A guide to the best restaurants in Marmaris

Marmaris‘ status as a global tourism-hub means you’ll stumble across tons of international restaurants as well as more local spots serving up tastes of Turkey. And with more than 500 restaurants, cafes and snack bars in town, there’s enough variety on offer so you can eat something different every day on your Turkey holiday.

Lots of choice and sports at Samdan Restaurant

With simple but exquisite cuisine on an extensive and diverse menu, you’re sure to find something to satisfy your taste buds at Samdan. The customer service is exemplary, the price is reasonable and the big screen TVs make for the perfect place to take in a sporting event while you dine.

Popular and welcoming at Hacis Cafe

Hacis doesn’t need waiting staff or PR people to coax customers in, this busy spot is always packed to the rafters, due to its tasty food and excellent service. The varied and succulent food is only enhanced by the exuberance of the owners, creating a very pleasant atmosphere for everyone to enjoy on their cheap holidays to Turkey.

Filling breakfasts to steak dinners at Golden River Steak House

If you’re in the mood for a prime piece of beef, this affordable steakhouse serves up mouth-watering fillets cooked to perfection every time. The breakfast is filling and will set you up for the day, while the shisha pipes and delicious cocktails make for the perfect after-meal refreshment.

Good value comfort food at Greasy Spoon Restaurant

If you’re looking for some wholesome comfort food to shake off that pesky hangover, you can’t go wrong at the Greasy Spoon. Here, lovely meals are served at rock-bottom prices and come with a smile, every time. The value for money outperforms most of its nearby competitors.

Romantic meals with a view at Stella Restaurant & Bar

One thing’s for sure, the seafront location is the main attraction here. While, an outdoor decking area overlooking the water is the perfect spot to enjoy a romantic meal, with its unbeatable sun setting backdrop. Chilled mood music and exemplary service complete the laid-back atmosphere.

Music by the beach at Viking Beach

Viking Beach combines a fantastic menu with superb cocktails and a friendly service. A lively atmosphere is created by the live band or DJ, depending on the hour and day. Its beachside location is an added attraction – and you can even relax on one of their sunloungers during the day.

All your favourite Indian dishes at The Taj Mahal

This place knows a thing or two about Indian cooking. Whether you’re looking for vegetarian, halal or just plain old meat-based cuisine, you won’t be disappointed at the generous portions, undoubted quality and unrivalled prices of The Taj Mahal.

Big portions of Chinese food at The Mandarin Restaurant

This Chinese restaurant serves up freshly-made dishes at piping hot temperatures and in gargantuan portion sizes. Make sure you bring your appetite with you – but don’t worry if you don’t have room for it all, the staff will happily wrap it up in a doggy bag to finish later.

Try the leg of lamb at Jimmy's Martinis

With the perfect blend of personable waiting staff, an extensive drinks list and delectable dishes, it’s easy to see why Jimmy’s is a firm favourite with returning travellers. The tender and juicy leg of lamb comes especially recommended – but make sure you order it a day in advance to make sure you don’t miss out.

Back-home meals and takeaways at Ricky's Chippy

When you’re craving a taste of good, old-fashioned British grub, Ricky’s can satisfy. The interior is even more spacious than it looks from the outside, while takeaway is readily available. This spot is perfect for the homesick holidaymaker or the fussy eater.