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All 74 Goreme Restaurants

Evil Eye Restaurant

Adnan Menderes Cad No/11, Goreme, Turkey
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Ranked #34 of 74 Restaurants in Goreme
Price range: $2 - $17
Cuisines: Korean, Turkish
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We sought sanctuary from a thunder storm here - very welcoming host and wood burning stove. Serve superb Turkish pottery kebaps here too whilst my husband enjoyed his korean dish- so we were both happy with our meal.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

After reading the reviews here, I spent the last six months drooling and dreaming of the day we would make it to Cappadocia, just so I could eat Korean food again. We finally visited the restaurant on October 11. We were disappointed to find that their Korean Menu has been reduced to 4 items, the other items were permanently crossed... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This restaurant saved our lives!! This is the best restaurant that I found in Cappadocia, the chef/owner is very nice and helpful. We had 3 meals there. Taste of real Korean food and the price is fair. Highly recommend..

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Antalya, Turkey
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

My wife and I stopped by Evil Eye after reading over the menu outside. We're huge fans of Asian food and haven't found many good places in Turkey. Evil Eye is an exception. The owner spends 6 months out of every year living in South Korea, so he's very familiar with how to prepare the dishes. The tastes were excellent... More

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Napa, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Evil eye was a nice change from Turkish food. It came close to an Asian experience which made it a nice choice. The chef was sweet and very accommodating. I had kimchee cucumbers were very good. The corn salad was a lovely surprise as well as the roasted glazed peanuts. The burgogi was served on a bed of rice was... More

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We were looking for some spicy food in Cappadocia and this restaurant met our needs, Recommended for those looking for more Asian, HOT food. The view from the restaurant is great too, we would eat here again if ever we are visiting these parts again.

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San Francisco
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

After a short time in Goreme, you realize there are few options beside Kebobs, casseroles, lentil soup, clay pot etc., and pizza. Mustafa Yildiz knows this, so he offers the only Korean food in town. He's a smart man! The bibimbap will taste like heaven. The ramen looks pretty spicy. It's not fast service - when I was there, it... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We were traveling Europe for a month and really wanted to have some good Asian food. We were so happy to find this restaurant in Cappadocia, we didn't expect to find any Asian food here! It's a nice cosy place, perhaps the only one open on the 2nd floor in the middle of town. They've both indoor and outdoor sitting.... More

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Tehran, Tehran, Iran
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

the foods all so so amazing and personal working is go perfect i like that resturant and specialy its so clean .....

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

The good Fairly delicious. (Kimchi stew, ramen, stone pot rice with beef) Reasonably priced. Terrace with a great view of Rosé Valley... Go at sunset, around 7 plus. I don't know why people think it's expensive. I've eaten Korean food in cities like Singapore and the prices there are worse. You should not be comparing it with prices in Korea.... More

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Additional Information about Evil Eye Restaurant

Address: Adnan Menderes Cad No/11, Goreme, Turkey
Phone Number: +903842712870
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Cappadocia  >  Goreme
Average Prices: USD 2 - 17
Cuisine: Korean, Turkish

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