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Jumeirah Beach Residence | The Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 44 393 788
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

The portions are big, the choice is pretty good. My favourite Turkish restaurant. I do not like the JBR branch because of the service and the crowd, and it's a shame Sharjah branch and Abu Dhabi branches were closed down. The prices were affordable, competitive and the taste is certainly good. Sahara Mall branch also had a great atmosphere.

Thank Eva E
The Marina, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Spent a week recovering from the effects of bad lentil soup that I had there. Airconditioning seems not to be working properly. Ordered a soup and other mezzas. Left after an hour and in the evening started experiencing severe abdominal pain. I will save you the remaining details.

Thank ssteins1971
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

I come from a turkish background and this was the worst Turkish restaurant I've ever been. This place isn’t authentic and the spices don’t reflect turkish food at all with very little flavour overall. The service wasn’t great and no one seemed to care about coming over to our table. When we were finished with our starters the waiter didn’t... More 

Thank _sevgibb
Arcola, Texas
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I love Doner and Kosebasi was located nearby my hotel. The Doner was good, not what you would get in Istanbul, but I did not have that expectation. Quality was good and portions were generous. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank Bruce R
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I've been to Kosebasi with a friend, on a busy Friday for Lunch. I have to say despite the cafe was busy, the service was quick, prices are very reasonable, food qualify is very good, staff were friendly and helpful, and menu has many options. I would go there again.

Thank Vaguish
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The food never fails to deliver on taste or quality and the staff are extremely polite and attentive. Sitting outside on the walk at JBR is a very pleasant way to spend an evening.

Thank Caelan221212
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Great turkish food at a good price. Always good. Service can be so and so. Most of the times very good.

Thank Karin R
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Since i am from Turkey I know the original restaurant. The tastes were different than the ones we have in Turkey. But the waitresses were friendly. The restaurant is well located. It has a nice decoration too.

Thank Ilkim E
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

Kosebasi is a Turkish restaurant on the Walk. The beef kebabs were very good. Fortunately only hotels can serve alcohol, so we had to make do with soft drinks

Thank mc195003
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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128 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Great service, ambience and the food is pretty good too. There's a lot of Arabic influences, which if you're expecting real Turkish food then you may be disappointed. Prices are on the higher end so don't expect cheap kebabs here.

Thank Karen D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jumeirah Beach Residence | The Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > The Marina
  • Neighborhood: The Marina
  • Phone Number: +971 44 393 788

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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 The Marina

Neighborhood Profile
The Marina
It’s hard to believe that only a decade ago there was no marina. Opened in 2003, the man-made marina runs along a 3km stretch of shoreline. A heady mix of luxurious hotels, apartment buildings, and cafes, the marina hosts regular community events and markets, and is a wonderful place to while away an afternoon or evening. Spectacular at night when the skyscrapers glisten, here you can enjoy dinner on the beach next to the sea, or visit a high-rise bar in a hotel for a magnificent view across the Gulf and the man-made Palm Island, with the world-famous Atlantis Hotel at its end. The Walk at Jumeirah beach Residences is a pedestrianized stretch leading to a new development: The Beach. It’s one of the few places where Gulf nationals mix with tourists and Western ex-pats. It’s a popular place to show off your supercar for an evening, so watch out for Lamborghinis, Maseratis, and Ferraris in abundance.
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