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Mehmet and Ali Baba Kebab House

Ataturk Mah. 1047 Sok. No: 4 / A | Near The Ephesus Museum, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
+90 232 892 38 72
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (29 reviews)
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Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Ataturk Mah. 1047 Sok. No: 4 / A | Near The Ephesus Museum, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 June 2013

I had read about Mehmet&Alibaba's restaurant on trip advisor but it was also recommended to me by my guesthouse-- ANZ in Selcuk. Mehmet is a one stop shop on advise on Selcuk and its surroundings. The whole family runs the restaurant and food when eaten,...More

5  Thank aryan_army
Reviewed 1 June 2013 via mobile

With heavy backpack we bump into the closed museum and sat aside for rest. There we met the friendly Mehmet who offer rest and good travel advice. Later we had dinner there. The gozleme with spinach and cheese is so good. The tea is offered...More

7  Thank Dragon C
Reviewed 31 May 2013

I left this restaurant wishing it was more. With such stellar reviews on TripAdvisor I was left wondering why the food was so average. It was not bad....but it certainly was not close to being the being the best in town.....esp not an over whelming...More

3  Thank leber12
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Why is this the number 1 rated restaurant in Selcuk? The food was very average. We should have known - after all, it is a Kebab house and what more can you do with kebabs? So that's what we ordered and they came with french...More

2  Thank Claremont77
Reviewed 31 May 2013

The turkish pancake tasted so good, I also had home-made kebab doner, the traditional salty yogurt drink Ayran and lot of Cay. Cay is as good as Chinese tea and I felt in love with it since then. The meals were quite big and at...More

6  Thank Renee X
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Mehmet and Alibaba's place is a wee haven, a great place to stop for a cup of tea, chat, and delicious food. They are both so friendly and helpful and go out of their way to give you advice and help with your travels. The...More

4  Thank Jane E
Reviewed 31 May 2013

with the recommendation from our hotel, we went to this restaurant. It was just possibly the worst meal we had in Turkey --- greasy and lacking in flavor. I heard (yes, this is just a rumor) that the owner got friends to write up reviews...More

2  Thank sewkap
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Ate there twice. Certainly "good" food but not fantastic as some claim. Had better food in Selcuk as well as in other cities during our month in Turkey. Friendly staff but, as we have found throughout Turkey, the people can be extremely friendly when they...More

1  Thank maxtraveler2
colaturka, Owner at Mehmet and Ali Baba Kebab House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2013

Dear guest i now who you are. you have Tai wife and you are from Usa had 2 time meal here you must like first meal thats way you had secound meal here .. But you give us low rate. Way? We didint try to...More

Reviewed 27 May 2013

The best meatballs and grilled fish in town! So delicious, in fact, my wife and I ate dinner there twice in a span of 4 days. Mehmet and Alibaba are friendly and gracious hosts. They took time to give us some tips about traveling in...More

5  Thank Timislanda
colaturka, Owner at Mehmet and Ali Baba Kebab House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2013

Thank you so much for honest reviews, we are happy for you like our meal, also we are always happy to see you at our restaurant , welcome back any time . Thank you so much Mehmet

Reviewed 27 May 2013

OK - so to be clear - I am a very persnickety American with the palate of a 5-year old. Despite that, I tried several things on the menu and they were all delicious. Mehmet anticipated my concerns and worked with me upfront on making...More

4  Thank Janet R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ataturk Mah. 1047 Sok. No: 4 / A | Near The Ephesus Museum, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Selcuk
  • Phone Number: +90 232 892 38 72
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We are Turkish family run this restaurant, 2 brothers own this place and we always try to make best Turkish food for our guest, welcome all.We have free WIFI Wireless at restaurant ( internet connection ). we have a so many vegetarian options too.We have also face page you can check Mehmet and Ali Baba kebab house
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