We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Efes Restaurant

Order Online

Ratings and reviews

#5,190 of 18,786 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Location and contact

A Modern touch to the traditional Turkish cuisine, variation of kebabs and stews along with daily made traditional deserts. A warm atmosphere with a authentic touch in décor accompanied by delicious meals and traditional Turkish tea.
$16 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
Reviews (79)
Filter reviews
72 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews baklava rice salad bread turkish pizza adana kebab lamb turkish tea tube station main meal lovely food main course branch ayran whitechapel sauce stepney
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 72 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for a lot of walking group friends to meet and friendly staff. Worth knowing if you are in the area.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jandee2017
Reviewed February 23, 2019

Efes has a number of spots in London, but no longer all under the same ownership. This one is a touch canteen like.The menu remains much as it has been for at least 30 years, a large variety of Turkish food, nothing wrong with any...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ahungrybear
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Lovely food good service in the east end of London cannot fault its cooking good to go on Saturday afternoon

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank alperkusabbi
Reviewed January 31, 2019

We didn't eat in, we had carry-out on two different occasions. The food was quite good. Grilled Haloumi, Falafel, Lamb Donor, Chicken Donor. We ordered for 4 adults and there was enough food to feed us all with leftovers for another meal. I would definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SteaksMom
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

This is the second time we have visited the Stepney Green branch of Efes and it just gets better! Great, freshly cooked food and big portions.The staff were really friendly and really looked after my Daughters and Neice and Nephew. We will be back again......More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank daytripperclan
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

First of all I would like to admit the food. It was delicious and authentic. However, service would like to be much more better! We visited this place off pick time when only 3 tables were occupied, but staff came to take our order after...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dianamatroluxe
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

I visited the Whitechapel branch of this very small chain of restaurants on Boxing Day with friends for one of their birthdays. Greeted by a friendly server, I was shown to a table near the bar. The place was bursting with people, mainly locals, taking...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mongovag
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Good Turkish Restaurant. They have branches other areas. Good food and nice decoration. They have nice Turkish tea and starter. Little bit expensive though. Good to have get together with friends for long time with variety of selections

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TanimDrums
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

What can I say? Food portions were smaller than a Turkish fish and chip shop. Everything is expensive compared to other Turkish restaurants in the area! Their menu says service charge for 6 or more people. We had 4. Myself my wife and 2 toddlers....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank taj1578
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Saturday evening dinner for two. Great food fresh and well presented. They’ve got a licence now . Wish I’d known earlier before I bought beers to take in. Finished with Turkish coffee and baclavas. £50 for two excellent value. Staff polite and attentive.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank dealdickie
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,096 nearby hotels
Travelodge London Bethnal Green
1,380 reviews
.46 miles away
The East London Hotel
239 reviews
.62 miles away
Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
948 reviews
.65 miles away
The Royal Foundation of St Katharine
580 reviews
.71 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 27,504 nearby restaurants
272 reviews
.10 miles away
Anima D'italia
263 reviews
.22 miles away
The Half Moon
161 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 6,794 nearby attractions
Ragged School Museum
58 reviews
.51 miles away
Stepney City Farm
51 reviews
.35 miles away
St. Dunstan's Church
5 reviews
.37 miles away
Bethnal Green Station
25 reviews
.44 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
November 4, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Efes S | Property representative |
Hi Yes is halal
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing