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Efes Restaurant

78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
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Ranked #26 of 509 Restaurants in Cambridge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $31
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Turkish
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

Decided on whim to visit Efes again, though have been there a number of times in previous years. despite not booking they just managed to find us a table though many who came after us were turned away. This shows the polarity of this cambridge establishment. Tasty starters, barbequed kebabs on charcoal grill in front of your very eyes and... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Arrived to be greeted at the door and shown t our table.....service a little slow but it wasn't a race so heyho! Ordered drinks and they came within 5 minutes then ordered 4 x the mezze platter.....very good food, well cooked, well presented and well enjoyed All 4 of us enjoyed the noisy atmosphere but came out smelling of smoke...

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Braunton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A real treat; lovely food, good wine and great (extremely fast) service. Lovely atmosphere on a Friday night ; fun to watch them cooking at the grill. We had to go on the early sitting but it was fine. Was amazed how fast it filled up and although there were many families with children somehow it wasn't a problem. Would... More

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Rhyl
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We were lucky to dine here as I left it late to book. It was a Friday and the place was packed. We were recommended Efes and it certainly lived up to expectations. The food was plentiful ,tasty and well presented. The service was attentive and friendly. Good value as well

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Brighton
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172 reviews 172 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is a good Turkish restaurant with a guy at the grill grilling up the meats in the restaurant. The meal was very simple but consistently good. Would definately go back.

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London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Food is cooked on an open charcoal grill in the restaurant. The food is tasty and well cooked and the service was efficient. It s good value for money and easily accessible in a sidestreet just off the centre of the city

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

What can i say been here a few times and every time it's been fantastic I can't fault anything the food is always perfect and the service is good

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I came across this restaurant when searching for restaurants in Cambridge. The restaurant itself is a very humble place, nothing fancy but the staff and the food are excellent, definitely worth a visit especially if you are a Turkish food lover.. especially the liver, I never eat liver in England but always when I visit Turkey and I wasn't dissapointed... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Fantastic evening inn Efes. Fascinating watching our dinner being prepared and cooked. The chef stayed cool even though it was busy and he was grilling non-stop. Fantastic service. Food was lovely and very tasty. Really pleased we had a fairly long walk home. We had the Three-course special. Excellent value and now we have had a taster of many things... More

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Washington DC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The quality of Efes is clear -- wonderful food and flavors, as well as attentive staff who make you feel right at home. I've normally ordered the lamb, which never disappoints. The prices are very reasonable and the Turkish wine perfect. A warm home away from home, especially on a rainy Cambridge evening.

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Additional Information about Efes Restaurant

Address: 78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
Average Prices: USD 20 - 31
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Turkish

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