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Bosphorus

329-A N. Harrison Ave., Cary, NC 27511
919-460-1300
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Ranked #5 of 344 restaurants in Cary
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Turkish
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English first
New Bern, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

This is a fun place tucked away in downtown Cary. Wonderful food with the ability to share and combine. BYOB makes it very reasonable. It is small and you can order take-out.

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North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We had never eaten Turkish food before but saw these reviews and had to try. We ordered the cigar appetizer, chicken pizza boat and the meat tray. The food was so rich in flavor that even our picky children ate it and liked it! The only disappointment was they don't serve kid drinks (i.e. milk, juice or lemonade) only soda.... More

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Cary, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I've been here before and liked the food, but tonight was a not-so-great experience. I ordered the Meze platter to share, and it was ok, except for the stuffed grape leaves, which my friend and I agreed were the worst we've ever had. The leaves were coarse and tough, very stemmy tasting. The stuffing was tasteless and either stale or... More

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Caeur D Alene
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246 reviews 246 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Good parking. Sercice was helpful and friendly. I ordered hummus and the mixed grill. Awesome taste. Great food It can get busy so I with time.

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Cary, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I've only been here 3 times so far, and we already love this place! I've had the Gyro sandwich, Gyro plate, and Ali Nazik. They were all exceptional and the Ali Nazik was a truly unique dish like nothing else I've ever had. Also, their "pide bread" is unique compared to what I'm used to, but this is a good... More

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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624 reviews 624 reviews
442 restaurant reviews
296 helpful votes 296 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

OK... so the personality of the waiter/owner is what gave true flavor to the meal and atmosphere. Our server was great.. no doubt the reason for much returned business. The Mediterranean flavors with a heavy handed menu item list of Turkish delights was the food I was weaned on. We ate as a family. 7 of us total. Place was... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Lahmacun and pide taste great here. If you are looking for a good Turkish restaurant look no more. Kebabs are also great. They are fairly quick with the food but it is delicious.

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Cary, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went there for Dinner with my Family. Appetizers were great and the Main Meal ( We selected 2 Kebab Dishes) we excellent and very authentic. The place is owned and operated by a Turkish Family so you know you are getting the real deal. Turkish food is delicious and Bosphorus did not disappoint. Nice outdoor patio.

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Durham
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My fiance and I are reluctant to try to new places as we generally are quite loyal to the establishments we frequent but our friends recommended we have lunch here and I'm so glad they did! This place is simply amazing in so many aspects. The service is fast, staff is extremely friendly and the dishes are not only tasty,... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This is a small place in Cary and they have amazing food. I am a vegetarian but I have visited this place with lot of friends and co workers who were eat meat and they were as happy as i was (trust me, it's rare :) ). I love the appetizers and the pizzas they have, especially the complimentary dip... More

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