Showcase of Turkish Cuisine: Restaurants
Abundant in Turkey, the majority of restaurants offer a wide range of dishes and appeal to a variety of budgets.
Breakfast lounges, cafes, upscale restaurants as well as modest diners offer numerous dishes from traditional and modern Turkish cuisine as well as international cuisines.
Hospitality is the number one rule in Turkey. Waiters will eagerly welcome you and help with the ordering of dishes. The dishes are prepared with great care and plated in unique, traditional style before they are served. Moreover, Turkish coffee or tea served after the meal will give your taste buds a final aromatic touch.
Another specialty of Turkey are the soup salons where you can stop by until late at night. Also, kebab houses are always at hand where mouthwatering barbeque meat is served with a variety of spicy mezes (appetizers). In addition to soup lounges and kebab houses, pastry shops are open too until late in the evening offering a wide range of heavenly Turkish delights.
Whether you are looking for a tasty snack on the road or a candlelight dinner by the sea, Turkey is abundant in a variety of restaurants offering all kinds of traditional and contemporary dishes.