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Akin Restaurant

Yaliboyu Mah, Mustafa Kocakaya Cad. | No.2., Kalkan 07960, Turkey
+902428443025
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Ranked #57 of 180 restaurants in Kalkan
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
London
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Not that much to say apart from we wouldn't eat again here! Disappointing not great at all. We were so looking forward to our first fish dish, no flavour average! And the starter of Prawn rolls and cheese rolls Stodgy! So many better places to eat in Kalkan, give this one a miss! really!!!!

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akbuk
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Had drinks one afternoon then went the following evening for a very nice meal, the presentation and quality of the food was far greater than I expected considering the prices. The staff were all very attentive and seemed very happy in their work.

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Northern England
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Over sold - under delivered. Staff here are very accommodating and the location is very good but there is much better food to be had elsewhere.

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Kalkan, Turkey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

First resturant we walked past on first day but went to eat there on another evening , food was all superb , we had four different meals including mezes to start plus a couple of desserts . What made this place quite special is the fact the manager made lots of time to talk and gave my wife and daughter... More

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The Akin Restaurant is a small restaurant on the hill overlooking the harbor at Kalkan. I was attracted by its commanding view of the harbor and its outdoor ambiance. The larger restaurants nearer to the harbor have no view and are nice, but feel closed in. I made a reservation for the evening and when we arrived we were greeted... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Our friends had booked this and asked if we wanted to join them for dinner. The manager has always spoken to us on our way back from the beach but has never been pushy or pestered us to come in. The food was superb, from the presentation to the quality and taste. Very good service and very reasonably priced. There... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We love this friendly place.Pizzas are excellent .I have the Spinach Casserole which is very tasty.Also do many other traditional meals.Often dancing and fireworks with the jovial host.

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sunderland , uk
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

We stopped off here just for a drink were entertained with magic tricks by the manager which were great! This made us stay for a couple more and then decided to eat. It was not a disappointment there was a vast selection on the menu to suit everyone's tastes. I would recommend the mezze 12 lira, it was a selection... More

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

After speaking to owner almost every night following meals and drinks elsewhere we decided to give Akin restaurant a go as he really made an effort with us. To our surprise we weren't disappointed, we were brought out a sharing flat bread which was on the house then we followed that with starters of stuffed mushrooms and garlic bread, both... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Loved this restaurant. Gorgeous view over the harbour and sea. Friendly staff who spoke good English. The food was gorgeous, definitely the best we had on our holiday. Definitely recommend

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