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Tarihi Kalkanoglu Pilavi

Pazarkapi Mah. Tophane Hamam Sok. No:2 | Carsi, Trabzon Merkez, Trabzon, Turkey
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Ranked #1 of 298 restaurants in Trabzon
Cuisines: Turkish
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27 reviews from our community

88% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Ok let me make this clear!! I'm a traveler from saudi arabia, a place where we make this type of food perfect (rice and meat that's the only thing they have, they don't even have a menu) and i can say that this place makes by far the best food i ever tried in my life!! If you're in trabzon... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Yes,it is true.you will not understand how you will eat at least 0,5 kg rice or more :) historical taste from Trabzon.special rice with special meat and try traditional style bean with them.and you can add yoghurt or handmade fruit juice in your menu !!! Delicious!!! Enjoy your meal :)

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Having read the reviews we found the restaurant at about 6.00 p.m. We had been travelling all day and were hungry. The restaurant had already closed for the night. It might be wonderful in the daytime; we don't know!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This is the best rice meal I have ever had. Try with drybean and meat. Also the good thing about the restaurant is they dont serve coke or other drinks. Only ayran and special composte. By the way, have pickle.

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Istanbul, Turkey
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Despite of the fact that rice is not one of my fav meal, I had been to this restaurant as a guest of our Trabzon office. I was thinking that our colleagues in Trabzon should have best known where to eat, nevertheless I was a little bit of frustrated of eating rice. What came next was fantastic. Delicious plate of... More

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Giresun, Turkey
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

It's the right place to eat Turkish pilaf (pilav) and dry bean (kurufasülye). And you should also try ayran. The place itself has a nice interior with an vintage look.

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