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Recepusta

#6 of 2,258 Restaurants in Izmir
Certificate of Excellence
Turkish
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Ataturk Caddesi 364 | Izmir Kordon, Izmir, Turkey
0232 444 1978
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8:30 am - 10:30 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 83
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Adventure in Turkish Cuisine

Best meal in Izmir: novel starters, spring lamb, frothy ayran! You choose the meat, all the rest comes automatically. Lively clientele, largely Turkish. And a walkable neighborhood.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
Edmund H
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Paphos, Cyprus
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Paphos, Cyprus
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Best meal in Izmir: novel starters, spring lamb, frothy ayran! You choose the meat, all the rest comes automatically. Lively clientele, largely Turkish. And a walkable neighborhood.

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Bucharest, Romania
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87 reviews 87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

The dinner there reminded to me about the flourishing times of the turkish otoman empire! kebaps like nowere else, fantastic entree and on the top ... realy uniq AYRAN I was deligted by the guy who served the MIRA , espresso cofee grandmother and we found iresistible the baclava Amasing !

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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200 reviews 200 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I was taken here by some Turkish friends. The traditional Turkish food was delicious. In like Turkish food at the best of times but this was even better than usual. The vegetables, salads, meat dishes, yoghurt drinks etc were all wonderful. The setting is great too with a lovely atmosphere despite the very heavy rain outside. I thoroughly recommend this... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

u will have a good time,if u prefer..meat and the starters are very good,also average..especially family dinners and friends must prefer..service is good and dont have a parking problem

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Simple and great food, the staff and whole idea/philosophie of the place. The starters are great and the desert 'irmik helvasi'...we need more of these establishments that make you feel so welcome.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

this is one of the best restaurnat for turkish food. i really recommend the restaurant service is amazing and the staff very friendly

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Athens, Greece
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167 reviews 167 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

At the end of Kordonboyu (sea promenade) towards the harbor you will find this meat restaurant, housed in a beautiful old building (Greek house, one of the few that survived the 1922 Catastrophe of Smyrna...) with a lovely garden for outdoor dining! Birds, trees, lots of green and in between roomy tables and comfortable chairs! They are very well organised... More 

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Naupactus, Greece
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Recepusta restaurant is situated at the north side of Izmir's sea front. Ideal for a nice meal or dinner after your ealk along the port. As soon as we sat down, we were served by numerous waiters with starters and salad besides our order. The menu includes delicious dishes, bit with no prices printed in it. Fortunatelly the final bill... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This was definitely the best restaurant I have been the whole year in Izmir. Breakfast had a vast variety of small delicious dishes. The peaceful beautiful morning environment that combines open areas with covered areas touched with many curious decorations. Now dinner, ladies and gentlemen, was another awesome experience. The staff made sure everything was perfect for a special night.... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

A Turkish friend accompanied us in a group of 9 to this lovely restaurant. Being his favourite restaurant he took the honour to order our meal. We didn't know what to expect and were pleasantly surprised. We started with salad, two types and hot nam bread. We had meatballs in lettuce wrap, lamb chops, lamb in rice and a beef... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ataturk Caddesi 364 | Izmir Kordon, Izmir, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Izmir
  • Phone Number: 0232 444 1978

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Turkish
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?