There’s one thing there’s no shortage of in Ayia Napa and Protaras it bars! From exclusive cocktail lounges to traditional beach bars and, of course, fantastic clubs and roof bars. Whether you want to admire the town from above or watch the sun goes down, check out our guide to the best cocktail bars in Cyprus.
Nissi Beach, Ayia Napa, Famagusta District
The most famous beach bar of the island and one of the most popular in the world guarantee unforgettable moments of fun, dancing and drinking exotic cocktails since morning. Famous worldwide DJs. The bar is open since mid-Marche until mid-November. MON-SUN 09.00-20.00
Nissi Beach, Ayia Napa
Modern beach bar, open on the most popular beach of Ayia Napa. Isola Beach Bar of Nissi Beach Resort Group opens early in the morning and stays open until late at night offering relaxation and fun on a magic scenery. Lie down the modern chaise lounge, enjoy the summer sun with coffee, cool cocktails, detox drinks and upbeat music! MON-SUN 09.00-24.00
Protaras Plaza Hotel, 4th Floor, Protaras, Famagusta District
A wonderful view of Protaras from above. On the fourth floor of Protaras Plaza Hotel, it is the first rotating lounge bar. The bar is situated on a platform that rotates 360 degrees every now and then. Simple decoration with shades of white. Apart from the rotation element, the bar serves unique cocktails, tasteful sushi platters and hookah. MON-SUN 6.00-02.30
8 Sklavou str., Ayia Napa
Next to the sea with sunbeds on the beach that are in high demand since early in the morning. Coffees, cocktails, cheese or seafood platters and finger food are served. With lounge music and a DJ during weekends who plays the music loud.
MON-SUN 10.00-23.00 (open during summer season)
53 Pernera, Protaras
Simple and beloved, in a place full of trees over a small beach, it differs from the rest (lifestyle) bars. Coffees, juices and cocktails are served with a smile. It reliefs your hunger with sandwiches and goodies on the grill. Few sunbeds which are difficult to get, relaxed people, bossa nova and jazzy music sounds during the day and known Cypriot DJs during the weekends visit its decks. Loves lives and spontaneity. MON-SUN 10.00-24.00 (open during summer season)
12 Sklavos str., Limanaki, Ayia Napa
On Pantachou beach. Summer, pleasant atmosphere with a big hall and comfortable sunbeds on the sand for those you choose to swim (free if consumption exceeds €25). Coffee, salad, sandwich and dishes from international cuisine are served since early in the morning. Big bar for drinks and multicolor cocktails, friendly service. Loves summer parties.
MON-SUN 09.00-01.00 (open during summer season)
81 Konnos str., Grecian Park, Cape Greco
Atmospheric lounge veranda, with the best view of Konnos Bay. Excellent and unique cocktails, carefully chosen wine list and nice tapas. Good music and plants and trees everywhere. Reservation necessary on Friday and Saturday.
20-22 Loukas Loukas str., Ayia Napa
The clubbers temple in Ayia Napa with good sound system. Busy, big, with excellent atmosphere, 14 bars, four separate scenes with resident and host DJs and many popular DJs for wild summer parties. MON-SUN 23.00-05.00
37 Pernera str., Protaras
Impressive beach bar in Protaras. Previously “Alati by the sea” in Pernera area. An all-day bar where you can enjoy any meal of the day. Since afternoon and onwards, cocktails and drinks are served at the beach bar. Decoration refers to Cycladic landscape. The kitchen serves modern Mediterranean tastes, sushi, and oysters. The menu is curated by chef Marios Malekos.
MON-SUN 09.00 - 02.00 (kitchen closes at 23.00)
34 Protaras avenue, Protaras
A special arrival that will attract our attention during our night exits in Protaras. Undoubtedly, the absolute hot spot to be this summer. It is a funky cocktail bar with industrial decoration and a special list of signature cocktails with various sophisticated options that will cool our hot summer nights. MON-SUN 17.00-02.00