Erzurum & Around restaurants

Top Choice Kebap in Erzurum

Emirşeyh Nedim

Erzurum's choice meat-eating experience is a lovely 2-storey building with carved stone pillars and painted recessed ceilings. With very good food and friendly service, it's popular with everyone from families to co…
Cafe in Erzurum


The tantalising display of treats glitters like a jewellery store in this slick pastry shop and ice-cream parlour that also serves up decent lattes and espresso, and tasty lunch options such as gözleme (stuffed flat…
Anatolian in Erzurum

Erzurum Evleri

This cluster of three-centuries-old houses has been restored as an atmospheric restaurant-cafe where you dine amid a warren of rooms and alcoves filled with Ottoman paraphernalia. The tasty fare, centred on local Er…
Turkish in Erzurum

Güzelyurt Restaurant

Erzurum's smartest restaurant, operating since 1928, is quaintly anachronistic, with shrouded windows and bow-tied waiters. It's licensed, and thus popular with Erzurum's rakı-drinking crowd for meze grazing. The ma…
Kebap in Erzurum

Çagin Caǧ Kebap Lokanta

A friendly place with bright, modern decor, specialising in local favourite caǧ kebap (mutton grilled on a horizontal spit). You can either use a fork to eat the wood-fired morsels or follow the lead of the locals a…
Kebap in Erzurum

Gel-Gör Cağ Kebabı

This Erzurum favourite specialises in cağ kebap (mutton grilled on a horizontal spit) served with small plates of salad, yoghurt and spicy relish. Eat the tender meat chunks with a fork, or do as the locals do and c…
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Arzen attracts baklava-holics like bees to a honey pot. The coffee machine pours espresso drinks and the floor-to-ceiling windows on the top floor overlook Yakutiye Medrese. Good ice cream, too.
Kebap in Erzurum

Salon Asya

Asya keeps a clientele ranging from students to police officers happy with Turkish classics in bright surroundings.
Kebap in Erzurum


Brisk and good value, this two-floor main-street eatery doles out filling and well-executed pide (Turkish-style pizza) and satisfying kebaps in polished surrounds, with zinc water jugs and waiters sporting ties and …