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Istanbul Restaurant

135 Frankwell, Shrewsbury SY3 8JX, England
+44 1743 537523
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
135 Frankwell, Shrewsbury SY3 8JX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tonight we returned to Istanbul as we came here two years ago when on holiday and had a great meal. It didn’t disappoint tonight and once again the food was beautiful and the service was great and very friendly. Will 100% recommend and be going...More

Thank rriches10
Reviewed 4 days ago

A friend and I went to Istanbul and secured the last available table on Wednesday evening. The warm welcome and clean, appealing decor were the initial signs that we had chosen well. The gentleman who was “helping out” that evening coped admirably and was pleasant...More

Thank eileen042
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as a single guest on a Friday evening I’d booked a table on line which was very easy. Quite busy nice ambience and staff very friendly and helpful. Could not fault the food. I had the salmon main and it was perfect, tasty and...More

Thank TwerpAdviser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Shrewsbury for the evening and wanted something non chain so choose Istanbul. Friendly staff, good service and great food, we had the mixed platter special for 2-3. Only improvement would be more bread and rice please with the meal. Had to keep...More

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I chose this restaurant on a Wednesday evening during our 4 day stay, and were so glad that we did so. It's a shame it is over the Welsh bridge, so you could easily miss it. Over the years, we've been fortunate...More

1  Thank eddie846
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant several times and highly recommend it. Absolutely delicious reasonably priced food, lots of choices on the menu even for people with food intolerances. Staff are friendly and welcoming. Definitely worth visiting a few times. Our family members who visited from...More

Thank Paula J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our one night stay in Shrewsbury and what a find. The environment is simple and a little dated but oh my goodness the food amazing. I would give it ten out of ten for flavour and quality, I can’t praise...More

Thank Susan1025
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here (me and my friend) for an evening meal (my friend is Turkish!) and we had a lovely evening, really good choice of food and drinks, helpful staff and a clean well kept restaurant. Hope I can come for a meal/evening out again...More

Thank JenWrenHockyStix
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Really good service, attentive staff. Tasty food and large portion sizes. Very fresh. would recommend.

Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We had the chef's special for 3-4 people. We added two hot starters and, in total, that was enough for our family of 2 adults and three pre-teen children. The BBQ food was really great. Lovely shish and meze. Highly recommended.

Thank HoobyWinchester
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23 August 2017|
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Response from audiovandal | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, I'm guessing so
4 November 2016|
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Response from Huseyin Y | Property representative |
Yes we do have a lot of vegetarian options available
22 October 2016|
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Response from Ameera R | Reviewed this property |
it is just opposite to Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Frankwell, Shrewsbury SY3 8JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 537523
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