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Ipek Restaurant

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Muze Cad. No:14, Demre (Kale), Turkey
+90 242 871 5448
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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405 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

We had lunch at the Ipek Restaurant in Demre, sitting at a covered table. The restaurant specialized in kebabs and pide. We sampled both and found them tasty, if a bit underseasoned. Half-feral cats thread through our legs, obviously hoping for a handout. One of them scratched or bit one of our companions, breaking the skin.

Thank Sandy S
Cairo, Egypt
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

We were in Demre visiting St Nichols Church, it was past lunchtime & we needed to eat. On a pedestrianised street was Ipek, lots of locals eating there so we thought we'd give it a whirl. Very basic tables & chairs but the Kofté & salad were amazing. The staff were lovely despite speaking no English & had to go... More 

Thank Carole B
Amherst, Massachusetts
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158 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I ordered the chicken soup and spicy meatball kabob. I was very pleased with the meal. My wife and others got the gyro which was no where as good as mine. There were many locals here also - a good sign.

Thank Robert L
Amherst, Massachusetts
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137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

What didn't our group eat. Everyone loved their dishes. Some had lamb, others spicy meatballs and others the gyro. They gave us delicious tomato salad, great hot bread too. Fast, friendly service. Do look out for the stray cats running around. Don't feed them while you are eating.

Thank Patricia D
newcastle upon tyne
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Not only did we have a good quality meal here, but the staff did their best to make us welcome. When I asked if they had any fish, they rang out and had some specially delivered for me! Simple surroundings but great food and service make this a great place to visit.

1 Thank LCK2
Antalya, Turkey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

I've eaten at the Ipek on several occasions with my groups. But service has usually been slow and the bathrooms are of poor quality. On this recent trip our film crew ate at the nearby Gaziantep Restaurant (not listed in Trip Advisor as a choice) where service and restrooms are much better. In fact, we enjoyed the food (great prices... More 

2 Thank Mark W
Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

A real Turkish restaurant situated in the middle of the city. It was suggested to us by the receptionist in our hotel/ We were not disappointed..really good traditional food...choose your own meet and tell them how you would like it cooked. Great value for money.

Thank Sue S
Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

Fresh, delicious, Turkish food - reasonably priced. Great service from the staff. Made us feel most welcome and went the extra mile to make one of our party's night by giving her a gift on her birthday.

Thank MaisieBrit
Uppermill, United Kingdom
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78 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

We went here for out first non-inclusive night from the Neilson resort down the road. A taxi to/from cost 15TL each way. Location Demre isn't really a tourist town, and there isn't exactly a huge choice of restaurants and the ones that are there all seem to be priced similarly and have a similar menu. Food & Menu The menu... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

nice and friendly - but seems expensive - we spent £70 for 3 average meals... ok it may have been the wine that added to the bill. But local vino is cheap as chips. It was popular with the locals also... so that says something. I doubt they would be charged as much!

2 Thank Tim L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Turkish, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muze Cad. No:14, Demre (Kale), Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Mediterranean Coast  >  Antalya Province  >  Demre (Kale)
  • Phone Number: +90 242 871 5448

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