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St. John Cafe Shop

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Ugur Mumcu Sevgi Yolu No: 4 | Selcuk Ephesus, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
+90 232 892 4005
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Ruti, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Short visit to my relatives and a wonderful time and a relaxing holiday. Great cafe with great relatives :) food good and very nice decorated ice cream worth it Thank you very much

Thank 19cmcw96
Izmir, Turkey
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed July 8, 2016

I was delighted to have a friend take me to St. John Cafe shop. It was an oasis in so many ways. Good healthy food. I particularly recommend the fruit milkshakes, a refreshing drink for hot summer days. Also at the cafe is a selection of unique craft work, books, CDs, and gifts. Recommend visiting after a trip to Ephesus,... More 

2 Thank MAJ_Dave44
Christiansted, Vl, United States
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 6, 2016

This was one of my favorite little stops in town. The people are really nice and what they serve is all well done!

Thank Cherilyn D
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314 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Amazing Cafe in Selcuk,İzmir. We had a fresh tea together with the owner Mihail. Friendly people. They have books,olive oils,sovereigns and organic soaps. Great location. Recommended.

1 Thank adnanmordeniz
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We came here on the way back from visiting Ephesus. The staff are AMAZING and so friendly and welcoming. Nothing is too much trouble and the food is all prepared freshly to order!

Thank Andy R
Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 7, 2016

Being a coffeeholic I'm always in search of a good expresso. This is undoubtably the best place for coffee in Selcuk. The meals are are also specialty and tasty. Enjoy.

Thank Venice C
Camberley, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2015

Had coffee and Kunufe (sweet cheesy waffle) here with friends. Hosts very friendly. Had been here before about 4 years ago and was pleased to see it hadn't changed.

Thank Golden023
Gig Harbor, Washington
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Stumbled upon this cafe after viewing the St. John's Basicllica ruins just up the hill on a very hot day. Originally planned to just get some shade and a cold drink, but the menu looked good so we had an early lunch. Everyone in our party really enjoyed their meals. The chicken salad and Roschti were delicious, and a nice... More 

2 Thank FrauP7121
Englewood, New Jersey
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 2, 2015

We stopped here twice during our stay in Selçuk while touring the area's antique treasures with some visitors from G.Britain. İt is super relaxed, the owner is a very nice person to chat with just about any subject. The best part is the unusual menu items. İn a culture where most everyone plays it safe and offers whatever the merchant... More 

2 Thank theLocavore
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2015

just stop for an ice cream on a hot sunny summer day, the owner was great with a good english, i hope some other time i could order something else. enjoy !!

2 Thank Jeri K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $6
Cafe, European, Turkish
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ugur Mumcu Sevgi Yolu No: 4 | Selcuk Ephesus, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Selcuk
  • Phone Number: +90 232 892 4005
You are invited to St. John's Cafe Shop...To enjoy their famous Kunefe dessert from Antioch, homemade humus or their speciality "St. John's Toast". They serve the best coffee in town! You can chose a made to order Latte Macchaiato, Espresso, Cappucino or keep it cool with an iced coffee or a milkshake.St. John's Cafe has a modern feel, is non-smoking and is an air conditioned facility featuring free wireless internet. It is the perfect place to study, meet with friends, conduct a business meeting or just relax outside enjoying the shaded outdoor environment.EASY TO FIND : 100m. After the Ephesus Museum right beside the pedestrian bridge.

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