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Efes Restaurant

78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
+44 1223 500005
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was just delicious! So many choices! The atmosphere was even better. Everything fresh, beautifully presented, with very kind staff! Perfect place for the anniversary, romantic date and bday! :)

Thank Ulinaaa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite a buzzy restaurant that was nearly full by 8pm when we left on a Wednesday night. It's clearly popular and I can understand why. Flawless execution of a small menu and reasonably priced. We had starters, mains and a bottle of house wine for...More

Thank Cornflake50
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked for a Saturday night for us and friends who have over the years frequented Efes’s. As visitors to the City, we were hopeful for a great meal The words Yum Yum comes to mind. We had the set menu and wasn’t dissatisfied. With...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner and had a great time... this is really a small family owned and run place, where they treat you as friends and not as customers. Food was also very good, but I have to say that I had better turkish......More

Thank Valverden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch with a gorgeous mixed platter to share. One of our party was vegetarian and this was no problem for the staff who were friendly, helpful and efficient. we would definitely return.

Thank Anita7250
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Unfortunately, I have to say that here is lower than what I expected. All except one were very serious. I am very very to hear only once they thanked us for the time when I made the payment. I wish I had no experience with...More

Thank ümit D
Reviewed 1 March 2018

As Cambridge novices, my husband and I thought we could just turn up at restaurants on a Saturday night ... whoops! We were recommended Efes by the Indian restaurant along the road (also very popular, and full). Efes was full too, but the waitress took...More

Thank HackneyTraveller28
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This place is tucked away in a secondary area of the city centre, just a couple of minutes walk from the market square. It never changes, super quality meats, cooked on an open charcoal barbecue, Turkish family owned by some lovely people. Good value and...More

Thank F1523XKdavidc
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

First time back in a while and great as ever. First class pleasant and attentive service and delicious Turkish home-cooking in a family run restaurant.

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This place is perfect if you would like a quick bite after a day of shopping in Cambridge. However, I would not recommend it for a romantic dinner. It all goes very quick and for start finish we finished our starters and mains in less...More

Thank Fleuriger
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18 December 2017|
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Response from EssexGirl87 | Reviewed this property |
There’s pay and display parking outside the restaurant. Depending on the time and day will depend how successful you are in getting a space though! We usually book a cab :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 500005
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