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New Kapadokia Restaurant

2399 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-1613
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Ranked #32 of 236 Restaurants in Redwood City
Price range: $10 - $20
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Winslow
Transit: Cal Train station is across the street about 100 feet away
Description: New Kapadokia is the only Authentic Turkish Restaurant in Bay Area which was featured on "CHECK PLEASE" on KQED. Everything gets served is homemade by Meral Guvenc and the recipes are her mother's and grandmother's.
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English first
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 September 18, 2014 NEW

Just tried this last week as part of an ongoing search for a meal that rivals our experiences in Istanbul. New Kapakokia is a good option but probably won't make our regular restaurant "rotation". My wife had an appetizer sampler as an entree and enjoyed all she had. I had the manti (pasta) with a lentil soup. The soup was... More

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San Diego
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78 reviews 78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

My colleague and I decided to try New Kapadokia last night and were both glad we did. The flavors were perfect, everything was fresh and tasted amazing. The turkish salad was perfect in the amount of vinegar to bring out the right taste in the cucumber and tomatoes. The kefta was just spicy enough to really offset with the yogurt... More

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Oneonta, New York
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89 reviews 89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal together. We spent quite a bit of time conversing with the owner and his love for his culture and serving people was very evident. We strongly recommend this restaurant!

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Hayward, California
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184 reviews 184 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Went there to celebrate a birthday and came away with exotic foods from Turkey! The owner allowed us to sample a approx. 6 - 7 dishes along with soup or salad to start. My favorites were the ravoili type dish (to die for) and the House specials. The dishes were NOT spicy and all the meat was tender and scrumptious.... More

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Woodside, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

That combination is enough for me to like a place. However, the level of attentive service and quality of the food really makes this place stand out. Criticisms - definitely the wine list leaves a lot to be desired. The red on offer was barely palatable and the Turkish wines are overpriced

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Menlo Park, California
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147 reviews 147 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

There aren't too many turkish (instead of arab) restaurants, and New Kapadokia has a family flair. Great tomato dishes, tea with a smile. Don't let them talk you into any of the Turkish wines, they're not worth it. One of my once every two month places; nothing terribly special but solid good eats.

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Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

We had Sunday dinner here with our son and daughter-in-law. My wife and I split the Kebab Combo 2 which included lamb chops, kortes, Adana kebab, lamb and chicken shish kebab served with rice and vegetables. The lamb and chicken were very good but the ground beef based items were not as good. We tried the Sobiyet, the Irmik Helvast... More

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San Francisco Bay Area
4 reviews 4 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

New Kapadokia is our 31-year-old daughter's favorite restaurant, so last Thursday we thought we would give it a try and took a friend along with us. We asked the owner, Adam, to bring what he thought we would like. He first brought an appetizer sampler with dolmas. None of us thought we liked dolmas, but they were fabulous as were... More

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194 reviews 194 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

We have been to New Kapadokia Restaurant a number of times, most recently this week and have always liked the food. Food: The food here is very good, well flavored and well cooked. Our favorites on the menu are mainly from the Meze section and include the Cevizli Ezmer (we always get this!), Falafels, Sigara Boregi and the Dolmas. From... More

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Redwood City, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

My hubby keeps talking about this place! Really wants to go back!

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