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32 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 249-4100
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11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sampler appetizer: excellent served with bread. lentil soup: superb, garnish with little lemon Chicken Adana: delicious,small portion was just about right Excellent service

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Bridgewater
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110 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I always loved Efes food and service, but since they finished the dining room upstairs, it is even better. Same great food, even though it seems they tweak things each time...for the better. if you like good Mediterranean Food, and you are in the New Brunswick area, Efe's is the place

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Edison, New Jersey
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I first visited EFES in Princeton and liked it so much. And then came to know that it is also there in New Brunswick. I took my family couple of times for dinner and everyone loves the Falafel and Chicken/lamb Adana as well as Yogurt Adana. Will definitely keep visiting. Although finding a parking near by is little tricky, but... More 

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New Jersey
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

First time here at their dining room to palate a genuine Mediterranean feast of colors, smells and tastes. Courteous staff. Pleasant atmosphere. Is B.Y.O.

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Thank 1Sybarite
Maryland
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

This is a nice little gem right near the New Brunswick train station in t he heart of the Rutgers campus. We loved the second floor location overlooking the street corner, really gives it a NY City vibe, and the food, OMG it was amazing. We have been to many Mediterranean restaurants and this was one of the top. I... More 

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Highland Park, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

I visit this place very often! Food, service, prices and environment is excellent! I highly recommend EFEs if you are looking for great mediterranean cuisine! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️👍🏼

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Thank franklincnj
Piscataway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Awesome food, awesome atmosphere, friendly staff. Shah was our waiter. He was very friendly and had us laughing the whole time. I was there with my sister and our mom. Definitely a great place for date night, family night, or a night out with friends. I believe it is BYOB.

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Thank Ashley W
New Jersey
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189 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

From our last visit this place has changed so much. We really enjoyed our meal here. We were invited by our family and with reluctance we went. We are so glad we did. They have completely redone the second floor and the ambiance is very nice. Nice private room also on the side for large families or meetings. The servers... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

The food was tasy. The service was pleaseant, however the ambience was average. There is a flight of stairs to the dining area which made it difficult for one of our group.

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New Jersey
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We love this place because it is BYOB (which saves a lot on price when you bring your own wine bottle) and the food is delicious. The lamb and chicken kabobs meals are always large on size, tender and sooooo tasty! When ever we have out-of-town guests we definitely go here! The pricing is very reasonable and the menu has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: (732) 249-4100

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