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1 S Main St, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7095
+1 802-359-4041
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Today
07:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Mon 07:00 - 17:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My father is Turkish and I've spent a lot of time in Turkey and have to say that this is truly fantastic Turkish food! They perfectly capture the Mediterranean flavors; better than a lot of restaurants in Istanbul! Great service as well! Highly recommend it!

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Thank TimD8989
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since I've been to Turkey many times, it is GREAT to have a taste of Turkey in my town. Come and enjoy this great, and now expanded place :-)

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Thank Klonghopper1
vermont
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a surprise to find this gem in downtown WRJ. Funky ambiance, good service, and great food. Moderately priced, but worth every penny. We got the mixed grill and were very happy with that. Even the hummus was noteworthy and I'm not comfortable waxing poetically about mashed beans. Definitely worth trying and they have a reasonably good selection of libations.

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Connecticut
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not too many places for a vegetarian to eat along the interstates in New England. This Turkish/Middle Eastern cafe has a nice slightly funky collegegiate vibe, with enough variety to make it more than a one-time stop. Zucchini fritters, "yesterday's soup" (which always seems to be red lentil), falafel (also available as a sandwich) have all been fresh and made-from-scratch... More 

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Thank d0wnhiller
Manassas, Virginia
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had an enjoyable lunch at the Tuckerbox, which is located within an easy walk of Amtrak's White River Junction Train Station. The food was simple and tasty. The server was pleasant.

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Thank TrainManDan10
DomPasqual
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For years my favorite café in the Upper Valley, now they've transitioned to a full wait-to-be-seated restaurant, with uneven service. The menu has remained stagnant for years. There's still hope that they could turn things around, if they want to.

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Clifton Park, NY
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a delicious dinner at this great restaurant. There was a good selection of dinner options on the menu. The food was well prepared and presented. The staff was friendly and helpful. the service was efficient. We were very happy with our dinner choices.

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Thank SusanCliftonPark_NY
New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, magnificent bartender who made the whole thing worthwhile, good value. This is a busy place, we had no reservation but they found a place for us with good humor. I will certainly go back if I am ever in the area again. Try it. You'll like it.

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Thank Helinki
Lebanon, New Hampshire
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very cool building, especially after the renovation. Place has a lot of potential, but the menu items always seem overpriced for what you get, especially in this area. The staff always seems to have an attitude. I've been several times and always left feeling like I overpaid and was a burden. Ughhhh not a paying customer..why do they keep coming... More 

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Thank jordan s
Vineland, New Jersey
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233 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Was on a road trip and stopped in for dinner. Neat Turkish place, nicely decorated with a fabulous menu! Had a real problem deciding what to get. Had the Meze Platter and it was great. Topped it off with the Phylo Cheese Rolls which were also great. Service was good. Stop by if you are in the area.

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1 Thank Stu C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 S Main St, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7095
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Hartford  >  White River Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 802-359-4041

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?