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Zeytin Cafe & Ev Yemekleri

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Ataturk Blv. No:31 | Imran Mah. Kayseri Cad., Urgup 50400, Turkey
+90 (0)384 341 73 99
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: If you are looking for home-made traditional Anatolian dishes, you are at...
If you are looking for home-made traditional Anatolian dishes, you are at the right address. Located in the centre of Urgup, Cappadocia, Zeytin Cafe ve Ev Yemekleri (Cafe and Homemade food) serves breakfast, lunch and evening meals. Our menu is made up of a small selection of delicious family recipes prepared daily from fresh seasonal produce. The menu changes every day and there is always a vegetarian dish as well as home-made desserts, soups and salads.Try our home-made manti (Turkish ravioli with a yoghurt sauce), our stuffed vine-leaves, the soup of the day or some of the selection of home-baked desserts. You won't be disappointed!
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Good for:
Local cuisine

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food, good service

We had dinner at Zeytin Cafe with a group of friends. We tried a mix of appetizers and entrees and everything was in line with expectations. One of us got the kebap in the pot, and she was the one who broke the pot. Service was good and the waiter had great humor. Recommended!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Chicago, Illinois
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Chicago, Illinois
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104 reviews 104 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

We had dinner at Zeytin Cafe with a group of friends. We tried a mix of appetizers and entrees and everything was in line with expectations. One of us got the kebap in the pot, and she was the one who broke the pot. Service was good and the waiter had great humor. Recommended!

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Urgup, Turkey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Always fresh prepared good local Turkish food, with friendly service. Just a pitty the menu is often the same. Some more variation would be nice.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This was one of the best meals of our 10 day tour of Turkey. The setting is quite plain and homey. We had several mixed plates of the foods the owner had prepared for that day, plus a salad plate and a plate of her delicious tiny meat filled dumplings in a yogurt sauce drizzled with a chili oil. This... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

First.. service was A+, very kind, welcoming and respectful staff. We (gf and I) really appreciate this from the start (hard to find in touristy places around turkey apparently). Second, the food was great, tasty, made right there behind the counter and with a home made taste, local food. Everything was delicious and very well priced, the way it should... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Delicious food, the best we've had in Turkey! A family-run restaurant where the mum home cooks all meals and her family provides the service. All staff were welcoming and accommodating. There is no menu as the dishes change each day which is fantastic. You can get a mixed plate which has a bit of everything - it is a very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

One of the best meals on our 6 week honeymoon through Europe. Like eating in their house, fresh menu daily, close to centre of town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

during our cappadocia holiday (4 days) we really enjoyed to foods.we haved a mix plate ( 6 different foods) and ravioli was exellent. menu changes everyday here.so it was good for us we tryed almost all foods. Emine is owner and chief in there.it s family business.service was exelent like foods. i higly recommend. the kitchen is open so you... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We found the restaurant while looking for local food to eat. We were pleasantly surprised that it was a family owned place and the whole family was there taking care of us. Everything was cooked by the mother who was happy to see we enjoyed her cooking. From the service to the food everything was great. This is must visit... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

feels just like you are eating at your home with mom cooking and her daughter serving and her grand daughter using crayons!!! But it doesn't compromise on the quality of food!! Me and my wife were personally brought here by a local shop owner when we asked him where can we eat good local food !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We just finished our breakfast here. The host was sooooo friendly and nice, she tried her best to introduce different kinds of food to us. The breakfast was very plentiful and made us a wonderful day!!! Thanks for this great restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ataturk Blv. No:31 | Imran Mah. Kayseri Cad., Urgup 50400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Cappadocia  >  Urgup
  • Phone Number: +90 (0)384 341 73 99

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 11
  • Cuisine: Turkish, Vegetarian, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

If you are looking for home-made traditional Anatolian dishes, you are at the right address. Located in the centre of Urgup, Cappadocia, Zeytin Cafe ve Ev Yemekleri (Cafe and Homemade food) serves breakfast, lunch and evening meals. Our menu is made up of a small selection of delicious family recipes prepared daily from fresh seasonal produce. The menu changes every day and there is always a vegetarian dish as well as home-made desserts, soups and salads.Try our home-made manti (Turkish ravioli with a yoghurt sauce), our stuffed vine-leaves, the soup of the day or some of the selection of home-baked desserts. You won't be disappointed!

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