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113 Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RZ, England
+44 1325 464466
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kebabs” (20 reviews)
“iskender” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
113 Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is exceptional, with a warm friendly atmosphere, we are always made to feel very welcome& the amount of food you are given is enormous for 2 people.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably the best chicken skewers I have ever tasted can be found in this little gem of a place. The Imam Bayildi starter with warm bread is a must try too. That said, the Turkish salad is amazing too as are the Adana kebabs.

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a pretty quiet Thursday night so not too noisy. Staff were very friendly and relaxed. Food was very reasonably prices, tasty and plentiful (so much so I couldnt finish the starter and main meal. Top marks.

1  Thank toes1965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small and quirky Turkish restaurant that gives very personal service. The food is great, portions plentiful and flavours wonderful. Don't think you're going to a 'posh' restaurant because you aren't, this is an upmarket cafe that opens evenings. Simple Mediterranean decor, basic furnishings with a...More

1  Thank GaynorAlan
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Travelling home after a day in Newcastle, too tired to go home and cook, where to go? After a brief discussion decided to try Meze again. It was well worth the 20 mile diversion. Since the last review the restaurant has expanded into the shop...More

2  Thank Bill L
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We visited at weekend and we were totally looking forward to it . Mixed meze for starters delicious! The mains guvec & kebabs ..... Guvec was just ok had better in my opinion little dry . The restuarant itself is small. Again in my opinion...More

1  Thank Elliot_Busby
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We took friends to this friendly restaurant. |The ambience is not that good but the service was. We enjoyed the food here with a nice bottle of wine. Reasonably priced and good food. We will return.

Thank the_clerk
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Small, family run business which I enjoy far more than another bland overpriced chain. We got the mixed meze starter which was good but not fantastic. Could of benefited with a bit more seasoning and the olives were very soft and bland. We shared the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We visited early on a Friday evening. We were warmly greeted and shown into the new part of the restaurant which is stylishly decorated and very light and airy. This adds to the experience. We ordered the mixed Meze starter for three. It promptly arrived...More

3  Thank mark w
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Simply delicious! Been a while since we came here but won't leave it as long next time. Great food, reasonable prices, honest friendly service and a good atmosphere! If you've never been, you should because you really are missing out!

2  Thank DJAandG
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19 March 2017|
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Response from paulineRobson | Property representative |
Hi there, could you please phone this number 01325 46 44 66 we are open from 5 o'clock onwards Tuesday-Saturday so we can answer any questions you may have. Thank you
12 January 2017|
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Response from paulineRobson | Property representative |
We are open Tuesday to Saturday from 5 o'clock there is an answering machine if you wish to leave a message not forgetting your telephone number so we can return your call
30 September 2016|
Response from 806LauraR | Reviewed this property |
bottles of pinot are £14 a bottle x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 464466
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