"People will travel anywhere for good food - it's crazy" - Rene Redzepi.
At Alaturka Cruises we pride ourselves on giving you some of the best chefs out on the sea, so you won't have to travel too far to get good food as that is what we will serve you each and every meal. Each day you will be served freshly prepared meals using in-season fresh produce with every meal. You can also enjoy BBQ's most evenings with a different type of meat being served from fish to meatballs. For those of you with any dietary requirements, we want you to know we cater for you too. Please let us know your requirements at the time of booking and at checking in so we can let your chef know. Alaturka also likes to help you make a special occasion all the more special. So, for example. if you are celebrating a birthday or coming on honeymoon please let us know at the time of your booking so we can also give the crew a heads up. What is on your standard menu?
You will be served up a delicious traditional Turkish Breakfast. Consisting of eggs, cheese, cucumbers, olives, bread and spreads and the most delicious tomatoes you have ever tasted, there is something for everyone.
Lunches are traditionally served hot. With an array of traditional dishes of rice, pasta and Turkish style vegetable dishes along with fresh salads and a meal is not a meal in Turkey without the bread!
We serve you tea, coffee and biscuits every afternoon to recharge those batteries!
Each night on the cruise we offer a different type of meat. You will be served fresh fish, chicken and Turkish meatballs. Accompanying the meat will be a choice of traditional Turkish rice, mezzes, vegetable dishes and salads. Vegetarian dishes are always available and any dietary requirement can be catered for with notice.
Fruit & Snacks
Fresh seasonal fruit is served in the evenings after your dinner. No other snacks are provided on board, so if you want to bring along your own chips, nuts or snacks you are most welcome to!