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Haci Arif bey

#11 of 3,015 Restaurants in Ankara
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Guniz Sokak, No:48, Kavaklidere, Ankara, Turkey
+90 312 467 5767
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Today
11:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you want to eat real Turkish Kebap , you must go to Hacı Arif Bey. The sertvice, taste besides the atmosphere is excellent.

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Thank tunc o
Iran
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Friendly place, nice staff. They ask your name and then they will surperize you with your name on a fresh made bread with black seeds called Portulaca (If I am right). Food is tasty and price is good.

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Thank Negar F
Ankara, Turkey
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Haci Arif Bey is an authentic kebap restaurant at a very accesible place in Ankara, near Hilton and Sheraton, with very high quality of local food, kebaps, sweets, pastries.

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Thank Vasif H
Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This used to be one of the best restaurants in Ankara. We went 2 days ago, the place is run down, the service is slow and the quality of food was not good. I had chicken which came over cooked. We asked salad without too much spice, it came with red pepper that we could not eat.

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Thank Aysegul2504
Ankara, Turkey
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

You used to go there especially during Ramadan for dinner. The last time we did was on a special occasion with a large group friends and we were all disappointed. The food is traditional doner kebap. The service is rushed and bad.

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Thank SigmaNomad
Ankara, Turkey
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a traditional Turkish restaurant located within walking distance from the Ankara Hilton. There is a wide selection of Turkish cuisine. The service is very efficient and the food is delicious.

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Thank Scott P
Ankara, Turkey
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

I have been to Haci Arifbey many times, and I have never been the least bit disappointed. It was the last day of my cousin's visit, and we had not had Iskender kebap yet, even though we had been in Bursa. We had Ezo Gelin soup, which is always delicious, followed by a couple appetizers (minced meat covered by (I... More 

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Thank William S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Good selection of starters. Excellent choice of kebabs and friendly welcoming service. Spacious garden/terrace at back.

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Thank sdmmb
Brunssum, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a classic among the locals as well as visitors. It kept its quality for a very very long time. Try anything and you will not be frustrated. The only problem is traffic and parking.take a cab or walk if you can.

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Thank caki76
Greater Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Myself & my husband were staying in Ankara one night & so tried this restaurant. From the outside it looked quite upmarket & we worried we were under-dressed, however on entering we were greeted warmly & shown a table without hesitation. It seemed as though there was a combination of locals & tourists dining that night. The menu was easy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Guniz Sokak, No:48, Kavaklidere, Ankara, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Ankara Province  >  Ankara
  • Phone Number: +90 312 467 5767

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