Top ChoiceSeafood in Sinop

Okyanus Balık Evi

Above the co-owned family fishmonger, the 'Ocean Fish House' is quite possibly the best fish restaurant on the Black Sea coast (for flavour not for decor). As well as grilled or fried whole fish, a superb option...

Barbecue in Sinop


In a restored (well, rebuilt) traditionally styled house among several older buildings, Çınarbey is a favourite for barbecues and regional foods including Sinop mantısı (local white-sauce ravioli). What really...

Anatolian in Sinop

Sinop Sofrası

This place is hard to beat for really genuine Sinop-style home cooking (manti, dolmas, local breakfasts), though the hushed, whitewashed interior fails to fully capitalise on its fine setting within an arched...

Seafood in Sinop

Saray Restaurant

Saray is widely reckoned the top choice of a trio of fish restaurants that all have seating that stretches onto platforms over the waters of the harbour. Excellent mezes too.

Barbecue in Sinop

Sahil Ocakbaşi

Bring a dictionary and a little courage to squeeze in with the locals around the single barbecue table in this utterly old-school, hole-in-the-wall grill house.

Kebap in Sinop

Antep Sofrası

Genial, English-speaking owner Erol ushers diners into Antep's split-level avocado-green dining rooms for kebaps and pide. It's a reliable, family-friendly option.