A'la Turka Restaurant can be found in the majestic Yadah castle, a mere 20km from Pretoria and just off the R21 from Pretoria to OR International Airport. With breathtaking views, A'la Turka Restaurant is the perfect antidote to humdrum city life.
A great meal is not just about the food and wine. It is an emotional experience and we will therefore try our best to create an extraordinary ambience that will transport our guests to an exotic foreign land. A great meal is not one that fills you up. It is a journey that returns you to a source of pleasure you may have forgotten whilst exciting all of your senses. From the warm welcome you receive upon arrival; candles are lit and the sound of beautiful music surrounds your ears, to the contrasting flavours of our freshly prepared dishes which will send your taste sensation on a separate journe
The beautiful lighting, priceless antiques and art adorning our walls are for your eyes to feast on, while the touch of our Persian carpets and comfortable pillows which are scattered across the Ottoman and Beirut Tent and the Gypsy harem, are for you to relax and unwind from all the tensions of the outside world. With the sight of our skilled belly dancers gracing the floor with their talent, what more can you ask for but to let your mind indulge in the pleasure of an enchanted escape.
A'la Turka has a multiplicity of functions for every imaginable occasion and it can adequately cater for conferences, weddings, parties, corporate and other special events. The main restaurant has customary Turkish seating and day beds, giving patrons the chance to experience dining in true Turkish style.
Should you prefer to sit a tables, you are just as easily accommodated and charmed. Seating capacity in the main restaurant is 120 and sections can be partitioned off if needed. A'la Turka also offers a private lounge called The Bosphorus, which can seat 14 people.
A'la Turka offers a wide selection of dishes including succulent Turkish lamb kebabs , Moroccan fillet and Kleftiko (Greek Lamb). They also offer an extensive menu of hot and cold beverages, including a proud selection of wines.
Travel from Centurion on the Danie Joubert Freeway (N1) towards Irene. Take exit 134 to merge onto the R21 towards Kempton Park / OR Tambo International Airport. Take exit 12 for Nellmapius Drive (M31) towards Centurion. Turn left onto Nellmapius Drive (M31). Take the 1st right onto the M57 and after 2kms, take the 2nd left onto Sterkfontein Avenue. Turn left to stay on Sterkfontein Avenue. The destination can be found at Yaddah Castle (Number 1522).