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Sultana

1149 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4307
650-322-4343
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Ranked #10 of 119 Restaurants in Menlo Park
Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: Turkish
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Nome, Alaska
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98 reviews 98 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We returned to Sultana after years of staying away for 5 yeas and regret our return. The reviews are absurd....the food and service is substantially terrible. The appetizer (mezes) starter was promising...good actually. The mains, including the much ballyhood Pomagranite kebab, barely edible. My adana kebab was cold and tasteless...I sent it back ant it returned...cold and tasteless...they didn't have... More

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Pasadena, ca
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We got take out, but once inside I wished we had the time to eat there. Our wraps were fantastic and the staff was very nice.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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157 reviews 157 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We dined here on Tuesday June 10th, a quiet night and ate in the outside back patio, where the few patrons that evening were also. The staff was friendly and attentive. The humus was very good, but needed more spices, like pepper or paprika. Also, it would have been nice to have fresh olives free with the bread and humus... More

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Menlo Park, CA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've been here many times. The food is good, the service good. I like the Imam Bialdi (the priest fainted). P likes the kebabs. They often host big tables.

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Del Mar, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Service was very attentive and food was very good. We enjoyed the assorted appetizer plate (shared among the five of us). All mains were good, especially the stuffed eggplant.

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San Jose, California
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174 reviews 174 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

My wife and I recently returned from a trip to Istanbul and came away with a love for Turkish food. We've been looking for a good option near home and Sultana is the best reviewed Turkish we've found so far. While not quite as good as the places we dined in Istanbul - Sultana is a great option. My wife... More

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Daly City, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Never having eaten at a Turkish restaurant, my friend and I thought this sounded intriguing. The restaurant was spotless, welcoming, and the food was delicious. We split the cold appetizer plate, I had the lamb kebab, and my friend had the "pomegranated" lamb/beef. All were perfectly prepared and wonderful, and the side dishes were, too. My friend had the cheese... More

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Falmouth
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71 reviews 71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Our friend from the area was having a birthday and we left the choice of restaurants up to her. She went to Yelp and found Sultana which none of us had ever been to before. What a wonderful surprise. Three of us had the seafood kabob and my wife had the lamb. We also had hot appetizer and desert. What... More

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Menlo Park, California
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Eating on their patio is fabulous. It's secluded and away from the street. On sunny, cool days it can feel like summer. Their lunch menu is very well priced.

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Palo Alto, California
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541 reviews 541 reviews
366 restaurant reviews
236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Attended a phenomenal rehearsal dinner here the other night. The food was outstanding, the service was on point, and the atmosphere was so warm and inviting. This is the Turkish food that you go looking for in Turkey. The falafels were some of the best I've had in the area, and the salmon-shrimp kebabs were equally outstanding. People were asking... More

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