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| Tokoglu Mah., 1005 Sk. No. 50, Alacati, Cesme, Turkey
+90(0)232 7160178
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Plain, wholesome and traditional

You get the whole package - you enter through the kitchen where you make your choice between the displayed mezzes and main courses, then go up the stairs to the dining room with a handful of tables. On the day we went the service was fast and unobtrusive. The food was really good too - the mezzes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 4, 2014
GillesG82
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Nivelles, Belgium
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English first
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had a blast eating here. The decor is amazing, we sat in the courtyard under the trees and a heating lamp. You go into the kitchen to see what the chefs cooked up that day and choose your meal. Since we heard the mezzes >> mains, we shared the slow-cooked lamb and ordered 5 mezzes. The lightly fried stuffed... More 

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Place is very relax. Very popular. In the area. Best food i hsve tasted in the area of Alacati. Very friendly staff, helpful and welcoming. They welcome u into their kitchen where you get to see the daily menu right there. You pick whatever you want and they serve it in minutes. Top quality food and very good service

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Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel concierge and it didn't let us down. It is traditional Turkish home cooking where you go into the kitchen to select your meals. The setting is what I would call a Mediterranean-styled garden which was homely and relaxing, but the restaurant is not that easy to find. The food was fantastic, all... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The restaurant is in the backgarden of a house, tucked away at the end of a passage way. The garden is walled and is so cute with its rustic decor. This place is unique: we were given a wine list after being sat down but no menu. While we soaked up the atmosphere the waiter re-appeared and took our wine... More 

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Malatya, Turkey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I loved this little restaurant everything about it is wonderful. The food, the people, the atmosphere is all perfect. I found it by accident roaming the streets of alacati and was delighted by my experience. I highly recommend this restaurant to anyone traveling to alacati. Its not on the main road and a little tricky to find but completely worth... More 

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

After being unable to make reservations at this restaurant in 2013, I called ahead from the US a month in advance to make reservations for August 2014. My reservation was for 8:30. Mistake! My husband and I were the first ones there, and had the worst table at the restaurant. It was right next to the maitre d' station and... More 

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Nivelles, Belgium
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14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

You get the whole package - you enter through the kitchen where you make your choice between the displayed mezzes and main courses, then go up the stairs to the dining room with a handful of tables. On the day we went the service was fast and unobtrusive. The food was really good too - the mezzes particularly. Main dishes... More 

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Istanbul
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Small family operated Restaurant with different family owned recipes. The food which is prepared beforehand is displayed and the customers choose. There are lots of dishes made by using various vegetables and herbs One must try sauteed pumpkin. If one wants nontraditional way of cooking this is the place

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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Great traditional set up, where you visit the kitchen and choose your mezes (very large range) and main courses (smaller range). What was not so great was that there were no prices obviously displayed anywhere, so it was quite expensive, but it was of exceptional quality. Stuffed courgette flowers, baked courgette and the slow roasted lamb with garlic and rosemary... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Lovely food. Inventive and yet very traditional cuisine including some foraging. Hugely authentic and attractive setting. But the service. It starts as polite and friendly. And the staff do their job when you see them. BUT they just leave you alone. With only two parties, a total of six diners, we were left for ages between courses to the point... More 

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  • Address: | Tokoglu Mah., 1005 Sk. No. 50, Alacati, Cesme, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Cesme  >  Alacati
  • Phone Number: +90(0)232 7160178

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