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Durum Ocakbasi

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119 Ballards Lane, London N3 1LJ, England
+44 20 8346 8977
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (28 reviews)
“baklava” (12 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
119 Ballards Lane, London N3 1LJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We really loved this restaurant. The atmosphere was buzzing and the food was great. I recommend you book in advance especially for the weekend. The sharing platters we had to start were very enjoyable, with lots of dips, bread and a good selection of traditional...More

Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our favorite Turkish restaurants always a friendly welcome great food and service and atmosphere,, I think now the restaurant can do with a makeover

1  Thank jeff278
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most succulent and beautiful donner meat and lamb chops..service is impeccable. Staff are great.kitchen is clean. Kind and friendly staff. Very good service. Everything is always fresh and tasty. Couldn't recommend them enough

Thank nidah740
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Busy restaurant with a good atmosphere. The grilled lamb was excellent and portion size was good. A dish of grilled onions were provided as a complimentary extra to the starter and a beautiful baklava and Turkish delight were also thrown in at the end of...More

Thank Ray224
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Been here once before and enjoyed the food however our second visit was a big disappointment. We ordered the the meat platter for 3 people but most of it was full of fat and inedible. the ribs, the koftas and the shredded doner pieces. When...More

Thank mehstg
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We came here on a Friday night and the place was packed, we hadnt booked, but managed to get a table. Waitress was friendly, we ordered a bottle of Turkish wine which was good. For starters we had hummous and bread, which was tasty. For...More

Thank Shiraz64
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My second visit. A bit disappointed. We order share plater. Ribs been very hard and uncooked. We been asked by to waitress if we need more bread. We answer positive and never received those bread. No sos for meat ... I’m disappointed by them ......More

Thank Annkar
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic chicken wrap with excellent counter service from friendly staff will defently come again in the near future

Thank 906Lina
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We go here most weeks. Everything is so good! People are so nice and friendly and rice is amazing. This is the best rice in England I've ever eaten. I'm ten, and I love rice, so I know what I'm talking about. And they give...More

Thank cfb77
Reviewed 29 March 2018

a very popular restaurant, always a good welcome on arrival, with a good service and freshly prepared food, and a good menu to choose from

Thank jeff278
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Ballards Lane, London N3 1LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8346 8977
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