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Rakkas Turkish Restaurant



18/19 Eastlake Parade, Kingston ACT 2604


Welcome to an enchanting journey of flavors at our Turkish restaurant, founded by the renowned Turkish-born chef, Mert Toplu. 

After successfully running multiple award-winning cafes and restaurants in Istanbul, Turkey, and Australia, Chef Mert Toplu decided to start on a new journey. 

With a vision to blend the rich culinary traditions of Istanbul with the vibrant culture of Australia, Chef Mert and his talented team are excited to offer you an unforgettable dining experience right here in Canberra.

Come on a Turkish adventure with our exquisite seasonal cocktails, each named after a famous Turkish city. Every cocktail features a unique ingredient that represents the essence of that city, inviting you to savor the diverse flavors of Turkey. 

Our goal is to take your taste buds on a journey through the country Mert was born and loves. 

Our curated wine list is a harmonious blend of European and Turkish flavors. Experience the robust berries of Europe and the distinctive tastes of Turkey, all within the comfort of Canberra. Each glass is crafted to transport you through the heart of these regions, offering a taste of European elegance combined with Turkish tradition.

​Dive into the mystery of our dark, moody ambiance, designed to create an intriguing dining experience. Our website mirrors this mystique, inviting you to explore the hidden gems of Turkish cuisine.


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18/19 Eastlake Parade,

Kingston ACT 2604


Opening Hours

Tue - Sat

Tue - Sat 

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

5:30pm - 9:00 pm

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