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“Delicious Food”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Lokanta

Lokanta
Ranked #891 of 2,451 Restaurants in Warsaw
Price range: US$0 - US$15
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighbourhood: Śródmieście Południowe
North Vancouver, Canada
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Delicious Food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2012

This restaurant serves true Turkish food, prepared in the Turkish style.
I ordered some lahmacum (a very thin crispy bread, topped with the most delicious ensemble of spices and beef, a MUST!) and for desert, some kadaif.
The service was good-our waitress knew enough english to help us out with our questions regarding the menu.
When you enter the restaurant, it feels different then the outside and the rest of Warsaw. It is more lively, it feels more Middle Eastern and Turkish.
I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. It is tourist and local friendly. The food is delicious, and was reasonably priced.

  • Visited August 2012
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Turkish first
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UK
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469 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
“Good alternative food choice.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2012

What was supposed to be a quick light lunch, ended up as a full on meal with beer. Can't complain though because all the food served was delicious. Started with a shrimp and mushroom bowl, lovely and hot. Then selected a mixed platter (for 2) which had a selection of most meat dishes from the menu including lamb, kebabs, chicken and rice or fries, plus some other stuff (can't remember). Service was pleasant as we sat at a shaded table outside, watching the world go by. Only complaint (??) is the HUGE choice of meals available on the menu. Am always a little suspicious of large menus. Nevertheless, what we received was executed well. A nice change from the usual staple fare of many Polish restaurants, namely Pork Chop in Mushroom sauce. However, the food scene in Warsaw is changing fast with an ever increasing variety of cuisine. This place is capitalising well on something a little different. Nice.

Visited July 2012
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Warsaw, Poland
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76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Place with nice climate, sometimes too much noice”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2012

It seems this it the place with best Turkish food in Warsaw. Very good location Prices are reasonable. Sometimes clients do not obey the non-smoking rules.

  • Visited January 2012
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Thank Medard L
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Warsaw, Poland
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“To feel like in Turky”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2011

I came here with my friend. He loves turkish food so I hoped to get something nice.
As usually I wasn`t wrong and place was really nice.

When You come in, You feel like in other climate. The flowers, lights and wood makes You feel like in Turky.

Friendly service helps a lot, and have knowledge of their menu which helps to choose desired dish.

Food is reved in resonable time, and is portions are quite big. It taste good and veggies are fresh.

I liked it a lot.

  • Visited January 2011
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Thank sylvii85
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