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126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
+44 20 8989 3083
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12:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I've eaten inside a couple of times but mostly I get a take away. I usually get a special and a separate combination. I just want to say that this is a busy establishment but the waiters are top notch, they really are. They are rushed off their feet but they are very polite and welcoming, they open the door... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food is very good and they have a very varied menu. Service is great whether you are just having a quick lunch in or picking up a take away. Very close to South Woodford tube station and convenient.

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Thank Tariq J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I been here this place Wood Oven. The food was good here. I like their mix grill it's good marinated. Overall it's a average restaurant. Good service

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Thank Anmolgour
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is outstanding. In particular the Mixed Grill. Huge portion, variety of meats, beautifully cooked and seasoned, and consistently excellent. Equally delicious eat in or takeaway. The service is great, the staff welcoming and friendly. There are a lot of Turkish restaurants in the area now. This is head and shoulders above the rest.

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Thank awaissheikh78
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The food is amazing. I would really recommend this restaurant to lovers of Turkish food, meat dishes and people looking for good value for money. The only negative is the restaurant is a bit cramped. Nonetheless, I will certainly be going back.

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Thank Barbara W
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Use to love this place, but sadly this has gone down hill. I ordered 4 mixed grills for a family party and historically we use to get great cuts of meat and kebab ( generous portions) to cheap cuts of meat! These cuts just fill out the box and barely have any actually meat just grilled fat! The chicken wings... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Wings were good, service ok. Ambience - Just too loud.. Would I go back? If all the Turkish places closed... maybe ;-)

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Thank capturefour
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wood Grill in South Woodford offers a great Turkish bbq/grill experience. It's a very busy restaurant - I'm more likely to order a takeaway, rather than eat in. Their mixed grill is great value - a marinated lamb skewer, a minced lamb skewer, and a grilled chicken skewer. The rice is always delicious (dripping with meat juices). A recent great... More 

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Thank SM0London
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We came here without booking and they found us a table within 10 mins. We were part of a long table with 2 other sets of diners so it was a little loud. Food was delicious. We had halloumi cheese and hummus as the bread and dip was free for starters Main we had was the "special" which had 2... More 

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Thank ROSSANNA Y
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I love the Wood Oven. The food is great and extremely good value for money. Free tzatziki and bread with our starters. We ordered humous & garlic mushrooms which are to die for. Then a lovely chicken shish with rice and salad and my son had a pizza. The staff are really attentive. It's a busy popular place and people... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8989 3083

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?