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126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
+44 20 8989 3083
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12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed January 29, 2016

This is generally our go to place in the area, it's got great food and we have never been let down by them in terms of quality of food. The food is great value for money as well and I would definitely recommend their platters!!!! I normally order the iskender or chicken kebab with bread and yogurt. The meat is... More 

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1 Thank Zahra87
Bracknell, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 28, 2016

This is a great restaurant serving good traditional turkish food.The atmosphere is vibrant with friendly staff and many regular customers dining.The quality of food is first class and I will definitely come again.

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1 Thank Derrick G
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

If you are look for healthy fast food then there isn't a better option. Great selection of Turkish kebabs and staff are very friendly. Has the added bonus of being able to take away and bring your own bottle.

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1 Thank McGoat27
UK
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205 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Nicely busy restaurant where you can be crammed into tables but the atmosphere is buzzing. Family orientated, great value and good size portions.

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1 Thank Charlie C
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have been eating at Wood Oven since it opened and it's perfect healthy, fast food. The menu is simple but offers all the classic Turkish dishes. We always opt for the mixed grill for two and struggle to finish. Can't get better food for the price.

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2 Thank bl0nd13
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Being the local Turkish restaurant from where I live, having been to Wood Oven just a couple of times in 5 years says everything. This restaurant is very popular with the locals as its packed on a daily basis and fair play to them, however the food here is mediocre and average at best. I visited this week with my... More 

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1 Thank Rej H
London, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed November 26, 2015

This Wood oven BBQ restaurant is a typical turkish with varied menus of kebabs, shish, pizzas, etc. The staff are very friendly and the food is very tasty. It quite busy in the evenings and you can take your own alcohol with you with saves a few bob. There is also a Wood Oven Kitchen Restaurant opened just across the... More 

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2 Thank Kay A
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Anyone can be served a bad meal anywhere its how its dealt with when you have a complaint, one of a party of four had an avocado salad as a main meal , the avocado was black & obviously off so it was sent back, by the time it came back ( after everyone had eaten their meals ) I... More 

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4 Thank Tony P
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Gone down hill since it opened!!! Went a few days ago food was terrible so salty!!!! I was unable to eat it!!!! Hardly any one in there but yet they had 6 waiters standing around doing nothing and watching you eat!! Gave Pitta bread instead of Turkish bread. What I did eat of the dinner left me feeling ill!!!!! I... More 

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5 Thank kay2904
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2015

A second branch has recently opened, opposite the older restaurant and it is appalling. Be very careful and clear about which one they seat you in. I called the older one (the number given on Google, next to the image of the older shop), made a booking for 15 and confirmed it was BYoB. When my party arrived at the... More 

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3 Thank Kate J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8989 3083

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?