Prior to arriving in Caterham, Café Istanbul & Waffle Shop owner Said Yazici was a pastry chef at The Hurlingham Club in Fulham for five years.
Having always dreamed of having his own restaurant, he opened Café Istanbul & Waffle Shop in August 2017.
They specialise in sweet and savoury waffles, flavoured gelatos from Italy and their popular paninis, as well as excellent coffee, milkshakes and smoothies.
Guests can eat in or takeaway, and they welcome many regular customers, of all different ages.
10am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday
10am to 4pm, Sundays
Sweet and Savoury Waffles
28 Croydon Road