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Cinar Turkish Restaurant 2

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Wed, 7/24
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Delivery, Takeout
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

This was our first time at a Turkish restaurant, and will go back. The food was good, staff was attentive.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank newjerseyal
Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

The title says it all. Authentic music, good Mediterranean food, nice service. It makes me sad to see the place so empty for lunch.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed January 19, 2019

Was very excited to try out this place. Unfortunately my order did not live up to my expectations. I ordered the shrimp casserole. While the dish looked interesting it was very bland. It was tomato based with lots of cheese. At first glance I thought...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank L T
Reviewed December 25, 2018

Nice atmosphere, but avoid tables near the door in winter - though these tables have better looking and more comfortable chairs than the others in restaurant. Food was very good and service initially was very prompt and courteous, but as the evening went on, our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ams44
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

I have e eaten at Cinar a number of times. The decor is charming, staff friendly, food fresh and tasty. My big dilemma is that I eat only fish and vegetarian. For the first year they were open, they served an incredible stuffed eggplant. It...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank reneeherm
Reviewed December 1, 2018

A large space; BIG parking lot. I was told the space had previously been a Friendly's restaurant. We ordered cold hummus to start, but it was served without any flat bread or pita bread which I thought was unusual. There was a bread basket as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NJ E
Reviewed September 18, 2018

This is a nice place with strong customer focus. Felt really welcomed. Started with Stuffed Grape Leaves, OK, but not great. Had the medittaranean salad with grilled octopus.. Really good. We had one fish dish, Branzino - excellent. Three lamb dishes. Baby Okra, Hunkar Begendi...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AndrewK916
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Wonderful menu of international cuisine. Something different in a great classical building in West Caldwell. Friendly staff and great food. What a great combination!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank richochez
Reviewed August 26, 2018

What makes a meal enjoyable? It starts with the food which was great. The restaurant itself is clean with a great ambiance. And last the service was excellent. Plenty of variety in menu that everyone can find the right meal. And don't forget to have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank angelhair111162
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The stuffed eggplant and salads are delicious. Save room for dessert. The wait staff is hospital and efficient. We were surprised when this restaurant, which took over a Friendly's, became our go-to for dinner out with friends.

Date of visit: August 2018
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