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All 178 Kalkan Restaurants

Sofra Terrace Restaurant

corner of Suleyman Yilmaz Cad. & 7 Sok., Kalkan, Turkey
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Ranked #32 of 178 Restaurants in Kalkan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Turkish
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We came here for the first time this year, both for mezze at lunch and again for dinner. It was very good on both occasions. The classical guitarist enhanced our dinner experience. It has a cosy ambience, the service is very good indeed and the food is extremely tasty. It has great views, even on the rainy night we came.... More 

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Measham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by friends, we were immediately taken by the surroundings in this beautiful rooftop restaurant. So much to look at, really interesting displays. We were lucky, it was mid October so not height of season, so no need to book. Clearly a family run concern, the staff were all wonderful - attentive but not pushy, and entertained the children :-)... More 

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England
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103 reviews 103 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is a restaurant where pre booking really is advisable - it is popular especially on nights when the classical guitarist provides live entertainment! There is an indoor seating area, but most people want to have a table on the rooftop terrace. Although not one of the closest restaurants to the coast, the location of Sofra means diners can gaze... More 

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gmrcardiff
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Not the best but better than most. Staff friendly. Food good but not exceptional. Views were good. Decor quite dated.

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United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Have been to this restaurant every time we have visited Kalkan and it never fails to impress. The service is always good and the food excellent. The meze starter is one of the best experienced in Kalkan and the Ishkender kebab is to die for. Also great views across Kalkan.

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Worthing
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Another fab meal at Sofra, steaks are fantastic , great service excellent restaurant consistently great

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Kent
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Been to this wonderful rooftop restaurant more often than I can remember. New ones, heralded as the bee's knees, have sprung up and we've visited them too. Sofra tops them all for being consistently better than good on all fronts! If I wanted to splash out a little, I'd book here.

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Warwickshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We have always eaten here for the past 12 years at least once during our stay in Kalkan. Usually when there is guitar music. It is still run by the same family and the parents are now cooking. The sea bass and prawns in blue cheese sauce is always a winner.

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istanbul
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1,394 reviews 1,394 reviews
742 restaurant reviews
3,570 helpful votes 3,570 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

We have found this very good restaurant by chance while walking in and around the small roads through Kalkan.This restaurant has a fantastic view with very good seating facility and offers an English and Turkish menu as the majority of the guests here are from Great Britain.We have tried lamb and some king prawns which were perfectly prepared and served.Liked... More 

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Couldn't fault it. We were warmly welcomed and given a table, when a couple moved from the edge of the balcony (giving you a panoramic view of the bay) the waiter kindly asked if we would like to move there which we did. The food was fabulous, my husband had the Iskender Kebab and I had the Stir Fry Bon... More 

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Address: corner of Suleyman Yilmaz Cad. & 7 Sok., Kalkan, Turkey
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Mediterranean Coast  >  Antalya Province  >  Kalkan
Cuisine: Turkish

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