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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Vanilla was established in 2007 and has since been the centre of fine dining in Antalya. Situated five minutes walking distance from Hadrian's Gate. Vanilla offers modern international cuisine served in a warm and relaxed environment. Executive Chef/Owner Wayne designs his Menus to reflect the seasons, using the finest local produce. Our philosophy is to provide a satisfying dining experience for the full spectrum of tastes using modern, innovative and classic cooking techniques.
US$6 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
French, International
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and service from start to finish - couldn't fault it. The chef is English and the place is hosted by his wife who is a lovely person and very welcoming. xx

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Great food, excellent service. Apparently English chef and Turkish restaurant manageress wife who are the owners. Food to a very high standard. Good quality Turkish wine, which we were a bit sceptical of, was excellent. Can eat outside plenty of dining space, but we prefer...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank X540DXjuliec
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Sent an email into them as we were sightseeing in Antalya and they replied very promptly. We were not impressed with Antalya but we walked past this place earlier in the day and considered this to be a good choice, considering we had viewed this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Dined at this spot tonight without a reservation, no problem even though the looked full, Got the tip on it from a food blogger 👍 well done sir and thank you for your show. Service, ambiance, location, food and beverage , quality , value ,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 5handy
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Early customers so we had good choice of table outside. Good menu with not many options suggesting all the food would be freshly cooked unlike most of the restaurants around the area. Good quick service with unobtrusive waiting. Nice fresh starters with avocado and prawns,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank pat w
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Date: 31st October 2018 - Dinner Customer Service 4/5 Prices 4/5 Decor 4/5 Cleanliness/Hygiene 5/5 Food Taste - 5/5 Value for Money 4/5 This place is rather highly rated on TripAdvisor. After visiting I can see why. Live music - on this occasion a lady...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Asif S
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Fantastic meal in wonderful setting in the heart of old Kaleici. The food was amazing, top quality generous portions and top notch service. Impeccable all round - must visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank SDE370
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely atmosphere combined with fantastic food and wine. Definitely recommend and we certainly coming back!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank igrikas
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

A great find situated in the heart of the old town. We only had lunch because we were staying half board locally, so no need to dine out in the evenings, but on the three lunchtimes we went there the food was great. The menu...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

The staff at Vanilla are top. Very attentive, hospitable and friendly. Most of the dishes are full of flavor and technique. The duck confeit was the standout dish, perfectly balanced in taste and texture. For appetizers, the prawn and avocado was a miss being somewhat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Asif S
6 February 2018|
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Response from nahmed20birmingham | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ash, A steak with a soft drink will set you back about £16 per person. You can get them for £10 per person at other places but for the Ambience of the place it's really worth it.
8 June 2016|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not sure exactly were your hotel is, but the Vanilla Lounge is easily accessible from the main entrance to the old town and you could take a taxi to the main entrance
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