Kocadon Bodrum eatery christened by Catherine Zeta-Jones

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  • Kocadon

  • Saray Sokak 1 Bodrum Turkey (90) 252 316 37 05
reviewed by
Ann Vine Editorial Review Author
  • The Scene:

    By far one of the most beautiful eateries on the Bodrum peninsula, Kocadon is situated within a courtyard of historic stone houses in the central village where a canopy of palm trees and banana plants shade an elegant outdoor dining room. A floor of hearty cobblestones stretches out over the outdoor space arranged in well-spaced tabletops tucked with wooden garden chairs. With the occasional tippy-toe view of the Aegean, evenings feature flickering candlelight and soft lounge anthems amongst one of the prettiest dinner settings in town. 

  • cuisine
  • price
    $$$$ ($45-65)
  • payment options
    Visa, MasterCard, American Express
  • hours
    6pm-12am, daily
  • table to get
    Terrace
  • special features
    Hip Clientele, Lounge, Outdoor Dining
  • The Food:

    Originally the home of the Kocadon family in the 19th century, today this elegant Bodrum eatery offers a high culinary standard overseen by Dutch managements. The menu features delicate artichoke salads with olive oil drizzle and sautéed octopus with tomato gratin. Main course includes chicken with shrimp with a light cream sauce, grilled fish with mushrooms and traditional lamb stew with chunks of eggplant and peppers.

  • Last Word

    Elegant courtyard eatery walking distance to the Bodrum marina is known for celebrity diners and romantic culinary experiences.

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