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Tavaci Recep Usta

) #3 of 2,470 Restaurants in Izmir ££ - £££ Turkish, Halal
Ulus Mahallesi, Ataturk Cd. No: 364 | Alsancak, Izmir 35220, Turkey
+90 232 463 8797
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb meat” (8 reviews)
“turkey” (31 reviews)
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Turkish, Halal
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Ulus Mahallesi, Ataturk Cd. No: 364 | Alsancak, Izmir 35220, Turkey
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Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

The most wonder food i have ever had, the signature dish is all that you want. Trust me. The service was perfect. We went there 3 times in 4 days. Lunch and dinner. You will too if you try it once

Thank Ardeshir B
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I really lucked out walking into this restaurant on a Sunday afternoon in Izmir! While the entrance is on the waterfront, the actual restaurant is not on the waterfront, but in an interior space, featuring several rooms surrounding two huge bird cages. The menu contained...More

Thank sunsetsbythesea
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

I went to Recepusta by recommendation of turkish friend. The service is swift, food is great and the ambiance as well. I will sure go back to this fantastic restuarant if I go back to Izmir.

Thank FlyKid
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

I read the 2013 NYT article on Izmir that featured the restaurant. The ambiance is wonderful---breeze, hanging lights, trees, bird houses. We ordered 3 mains for 4 people and had leftovers. The mezes were amazing and halva and baklava for dessert also very nice. Our...More

Thank Alexa Z
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Anything but lamb. Most delicious lamb meat in Izmir, girlfriend had two main course, the hot plate of lamb and bread and lamb sticks. I had nothing to eat but some complimentary veggies and liquid yoghurt , vegetarian. But it's delightful to watch such rich...More

Thank Lin C
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Located at kordon area.. It is a $$$ place.. Many signature dishes different from similar restaurants... Nice garden for summer dinners.

Thank Hakan K
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Certainly one of the best traditional meat dishes restaurant in Smyrni. The appetizers come by themselves and they are a pleasant surprise. The lamb is magnificent. The Ariani desert is the original.

Thank Kostas11111
Reviewed 10 September 2015

the atmosphere was cosy and good. Plants and animals were loud . Air temperature was high and dificult to eat something

Thank yavuz e
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

It's one of the best restaurants in Kordon. For me the best one. I definitely recommend it for its nice environment, delicious meat dishes, kebabs, mezes and friendly staff. If you go there and order something they don't ask you for you choices of mezes....More

Thank Ates K
Reviewed 3 September 2015

For me, this restaurant was the highlight of my brief visit to Izmir. The location is just fabulous - right on the waterfront - and the lobby area is in a lovely old building. The food was great too...!

Thank Chris2421356707655
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 10:30
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulus Mahallesi, Ataturk Cd. No: 364 | Alsancak, Izmir 35220, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Izmir
  • Phone Number: +90 232 463 8797
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