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Muskebi caddesi 191 Yahsi yali/Bodrum, Ortakent 48400, Turkey
+90 532 666 9277
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Cornwall, UK
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You must make a visit to this Restaurant, the food is super, tasty and full of natural flavour - no additives or false flavourings, just good wholesome food.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

First time I visited the place was a few years back. And I had thought what a gem this place is. I visited it a few more times since then...with good memories in general. However, this summer things were different. The level of service for one was way below what it used to be. We had to make the same... More 

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istanbul
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Visited here with my friens, the view overlooking the sea is fantastic. All staff very polite and helpful, serving fresh seafood and mezes

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Thank zeytinbodrum
London
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We have been to Ayana a number of times as we have a flat in Ortakent. We particularly like the awesome breakfast which after 20 years busting Turkey is simply the best. Wonderful ingredients from doughnuts to cream and cheese and hand and olives and cucumber and tomatoes and fabulous soda bed washed down by copious amounts of tea and... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We ate here 2-3 weeks ago and loved it so much that we went back 2 days later. Again we loved everything about it: The view, setting, efficient service, delicious fresh fish. We came back after 2-3 weeks. The head waiter was gone, the sevice was bery inefficient and slow. We kept eating plain bread until our "meze" dishes arrived.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable evening at Ayana, not rushed, very good service. We had 5 meze starters Garlic Prawns, calamari, octopus salad, aubergine yoghurt and tomato and fried cheese rolls. Main was a whole sea bass served with wild rocket and lemon. All fresh on the day.

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Thank Tim B
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Our hotel recommended this place which we would have never known about otherwise. Tables are directly on a little pebble beach right next to the water so you hear gentle waves as you eat. At night, they have some dramatic lighting which was gorgeous. The service was excellent - everyone so helpful and friendly. We don't speak Turkish but that... More 

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Sunningdale, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We eat here on our honeymoon in 2013 when we were staying at the Neilson Resort in Ortakent, so we returned again in 2016. To get here you have to go to the Neilson beach and turn left - it is about 5 to 7 minutes down along the beach front. The restaurant doesn't have menus so you have to... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

you have to taste the menu and live it. The table at the beach. there is no any voice. sea is colered by light. the fish menu has many alternatives. İf you taste there you will come back again.

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London
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Situated on the beach at the end of a small lane, this is an absolute must-go destination. With the waves lapping next to your table, the service makes you feel so at home. Choose your meze and fresh fish inside (they then weigh the fish and tell you how much it will be), choose your wine and go outside and... 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
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Turkish, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muskebi caddesi 191 Yahsi yali/Bodrum, Ortakent 48400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Mugla Province  >  Bodrum  >  Ortakent
  • Phone Number: +90 532 666 9277

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