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Kybele Restaurant & Bar

Grounds of Bellapais Abbey, Bellapais 00371, Cyprus
+90 542 877 77 70
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“flatbread” (13 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
“fixed menu” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Grounds of Bellapais Abbey, Bellapais 00371, Cyprus
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Sat in the shadow of the impressive monastery, this is an especially romantic location, particularly during the evening. Our food order was very good, being the kebabs, plenty to eat and we found the price to be reasonable. Service could of been a little more...More

Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view over Bellepais and beyond into Girne from the restaurant. The food was mixed - the quail was very tasty but on the other visit I had the Ottoman style chicken which was very disappointing.

Thank pharoahs_revenge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanting to go to this restaurant for quite some time and really what a dissapointment. Firstly the staff couldn’t be bothered not a smile or greeting, waited for quite a while before I had to get someone to take a drink order. Again not busy...More

Thank Kathleen28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The setting, next to the abbey is beautiful, but the food is pretty average and overpriced. Maybe have a drink and enjoy the ambience, but there are better places for food in the area.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Kybele many times over years and thought it would be nice to take friends visting but turn out to be poor deceission. Starters arrived after the main-course, when we asked to cancel them confronted by a waiter saying “they already placed...More

Thank Ozgur T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is as delicious as the food, set beside the ruins of Bellapais Abbey. Looking out over Kyrenia/Girne with the lights twinkling in the night [get there for sunset]. Food (My steak) was excellent, prepared as requested and delicious to boot.

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Bellapais loads of times and we have never been to here since and we decided to go and we were not a bit disappointed at all the staff were great and food was fantastic!

Thank antoniawright0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated next to the Abbey and overlooking Kyrenia, this has fantastic views as well as a special table overhanging the hill. We waited a while to get our food and it was worth the wait. Albeit, we ate simply with a two egg omelette and...More

Thank brymcd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very disappointed with lunch we had here last week. Calamari awful, soup just ok. Staff completely ignoring serviettes on the ground and tables not cleared when customers department.

Thank EverlineLeicester
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant directly next to the Bellapais monastery with amazing view and mouth watering food... It is really the place I recommend to have a 'tête à tête' cozy dinner with a garden for the kids to play and a huge bar with variety of...More

Thank Bechara G
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Roger D
20 October 2015|
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Response from Callybal | Reviewed this property |
We phoned ahead to book for the evening and it was in October and not busy at all.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grounds of Bellapais Abbey, Bellapais 00371, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Kyrenia District  >  Bellapais
  • Phone Number: +90 542 877 77 70
  • E-mail
Kybele Restaurant, inside of the Bellapais Monastery which has 800 years old historical background and also is one of the most beautiful heavenly places in Mediterranean, is the perfect place for you to taste the delicious dishes of the head chefs with a unique ambiance and an amazing view. The restaurant is also a great place for you to have a romantic evening.
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