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“Expected more”

Anatoli Turkish Restaurant
Ranked #90 of 1,182 Restaurants in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$12 - US$20
Cuisines: Turkish
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Good for: Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Experience the best cuisine that Turkey has to offer at Anatoli. Be greeted warmly by attentive staff and seated in an intriguing Victorian warehouse, built in 1904. Anatoli has been serving the best Turkish food in Cape Town since 1984 and this wealth of experience and success is well reflected in the offerings on the extensive and well-planned menu. Freshly baked flat breads accompany traditional meze, presented in equally traditional oversized trays. The knowledgeable waiters will enthusiastically take diners through all of the meze available. There is something to suit every palate at Anatoli due to the variety that characterises Turkish cuisine. Experience a memorable culinary journey through Turkey care of Anatoli at Green Point.
Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

Food was okay nothing exciting. Main meal was chicken and meat kebabs on bed of rice. Dessert was baklava ..way too sweet.. dissapointed as it had no pistachios. What I can say is that they make the best flat breads.

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Reviewed 6 April 2014

Six of us dined here recently having last been there some 30 years ago. The atmosphere is very Turkish as is the offering of mezze choices, although we would have likes a few more hot options. The bread is excellent and the main dishes tasty. Some of the ladies found the seats to be a bit low but the backrest cushions came in handy. It is amazing that very little seems to have changed over the years and that one can still enjoy an authentic Turkish meal in cape Town.

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1  Thank Terrence S
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Reviewed 4 April 2014

If you are looking for something that makes you feel like you're really in Turkey, look no further. Anatoli is definitely the place for you. The atmosphere and decor is authentic and leave you with a passion to go back to Istanbul and Turkey. The food is excellent and covers a wide range. The service was excellent and our waiter’s timing between the different dishes were extremely professional. So was his explanation of all the choices and options. For me the test of a good restaurant is it’s house wine. Is it something out of a box or is it the real deal? Anatoli pass this test with flying colours! Fantastic food, great atmosphere and professional and superb service ... what more can you ask? I have not even received this type of service in Turkey! Don't miss out on this unique experience and brilliant restaurant!

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1  Thank Rian T
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Reviewed 13 March 2014

We loved the starter selection platter so much that we ate from it again for mains! Had a very interactive 'finger' dinner with friends.

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Reviewed 5 March 2014

Not only one of the best Turkish restaurants I have ever been to, Anatoli is one of my favourite restaurants anywhere. A frequent patron. fabulous atmosphere, splendid meze, superior service, good wine list and main courses that will have you coming back for more, all surrounded by the most authentic and tasteful decor.

Thank IanMclean2014
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