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Turkish House

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Seafood, Turkish
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Al Hadiqa Street, Oman
2448 8071
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Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 146
    Excellent
  • 90
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fast good Turkish food

We were taken here by friends when in Muscat, great atmosphere , very busy anda lovely mix of nationalities. The mint lemonade is lovely and refreshing. Enjoyed the hot fresh bread with Hummous. Also recommend the whole fish and meze and the deep fried squid. THUS place is very cheap and a fun... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Jane P
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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266 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We were taken here by friends when in Muscat, great atmosphere , very busy anda lovely mix of nationalities. The mint lemonade is lovely and refreshing. Enjoyed the hot fresh bread with Hummous. Also recommend the whole fish and meze and the deep fried squid. THUS place is very cheap and a fun place to eat.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This place is a great find. It is typical canteen in terms of setup, as are most of the Arabic/Lebanese/Turkish places in the region. No hassle or barter, simple in and out. This is informal dining at its very best. Just rock up and ask for them to recommend the best dishes for sharing. The large bread was amazing, and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I ate here with a friend of mine a few weeks ago and the food was pretty good. First we had fried calamari. This was quite delicious however they were not crispy. In my experience, fried calamari is normally crispy. So this was a bit disappointing, but they were still pretty good. We also had a Turkish salad that I... More 

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Haren, The Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Had dinner with six adults. Took some mezzo as a starter. The babaganusj and the bread were really excellent. Staff was very friendly. Several fish dishes as main course: Fried squid, grilled squid, cooked hammer and fried kingfish. All of these were delicious. We also loved the lemon mint juice! All-in-all a place to be highly recommended

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Muscat Governorate, Oman
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Having been before with friends and family, this week we visited this restaurant once again with friends and found that the quality of food and service remained very good. If you are a lover of seafood cooked to your personal choice served with rocket salad topped with pomegranate juice, French fries and large helpings of oven cooked Arabic bread, then... More 

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Muscat
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

One of the most popular restaurants in Muscat. Food is fantastic and service is always excellent. Very popular with Omani's and expats.

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Muscat, Oman
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86 reviews 86 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

For me, its the number one when it comes to fresh grilled fish brown and testy turkish starts and fresh juices. In general dont miss it

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Muscat, Oman
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85 reviews 85 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Tourists take note - this is where the locals go. Any taxi driver knows it & finding a cab to get home after is no problem. Getting a table in the best spot may well be. The front face of the restaurant is well signed "Turkish House" and getting in there will be easy. Go round the back and you... More 

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Arona, Piemonte, Italy
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The place is easy but the fish is fresh and very good. We went there for lunch and they were very fast. To try if you are around

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Doha, Qatar
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Grossly overcooked seafood. The lobster was grilled to death as was the mixed seafood platter. Everything was very dry and tasteless - except the grilled shrimp and the fresh warm tasty bread. Service very efficient, if somewhat terse. Even though the price was fair, I would not recommend the experience.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Hadiqa Street, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate
  • Phone Number: 2448 8071

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Turkish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?