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9 Great Colman Street, Ipswich IP4 2AA, England
+44 1473 233448
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17:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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england
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82 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Ipswich there has been a recent influx of Turkish restaurants, however Alaturka stands out from the rest because the quality of the food, the ambiance and the staff attitude. Every time I go there and I feel very welcomed by the staff they know the dishes they know what works and they are always attentive to each request. The... More 

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1 Thank ippyEngland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Alaturka with 5 other friends for my 18th, and I could not have had a more wonderful experience. Kind, generous and friendly staff, incredibly tasty food and the restaurant is very beautifully decorated. It's great, and it's important to note that the restaurant offers a range of food to suit different dietary requirements. Alaturka is fantastic value... More 

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1 Thank Maria I
suffolk
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This resturant has a lovely feel. The staff are very friendly and very efficient. This made for a really relaxing evening with our friends. The food was very good quality, served hot and very tasty.

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Thank lins72
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here a few times now. Very friendly staff, went to the extra mile and got us a heater when it was a little cold in the extended dining area upstairs. The food is delicious, good portion sizes and you would not believe it but they accept tastecard so you get a great discount too!

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Thank hjuasn
Bury St Edmunds
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the off chance of getting in before going to the theatre (5th Nov) we were asked what time we needed to leave so our meal could be ready before we had to leave. So not only was the fun excellent for all of us (4 adults in total) we were served quickly and everyone was very friendly.... More 

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Thank D L
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday evening back in February. Reserved a table for two for 7.15pm. Didn't get served starters until 8.40pm and didn't get served mains until 9.50pm despite ordering starters and mains together. Was overcharged by £30 or so and no real apology. Food mediocre. Wouldn't go back.

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3 Thank Victoria W
Kelvedon, England, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We arrived on the off chance Friday night and were given a table for 2. There is a good selection on the a' la carte menu. We felt the prices were a little on the high side especially for the quantity of food, we both ordered a main meal as were tight for time due to seeing a show at... More 

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Thank Sue A
Colchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We came in and ate from the mid-week menu before diving off to a show at the Regent just round the corner. We explained we were tight for time and the staff were more than happy to turn things round quickly for us. It was a beautiful meal and very reasonably priced so we're definitely going back for a more... More 

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Thank Chris B
Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We love this restaurant. Semra (lovely owner and waitress) gives you a lovely welcome. I love the vibrant decor and the Turkish music and lighting,it adds superbly to the overall ambience. The menu is broad enough with fish and vegetarians dishes that are freshly prepared and taste authentic. Some lovely Turkish wines are available and the complimentary bread and olives... More 

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Thank Sandy A
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Our first visit to Alartuka based on the excellent reviews. We booked two weeks in advance. Friendly reception on arrival. Shown upstairs to what looked like the overflow area which lacked any ambience or atmosphere. Waited twenty minutes for our order to be taken then another fifty five minutes for our starters to arrive by which time we had lost... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, European, Turkish, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Great Colman Street, Ipswich IP4 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 233448
Description
Traditional yet modern!Alaturka Restaurant is a perfect place to enjoy a meal in the friendly and relaxing atmosphere or to host your special event whatever it is…We serve good quality food at affordable prices. We have a wide selection of meals of Turkish cuisine the heritage of Ottoman Empire. Come to Alaturka for a delicious meal with great service.Alaturka PromiseThe secret of Turkish cuisine is a mixture between the spices and the main ingredients, achieving a delicate balance that enhances the taste of each. At Alaturka we have fresh local produce delivered every day and our food is all made with natural ingredients.

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