Restaurants

Top Choice Anatolian in Göreme

Topdeck Cave Restaurant

If it feels as though you're dining in a family home, it's because you are. Talented chef Mustafa (aka Topdeck) and his gracious clan have transformed an atmospheric cave room in their house into a cosy restaurant w…
Modern Turkish in Göreme

Seten Restaurant

Brimming with an artful Anatolian aesthetic, Seten is a feast for the eye as well as for the stomach. Named after the old millstones used to grind bulgur wheat, this restaurant is an education for newcomers to Turki…
Turkish in Göreme

Nazar Börek

Head here for gözleme (savoury pancake) and sosyete böregi (stuffed spiral pastries served with yoghurt and tomato sauce) served by friendly Rafik and his team. Dessert fans should also pull in to taste Turkey's wac…
Anatolian in Göreme

Nostalji Restaurant

Bring your appetite and prepare to feast on the soul food that fuelled Cappadocian farmers for centuries. Nostalji has brought the homespun flavours of village dishes into a fine dining environment. It gets major br…
Anatolian in Göreme

Dibek

Diners sprawl on cushions and feast on traditional dishes at this family restaurant, set inside a 475-year-old building. After dinner make sure to order the homemade sour cherry liqueur for a lush digestif. Owner Me…
Chinese in Göreme

Peking Chinese Restaurant

A few years ago we'd never have thought we'd see wontons on a menu in Göreme. Peking, complete with red Chinese lanterns dangling outside, brings noodles, dumplings, sizzling Sichuan dishes and tofu to town. A good …
Pide in Göreme

Fırın Express

Simply the best pide (Turkish-style pizza) in town is found in this local haunt. The cavernous wood oven fires up meat and vegetarian options and anything doused with egg. For a bargain feed we suggest the patlıcanı…
Anatolian in Göreme

Pumpkin Cafe

With its dinky balcony decorated with whimsically carved-out pumpkins (what else), this cute-as-a-button cafe is one of the cosiest dining picks in Göreme. The daily-changing four-course set menu (with a choice of m…
International in Göreme

Orient Restaurant

Orient's impressively meaty menu romps from traditional Turkish to more continental-style options with ease. Most people are here for a steak fix (₺45) which is the speciality, but we prefer coming here for a long l…
Turkish in Göreme

Keyif Cafe

One of our favourite new places to kick back with a beer (₺10) while grazing on meze at the end of the day. The small menu offers decent salads as well as gözleme (savoury pancake) and Turkish kebap classics, and th…