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Merdem Restaurant

Oguzhan St., 5/7, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
+993 12 49-80-02
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (4 reviews)
“dumplings” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Turkish, Halal
££ - £££
Oguzhan St., 5/7, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good experience of local cuisine. The food was very well cooked and presented in a setting that was interesting. Be prepared to sit on the floor.

Thank K L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was one of my very first experience in Ashgabat. I was there with locals and I can say it was so nice. You can order food with an ipad. Portions are huge and the quality is also nice. A must try if you go...More

Thank Tlmo84
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant displays a very local and interesting atmosphere for their visitants, because there is Yurtas ( traditional tent ised by nomads in the desert in Central Asia) where you go in and have your meal. You lay on the ground and enjoy a good...More

Thank Anderson_Cafe
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Not too far from our hotel in Ashgabat was the Merdem Restaurant and we stopped in with friends about two weeks ago for dinner. It’s a cozy place with a great atmosphere and delightful food. Very Turkish style setting and menu but they do have...More

Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The restaurant is located in the center of the city, but is not easy to find. But it serves good quality Turkish food. The level of service is good, very clean. The menu is wide and you can find anything you want including traditional Turkmen...More

Thank M6311FKelenas
Reviewed 19 April 2017

very lovely place at the center of the city. good place for family. halal food. not expensive. i am very pleased with its new chef.

Thank Merdan G
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely, lovely, lovely. It also has a room to play for kids with nurse looking after your babies. The food itself is delicious. The service is at its best! Food comes quickly. The variety of food iz also great. The only wish I have is...More

Thank Lachin K
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It is a nice place. Quite affordable. Not the best but for its price it is quite good. It has small football field and outside benches which are very convenient to seat and enjoy your time in the shadows of trees. It also has a...More

Thank TinLuth
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good restaurant an overview, Summer terrace is available on the roof with kids playground. Attractive prices and testy food ever!

Thank Ekvilibris
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Have nice dining hall and terrace for summer dinners. Menu is ok but taste is avarage, service is better than before.. one of the affirdable alternative among Ashgabat restaurants

Thank Mahmut T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oguzhan St., 5/7, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Turkmenistan  >  Ahal Province  >  Ashgabat
  • Phone Number: +993 12 49-80-02
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