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Yesim Bar & Restaurant

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European, Turkish
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Kargi Koyu, Datca, Turkey
252/712-8399
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
lunch time favourite

on the days we spent at the beach, we had our lunch here. the staff were very helpful and the food very good. Fresh orangejuice and lemonade, very definitely a favourite. Made to feel very welcome

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
EllieJ45
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Hertfordshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Busy local beach bar, nice pide (turkish pizza) lots of different salad lovely home made lemonade with mints. Lovely beach clean sea 🌊

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Hertfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

on the days we spent at the beach, we had our lunch here. the staff were very helpful and the food very good. Fresh orangejuice and lemonade, very definitely a favourite. Made to feel very welcome

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Thank EllieJ45
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

First of all, its location is perfect! And then comes the drinks:) you have to try their 'mojito' at least once! They make it with brown sugar and it tastes delicious. They also have homemade lemonade. They serve it with satsumas. It was the first time I drank it with satsuma and I highly recommend it. Satsuma is used for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

They are located right in the middle of the Kargı beach. They provide free beach seats and umbrellas, and they don't poke you continiously to order in return. You'll notice their lemonade (nearly sugar free and with a special kind of mandarin)and Çökertme (traditional Turkish kebab) as their most preffered servings. Food is overall "good try" and not a high... More 

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Thank hgbay
Dudley, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I was there last week, we had not been there for 3 years and all the staff and owners still recognised us after this time. Great service and the food was really good, especially the home made pizza in the clay oven. It can get crowded at times but that does not seem a problem. The ducks are an added... More 

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Thank Sue W
Basel, Switzerland
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183 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Yesim Restaurant is in Kargı beach which is a 10 min drive from Datca centre. It has a garden with hammocks and a good restaurant. They also serve to the beach. I had a very relaxing and lovely time here. The food is very fresh and well prepared, you should try the meze plates. The house made lemonade is excellent!... More 

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Thank DSS_Willow
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

We have a house in Datca, so we spend a lot of time here. We've tried all the restaurants, and although many are excellent, Yesim is our favorite. The food is consistently excellent. The pide is the best in Dayca, and we often order the Tavuk Shish or levrek, as well. But the Yesim experience goes way beyond the food.... More 

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Thank ddh2
Istanbul, Turkey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

It was very quite when we were there, not too many people. The sea was very cold!! But cristal clear , and refreshing after sunbathing. We loved the breakfast at Yesim Bar , although we had wonderfull breakfast at our hotel , we ordered Yeim Bar's breakfast for lunch. I know , we love breakfast too much , but it... More 

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Thank Kamil T
Ankara, Turkey
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

One of Datca's best beach bar and also a great restaraunt espacially for moon viewing.At day time seaside may get hot but you can always release yoursel to the cold waters of the eagean sea.

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Thank Byazici
Istanbul, Turkey
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

The food is delicious. You should check out the lemonade for sure. The staff is good, however the place is too crowded, the facilities by the seaside could be improved.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kargi Koyu, Datca, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Mugla Province  >  Datca
  • Phone Number: 252/712-8399

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Turkish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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