We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Akbabas Turkish Kebab House

130 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 8825
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kebabs” (17 reviews)
“iskender” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
£
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
130 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (56)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

31 - 40 of 54 reviews

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
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Indian Cafe
579 reviews
.05 miles away
La Gourmandise
178 reviews
.11 miles away
The Free House Inn
75 reviews
.09 miles away
Deville
169 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Nelson i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
133 reviews
.18 miles away
Suter Gallery Nelson
103 reviews
.21 miles away
Nelson Provincial Museum
109 reviews
.16 miles away
Nelson Farmers' Market
23 reviews
.13 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Akbabas Turkish Kebab House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing