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Ataturk Mahallesi, Cengiz Topel Cd No:9, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
+90 232 892 3296
11:00 - 21:00
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46 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views, warm atmosphere, friendly service, great affordable food and honest-to-god the best Turkish coffee you'll ever have - what more can I say? Do yourself a favour and stop by.

Thank Jesse W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We came here given it's high remarks on TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. Three friends and I went here for dinner during our visit to Ephesus and decided to order a variety of dishes, we had a feast of 4 entrees, 2 people shared a lentil soup and an appetizer and only spent 50 TL per person, which was a... More 

Thank SamMac0926
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86 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

All the other places around the corner charge 5 lira for the lentil soup. I didnt see it on the menu and wasn't thinking about it but he recommended it and I agreed happily because I like lentil soup. I ended up sitting for a while and ordering an extra. Finally I got up to pay and he just showed... More 

Thank ssmarrow
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We received a recommendation to come here from the Amazon Petit Palace here we stayed. The food was SO GOOD. I don't even remember what we had, but it was all equally and incredibly delicious. This is a wonderful place to stop for tourists hungry from a day at Ephesus!

Thank Allison C
Exeter, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Received a warm welcome from the owners son, selected our table for the best people watching position and settled in with an enormous! glass of white wine. On his recommendation we both chose the Adana kebab and he was right, quite delicious. The service was fast and friendly on his side, the meal was unhurried and leisurely on ours. Very... More 

Thank Averil N
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Spent the day at Ephesus so was tired and hungry. Spotted this the previous day near the ruined columns where the storms nest. It serves many traditional Turkish dishes and we went for the freshly made less. Tasty to say the least.

Thank Brian A
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We had a great time dining here. The lovely who owns the restaurant was lovely, and all dishes were pretty good.

Thank Junko K
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We found this restaurant to be fantastic, we ate there every night we were in Selcuk because not only was the food great, but the service was great and the staff was really friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank lissie062
Izmir, Turkey
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Enjoyed an evening in September at the restaurant with my wife.. I had Adana Kabab, which was very good. The service was superb and very welcoming.

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Beamsville, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times and I have been impressed with the food and service. They go out of their way to make you feel comfortable and at home. Great Turkish food.

Thank Jasonlikestotravel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ataturk Mahallesi, Cengiz Topel Cd No:9, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Selcuk
  • Phone Number: +90 232 892 3296

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?