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Side Ocakbasi Restaurant

Liman Caddesi, Zambak Sokak No: 46, Side, Manavgat, Turkey
+90 242 753 18 10
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (49 reviews)
“hummus” (48 reviews)
“turkey” (65 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:45All hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Liman Caddesi, Zambak Sokak No: 46, Side, Manavgat, Turkey
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1 - 10 of 831 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I asked a lot local people from side about the best Adresse for the best turkish food with a nice ambiance in Side. I didn't want to go to a typical tourist restaurants. The most local people told me "go to Ocakbasi. There is one...More

Thank Kiyan88
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I came across this resturant through trip advisor and all the reviews were excellent. I most say they were all spot on. Great service and great food. I recommend a visit.

Thank dua h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last here in 1995. It remains an excellent reason to return to Side more than every 22 years. Friendly, excellent food and drink [the two person Ocakbasi Special to die for], friendly staff and proprietor, speaking flawless English in a relaxed off-the-main-drag site. Go there,...More

2  Thank QuintusSertorius56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Great service. Nice peaceful location. Worth a visit or two. Everyone spoke good english.

1  Thank Antsa123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Side! Kind peoples, awesome service!!! Delicious meals! Najlepšia reštaurácia v Side! Milý ľudia a výborná obsluha!!! Fantastické jedlá! ...

Thank silviak725
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of all the restaurants we have visited to dine Ocakbasi was the one we returned to. There is a family atmosphere and the surrounding are a blessing in strong contrast to everything else you will find in Side. The customer service are both polite and...More

Thank Mickeymann48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here tonight. We have a property in the area but hardly ever go to the old town in Side because of the hassle from restaurant owners trying to get you into their restaurants. This place is so different because it's...More

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely top quality experience at this restaurant with great food and wonderful staff, had the 'Special Lamb from the oven' and it was to die for! There was a substantial power cut while we were visiting (but I must add this was not the fault...More

Thank Matty K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here after reading the previous reviews on Trip Advisor. We were surprised to find that we was able to book a table for the same evening, and that the restaurant was not very busy during our meal. I honestly can't figure out the...More

1  Thank Mummy1940
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here after reading the reviews and it certainly didn't disappoint, this place is just perfect. The food was wonderful, the staff are just so friendly and very amusing, would definitely return.. Best restaurant in side town..

Thank clair c
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Questions & Answers
Martina F
1 July 2016|
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Response from Huseyin D | Property representative |
Hello Mrs Martina If you want we can book a nice table for you, or just give us a call day before you want to come we can fix. Wish you a nice holiday and see you soon. Best Regards Huseyin Dertli
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23 February 2016|
Response from TractorBoysSuffolk | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Yea, they usually close over winter - the boss usually spends his winter withy the family and hunting. I am in UK at the moment, so can't confirm date they re-open, but I should think it will be mid March. Cheers
Helena W
16 February 2016|
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Response from Anne marie S | Reviewed this property |
You will need to make a reservation it will be busy even in May
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Liman Caddesi, Zambak Sokak No: 46, Side, Manavgat, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Mediterranean Coast  >  Antalya Province  >  Manavgat  >  Side
  • Phone Number: +90 242 753 18 10
  • E-mail
''The Best Turkish Cuisine in Side''
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