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Shish Restaurant And Mezze Bar

20 Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QG, England
+44 1502 580594
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (31 reviews)
“pide” (6 reviews)
“hot meze” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
20 Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service and food! Took my mum and my children (two under three) and the staff were brilliant. They regularly checked on us to see if everything was okay and when the children started to get fidgety they were quick to respond with funny faces...More

Thank Celeste S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always have a good meal here my friends always ask me if I have booked here when they come to visit it’s better than Turkey 🇹🇷

Thank Nunky4u
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Shish on several occasions over the last few years. In our view the restaurant looks fairly unappealing from outside, having been a nightclub prior to its current identity. Once you get up the stairs and into the restaurant it becomes an authentic...More

Thank andyhartland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, view and atmosphere. Well worth a visit. Complimentary flat bread and dips. Food freshly cooked to order. Had the mixed meats, tender and full of flavours. Well done! Great value for money.

Thank Julia W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a super meal with Lavas bread and mezes to start Staff very friendly and attentive. My hubby is a chef and Turkish!

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Shish for Sunday Brunch. Sat out on the bacony. Beautiful views and location. our food order was taken promptly and food arrived quickly. We had prawn guvec with some cheesey pide with a side salad and complimentary bread. The whole meal was a pleasure...More

Thank Joanne O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was too late to eat in my hotel so they recommended this place. I wasn't expecting much but it was truly delightful and one of the best genuine Turkish places I have eaten in the UK.

Thank MidlandAssessEnergy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's worth going to Shish for the view alone. Having said that, the food, service and atmosphere are all excellent. Sitting on the balcony overlooking the sea on a Saturday lunchtime it could have been somewhere on the Med. For two of us including a...More

Thank bungalowphil1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night with my partner for a meal at bar shush, Setting very nice, but feel very let down with the food, our starter came which was a very nice cold starter to share, presented very well tasted good but was only served from...More

1  Thank sharonford676
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at the Shish restaurant whilst away for the weekend and wasn’t disappointed at all. Good service and made to feel welcome whilst over looking the sea. The food was excellent and hot and finished off with good quality coffee. Definitely would visit again.

Thank rofo243
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1 August 2016|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Lovely been 3 times great food and staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Lowestoft
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 580594
  • E-mail
Welcome to the First Turkish restaurant and Cocktail Bar in Lowestoft. Join Us for an Amazing meal with SEA Views over the beach to match. We are a Family run business who have cleanliness, Hygiene and professionalism at the forefront of our mottos. We have the support of an amazing work force who have all been here from the beginning. Come and GIVE us a TRY :)
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