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Nazmi Usta Girit Dondurmalari

Ismet Pasa Mah. Reha Midilli Cad. No:82 | Foca Merkez, Foca, Foca, Turkey
+90 544 580 05 80
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (23 reviews)
“long queue” (6 reviews)
“mastic” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Turkish, Halal
$$ - $$$
Ismet Pasa Mah. Reha Midilli Cad. No:82 | Foca Merkez, Foca, Foca, Turkey
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Although, you can find the ice-cream with gum mastic in almost everywhere in Izmir as a favourite dessert, the small shop in Eski/Old Foca offers varieties of ice-cream including with the gum mastic. Since the shop is very small and many people like to buy...More

Thank Ebru A
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Nazmi Usta has been in Foca for ever (well since the 1950s) and the quality of his ice cream is evidenced by the queues outside his shop. Prices are fine and I am sure he uses natural products. Best ice cream on the Aegean Coast...More

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

What a joke this place is, the ice cream is like something prepared by the drunk that is serving it. People just love to stand in lines in Turkey I guess. We were there when there was no line. We later found a very nice...More

1  Thank Boxer12
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

During the sunny days, worse in the hot weather, you see a queue forming in front of a window on the wall!!by the see front in Foca. You then realise that it is a queue for ice-cream. It is nice ice-cream made with mastic from...More

Thank FundaSapolyo
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Visited here in November so there was no que at all! The gentleman serving does seem to take a very long time to put the icecream in the cone, so I can imagine the que in summer. Why on earth don't they employ more staff...More

Thank buzzy7
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

If you want to taste ice cream but are worried about the sugar, this place is the right one for you. Some might think the ice cream here has a light taste but that's just normal if no sugar is added. I had yoghurt and...More

Thank Mer v
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The line is the part of the show. You may waste more than an hour of your time in the line. I had much better ones in Turkey, funny thing is, if you make a taste/line ratio you would have to wait on the line...More

1  Thank AliIstanbul34
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Don't wait for that queue. Ate there twice trying to sort out what is so special, really nothing is. The guys serves 1 icecream every 5 minutes. That queue is just about marketing I guess, not the ice cream.

Thank Ongun
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I found this ice cream really tasty. This queue is a bit problem cause we waited for such a long time (around 30 minutes) and kids got bored. Staff are a bit sullen too i must add.

Thank berdemli
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Sakızlı dondurması bir harika:)süper sempatik ustası şahane. The master is fantastic as his home made ice cream. Very nice place.

Thank eliferturkan
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ismet Pasa Mah. Reha Midilli Cad. No:82 | Foca Merkez, Foca, Foca, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Foca
  • Phone Number: +90 544 580 05 80
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