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Hillelaan 2, 3072JD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
102150192
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely food, nice view

This place - basically a couple of converted containers - serves wonderful Turkish mezze overlooking the Rijnhaven. Very nice view! Service was friendly, but a bit messy too. Ordered coffee and sweets for desert; sweets came 20 (!) minutes after the coffee. Tip: ask for a window seat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Patrick B
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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77 reviews 77 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

This place - basically a couple of converted containers - serves wonderful Turkish mezze overlooking the Rijnhaven. Very nice view! Service was friendly, but a bit messy too. Ordered coffee and sweets for desert; sweets came 20 (!) minutes after the coffee. Tip: ask for a window seat.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Obba has two locations in Rotterdam, one on the Hillelaan (at the Rijnhaven) and one in the Markthal. I ate at both restaurants and I really like Obba at the Rijnhaven. The food is very nice, spicy but not too spicy and at a interesting location. If you're on the south bank and want to have some good food, go... More 

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Monster, The Netherlands
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234 reviews 234 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We had lunch here in the Markthal in Rotterdam on a Saturday. Really nice place with great food, quick service and very friendly people. Value was also very good with a big selection of mezze and grill meat on a big plate with bread, rice, fries and salad. Nice place to go for lunch. There is also a restaurant in... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Obba is situated near water with a nice view. The atmosphere is relaxed and we were sitting on couches. We ordered a 4 course menu and we enjoyed the various dishes. Many different plates to share and enough for everyone.

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Guayaquil
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74 reviews 74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We went with a party of 8 and ordered 2 mezzas the food was really good and the service was great. I highly recommend it!

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Rotterdam
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

When you are looking for a beautiful place, good food and great host, you must visit Obba. Its located on the south side of Rotterdam (easily accessible with car and metro) near to the Luxor theater. Its a place where you can have breakfast, lunch and dinner. The entourage is really wonderful and very cosy. The also change sometimes the... More 

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Epinay-sur-Orge, France
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71 reviews 71 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I don't go to Rotterdam often, but whenever I go, Obba is on my list. Obba has chosen to be different and pulled it off. The menu is not Turkish, but a creative mixture of styles and tastes based on Turkish cuisine. This is not a place for travel memories and traditional dishes, but for sharing experiments and combinations. So... More 

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Sines, Portugal
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

The restaurant is entitled mediterranean but it's basically Turkish. The staff is very friendly and the ambient is very cosy. Only the food can be a bit too spicy, depending what you order, of course, if you're not used to this kind of food.

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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117 reviews 117 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012 via mobile

As if you are in a tent in the middle of the dessert, this restaurant is a nice relaxed place for a good plate of Mezze. The view is perfect over one of the harbor of Rotterdam. It was a middle of the week afternoon and the service friendly combined with nice food makes a good lunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

I kept seeing this restaurant from the Metro on my way to work while I was in Rotterdam on Business. I thought it looked interesting enough to go try lunch there. Turns out it was a great choice. Ate lunch outside because the weather was great but I did get a chance to tour the inside and it was very... More 

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  • Address: Hillelaan 2, 3072JD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam
  • Phone Number: 102150192

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  • Cuisine: Turkish

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