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Cafe Des Cafes

#13 of 2,677 Restaurants in Ankara
Certificate of Excellence
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Çankaya
Cafe, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta
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Tunali Hilmi Cad. 83/A | Kavaklidere/Cankaya, Ankara 06680, Turkey
+90 312 4280176
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Never dissapoints! The atmosphere is nice and fresh flowers on the tables make the place welcoming. Food is delicious and service is somewhat fast. Prices are reasonable ($). They don'r serve alcohol

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Columbus, Ohio
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  • Families with children
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

So I had to visit the in street of Ankara and went for dinner at this cafe. I had high hopes based on previous reviews. Alas, while the location is nice and very central for people gazing on Tunali Street, the food was so-so. I ordered the Kofte platter sticking to Turkish cuisine. The meat was over grounded, almost liquefied... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Stop for a tea, hot chocolate or coffee and enjoy the charm of this café. The atmosphere in the backside garden or inside is very pleasant. A good experience to chill out in a relaxing atmosphere

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Columbus, Ohio
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Never dissapoints! The atmosphere is nice and fresh flowers on the tables make the place welcoming. Food is delicious and service is somewhat fast. Prices are reasonable ($). They don'r serve alcohol

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Ankara, Turkey
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Very nice ambience; nice people; nice food. If you are around Tunalı Hilmi Street you can sit in this Café and have good drink. During the night you can also have hot wine (in the winter time).

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Ankara, Turkey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The atmosphere is quite nice but the cake we had was not fresh and the hot beverages we had were not drinkable. Maybe some another time...

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Beautiful place which is truly an oasis from madness of Tunali hilmi street. Certainly worth a stop for a super frothy cappuccino. Polite and timely staff. Great Ankara establishment from what I hear.

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Really Happy to find this place. Ambiance and decor are its forte. Especially the outdoor patio. Margherita pizza was simple but tasty. Salad w chicken & citrus food wasn't a hit. I would recommend this place!

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Excellent service and variety of local/international choices in this French style small cafe. Prices are very reasonable considering quality of service and food

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Kyrenia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Definitely my favourite place in town. Went there a couple of times with family and friend for drinks and I fell in love with the place. Beautiful atmosphere and amazing people always smiling. I can still smell the freshly cooked biscuits out of the oven! I never had food there since I always went for a coffee but the cakes... More 

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New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

This is a highly rated café located in a very 'happening' neighborhood full of cafes, restaurants, shopping, hotels etc. The place is huge, and appropriately packed. It is a bustling place, with a huge menu that leans more on the Western palate. The veggie burger that came with thick cut fries was quite good, so was the lavash bread topped... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Des Cafes

Address: Tunali Hilmi Cad. 83/A | Kavaklidere/Cankaya, Ankara 06680, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 312 4280176
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Ankara Province  >  Ankara>  > Çankaya
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 12
Cuisine: Cafe, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tunali Hilmi Cad. 83/A | Kavaklidere/Cankaya, Ankara 06680, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Ankara Province  >  Ankara>  > Çankaya
  • Neighborhood: Çankaya
  • Phone Number: +90 312 4280176

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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