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Istanbul Cafe


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Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love, love, love this place. The service is warm, friendly, like family. The eating are is like being in someone's large dining room...very comfortable and homey. The food is GREAT! I have been here about 15 times and I'm going back. I hope they...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jimgG4495YC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great turkish food. unique menu options. the pide are great. always delicious. friendly service. we come here about once every other month.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Coastal756072
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Our friend heard that this restaurant was excellent so we decided to try it. The very small and casual eatery serves delicious , plentiful food. Our waitress was super friendly and brought me a sample of a spice that we were discussing. We all had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank IrmaG497
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Recommended by a neighbor, we had to try it. A storefront, not fancy, just great Turkish food, reasonably priced. I had a roasted lamb shank and it was the best I ever had (and I’ve had many). My wife had an Adana kebab, a bit...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank PJE72
Reviewed April 8, 2019

A few years ago we tried their other restaurant in St. James and were disappointed when they closed all too soon. Our neighbor told us about the re-opening in Centereach, and we ran over. This is not Greek food! It is a bit spicier and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Leta E
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Each time I have been here for lunch, the food & service have been great. There are always lunch specials, & they have always been delicious. This last visit, I ordered the chicken sheesh, & chose red rice plus salad with it. I ate quite...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PussyKatz
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are regulars at Istanbul Cafe and will continue to be. Their baba famous is out of this world! Everything we order here is fresh, homemade and incredible. The family and its staff are friendly and attentive. I can’t say enough about...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jimgG4495YC
Reviewed June 9, 2017

My husband had overheard a conversation between some fellow commuters about this restaurant. We are always in search of some good Greek food. We have driven past this location numerous times without a second glance. Well worth stopping in. Only a few tables were occupied...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Susaneac
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Great place can't beat it. Don't let the shopping center fool you. They are nice people that make a great gyro... that chocolate pudding is outstanding too.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank josephsY7590NL
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Go here weekly and the food is always excellent . The red rice is authentic and everything on the menu is highly recommended

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank christinaandlisa
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