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Cemo

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557 High Rd | IG1 1TZ, Ilford, England
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Description: Local turkish restaurant

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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I'm proud to say that because of this restaurant I fell in love with Turkish food. Although the prices r gonna up cemo is amazing and I will always remember it and it will stay in my heart

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
Bismah I
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Went in here to have good Turkish food and was dissappointed. The waitress doesn't speak proper English and got our order all wrong. Our main course come out before our starters did. So we complained about it the food went back and eventually our lentil soup came. Doesn't taste like proper lentil soup had lots of black pepper and tasted... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

went here after my friend (regular customer) kept recommending. Decor is nice, warm. Disappointed with the food overall. We ordered a Large Platter (£50 supposedly for 5-6 people) which turned up and was not very big at al. compared to other turkish places, the portion was not generous... at the end, we were given 4 backlavas to share between 6... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I'm proud to say that because of this restaurant I fell in love with Turkish food. Although the prices r gonna up cemo is amazing and I will always remember it and it will stay in my heart

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Went here a lot for lunch, the lahmacun (I think I'm spelling that right) is excellent, and the service is great along with the prices. Would definitely recommend this to anyone in the area!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Came to try for the first time and it was excellent fresh delicious food and for your money you get great service and lots of food. The waiter was a excellent friendly gentleman with perfect service even though it was busy he was managing everything perfectly. Will definately come back and highly recomended.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

First time at this restaurant, usually travel to Nth London but we were recommended Cemo. Very friendly owner, very attentive and we had the huge Meze platter. So much food! Great place and excellent food, will return!

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Romford, United Kingdom
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152 reviews 152 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Ate here for the first time in a little while and thought the food was as good as the first time I came, I also liked the new decor after the refurbishment the place has gone through. Food is Turkish style cooked on the open BBQ , the breads are all baked on the premises and delicious , the meat... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Went for a meal with my family. Very noisy, waiters rushing around and banging dishes down when serving. Food was hot and fresh but it was so noisy and hectic I couldnt enjoy it. The staff were very loud amongst each other too in their language. A group of men sitting on the table near us were talking inappropriately. This... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Have eaten here a number of times and have never been disappointed. Food is cooked in front of you and is very fresh. Portions are huge - plenty of bread and salad with grilled food. Takeaways are equally good. Well worth a visit.

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Romford, England, United Kingdom
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136 reviews 136 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Simply a no-frills well presented family run Turkish/Kurdish 'Mangal' or 'Ocakbasi' in the fringes of Essex! All the grill food is freshly prepared and the Lahmacun (Turkish style thin pizza with minced lamb, peppers and onion) is brilliant. If I can't make it to North London for my fix then hopping down the road from where I am, Cemo is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 557 High Rd | IG1 1TZ, Ilford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Ilford

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Turkish

Description

Local turkish restaurant

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