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Akbabas Turkish Kebab House

130 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 8825
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kebabs” (17 reviews)
“iskender” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly
130 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 April 2014

Thanks guys for the speedy tasty tucker, right price, and satisfies. I had been looking for somewhere that fed me healthy protein with plenty of vegetables, salad with a great taste and you provided it - so pleased I have been back a few times.

Thank LadyAdie
Reviewed 20 March 2014

These guys know how to please their customers - happy smiles, wide selections of foods and fast service - top marks!

Thank Kaye W
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Extremely quick service, tasty food. The decor is a bit cramped, it's not a fine dining experience but a popular takeaway.

Thank JillW21
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We ate in one night & found the situation was very basic. We would probably not recommend eating in but the food & service were excellent for this style of food. definitly worth a try for honest, tasty food.

Thank Noel D
Reviewed 13 February 2014

The best Mediteranian food that I have ever tasted. I ordered the Iskender (rice) dishes which came with in huge portion but tasted so good it was cleaned up! Tried the coffee as well and it was like expresso but without overpowering bitterness or sourness....More

Thank hcze
Reviewed 16 January 2014 via mobile

Such amazing food!!! We only had 3 nights in Nelson, two if which we went back to this place because we were so impressed! You can takeaway, but we chose to eat in at the restaurant, nice seating area with good atmosphere. Go for the...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Loved theese kebabs, best kebabs ever, sooo fast and sooo tastey. I regularly go here because of the great service and the best kebab

Thank Shea_oconnor
Reviewed 10 October 2013

As fast food options good this is a great option. Really tasty and it fills you up and does not leave you feeling hungry as some do. It is super quick even on a busy night, you are never waiting long and they have some...More

Thank AndrewNZ76
Reviewed 7 October 2013

I had a lamb kebab and my wife had the chicken Iskender , both extremely tasty but also healthy, very quick service too!

Thank Quickshift1
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The kebabs at Akbaba's are the best you will taste. They are filling and so tasty along with being served to you with such friendly service. These kebabs will not disappoint and are simply delicious.

Thank KimMcF
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 8825
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