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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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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 144
    Excellent
  • 88
    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
Most recent review
Excellent meal, especially the prawns - real value for money

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Greggbb
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Bristol, 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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262 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
Bristol, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

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
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

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
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 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
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Not fancy restaurant. But top quality. Cheap prices. High quality food. Especially the calimari and Sal fish. Bread served fresh. Indeed very good quick lunch or dinner

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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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?