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Istanbul On King

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159 King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
9519-6643
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10:00 am - 1:30 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 1:30 am
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Sydney, Australia
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238 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Istanbul has been keeping punters happy all hours for as long as I remember. How? With big juicy kebabs and Turkish food on the main strip of King Street, nearby several bars. A great combo. Lockout laws and the Nanny State are making an effort to close Istanbul at midnight. This could be your last chance to live the Mike... More 

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Kota, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Freshest and succulent chicken kebabs, Shish and rolls. Open till late, right at a street-corner, prompt service, and moderately priced. A range of dishes for the vegetarians as well.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

ISTANBUL is always good for that late night snack or greasy hangover cure. Good range of kebabs including lamb, pide and slices of pizza.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

By far the best kebabs in Sydney. The taste takes you to Istanbul and so does the interior of the place. I always crave a kebab from Istanbul on King. The fresh made pita bread makes it what it is.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

Great prices, tasty kebabs. What more do you need after a few beers?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Turkish
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Monday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Newtown
  • Neighborhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: 9519-6643

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

Staying in Newtown

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Newtown
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the best live music venues in the city, shows can be found everywhere from the official theaters to the neighborhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a neighborhood primarily known for its many Thai restaurants, Newtown has evolved into a foodie's paradise with a delightful array of highly innovative cuisines from around the world. It is still possible to eat on a budget, but if you crave a more sophisticated menu, Newtown will not disappoint.