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Bosphorus Restaurant

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Mediterranean, Turkish
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329-A N. Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513
(919) 460-1300
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 75
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The Very Best Turkish Food I've had

Fantastic food and excellent, attentive and friendly service. I've been here twice and often find myself thinking about when I can get back there. They have the best hummus anywhere. The people who work there treat the clientele like friends and family. Don't miss out on this place!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Paul F
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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Fantastic food and excellent, attentive and friendly service. I've been here twice and often find myself thinking about when I can get back there. They have the best hummus anywhere. The people who work there treat the clientele like friends and family. Don't miss out on this place!

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Norfolk, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 NEW

Place itself requires some renovation. Actually they in process of adding bathroom, but some simple changes like putting nice pictures on the walls, changing lighting and so on would be helpful. There are two rooms without waiting area, all tables except one are for four people. Portion of appetizers are not generous and food is not expensive, but it is... More 

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Knightdale
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3 reviews 3 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

I can't get enough of this place. They have the most amazing food. They are very fast, polite and affordable. I tell everyone about them.

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Germantown, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We had a lunch today at Bosporus. The service was very warm and very good too. I have eaten at Turkish and middle eastern restaurants all over the world and this one rates close to the top. We had the cold apetizer combo which was fresh and delicious. The shepherd salad was very good too. Prices are also very reasonable.... More 

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Cary
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Excellent food with great variety. Friendly staff. Weekends can cause long wait for seating. Call ahead to get the lay of the land.

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NC
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146 reviews 146 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Four of us went for a Saturday lunch. The place was really buzzing! We were greeted promptly, shown to a table, and given menus. Water and bread were soon brought to the table. They were really busy that day and it took a while for them to return and take our orders. The service was, however, friendly as can be... More 

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Smithfield, North Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Finally, the Bosphorus is expanding their space! Delicious food, wonderful tea, and the best service in the area. If you want to talk, relax and have a fantastic, reasonably priced meal, this is the place for you

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Greenville, NC
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We were looking for something close to our daytrip destination in Cary and found this place on Tripadvisor. The reviews were good so we gave it a try for lunch. I have enjoyed Middle Eastern and Mediterranean food in the US and in the Middle East and I would rank their food right up there with the best. We were... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Nice place, clean and the food is good. Friendly staff. I even heard they have a pretty low cork fee if you want to bring your own bottle of wine.. Might want to call ahead and verify though..

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Apex, North Carolina, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This is a small strip mall restaurant that could be easily missed. Nice inside. Suitable for a date night. Very friendly and helpful staff. I went back 2 weeks later for the second time and the head waiter remembered me from only one visit. The meal is started with a flavored oil and warm fresh bread. We had the mixed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 329-A N. Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: (919) 460-1300

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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