29 September 2019
Zaitouneoğlu Tatlıcısı, one of the popular addresses, which is located on Ankara Street, which goes to Cağaloğlu from Sirkeci railway station in Istanbul, opened in Syria in 1975. Moving to Turkey due to the war, this enterprise is a strong role model for the Syrian entrepreneur candidates with the success it has achieved by reaching four branches in a short time. In an interview he gave to Zeynep Bilgehan of Hürriyet, one of the owners of the business, Abdurrahman Zaitoune, says that they send their desserts to every corner of the world. Zaitouneoğlu attracts the attention of Syrians who seek the tastes of their homes, Istanbulites and tourists from all over the world, and is a very successful example of how strong cultural synthesis constitutes.
Photo source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KjO0XcS0qPg