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Top Choice Mediterranean in Datça


The three-course set menu (₺65) is a gourmet experience at this Turkish-German restaurant, its wraparound bar gazing at Bozburun and Symi. Favourite dishes are zucchini flowers stuffed with fish and prawns and a bon…
Top Choice Cafe in Datça

Café Inn

With its nose poking into the surf from Kumluk Plajı, this breezy and chilled hang-out with beach-house furniture serves a decent cappuccino and dishes from a full range of dolmades (stuffed grape leaves) to börek a…
Bar in Datça

Roll Coffee House

A very welcome addition to Datça's night scene is this misnamed beer house with 90 different types of brew from around the world. Perched in a tiny shop high above the marina, Roll is in the hands of owner Hüseyin, …
Turkish in Datça

Zekeriya Sofrası

The pre-prepared and made-to-order dishes in this bright eatery on the main drag allow a great-value sampling of Turkish home cooking. The steam trays contain all sorts of meat and vegetable creations from as far af…
Seafood in Datça

Küçük Ev

This decades-old and rather stylish harbourside eatery called the 'Little House' serves Mediterranean and seafood dishes including yellowtail or swordfish șiș (skewers) and such exotics as goat (order in advance).
Bar in Datça

Eclipse Music Bar

Offering happy-hour discounts from 3pm to 11pm, Eclipse's outside deck is a great spot for a sunset beer. Inside, beneath exposed beams, pop-art superheroes overlook the dancefloor. Live music on Saturday evening.
Italian in Datça


This welcome Italian eatery on the seafront serves a wide range of pizza, pasta, antipasti and salads. It also offers a good wine selection.
Seafood in Datça

Emek Restaurant

Datça's oldest and most reliable seafood joint on the marina, Emek serves good grilled catches and köfte with views of Symi.
Food & Drinks in Datça

Özlü Datça

Datça's three main products – almonds, honey and olive oil – are sold here in copious quantities.