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Mercan at the Hotel Cennet

Oludeniz Cad. No.5, Ovacik, Turkey
0090 252 616 80 21 616 62 13
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Ranked #8 of 43 restaurants in Ovacik
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $16
Cuisines: Turkish, British
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

Just returned from a fantastic holiday staying in an apartment near the Mercan restaurant. Had met Nihat, the owner before a few years ago and he was always so friendly and welcoming. We booked to stay in our friends apartment this year but as we couldn't move in straight away we booked a few days in the Cennet hotel also... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I had a meal at the Mercan last year and it was the best meal of my holiday. I have often thought about that meal and how much I enjoyed it. So when we booked to stay in Ovacik this year I knew we had to go there. I was worried that it couldn't meet up to my expectations for... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I took the whole family to this restaurant - a 50 year old, a 47 year old, two 26 year olds, a 23 year old, a 6 and a 3 year old. We all loved it. Really friendly staff, lovely location in the garden, great food and excellent presentation.

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Birmingham
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We often use the Mercan when staying in Ovacik. The staff are very friendly and courteous; the food very good and excellent value; the garden area is wonderfully relaxing and tranquil. I would definitely recommend the Mercan if you're staying in the Ovacik area.

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Really nice restaurant, food was gorgeous. Presentation excellent. Definitely worth a couple of visits on your holiday.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Lovely food brilliant customer service and even offered Turkish delight and free coffee afterwards which was lovely went twice their for tea within the week visit due to being so impressed

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We have been to the mercan many times over the last 6 years and have never been disappointed with the food and service. Nehat, his lovely wife and staff are always attentive and really look after you. This year Adam is working at the mercan who is friendly and always has a big smile. Hope to see them next year.

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Cheshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

If you fancy trying a Turkish Pide (pizza), I would recommend going to Mercan! We have sampled a few from here over the years and they never disappoint! This time we had a cheese/tomato/mushroom and a cheese/tomato/onion, absolutely delicious. They were only 11TL each, fantastic value. Friendly staff too.

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My Girlfriend and I have visited the Mercan numerous times during our holidays in Turkey over the last Six years, We have always found the welcome, service and food superb, this year however, what can I say, they have upped the standards yet again! We were welcomed as if we were old friends, the presentation of all the food is... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The food at the Mercan is excellent and the presentation is wow, you don't want to spoil it.Eight of us ate here and all had a different meal and each of them was lovely.We have eaten here every year, and will do again.

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