What to expect from us

Demokritos is a real taste of a Cyprus Tavern

The traditional atmosphere with a full Cypriot menu and fine selection of local wines and cocktails make this one of the finest tavern not only in the area of Paphos but in Cyprus as well. It is well known and is the favoured eating place for many of the locals that is why it is advisable to make a reservation in advance

Demokritos is just three minutes away from the harbor and it is situated on Saint Antonios street. The tavern itself is cosy and traditional in style, and the food is tasty, plentiful and affordable. Lovers of Cypriot cuisine over here you will find what you are looking for. Prepare your appetite for real Cyprus traditional dishes, dishes on charcoal and wood oven food all cooked with love, in generous amount and at the best prices

Folklore shows are performed every evening during the high season, representing Cypriot & Greek dances as well as live music. Highlight of the show, is the glasses on the head dance where a dancer is balancing and dancing with more than 50 glasses on his head. That is why Demokritos is considered one of the best taverns on the island

Demokritos is a family run enterprise, and the owner Mr. Terry is backed by his two sons who all work to make your visit enjoyable, and to provide you with the greatest Cyprus traditional experience.

Our Guarantee

Eating out in Paphos is definitely one of the most enjoyable things to do on your trip. We offer a big variety of traditional and international cuisine. Trying our Meze, Kebab, Halloumi and many more traditional specialties you will realise that we serve the best food in town. Combined with the traditional live music, the dancing show and the first class service, you will find out that our tavern is the place to come and have one of your best experiences in Paphos.

Events and Weddings

Demokritos provides the perfect Cypriot traditional scenery in which to host your next social event!


On your most memorable day, let us take care of you.
Demokritos Taverna is synonymous with traditional ethics that encompasses an unforgettable experience.
A carefully designed wedding menu has been created to provide our newlyweds with that special touch.
It is a Taverna that has a history within the marriage industry for over 25 years.
We strongly recommend a visit!

Other Events:

Group parties, Bachelor Parties, Hens Nights, Small Parties