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“Disappointed”
Review of Istanbul BBQ

Istanbul BBQ
Ranked #7 of 568 Restaurants in Chester
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$4 - US$20
Cuisines: Turkish
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Opening Hours:Mon - Thurs 5pm till 10pmFri - Sun 12 noon till 10pm
Reviewed 2 December 2013

We were really excited about trying this one, as we had seen all the fantastic reviews.

Lovely warm welcome from the staff, and the place is spotless. Tables are pretty cramped, but accept they have to get as many people in as they can.

Service was friendly and efficient, order taken quickly and food arrived promptly.

We had the hot mezzes starter, about 5 different things but the only item worth a mention was the Lamb & Feta roll which was divine. It was also the only thing which was hot, so that may have affected the taste of the other items?

For mains we had the Iskender, a huge portion but again not very hot and flavour just ok. The Chicken Cluck was better, quite spicy but not hugely memorable.

Think if we had come with no expectations we probably would have thought it was ok, but reading the rave reviews we just expected more.

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Thank Shifu69
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Reviewed 2 December 2013

Went here for my birthday & all 7 of out group thoroughly enjoyed it. Excellent service & food.
The mezze to start was lovely, and the Iskender was HUGE!! All washed down with Efes beer. Can highly recommend it.

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Thank andy511
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Reviewed 1 December 2013

If you do something whilst visiting Chester seek this restaurant out, you wont regret it. Lovely food, great atmosphere and good service. We would certainly return.

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Thank Ann_John_9
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Reviewed 1 December 2013

Read reviews on trip adviser and booked table.From going in to coming out everything was excellent, food, service; friendliness and hygiene .
My husband had the Iskender which was a huge portion, I had Guvec ( lamb stew) which came with rice & was very filling. We also had desserts as we couldn't resist, good meal at a good price.

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Thank jarredcollinge
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Reviewed 29 November 2013

Lovely Turkish food. Very fresh and the homemade bread was delicious. The staff are very welcoming and friendly so if you like good meat and salad it's worth a visit. Very easy to find in chester and I would definitely go back if I was in need of a good quality and very enjoyable dinner. The lamb stew was excellent.

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