A very popular Turkish restaurant serving dishes such as falafel, donner kebab and mousakka. Zeytin also sells traditional breads, baked daily, and lahmacun, an ancient eastern version of pizza, as well as vegetarian dishes.
A beef mousakka served with rice and salad greens is a tasty, nutritious meal. Takeaways and telephone orders available, but be warned: they don’t take credit cards. There’s a second Zeytin on Maunganui Road, downtown in the Mount. Licensed. Open daily 11am—10pm.
83 The Strand, Tauranga. (07) 579 0099