Best restaurants in Bodrum
When it comes to wining and dining, you will get thoroughly satisfied in Bodrum. There are plenty of really good restaurants with national and international cuisine. We have tried to list 10 of them here. However, considering that there are hundreds more, we suggest that you just give some of them a try when you stroll through the city.
1- Restaurant Nobu in Yalikavak Marina- See and be seen
The Japanese premium restaurant owned by the famous Hollywood star Robert De Niro is located within the exclusive marina Palmarina in Yalikavak on the northern part of the Bodrum peninsula. The Japanese chef Nobu Matsuhisa is the namesake and co-owner of the restaurant. If you like exquisite Far East Cuisine, you will love this restaurant.
Address: Palmarina Bodrum, Cokertme Cad. Yalikavak, Bodrum 48990 Bodrum, Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 385 3862
2- Restaurant- Bar Marina Yacht Club in Bodrum center- Wine & Dine in a fantastic location
This restaurant and bar is located in the very heart of Bodrum, right in the marina at the city center. It is likely to encounter Turkish and international celebs here. Almost every evening guests can enjoy live music. Food and service is pretty good but making a reservation is definitely recommended.
Address: Bodrum Marina, Bodrum, Turkey
Tel .: +90 252 316 1228
3- Restaurant El Vino in Bodrum center- Great view, great food
This award winning restaurant offers a magnificent view over Bodrum, delicious food from the Mediterranean cuisine and excellent service. Enjoy homemade wines, delicious appetizers and tasty meat and fish dishes with a view over the rooftops of Bodrum, the medieval castle and the sea.
Address: Omurca Mahallesi, Pamili Sokak, Bodrum - Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 313 8770 pbx
4- Arka Restaurant & Pizzeria in Bodrum center - Tasty Italian food
This small but cozy restaurant is hidden in a side street in the center of Bodrum. With an eye for the detail mainly Italian but also Mediterranean and European cuisine is served. Food, service and atmosphere are well above average, prices are relatively low. Recommended!
Address: Carsi Mahallesi, Dr Ekrem Sokak Uslu Cikmazi Bodrum - Turkey
Tel: +90 (252) 316 2857
5- Malades Restaurant in Bodrum center- attention to detail
If you are looking for a central but quiet, small and cozy restaurant with good service, offering seafood, Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine, then you are right with Malades. Fresh ingredients, good service and attention to detail characterize the restaurant.
Address: Neyzen Tevfik Caddesi Danaci Sokak No: 8 / A, Bodrum 48400, Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 316 8858
6- Mimoza Restaurant in Gumusluk- Expensive but good
This seafood restaurant on the promenade of Gumusluk is located right at the waterside and offers excellent fish dishes and appetizers (meze). During high season it is advisable to reserve about 2 days in advance for a table. A little tip: The restaurant is in the upper price range, which is approximately up to a good restaurant in Europe. To avoid surprises in the bill, we recommend to look at the prices before ordering.
Address: Yali Mevki, Gümüslük, Bodrum Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 394 3139
7- Restaurant La Pasion in Bodrum center- Small but fine
Very good Spanish restaurant in a quiet side street in the center of Bodrum. Excellent service, good staff and delicious food characterizes this place. Highly recommended for meat fans: fillet of beef.
Address: Ataturk Cad. Uslu Sokak, 8 Bodrum 48400, Turkey
Tel .: +90 (530) 643 8444
8- Restaurant Otantik Grill in Bodrum center- Turkish kebabs
For those who want to enjoy typical eastern Anatolian cuisine with its kebabs, appetizers and desserts such as the irresistible Kunefe in an unobtrusive atmosphere in Bodrum, this is the right place. This restaurant is located in a central location, but outside the touristy hustle and bustle. Good service, fair prices, simple but clean décor.
Address: Carsi Mah. Ataturk Cad. No: 46 / B Merkez Bodrum, Bodrum 48400, Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 313 0058
9- Restaurant Tranca in Bodrum center- Dining with sea and castle view
This restaurant is located right at the waterside in the center of Bodrum and offers magnificent views to the sea and the beach as well as the Bodrum castle, which is the symbol of the city. Delicious seafood, Mediterranean cuisine, meat and poultry dishes are freshly prepared and served by nice and competent staff.
Address: Cumhuriyet Caddesi No: 32, Bodrum 48400, Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 316 6610
10- restaurant La Tapa in Bodrum center - Spanish food
Located in the heart of Bodrum, yet away from the touristy hustle and bustle, this restaurant offers culinary delights of Spanish cuisine. Situated on the promenade, opposite the marina in the center of Bodrum, the restaurant is recommended warmly for both lunch and dinner.
Address: Neyzen Tevfik Caddesi 180-1 / 1, Bodrum, Turkey
Tel .: +90 (252) 313 1818
Note: All recommendations are not binding and have been compiled on the basis of customer reviews and comments. We have no relationship of any kind with any of the restaurants recommended above and assume no responsibility for the accuracy or correctness of the reviews and the quality or offers of the named restaurants.