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Istanbul Restaurant Meze

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40 Marine Parade, Worthing BN11 3QA, England
01903 219119
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fancied something different on a summers evening but was sadly disappointed . Service was very slow and disorganised, food was lacking any flavour and cold and staff just didn't seem to care. What a shame as I had heard good things

Thank margary1
Brighton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the second time we had visited in about 5 weeks. The food is really tasty and not over priced. Service is laid back and un-rushed. Sadly not a lot of atmosphere. Would we go back? Yes! We like the food.

Thank Bright0nBelle1
Rugby, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On holiday in Worthing and decided that, as this was a short walk from our hotel and we like Turkish food, it would be a good place to celebrate my husbands' birthday. We arrived at about 6pm and the place was deserted. That didn't really surprise us as it was a Tuesday but, in hindsight, maybe there's a reason no... More 

Thank Bong1968
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great evening in here on Monday night it was very quiet but the food was exceptional , the mousaka was excellent as was the chicken Shish would definitely recommend and will be visiting again shortly.

Thank MRSGWorthing
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131 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Istanbul for a meal and chose the set menu. It was really delicious. We had cold and hot starters, lamb and chicken, rice salad and a selection of desserts. It was a lovely meal and they also had an really good vegetarian selection for my daughter. Fresh, clean, beautifully cooked and lovely surroundings.

Thank Denise W
Brighton, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Had a decent meal here, staff friendly, but lacked a bit atmosphere, maybe that was a mid week thing.

Thank MikeFo
Worthing, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We went there for our anniversary dinner.Tasteless food and expensive.The Waiter ( a young guy) who stated that was the owner of the restaurant was very rude.I won't come back.

Thank maycagaga
Derby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I was disappointed that they didn't offer any Turkish tea after the meal, which seems to be the standard now for Turkish restaurants. However the food was really delicious.

Thank Sam D
Lancing, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice in the last week. The service was great and the food was delicious ! Definetly an undiscovered gem. Will be back very soon !

1 Thank alisonlouisebell
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

I and my family eat here whenever we are visiting Worthing, which is often. Lovely food, (we're vege's and it suits us well) and the sweetest most attentive and caring staff. Highly recommended. xxx

1 Thank carolroyle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Vegetarian, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Marine Parade, Worthing BN11 3QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Worthing
  • Phone Number: 01903 219119

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