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Cafe Leon

Yali Boyu Mahellesi | Mustafa Kocakaya Cad. No. 4/A, Kalkan, Turkey
+90 242 844 11 03
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  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (42 reviews)
“carrot cake” (6 reviews)
“tuna fish” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Yali Boyu Mahellesi | Mustafa Kocakaya Cad. No. 4/A, Kalkan, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere yesterday for the Royal Wedding. The cafe was very accommodating with arranging the seating so that everyone had a good view of the TV screens. The food was lovely and not over priced. Lovely desserts with an English twist for the wedding. Thank...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent food, normally i do not write reviews but on this occasion i had to. Put it this way, we went back virtually every day round about lunchtime. My favourite was the chicken fajitas, my god the taste. If you want good, freshly cooked food...More

Thank Colin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not only will Lev who owns and runs Cafe Leon always be a perfect host but if other cafes and restaurants have stopped serving food Lev will always oblige with a delicious meal. Or just stop for a drink.

Thank DaveSimon
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Popped in here just before Easter when there were fewer places open. But as usual, the food and service was great and I particularly recommend the tuna fish cakes. Highly recommended for the quality of food, friendly service, and great value. Gav

Thank gpglos
Reviewed 28 December 2017

A great meeting place, excellent food and atmosphere. Daytime and Evening food menu offering non expensive home cooked food and desserts. One of our favourite places in Kalkan, you will be made very welcome by Jane and Lev and their excellent staff. We have met...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Although bern to Kalkan a few times now, not stumbled upon Cafe Leon until this time. Mostly we went for a nice bottle of red after a meal out and a milkshake for my eight year old daughter. It's situated down one of the side...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

You are always made very welcome and the Tuna fish cakes are a must served with proper chips. If you fancy something different for lunch try the egg and chips (proper chips) lovely

Thank wyattearp574
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic cafe Leon, great for just a snack during the day, when it comes to Thursday’s it’s Turkish evening, a wonderful ate meal of home made Turkish cuisine, it’s absolutely delicious, hosts Jane and Lev make you feel so welcome they come around the tables...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Our first time at the Cafe Leon and we are so glad we went. Lovely setting in a side street under a canopy - very picturesque and a lovely cool spot out of the Kalkan heat. My husband had a burger which he said was...More

Thank bernard p
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Can recommend the fish cakes, they are lovely. We always come here as love the atmosphere, excellent service, drinks & food.

Thank kirstiecrouch44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yali Boyu Mahellesi | Mustafa Kocakaya Cad. No. 4/A, Kalkan, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Mediterranean Coast  >  Antalya Province  >  Kalkan
  • Phone Number: +90 242 844 11 03
  • E-mail
Café Leon is a stylish café/bar in the heart of Kalkan Old town, in a lovely shady setting. Run by a Turkish/English family, we serve great food in a relaxed atmosphere, at reasonable prices - and we're open for breakfast, lunch & dinner. All of our food is home-made, and includes both Turkish and English specialities. We serve amazing coffee too, so whether you fancy a quick bite, a full meal, or a relaxing cup of coffee & one of our famous cakes, we’re the place to come. We're open every day from 9am till late - why not join us for one of our fab cocktails, whilst listening to the best music in town?Try taste of REAL Turkish home cooking, make a reservation for one of our famous 'Surprise Menu' nights (a fabulous three course home-cooked Turkish meal, where the menu is a surprise..)Wed & Sat nights.
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