New Turkish restaurant opens in Downham Market
Downham has more international flavours to savour with the opening last week of a new restaurant.
Downham Turkish Cuisine was officially opened on Thursday by Downham Town Mayor Cllr David Sharman accompanied by mayoress, his wife, Jean, and the deputy mayor and deputy mayoress Cllr John Doyle and his wife, Audrey.
The Turkish restaurant is run by owners Aydin Tilki and Servent Celik, and shares space with the Downham Cafe, which they also own.
Said Servent: "We would like to thank the mayor for cutting the ribbon to mark the opening and everyone who came along to wish us luck."
The restaurant has a menu offering a range of authentic Turkish food with meze and barbecue selections. Both the mayor and deputy mayor complimented the restaurant, saying the food was beautiful, the staff friendly and they all thoroughly enjoyed their meal.
Downham Cafe has been running for 11 years and is still open and running as usual Monday to Saturday 8am to 7pm and 8am to 5pm on Sundays.
The new Turkish Cuisine restaurant is open Monday to Saturday 5pm to 11pm and closed on Sundays.