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“A bit disappointed :-(”

Windmill Restaurant
Ranked #10 of 598 Restaurants in Paphos
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$14 - US$35
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Good for: Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: The Windmill is a family run restaurant owned from Chris Kathitziotes and his family for more than 30 years. The restaurant offers a large selection of Cypriot and International food. It is also specialised in Meze.Availlable for wedding receptions and other parties. Reasonable prices.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recomended to try this place by people living here who manage holiday lets. Have to say we were left feeling a tiny bit disappointed with the standard of the food. It was edible and fresh but just a bit lacking. A bland plate of boiled vegetables accompany the main courses. I had Dolmades and they were good, mum and her friend had Kleftiko and it was quite dry, they asked for oil and vinaigerette to moisten it. Didnt bother with a dessert, it just wasnt that inspiring but we did have some great floater coffees. Staff extremely friendly and sweet but we certainly wouldnt have rushed back. I suppose it depends on what yoyur expectations and standards are when it comes to eating out. But this came with such high accolades that I felt a bit hard done by. I like to eat food that is so good I never want to end, and this just isnt one of those places in our opinion.

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Thank jojomurray
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place after searching on TripAdvisor for local food. We went for the mix meze which did not disappoint. They suggest not eating too much bread before your meal which is advice we should have listened to. The bread is lovely but save some for the dips and leave room for the actual meze. We gave it a good shot between the 2 of us and only left some mushrooms behind but we were stuffed at the end. The food was amazing and would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting paphos!!!

Thank Becky F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on our last night having read the reviews. It did not disappoint! The staff were so friendly and the food was tasty and reasonably priced. The complimentary lentils were gorgeous. So glad we went here and if we had found this restaurant earlier on our holiday then we would have definitely returned

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Thank Roger W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were only in Paphos for a week and yet ate here 4 times!
The food is great, especially the starters, portions are massive and the staff are super welcoming.
As many others have stated in previous reviews the complimentary lentils you get before your starters are to die for! I wish I had asked for the recipe!
Nancy and her brother welcomed myself and my partner every evening as if we were old friends and made us feel super welcome there.
It’s great home cooked food and we never left hungry!
It’s also super affordable, on average we spent €45 and that’s including alcoholic drinks.
They often get wedding receptions there (there were 3 out of the 4 nights we were there) but don’t let this put you off! You still will get excellent service and food!

100% recommend and would love to go back!

Thank Anita251991
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding reception here on the 18th of June. We can't thank Nancy enough for everything she did for us on the day and prior to the wedding. Her attention to detail for the ceromy set up and the evening was incrediable. The food was amazing we has BBQ Meze which we would recommend. The cake and flowers were perfect. We met with Nancy prior to the wedding when we arrived in Cyprus, she took us to the town hall then back to the windmill to pick what we wanted for the day, nothing was to much trouble and she made is feel totally at ease. Every single of off our guests commented on the food and the venue and said how amazing it was. We can't wait to return here in the future. Thank you for everything xx Alex and Kirsty xx

Thank Kirsty J
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