When travelling anywhere international, the first thing people want to do is sample the local cuisine and eat anything that they wouldn’t normally find back in their hometown. To help tourists and locals alike, here are our top 5 favorite restaurants and eateries in Alanya.
PARK ORMAN: Nestled in the mountains of Alanya, the trip up to Park Orman is just as beautiful as the food. Park Orman is the top restaurant to visit in the summer if you’re looking to escape the heat as it is literally located in the middle of the forest. The rustic restaurant features turkish delicacies such as kebabs, but the real treat is their Village Breakfast Buffet. Stocked to the brim with organic foods, you’re sure to leave full, satisfied, and wanting to come back again and again.
TAVUK DUNYASI: Chicken, salad, and pasta all on one plate? While it may sound like a strange combination to foreigners, every person who gives it a try will tell you that these three items together make your taste buds sing in harmony at how well they blend together. With fantastic prices, large portions, and a family friendly environment, there’s nothing to dislike about Tavuk Dunyasi.
EV RESTAURANT: Popular among locals and tourists alike, EV Restaurant is not to be missed. The restaurant boasts a stunning variety of foods from turkish delicacies to familiar comfort items like pizza, pasta, and salad. Be sure to leave enough room for dessert and cocktails as people from everywhere rave about the sweets that are served here.
(EV Restaurant does not currently have a website, but a quick search for them on Facebook will direct you to many pictures of their delicacies.)
KEYF-I ALA: If you want a restaurant with a view, Keyf-i Ala is the restaurant for you. Featuring sweeping views of Alanya and the Meditteranean coastline, enjoy turkish and meditterannean delicacies in a space that also hosts weddings! Yes, the food is that good that people choose to get married here. Don’t leave Alanya without coming here for a sunset feast.
(Keyf-i Ala does not currently have a website, but a Google search will showcase it’s beautiful view and mouth watering food.)
BISTRO BAHAMA: There’s a reason why this Turkish and Italian restaurant has 941 5-star reviews on Tripadvisor. Most of the reviews will rave about the steak which is definitely a must-have at least once when you come to visit Bistro Bahama. Come here on a clear afternoon or evening as the majority of the seating is outside on the streets of Alanya, giving you delightful views and scenery as well as a hot, quality meal.
(Bistro Bahama also does not currently have a website, but their Facebook page and Google page features many of the sights and food available.)