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Istanbul Gyro & Kebab

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723 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2508
+1 757-314-1122
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“gyros” (8 reviews)
“baklava” (4 reviews)
“pita bread” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Greek
723 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2508
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Had the Kofte platter. Delish spiced meat patties char grilled with pita and I chose the salad. Satisfying lunch for under 11 bucks.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Don't be put off by the building! It's not much to look at, but they have it where it counts! Amazing food! We've tried gyros and kebabs and love it all! The Turkish Delight and Baklava are incredible!

Thank Glitterstim
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Finding a good place for good kofte and kebabs is tough. Istanbul is the best in the area and possibly the eastern shore. Service is prompt and food is amazing. Prices are good too.

Thank Uscgdoc
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We ate lunch here on a two day stay. By far the best gyro I have had since leaving Europe. They were real gyros with beef and lamb cooked on a spit and shaved off. Small but worth the trip in for a excellent gyro.

1  Thank Buddy W
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

İskender kebab & gyro very delicious Thnx They cook very well I advise everyone to try here If you know Turkish Food it will be a good place to taste agains

Thank Katakulli N
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Before a show at Push Comedy, our friends suggested this restaurant. Easy walk from NEON district (Norfolk's new ARTS district) to this stand alone humble building next to the Greyhound Bus Station. That being said, this will be our go-to before events at Chrysler Hall...More

Thank kthomasva
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Been looking since we came back to Virginia 12 years ago. Used to eat at the gyro place at waterside 20 years ago. Found this place and decided to try it. Went in 30 minutes before closing. Was greeted and invited to sit. The food...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed March 11, 2017

I eat here every weekend .... I never tire of the flavorful food choices, & it reminds me of the time I spent in Turkey. This is the real deal!! Haven't had a bad meal ever!!

Thank Grambo123
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

The food is really good with decent prices. The thing that I didn't like about this place was the cashier tried to over charge me, then when I confronted him about it he blamed it on being tired and saying they've been busy all day....More

Thank Nate1D .
Reviewed August 5, 2016

Don't let the outside looks fool you. It may seem like a hole in the wall place, but I've had several great meals here. The kebabs are off the chain! Great prices for the amount of food, and top notch service.

Thank Simeon_Asher
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-314-1122
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Turkish and Greek food, Mediterranean cuisine
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