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Avlu

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Cephane Sokak 15, Kusadasi, Turkey
6147995
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The food is absolutely fabulous! You can choose from te menu or take what is behind the glass. Everything I ate was delicious!

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Singapore
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190 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Recommended by fantastic dress shop lady - you see food on display & the handsome young Turk will help explain & take your order. Delicious lamb kebab & Efes pilsner. Great bread & dips! Airconditioned & bright & cool!

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Thank JayTee369
Columbia, South Carolina
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136 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

...and my husband and I were not disappointed! The staff is very nice and helped us select a variety of meze. DELICIOUS! Our tour guide from Ephesus actually walked us over here herself when we were looking for something more local, as we would've never been able to pick out a place ourselves. We ate so much that we skipped... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
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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429 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
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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Thank jeanninelehman
New Britain, Connecticut
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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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Thank Stephen B
Bury
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
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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Thank GilesBury
Gjerdrum Municipality, Norway
2 reviews
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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Thank ABMYEN
Halden, Norway
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188 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
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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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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?