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Cephane Sokak 15, Kusadasi, Turkey
6147995
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Excellent food huge pods and very well cooked!!!Low prices and a variety of turkish meze to try!!!!Very nice place and friendly stuff!!!I enjoyed the amazing local cusine and the kebab that much I hope I go again soon!!

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Sligo, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Visited twice the sea bass was beautifully cooked and I had the avlu special a giant mixed grill will Turkish pide. Huge! Wine was lovely too. Highly recommend

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sarasota FL
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414 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Last time I ordered off the menu (pide) and it was excellent. This time I tried some of the traditional foods that were offered in their buffet. All were excellent. This restaurant is one of my favorites in this town. Great service! All the locals come here. That should tell you something...

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New Britain, Connecticut
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I enjoy pide in our local U.S. Turkish restaurants but what I had at Avlu was light and crispy, not so heavy and sharp in taste.

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Bury
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Great place to eat lunch, snacks or dinner. This is the place where locals go to eat. The staff were very attentive and all the food was piping hot.

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Gjerdrum Municipality, Norway
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

The ready made is very good and varied from day to day. It is genuine Tukish cooking. We eat there often when we are in Kusadasi, and have always enjoyed our meal. Sometimes we order from fhe menu, my wifes favourite is Lamb casserole with cheese. I can also recommend it, as I can for everything I have tried. The... More 

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Halden, Norway
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179 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

We had heard about the place, but never visited it before. The food was excellent. We went there with turkish friends and had them pick a whole meal for us. It was plenty of food and it tasted very good. The restaurant was a popular place so people had to wait for seating. After the first visit we would come... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

They have the food all nicely lined up for you to see and you can pick a few items with rice or potatoes and they'll warm it up for you. The taste is really good with a lot of flavour and the price is reasonable. The restaurant is on a bit of a side street but right next to the... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here three times in the week. Each time the food was lovely. We have to Turkey 6 times and this is one of the only place that provides quality authentic Turkish food. Highly recommended x

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

I read about this restaurant and given the great reviews wanted to try it. It is located in the Kusadasi old city market where all the bazaars are. Walking distance from the seaport. It took me a while to find the street but I am glad I persisted. The food was great and very reasonably priced. As a starter we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cephane Sokak 15, Kusadasi, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Aydin Province  >  Kusadasi
  • Phone Number: 6147995

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?