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Turquoise Cafe

2147 W Roscoe St, Chicago, IL 60618-6271
+1 773-549-3523
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“lahmacun” (10 reviews)
“baklava” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2147 W Roscoe St, Chicago, IL 60618-6271
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant. Outdoor sitting if fine. Good Turkish food at reasonable prices. We had to wait longer than usual for our food.

Thank Nathan K
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is small but the staff was so friendly and helpful. We started by sharing the hummus, and there was plenty for the 4 of us. I had the Iskender dinner, which was gyro meat over pita with tomato sauce and yogurt. This was...More

Thank MTR14
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Another great experience! Took my visiting cousin and his wife here. Amazing Colorado Lamb Shank! Mixed grill and chicken kabobs also very good. Try the Efes pils. Baklava a must!

Thank SamAdamsGhost
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Sweet spot with cozy, warm atmosphere, tasty food with generous portions and good service. The people are friendly too.

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This spot has been around for a long time and even though management and maybe the chef changed the food is still excellent. I can't believe how many people they can seat in this place! But it is still comfy. The Zucchini Beignets are exquisite,...More

Thank OP60302
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant located in the heart of Roscoeville, not too far from famous Cubs' Wrigleyfield. Inside of the restaurant is charming and stylish with a bar. You can visit this place either at lunch or dinner. If you ask me you have to try Lahmacun...More

Thank Davit A
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Last time we ate there, everything smelled fishy. They changed the fries to frozen, prices are pretty high now. We were six people and automatically they charged me way over for tips, which they don't deserve it. Even though I called and emailed the manager...More

Thank al-taer
Reviewed January 28, 2018

While the cafe is small, the food and the service are wonderful. The white fish on potato nest with spinach was excellent as was the baked bread. Friends had Turkish specialties and they raved about these. I would make a special trip down to the...More

Thank annchov
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

When in Roscoe Village,have lunch or dinner here.The menu is outstanding.The food is prepared ,with taste and presentation in mind,to delight the customers. Meats are grilled to perfection.Vegetables are fresh.And their bread,baked daily on site is simply delicious. Service is very efficient and friendly.Full bar.

Thank H0wardL713
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy the food at Turquoise and our last visit was no exception. They start you off with warm freshly baked bread. We started with the seafood salad. My husband had the lamb and I had the Ossobuco short rib—super tender and cooked to...More

Thank SeasonedFoodie
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Howard R
July 30, 2017|
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Yes. Quite full!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2147 W Roscoe St, Chicago, IL 60618-6271
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Roscoe Village
  • Neighborhood: Roscoe Village
  • Phone Number: +1 773-549-3523
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