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Address: Karagoz Mah. Hasirci Sok. Sahinbey, Gaziantep, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 342 220 0888
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A modern culinary museum

Gaziantep is a gastronomic city. A culinary museum should be found in there. This small museum was decorated with wax statues and culinary staff. You can find informative boards... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 24, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

Gaziantep is a gastronomic city. A culinary museum should be found in there. This small museum was decorated with wax statues and culinary staff. You can find informative boards along the sections. #KanGurular

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2015

There are way too many museums in Antep and very few of them are good. This one is among the moderately acceptable ones. It's about the traditional culinary culture of the city. It's quite small but informative. Yet, all the information is in Turkish, there are no explanations in English, so it hardly appeals to international tourists. It takes around... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

I was very impressed with this culinary museum in foodies must visit city of Gaziantep. I spent quite a few hours here reading the fantastic info and watching the films they were playing. Highly recommended especially if you are a foodie.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2015

A very well presented display that highlights the wonderful food of the region. A very worthwhile visit.

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Antalya Province, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2015

It is known as first culinary museum. Old stuff and to learn about ancient times and their preserving habits when there is no refrigerator. Old gadgets and ways to survive winter.

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Izmir, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2015

This museum describes you the history of wonderful Gaziantep meals. You will have the opportunity to see traditional equipment for cooking, watch the movie about how to cook several meals, buy spices in here. It's only 1 TL for entrance.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2015

This interesting museum provides both information and inspiration for exploring Gaziantep's terrific eateries. English-language translations are key ingredients in the museum's successful recipe of explaining what dishes to try in local restaurants.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2015

In this unusual museum, you get to know the authenticity and tradition of Gaziantep Cuisine, from kitchen materials to recipes...

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2015

We went along because the idea seemed so unusual and because Gazientep is renowned for its food. Set in a delightful old house, it gives a wonderful introduction to different aspects of Turkish domestic customs. Like the rest of Gaziantep, well worth a visit. There's a kitchen but on this visit nothing being cooked.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2015

A small museum but well laid out, with explanations in Turkish and English. What was a private house, around a small courtyard, with every room now dedicated to a different aspect of local food, from storage to picnics. Good lists of herbs and spices and what they are used for. For anyone interested in food, this is well worth a... More 

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