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“If you don't visit this restaurant, you've missed out!”
Review of Swallows

Swallows
Ranked #33 of 172 Restaurants in Oludeniz
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $55
Cuisines: Turkish, International
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

We came to Swallows two years ago when we last came to Olu Deniz, and coming back this year to see Swallows in it's new building was amazing.

Swallows is different from other restaurants - the level of service is fantastic. All the staff have matching shirts and uniforms, and have been trained properly in how to wait a table. They won't bother you with pointless conversation whilst you're trying to enjoy your meal, but are polite and friendly, and very knowledgeable about the food they serve. They are attentive without being annoying, and are happy to bring anything you need.

The venue is fantastic, clean, elegant and stylish, and you can see that it has been well invested in, and is here to stay. The new building truely represents the elegant style and reputation that it deserves.

Now for the food! There is a huge variety of food on offer, from traditional Turkish dishes, to really good English dishes (not cold chicken nuggets and soggy chips!!), pizzas, snacks and lovely desserts. I would recommend the moussaka! Everything is well priced, and probably less expensive than what you would get on the main strip, but far better value. The quality of the food is like nothing else, everything is prepared and cooked freshly, and the owner, Ata, won't serve it unless he is sure it is perfect. Dishes will always arrive steaming hot to your table, and look spectacular.

Most people won't find Swallows by chance, as it's up the hill away from the beach, along the main road where the dolmus run. You can't miss it, as the gorgeous glass and marble building is streets ahead of the design of most other buildings - and stands out for the right reasons.

We first went to Swallows on a recommendation from another family at our hotel, and once we'd been, we would recommend it to everyone else, and wished we'd found it sooner.

You really will miss out if you don't visit Swallows during your holiday!

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1  Thank Jhdonnelly
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Reviewed May 27, 2014

A very big thankyou to Ata &all his hard working staff.we ate in your wonderful newly extended
restaurant 13 nights out of 14.the swallows is the best restaurant in olu deniz we came to your restaurant in may&oct last year and couldn't wait to visit it again.The quality off the food and its presentation is first class.Its a wonderful place to eat and be well looked after.
see you again
christine &dennis from scarborough norh yorkshire.

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4  Thank chrisb1954
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Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed every aspect of our visit to Swallows.
Restaurant is lovely.
Food was absolutely gorgeous and service was 5**
Our waiter was a gentleman called Seyfi, extremely helpful and felt like we had been friends for years.


Highly recommend this restaurant. Looking forward to our next visit.

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Thank AndreaNDavid
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Reviewed May 24, 2014

YOU HAVE TO EAT HERE!!! This restaurant was recommended to us by some people we bumped into, so we tried it and couldn't believe our luck. Very professional service between starters and main course the table was swept with a solid silver dust pan and brush! The food was excellent to. The prices are the same as anyway else just at this restaurant its just there is no screaming at you to try at get you in the door its very clean and tidy and very well ran.
Its a must do!

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5  Thank RedHotSugarMonster
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Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Food was outstanding, table service and staff made us laugh the night away, very charismatic team.

Highly recommend the muscles, steaks and casserole (for 2 to share).

Crisp cold beer on draft and very reasonable prices.

Worth dressing up a bit.

2  Thank Kieran D
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