Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in İzmir

Léone

A Parisian-style divertissement in the heart of the city, this stylish cafe on Lozan Meydanı is wildly popular with Alsancak's ladies-who-lunch, who congregate at the tables on the streetside terrace. Coffee is exce…
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…
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 Cafe in Giresun

Bahçe Cafe

Just up an alley off Gazi Caddesi, 'Garden Cafe' gets its name from the walled and flower-strewn courtyard that is its main attraction. With an apricot-washed stone Ottoman house as its centrepiece, it's a delightfu…
Top Choice Cafe in Gökçeada

Mustafanın Kayfesi

Look for the free-standing bell tower of the Ayia Marina church to find this welcoming cafe, which is tucked into the adjacent garden. The village-style breakfast is delicious, and the Turkish coffee is the best on …
Top Choice Cafe in Malatya

Hanzade

A restored 19th-century mansion with an airy, garden-like courtyard and wooden upper gallery, Hanzade is a fine, relaxed spot to pass an hour or two. It serves good cakes, breakfasts and light meals including meneme…
Top Choice Cafe in Diyarbakır

Diyabakır Kahvaltı Evi

Kick off another fascinating Diyabakır day with a leisurely breakfast in the leafy courtyard of this heritage mansion. A posse of cats occasionally mooches in from nearby laneways, and there's live music with jazz, …
Cafe in Dalyan

Dalyan İz

This sweet garden cafe is hugely popular with Dalyan expats due to the ever-changing array of homemade baking and good filter coffee. It's also home to a shop selling interesting hand-painted ceramics and tiles, and…
Burgers in Muğla

Baba Geyikli Pub Bistro

Housed in a the stunningly restored Bıcılar Han caravanserai just west of the landmark clocktower, this mecca for moderns serves hamburgers, kebaps and chicken dishes as well as some of the finest cocktails (from ₺2…
Cafe in Western Districts

Aziz Cafe

Expats eagerly consume the wi-fi, excellent chocolate brownies (₺8) and less impressive coffee (₺7) at this friendly neighbourhood spot, which fills with İstanbullus on sunny weekends. The limited menu includes mant…