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Turkuaz Fine Turkish Cuisine

310 W 53rd St, New York City, NY 10019-5743
+1 212-265-5500
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
310 W 53rd St, New York City, NY 10019-5743
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

We dined her for lunch last week and took advantage of the $11 lunch special. The food was absolutely fantastic and enjoyed by all. Very authentic cuisine and a lovely little restaurant in the theater district.

Thank jmonson
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Its a great experience we had at this restaurant. Everything well balanced from the taste of the food, presentation and service with a reasonable prices. I recommend it strongly.

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is my second time dining at Turkuaz. Everything is as great as it was my last dine in. The food is fresh and tasty .. service is attentive and classy.

Thank dwl200112
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Went there with a friend, good atmosphere, good food nothing special, but really decent homemade turkish food. I personally love Turkish food, so I was looking forward to it. Good value for money.

Thank mohamedtaha12
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We ate here with friends recently and then did take out a couple of nights later. Everything is homemade and quite delicious. The night we ate in, we had the cold appetizer platter (7) as well as chicken skewers, baked vegetable casserole, and bean salad....More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We live in London and visit Turkish Restaurants, maybe for a quick lunch or for dinner with friends. Some have been very bad and some very good. This one seems to sit in the middle for us. To start we chose two plates, one of...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

I went to the restaurant at 11:30 pm when they were closing the restaurant. But the owner was nice lady and she asked the guy for stuffed cabbage which was good in taste. I read in some of the reviews about their attitude but I...More

Thank Munir A
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We began with the 7 appetiser dish which had some incredible dips etc and nice bread. Very attentive service. Being quite full we ordered two appetisers- the dumplings, which were tiny like a large blueberry and awful, we tasted and went no further. The fried...More

Thank 7batwoman
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This place is fantastic. Food is always fresh with great consistency. Place is clean and well appointed. The shepherd’s salad was very fresh, with great flavor. We ordered the cheese pastries and zucchini fritters as appetizers, and a chicken kabob dish and manti as our...More

Thank dwl200112
Reviewed 24 March 2018

NOTE: Turkuaz is no longer located at Broadway. Turkuaz has moved to 255 W 55th. We do not recommend it. My wife and I were regulars at Turkuaz in its old location at 101st and Broadway. The cavernous space, though dark and a bit dated,...More

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24 May 2016|
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Response from JohnB45095 | Reviewed this property |
Although I did not order wine with my dinner, there is a full bar on the left as you enter the restaurant. So it is a good bet wine is also available. Enjoy! JB
23 October 2015|
Response from tojopop | Reviewed this property |
No I am not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 W 53rd St, New York City, NY 10019-5743
  • Public Transportation: 1 Train stops on 103rd street, 2 and 3 trains stop and 96th street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-265-5500
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