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Cafe Safak


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Hi,Here are some outstanding features of our cafe:We have THE BEST espresso coffee in Cappadocia (just look at the reviews). To keep things interesting we provide daily homemade specials made by Fatma Cingitas (local of Goreme). Love our food, you'll LOVE our cooking classes, learn from the best, Fatma Cingitas, in her own cave kitchen. Enquire within the cafe. We also have daily English Newspapers available to buy/read. Free book swaps are available to take (as long as you replace with another).
$3 - $9
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Cafe, Turkish
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews lentil soup turkey crepes turkish coffee sandwich stuffed eggplant baklava kofte potatoes bread great coffee cooking class best coffee in town the owner great cafe during our stay the main street
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Reviewed yesterday

Its a scenic location... the cafe is homely and host very friendly. we ordered Turkish Coffee which was made perfect and served with a enchanting smile by the host

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank sunibasu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice location and the people are really friendly and the prices are reasonable also the place feel really cozy

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Mbattal19
Reviewed 1 week ago

Central location, friendly staff,good food and coffee, tea and freshly squeezed juice. Reasonable prices as well.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank CanadsEsma
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here quite a few times in Göreme. I seen the reviews. I stopped first for a coffee and some baklava. Then I came back another two or three days for their soups and safak salad. And a little sweet. The food is prepared...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Rafiki_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fatima, the woman who runs the restaurant is so kind and welcoming. Her lentil soup is also award winning! Definitely stop by Cafe Safak during your trip to Göreme <3

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Martell F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we come to Goreme, we visit this cafe. It is always a great visit, and the owner is such a kind lady. They have delicious gozleme and a variety of coffees. I recommend a visit!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Christine J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Goreme for three days and had dinner here every night. Food is homemade and the owner Fatima who cooks delicious food is a very nice lady. I recomend this place.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch a couple of times where the owners mothers prepares all the food and offers local cooking lessons! The are lovely dips with tasty bread and local pancakes with various savoury fillings washed down with a nice Turkish tea. In front of the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank KeithH123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing food and nice staff. We recommand the special gözleme which are delicious. The terrasse is cozy.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank CamilleChapuis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little family run place. Great food and coffee! Best Çorba we had in our little journey across Turkey.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ConnieL2025
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November 13, 2019|
Response from Rashmi Verma V |
Safak cafe has the best coffee in Cappadocia and its in the center of the Cappadocia You can sit and relax and enjoy the night time in the cafe... service and owners are very helpful and its really good
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Response from drlinjos | Reviewed this property |
There is a place 50 meters from cafe safak where they do laundry.. it's displayed with neon signs in front of the shop..
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