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Cafe Safak

Muze Cadessi no 28 | On the way to the Goreme open air museum, Goreme 50180, Turkey
+90 384 271 25 97
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“turkey” (108 reviews)
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Cafe, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Muze Cadessi no 28 | On the way to the Goreme open air museum, Goreme 50180, Turkey
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

The staff at this cafe offer great service. It's a family run business and these people make you feel welcome. They advertise the best coffee in town and they are right. We enjoyed everyday calling in here for a decent coffee. We had light snacks,...More

Thank TraceY_M255068
Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

My reviews are usually glowing but unfortunately today's lunch was underwhelming. Hubby ordered lamb kofta & me meat ball kofta. Portions were good but lamb was not as we know it (minced up something) & both meals were bland. Coffee was better than a lot...More

3  Thank Kiwijustme
Ali_cingitas, Owner at Cafe Safak, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2013

Thank you for your honest review. We are really sorry that you and your husband did not enjoy the lamb, my mother endeavours to make only the best homemade cooking that she can so that tourists get an authentic Turkish taste at a reasonable cost....More

Reviewed June 9, 2013

Great food with reasonable price! Their staff are so friendly and are not calculative. I ordered the turkish coffee, but they gave me a baklava for free. Wow..... How sweet of them! Wifi is provided in restaurant.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed June 5, 2013

The food here is great, and they also have GREAT coffee! Must have on the menu is the Gozleme and the Kofta!! ENJOY!

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed June 4, 2013

Nice place,good prices,good gozleme(potato,peynir etc) ,baklava( 6 TL+ 4TL). And very fresh food. A place for a quick bite.

Thank ashwinbahulkar
Reviewed June 2, 2013

I just had a Gözleme...the best ever. Friendly staff (I think, it was family owned, and family members worked, a real homemade cooking), nice atmopsphere inside and on the small terrace...nothing special, but still great.

Thank spalatino
Reviewed May 30, 2013

The gift and presentation of good food is symbolic of love. The Cafe Safak doesn't just present food and drink, the intention behind Mohammed Aub's (Abbas) food experience is of comfort and love. Abbas creates delightful, affordable good food and drink. Within this rustic environment...More

Thank Shazwellyn S
Reviewed May 26, 2013

stopped at safak while coming back from goreme open air museum.. had read quite good reviews abt it and were not disappointed.. the owner's son was a very friendly person and even spoke some words in our language much to our entertainment.. we ordered spinach...More

Thank himanshu9us
Reviewed May 24, 2013

My husband wanted a real mocha so we went in for dinner. This place is great and bargain prices. He had the beef pancake, he enjoyed it although said it would be better if they added cheddar. I had the Bakalva and ice cream which...More

1  Thank mb02
Reviewed May 20, 2013

The food is fresh and the prices are great! We had a feta cheese and spinach pizza and a pepper and onion pizza. Both were excellent but the pepper and onion was just a little better. Very nice little place to people watch and enjoy...More

1  Thank Harry S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muze Cadessi no 28 | On the way to the Goreme open air museum, Goreme 50180, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Cappadocia  >  Goreme
  • Phone Number: +90 384 271 25 97
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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).
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