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Istanbul BBQ

85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
+44 1244 326222
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“iskender” (50 reviews)
“lamb kebab” (35 reviews)
“rice” (87 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
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Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful food!! Expensive but worth the money. I would have given a 5* but sadly one of the staff let us down because she was very rude and shouted at the 'birthday man' (not professional at all) How ever the rest of the staff were...More

Thank Stephy W
Mark D, Owner at Istanbul BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Stephy, It's great that you enjoyed the food on your special occasion, but wanted to understand some more details regarding the female member of staff that clearly let us down, as we take our food / service very seriously. If you could possibly contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff but needs an update - felt like a converted take away but the food was tasty and worth a tru

Thank 33Annie4343
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter chose the Istanbul BBQ for her birthday meal. The staff were extremely friendly & helpful & couldn't do enough for you. It was very busy & had a lovely atmosphere. Food was gorgeous & portions were huge. Would definitely recommend & will be...More

Thank Debsandmark349
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been here a couple of times & love the food & service. The meat is so tasty and beautifully soft. We tried the Turkish red wine last time and it was excellent quality. Okan's sense of humour made for a relaxed meal. If you...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Marvellous food, Okan was even better and. best waiter in Chester. Definitely going back, again & again.

1  Thank Dalat G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff who were very attentive. Excellent starters, the hummus was plentiful and very tasty as was the lamb kofta. Meat kebabs good as were the stuffed aubergines.

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good quality food. Had chicken Kluck which was excellent with very tender tasty chicken and lovely potatoes. The service was very good with nice and friendly staff. Would definitely go again.

1  Thank Alison B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my best friend went for Valentine's Day, the food is really nice! Staff are lovely and friendly - it's a hidden little gem of a place!

1  Thank lgenz72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit here in the last 2 years, on another weekend break. Quality food, fast service, friendly staff, bright setting, open kitchen. You must try it!

1  Thank maxinezallen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, great selection and freshly prepared food. Good atmosphere and the service is fast, friendly and welcoming staff.

1  Thank Samgibbard
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Questions & Answers
16 September 2016|
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Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Good morning I have only noticed your message! sorry to get you back late .Yes it's seems we haven't got much for vegetarians how ever we can make other things from the menu for example Bbq onions peppers hallumi cheese rice... More
Zoe P
23 August 2016|
Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Yes we do have a high chairs and we are only 10 min walk from Hamilton street. Thanks
17 June 2016|
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Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Hi if it's not too late we can accommodate you guys for tomorrow evening at 8 pm.Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 326222
  • E-mail
Opening Hours:Mon - Thurs 5pm till 10pmFri - Sun 12 noon till 10pm
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