ideal setting for any occasion.

Eclectic dishes, all of which are made on the premises by the restaurant's chef, range from chicken, pork, beef plates to the more traditional Greek Mousaka, delectable seafood plates, ensuring there is something to tempt everyone, while the wines and cocktails provide the perfect accompaniment to any dish. The service is always professional and attentive, while the atmosphere informal and relaxed.
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