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Pasha

#1,740 of 11,426 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Upper West Side
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70 West 71st Street, New York City, NY 10023 (Columbus)
1,2,3,C,B trains
212-579-8751
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: With its deep red walls and skylight dining room, Pasha is one of the best...
With its deep red walls and skylight dining room, Pasha is one of the best Turkish restaurants in North America. Anyone who wants to take a "magical carpet ride" to Istanbul in a very elegant and comfortable ambience and warm and friendly service should visit Pasha.
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  • 48
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  • 46
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Turkish food.

Loved this place. I have lived in this area for over 10 years and I have finally went to Pasha.Very, very good! They have an appealing pre-fix menu, which my wife went with. The lamb with eggplant puree was excellent and I highly recommend.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
John D
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Romantic
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New York City, New York
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Loved this place. I have lived in this area for over 10 years and I have finally went to Pasha.Very, very good! They have an appealing pre-fix menu, which my wife went with. The lamb with eggplant puree was excellent and I highly recommend.

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Tobago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Food is good and it tends to attract me back time and again. It provides a god ambience for both business and social meetings with good service and a menu that I enjoy.

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Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

It was your typical Turkish food. I had the vegetarian casserole which I thought was okay. I imagine the meat dishes were better.

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New York, United States
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We got there a bit after 10 PM Food was good - really - as was the wine we choose But they really wanted to close at 11 and we were a bit rushed.

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Oakland, California
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I really tried to like this, but frankly it's a good waitress "selling" well. Asked about how I'd like my lamb for the (I'd fill in the blanks here but their web site is down for the menu! Yes I tried from several computers/devices) my dish, I said "medium" or "however you suggest" and... it came out as thin strips... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Excellent Turkish/Mediterranean restaurant on the Upper West Side. Nice ambience, friendly efficient service and excellent food. Reasonable prices too. Highly recommended!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

The atmosphere was cozy and pleasant, and the food was very good. Great service- all in all a good experience.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Read about this restaurant, and was very pleasantly surprised. Great pre fixe menu choices. Everything was beautifully prepared, and had wonderful taste and texture. The stuffed chicken breast in a cream sauce was to die for.We were also so lucky to have a charming Turkish waitress who took wonderful care of us. A great place to dine.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Utterly mouth-watering and beguilingly beautiful. And, that's just the scents of spices and grilled food wafting through the unassuming door-way as you enter this oasis away from the hubbub of New York's mad chaotic frenzy... This Upper West Side restaurant is by far one of the BEST if not the veritable BEST eatery in New York city, alas State, by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Pasha has a lot going for it. The location is convenient to transportation and a short walk from Lincoln Center. The decor is great, cocktails are great, the staff are friendly and attentive and the food is consistently excellent. I have traveled in Turkey and found Pasha's food to match some of the best I had in Istanbul. My favorite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 70 West 71st Street, New York City, NY 10023
    (Columbus)
  • Public Transportation: 1,2,3,C,B trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighborhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: 212-579-8751

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 60
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romantic

Description

With its deep red walls and skylight dining room, Pasha is one of the best Turkish restaurants in North America. Anyone who wants to take a "magical carpet ride" to Istanbul in a very elegant and comfortable ambience and warm and friendly service should visit Pasha.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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