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Ottoman Grill

1 Guinea Street | Next to corn exchange, Exeter EX1 1BS, England
+44 1392 758585
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“baklava” (5 reviews)
“lamb shish” (3 reviews)
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Eastern European, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Guinea Street | Next to corn exchange, Exeter EX1 1BS, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the ottoman grill (behind st georges market) for our valentines day meal. We were made to feel welcome by friendly staff from the minute we walked through the door. The food was perfectly cooked and a hearty quantity. We tried a couple...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Discovered this restaurant by accident wandering through the back streets and it was a great discovery. Starter: Mixed Meze - really enjoyed these starters and the baba ganoush in particular. Main: Mixed Grill platter - a great selection of meats all nicely cooked. Finished off...More

Thank timlinnington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had musaka and mix grill. Fantastic place, friendly staff, good food (would like a bit more tender). Recommend strongly

Thank Asif S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went in after a cimema visit. I have lived in the middle east and I love that style of cooking. The Ottoman was fantastic, very fresh salads, great kebabs and a good range of dishes. It was the end of a perfect evening. The...More

Thank yroosr
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We visited this restaurant for the first time. We were made to feel welcome right away. The menu was explained in detail. The head chef came out and described each element of the fantastic starter. We shared a mixed grill which was cooked right in...More

Thank Briggers55
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My wife and I called in for an early dinner one evening before Christmas. Unfortunately, we were the only people in the restaurant when we arrived and no other customers had arrived by the time we left. This is a crying shame as the food...More

Thank DorMart
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We had a lovely Christmas party at the Ottoman Grill. The food (as always) was absolutely fantastic. I shared a mixed grill for 2 which included lots of different kind of meats. They were all beautifully marinated and cooked to perfection. The only downside is...More

Thank Brit_travellerUK
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Tried this for the first time, we were wet and windy and on arrival and initially wished the place was a little warmer - (however we were first to arrive at 6pm.) Draft Efes was a good beginning, followed by an excellent shared meze. It...More

Thank jamiemay
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

There isn't much to add to the other reviews here. This place is terrific. The food is delicious - we struggle to pick from the menu. The grill has to be the highlight, and being able to watch the chef on the charcoal fire is...More

Thank drjamin
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We went for food after Christmas late night shopping. Yet again the food was cooked beautifully. You are served olives on arrival. We ordered some halloumi and fig jam to start followed by the meat platter to share. The chicken and lamb tasted so nice...More

Thank Priorino44
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Guinea Street | Next to corn exchange, Exeter EX1 1BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 758585
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Independent authentic family run restaurant. Genuine copper BBQ
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