Tucked away in an old house on a street filled with bars, this new museum has an interesting collection of ceremonial and decorative...
During İzmir's 19th-century heyday the kordon was lined with stately offices and fine houses. Built by a carpet merchant, this is...
In a typical İzmir mansion with high ceilings, balconies and a courtyard garden, Aksak attracts a cultured crowd to its jazz nights on...
Tuğba – Alsancak Branch
Lonely Planet review
İzmir's poshest soup kitchen also serves great pide (TL8) – including ıspanaklı peynirli (cheese and spinach) and kuşbaşılı kaşarlı (bird's heads; the bits of meat supposedly resembles them) – and kebaps. The ayran (yoghurt drink) brand, Eker, from Bursa, is not widely available elsewhere.