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Mehmet's in the Ruins - CLOSED

By Central Flag Roundabout, Side, Manavgat 07600, Turkey
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
19 Sep 2015
“Now closed”
7 Jun 2014
“sitting in the ruins!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
By Central Flag Roundabout, Side, Manavgat 07600, Turkey
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Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is now closed. We visited in September and were disappointed to find it closed. It used to get a lot of business from the Kervan hotel which is just a few hundred yards away, but since the Kervan is now all inclusive unfortunately...More

Thank di777
Reviewed 7 June 2014

when it says 'in the ruins' you really are sitting in them. beside your table there will be a block that they have just built around. the food great the service is great and would recomend it

Thank vikki09091990
Reviewed 28 November 2013

this is a wonderful restaurant in a beautiful location, built onto the Roman ruins, it's like eating out in a posh garden, there is lots of choice on the menu and every meal I've had here has been fantastic, the staff are great, the place...More

1  Thank Marie S
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Ate twice here in September/October and would recommend. The Pide bread starter is the best in antic side with yogourt with dill and a tomato dip. The calamari with garlic sauce was excellent as were the other dishes our party of five tried. The setting...More

Thank hillsider
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Mehmet's is set on the large roundabout which we had to pass to get into Side. It is set back so it is difficult to see and very few people pass by. First they brought out a huge piece of bread (like a Nan bread...More

Thank Jeanette C
Reviewed 16 September 2013

You'll never experience anything like it!! I'm quite fussy but the food here is fantastic. Don't let the appearance of the restaurant put you off - as they say never judge a book by its cover! The service and quality of home cooked food is...More

Thank chappersk
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Went here after being told it was a nice traditional food, at first site I was a little hesitant as it didn't look that good from the road , we entered with really good host and was greeted with a friendly face ,a plus was...More

Thank johnD1274IO
Reviewed 9 July 2013

we've been going here for years,even when it was really in the ruins on the other side of the road.this year we wandered in and the restaurant was empty.this should have been a warning but hey ho it was always a good meal.the tablecloth was...More

Thank fairsyontour
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Compared to the quality level of restaurants in central Side this place was so refreshing. It is absolutely worth a visit if you're looking for authentic Turkish food. Do yourself a favour and order the Mehmet's special plate and the kebab mix plate (both for...More

Thank Stina T
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We have been to Mehmet's several times over the last few years and have never been disapointed. The staff are always polite and efficient. The food is great and the atmosphere is very relaxing. Price wise it is real value for money especially if you...More

Thank Chris P
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: By Central Flag Roundabout, Side, Manavgat 07600, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Mediterranean Coast  >  Antalya Province  >  Manavgat  >  Side
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