L’Artisan Patisserie & Chocolatier in Girne

L’Artisan Patisserie & Chocolatier in Girne opened its doors in September 2013. Cem Altinsoy, who is the owner and pastry chef, makes all the products herself. The cafe has a very nice, bright and fresh interior with an antique touch.

Hours are 9am-9pm daily except Sundays when it is closed. The prices are reasonable a cappuccino with croissant costs less than 15 TL. The clientele is mixed European, along with locals.

L’Artisan produces handmade Belgian chocolates in the form of pralines and a variety of cakes and pastries. Nothing here is factory made, everything is hand made from scratch. Soon, even light meals will be served, such as cheeseboards with homemade breads, as well as wine and beer. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available.

24 Kurtulus Caddesi Girne

Tel: 0392 815 0467

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Has worked as a photographer since 1997. After his apprenticeship he commenced employment at the Metro newspaper in Prague as picture editor and photographer. Since 1998, he has worked freelance mainly for newspapers, weeklies and magazines in Sweden, but also assignments in advertising, weddings and Hus photography. Since March 2014 Petter has been living in Northern Cyprus. His approach is characterized by photojournalism and Petter has a penchant for storytelling with imagery.