Fodor's Expert Review Zanettos

$$$ Nicosia Prix-Fixe Fodor's Choice

A classic meze tavern, which opened in 1938, Zanettos is tucked into a side street in Nicosia's atmospheric Old City and filled with a mix of tourists and old-timers. With no menu the restaurant dishes up plate after plate of fresh and tasty food for a low, fixed price. Pictures of Cypriot celebrities embracing the chef and his son stare down at you from the walls as you devour super-fresh salads, salty halloumi cheese, and tangy olives; hearty veggies like beets, potatoes, and mushrooms; tender meat dishes such as chicken kebabs and veal; and even succulent snails. Be sure to save room for dessert: Lebanese mahalembi, a unique rose-flavored creamy concoction.

Prix-Fixe Dinner $$$ Fodor's Choice Greek

Quick Facts

Trikoupi 65
Nicosia, Lefkosia  1015, Cyprus

22-765501

www.zanettos.com

Known For:
  • Fabulous selection of Cypriot food
  • Friendly service
  • Honest house wine
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: No lunch

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