Cozy Homemade Dinner with a Turkish Family


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Cozy Homemade Dinner with a Turkish Family

Spoken in: English

( 19 reviews ) star Turkish Home dinners Istanbul 1 - 4 watch_later 3 hours
  • Dinner
  • Turkish cuisine
  • 4 courses
  • 3 drinks included

You will meet here: Istanbul

What you can expect

Hello, I'm Oğuz and I want to invite you to my family's home for a cozy evening with delicious food!

My wife Yasemin and our son can't wait to meet you! Step into our house and let us show you how a Turkish family spends its evenings eating together. A nice homemade dinner is an essential part of a happy life!

Yasemin has a rich collection of Turkish cuisine recipes in her kitchen and she can't wait to share them with you. She loves cooking and is open to new recipes, so let us know if there's any particular dish you would like to try.

This private home dinner experience will give you a chance to see from up close the local life of families all around Istanbul. And you will be a witness of Turkish hospitality at its best!

Come to our house and be welcomed with open arms! I can help you with directions on how to get to our place, which is near Atatürk Airport. Once you get here, all you have to do is relax and have a good time!

Example menu

First course
Soup of the day made with fresh vegetables from the local Turkish food market!
Second course
Taste the Local Turkish mezes, made with colourful spices, herbs and fresh vegetables!
Third course
Main traditional dish made of chicken, fish or beef together with freshly cooked vegetables! Feel the explosion of homemade tastes and flavours
Fourth course
Let's taste together local sweets from Turkish culture: baklava, Turkish delight or kaymakli kayisi, you name it!

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Home dinners details

Private Home dinners
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 4 persons
Meeting point
Guest pick-up
within 48 hours
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date


The Travel Expert

19 reviews

Born in East Black Sea region of Turkey and graduated from Konya Selcuk University Tourism and Guiding degree in 2008. I worked at 5 star hotels as Concierge , Guest Relations and Tourist Guiding. As I have my own guiding license by Turkish Ministry of Culture & Tourism, I operate my private walking tours since 2008 in Istanbul. I'm married and have one boy, 2 years old, we inhabit in Istanbul together with my family and also very close to my brothers and sister.

I like to discover hidden gems of Istanbul like museums,shops, sightseeing and restaurants.

I'm a soccer fan and I support GALATASARAY. I try to follow the soccer matches on my off days and spend more time with my family."

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