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Hospital Street 5 | Near the Dalyan River, Dalyan 48840, Turkey
0.252.2844142
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:30 am

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  • 46
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fabulous view and enjoyable food

We ate lunch here on our last day and had a really enjoyable meal. The view of the tombs is one of the best in town and the mezze starter platter was much above the average. We may have been lucky to get a good table during a quiet lunchtime in September but I must say I am amazed how... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 25, 2014
Peter L
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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105 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Fribourg
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We were brought there by the skipper of the small boat we had rented for a day. we wanted a quick meal, I asked for the price beforehand and I was told a very reasonnable one. However, when the meal was finished, they asked for more than the double. when I protested, they told me that the person who had... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

We ate lunch here on our last day and had a really enjoyable meal. The view of the tombs is one of the best in town and the mezze starter platter was much above the average. We may have been lucky to get a good table during a quiet lunchtime in September but I must say I am amazed how... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We went to La Vie on recommendation from our rep, who said the seafood was excellent here. When we arrived, we were put on a bad tabble which was too small and made the walkway too narrow. The service was a little slow at times as well. However, the views of the river/tombs are amazing and the food was absolutely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Towards end of season and so not crowded. Fantastic view of the Lycian tombs from a riverside table made for a special evening. We tried 2 casseroles, one seafood and one chicken. Both excellent as was the waiter's modestly priced red wine recommendation. Aware that the restaurant has received some mixed reviews but on this showing it deserves to be... More 

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Found this great restaurant on our last day what shame beautiful setting right on the river, very good service food excellent fillet steak cooked to perfection. Reasonable price too will be our first visit next year.

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zaandam
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4 reviews 4 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

nice restaurant with most important thing, good food. if you sitting on the right side of the table you can see the Kings Graves. Altough the food is very good, I will recommend to drink your coffee elsewhere. Its just machinecoffee, and that just won't satisfy after your dinner.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We had lunch here today, stumbled across the restaurant by accident, had read no reviews so no idea what to expect. The standard of everything was excellent, lovely plants, trees etc we sat right on the river, great view, extremely taste food, incl cold and hot meze, service good but it wasn't busy, would recommend and would go back.

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Ankara, Turkey
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We have chosen La Vie as it has the perfect view of Lycian Rock Tombs and it offers sea food. It really has the perfect view and the sea food is OK but the salad we ordered seem to have waited for a day. The service was poor. We have waited for at least 20 minutes to order and probably... More 

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Kent UK
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Despite visiting Dalyan twice before, we have missed this restaurant on our other visits, what a shame, it is really excellent. The setting is lovely and the whole restaurant is a cut above many in Dalyan with a lovely raised patio and pots of plants as well as lots of riverside tables, with of course the fab view of the... More 

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United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

One of the best views of the river in my opinion - right at the top of town with a view straight down the river. This is the second time we have eaten here and it was just as good this time as 2 years ago. We were given a seat by the river and sat down to eat just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hospital Street 5 | Near the Dalyan River, Dalyan 48840, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Mugla Province  >  Dalyan
  • Phone Number: 0.252.2844142

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 33
  • Cuisine: International
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:30 am

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