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Harmandali Restaurant

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Merkez Uchisar | Nevsehir Merkez, Nevsehir, Turkey
2192364
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Corner Brook, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Turkish night was ok. Touristy Schlick but hey I am a tourist. Not as genuine as some I have seen. good belly dancer. Not enough live music. Unlimited drinks but low quality wine and raki

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Had no real intention to go from the tour program but peer pressure and why not ? Ended up having one of the best nights of the tour. OK it was cheesy, touristy and a bit overlong but all in all a real eye opener of several cultures of the region and the belly dancer had the best facial expressions... More 

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Thank Skeney57
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Great demonstrations of whirling dervishes and other Turkish dancing and music. Fantastic mezes. Let down by a main meal that was stone cold. Rather than pushing different courses, stick with the mezes.

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Thank Redwrex
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

It was a great night, however if this was a meal review it would be terrible! The mezes were lovely and if they had of stopped with a table full of mixed plates of delicious dips and grilled vegetables they would of won a few extra stars.. however they didn't.. cold main meal that was not edible, terrible.. The purpose... More 

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Thank Harms1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

We arrived just before the show started at 8:30. It went on for at least two hours and every act was different- a mix of traditional turkish dancing, belly dancing, drum beating and of course the famous whirling dervishes. We all enjoyed it and they made a real effort to engage with the crowd. The venue is a clever circular... More 

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Thank Vellutorosso
Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

This is one of the best local show venues in Cappadocia, carved into the rocks. Located outside of Uchisar town near Nevsehir city, they organize every night Turkish folk dances and belly dancing shows for mostly tourists. Besides that they also have the whirling dervish show at the beginning of the show, starting around 20:30. Then around 21:00 regular shows... More 

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Thank Burak S
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2014

Brilliant experience of Turkish culture and entertainment! The best belly-dancing yet! The whirling Dervishes are enthralling! The male solo entertainment was brilliant! A night of truly outstanding energy, entertainment and satisfaction! Well worth the $50 fee. This includes table snacks and unlimited hot, cold and alcoholic drinks! WOW!!!

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Thank FazelErnest
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2013

I came to this restaurant not for eating, just to watch what they called Turkish Night. It costs USD 50. But I didn't enjoy the show. I just wanted to see the Sufi dance, and didn't really care about the other dances. During the folk dance and belly dance I was yawning all the time. The traditional dancers tried to... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2013

We went to this restaurant and show as part of our tour group travelling in Turkey. We enjoyed our food and loved the show. The dancers and staff encouraged the audience to participate in the dancing which was great fun. We then sat back and watched the belly dancers, twirling men and other traditional dancing. This was the only cultural... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2013

Just had wine there and saw a great show---local folk music, dancing; whirling dervishes, and Clara Sussekind a great belly dancer. Service was outstanding as well as the performances.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merkez Uchisar | Nevsehir Merkez, Nevsehir, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Nevsehir Province  >  Nevsehir
  • Phone Number: 2192364

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?