Restaurants

Top Choice Turkish in Antalya

Can Can Pide ve Kebap Salonu

Can Can (jan jan) certainly has lots of can (soul), and is worth the walk for a neighbourhood experience, with street tables and locals buying güveç (stews) from its bains-marie well into the evening. Choose between…
Top Choice Cafe in Antalya

ÇaY-Tea's

Çay comes with lemons, fake flower garnish and a biscuit in a heart-shaped dish at this eclectic Dutch-Turkish cafe, where vintage furniture spills into the street and a wine cellar houses an inviting country-kitche…
Top Choice International in Antalya

Vanilla

This outstanding, ultramodern restaurant, led by British chef Wayne, has a streamlined and unfussy atmosphere with its banquettes, glass surfaces and pleasant outside area dotted with cane-backed chairs. On the menu…
Kebap in Antalya

Dönerciler Çarşısı

Its street sign says 'Inönü Caddesi' and the mayor of Antalya, clearly a Mary Poppins fan, has hung a canopy of umbrellas and nicknamed it 'Şemsiye Sokak' (Umbrella St). Locals, however, refer to this pedestrianised…
Mediterranean in Antalya

Seraser

Tuvana Hotel's signature restaurant offers international dishes with an emphasis on Italian in especially fine Ottoman surrounds, featuring pasha-style chairs, a glass-bead chandelier and lovely outdoor seating. The…
Seafood in Antalya

Arma Restaurant

Housed in a former oil depot on the rocks overlooking the harbour, this upmarket balık evi (fish restaurant) specialises in mezes and seafood from sea bass to shrimp. On a balmy evening, the fabulous terrace with it…
Bakery in Antalya

Tarıhı Balık Pazarı Unlu Mamülleri

This excellent little bakery churns out a mind-boggling array of sweet and savoury baked goods. We're partial to the kiymalı (meat) and sosis (sausage) börek pastry cigars, the spinach gözleme (stuffed savoury crepe…
Turkish in Antalya

Cunda Meze

True to its namesake (the Greek-influenced Aegean island off Ayvalık), the first thing you see in the Castle Boutique Hotel's courtyard is a fridge loaded with olive-oil-soaked mezes. Begin a Kaleiçi evening here, b…
Turkish in Antalya

Hasanağa Restaurant

Expect to find the garden at this restaurant and şarap odası (wine room) chock-a-block on the nights when traditional Turkish musicians and folk dancers entertain from 8pm onwards. Dishes are predictable Turkish far…
Turkish in Antalya

7 Mehmet Restaurant

Antalya's most famous eatery is a couple of kilometres west of the centre, with its spacious indoor and outdoor dining areas occupying a hill overlooking Konyaaltı Beach and the city. Yedi Mehmet's menu of grilled m…