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Gluten free

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Gluten free

Hi if just told I,m ceoliac, I,m wondering if anybody on here is wheat intolerant and how they cope when in Turkey

Thanks in advance

Midlothian, United...
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1. Re: Gluten free

I've seen people asking about gluten-free food on various Icmeler groups before, and the best advice was that you can get a card from the Coeliac Society - which is available in various languages, including Turkish - and it explains the condition so you can show it to staff in restaurants to outline what you can and can't eat. Most places are usually happy to cater for particular dietary requirements if they can - a lot of places do offer you free bread and mezes with meals though, so obviously you'd have to watch out for that, and also be aware that the rice they often serve with dishes sometimes contains what looks like brown rice mixed in with the white, but is actually a type of pasta, so again, a no-no if you can't eat anything with gluten in it.

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2. Re: Gluten free

Thank you fir that I,Ll get that card sirted

Solihull, West...
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3. Re: Gluten free

Hopefully somebody can explain this better but as you approach dolohins/square from old village turn left onto main road.

Not sure what the restaurant is called but think next to a bank by the road you can cut through to cash machines.

They were offering a Gluten Free Menu hope someone understands my description and can possibly name the restaurant for you.

Midlothian, United...
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4. Re: Gluten free

I have no idea which restaurant you mean from that description, I'm afraid - can you remember anywhere which was near it at all?

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5. Re: Gluten free

Just found a post from someone whose son was coeliac and they said they found Hanedan very helpful, suggesting suitable dishes and even making gluten-free bread specially for him.

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6. Re: Gluten free

I will ask my friend and hopefully she will remember the name. It was next to either a bank or office complex.

As you might be aware by now terrible with names and directions lol.

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