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Tavaci Recep Usta

Ataturk Cd. No: 364 | Alsancak, Izmir 35220, Turkey
+90 232 463 87 97
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb” (28 reviews)
“salad” (27 reviews)
“turkey” (31 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Turkish, Halal
$$ - $$$
Ataturk Cd. No: 364 | Alsancak, Izmir 35220, Turkey
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

We went for lunch as a recommendation that this would be the best restaurant in Izmir. It was definitely the best out of the 5 restaurants we did try in Izmir. Delicious lamb dishes, good service, good value for money (bit higher than the average...More

Thank C0druta
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Probably not the best place to go for a vegetarian which I am not! Lots of lamb dishes. I enjoyed everything from the salad to dessert. Very good service. I like the ambiance too. It is on the Kordon without being ON the Kordon. It...More

Thank John L
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant offers Kurdish cuisine from Diyarbakir with some Turkish cuisine touches ..... rich menu, excellent taste, lovely staff, amazing internal design and the location is very central in Izmir just on the sea. Prices are above average but it is worth it. Never miss...More

Thank Alshava
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

This spot is a dream come true for full on Turkish service and flavours! We stopped in for a late lunch with a Turkish friend and ate like royalty! From a salad and small local appetizers all the way to dessert - AMAZING! The prices...More

Thank Cassandra C
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Located at the seafront in Izmir ("Kordon"), it is a must-go place if you like meat. Slow-cooked "Tandir" meat is very good. Also the stewed lamb shank if you do not like grilled or fried meat. You can sample different types of kebabs... In good...More

Thank Nurullah I
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

The sac tava is the best! Fast and clean service.. the decoration is full of pictures with celebrities who dined there which i found quite unnecessary... I don't think they need that many pictures to prove that they are good :)... and it is a...More

2  Thank yildiz_koray
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Lamb was good, service is like mcdonald. Available alcoholic drinks only one type of white and ine of red wine and beer. Price is avarage.

Thank vajnap
Reviewed July 6, 2017

They bring a bunch of appetisers to you as part of the experience and we ordered their specialty and also kebap but we just didn't think anything was that delicious. There are much better meat restaurants in Istanbul, skip this one.

Thank turkishmom
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Firstly I have to say that I hate lamb and kebab cause they smell to me horrible. It was the first time that I ate all of the food and I would do it again at this restaurant. It was delicious without that stinky smell/taste....More

Thank Depy P
Reviewed June 21, 2017

The restaurant was recommended to me by a friend. I went and expected a lot more than what I got. Yes, it's on the kordon, but you really have no view of the sea. The breakfast for way overpriced for what we received. The service...More

Thank Elizabeth G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ataturk Cd. No: 364 | Alsancak, Izmir 35220, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Izmir
  • Phone Number: +90 232 463 87 97
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