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Topdeck Cave Restaurant

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Hafiz Abdullah Efendi Sokak 15, Goreme 50180, Turkey
+90 384 271 2474
18:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Lapta, Cyprus
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We spent 6 nights in Goreme and ate out every evening. This restaurant was definitely the best in every aspect. It is a short climb from the town centre but well sign posted and the immediate impression is one of cave cosiness and good taste. There are conventional tables and chairs and also cushions and low tables. The menu is... More 

1 Thank Diana B
Fethiye, Turkey
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Visited twice during our Goreme stay. Bit hard to find but well worth it. Food and wine very reasonably priced and far outshone any other restaurant we visited.

Thank KaptainKrunchie
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner enjoyed our food plate on the floor! The big mezze plate was rich and perfectly prepaired! What a nice place to spend for dinner! Thanks for the nice dinner in such a nice atmosphere!

Thank gobi100
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Food and service were great. It was an authentic place with fireplace. We ate lamb dish and borek. They were delicious. We drank wine kapadokya peribacalari. It was really good. Finally as a desert we had aside a kind of helva. I highly recommend. The waiter and cook sere also nice guys.the price is fare well. Try whenyou are in... More 

Thank Mahmut K
Frankfurt, Germany
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This was recommended by some fellow travelers so I went there - a short less than 5 minute walk from the center and my hotel. I was pleasantly surprised to find a small restaurant set in a cave with both seating styles - on the floor with ample cushions and comfortable seating for people who want to relax and do... More 

1 Thank travel_n_adventures
Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Food was great. We ate beef dish which has rice in the middle. It was very delicious. But the Goreme traditional desert (Aside) was much more georgeus. I strongly recommend here for people who want to experience a tasteful dinner!

1 Thank gaiaay
Sligo, Ireland
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Ate here night one. Waiter so helpful, advised us to share, good job so much food! Locals eating meze only as such a plateful. Wine was lovely, took remainder back to hotel to finish on our terrace. Wonderful evening.

1 Thank 0rthopaedics
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing food, lots of options, staff so friendly and welcoming and can answering any food related questions. Not too pricy either. Samir was so good to us tonight 👍🏽

1 Thank Kathryn B
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104 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The menu was quite small but offers delicious options, even for vegetarians. The prices were okay and the location looks very authentic. The staff was overly friendly and offered a perfect Service as usual in Turkey. The food was delicious. I had the chicken and it was surely one of the most tender ones I have tasted. I can only... More 

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Londrina, PR
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109 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I read the reviews on trip, and went to the restaurant. The waiter was very nice and polite, the place is cute, and the food is ok. Nothing special that makes it the third restaurant in Goreme. The prices are higher than the rest o the city, another inconvenient. A dinner for 4 was 200 liras (70 dollars), and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 20
Turkish, Middle Eastern
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafiz Abdullah Efendi Sokak 15, Goreme 50180, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Cappadocia  >  Goreme
  • Phone Number: +90 384 271 2474
Topdeck Cave is a family-run restaurant, situated in the family house on the ground floor in a cave which used to be a stable. The owner Mustafa prepares and serves the food himself, making you feel as part of his family. Simple menu changes daily, offering a wide variety of local appetizers (meze), a choice of one/two soups and four main courses. All ingredients are fresh, coming from local farmers. The open kitchen offers an opportunity to watch how food is being prepared.Open daily Monday to Saturday from 6 to 11 PM. Please note : Sundays Closed !

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