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$7 - $28
Turkish, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Cig Kofte
Vegetarian raw meatballs made of fine bulgur, Turkish spices, &  tomato pepper paste.
Charbroiled eggplant, tomatoes, green peppers, garlic & parsley in a pomegranate sauce.
Acili Ezme
Finely chopped tomatoes, green peppers, onions, garlic & parsley in our spicy Isot sauce.
Strained homemade yogurt with fresh dill, mint & garlic.
Fried assortment of vegetables topped with tomato garlic sauce.
Mashed, puréed chickpeas blended with olive oil, tahini & lemon juice.
Russian Salad
Boiled potatoes, carrots, peas & pickled jerkins tossed in a mayonnaise sauce.
Cold cucumber soup in a homemade yogurt garlic base. Topped with dried and fresh mint.
Mix Meze
Combination of Abugannush, Acili Ezme, Haydari, Saksuka, Hummus & Russian Salad.
Turkish dumplings stuffed with a ground beef & lamb mix. Served with homemade strained yogurt, red pepper oil & mint infused olive oil.
Icli Kofte
Torpedo croquettes made from bulgur, sautéed ground beef, onions, walnuts & Turkish spices.
Ali Nazik
Sautéed lamb & grilled eggplant served in our homemade yogurt garlic sauce. Topped with red pepper oil.
Tender Calamari
Freshly seasoned tender calamari served with tartar sauce.
Shrimp Umburger
Sautéed shrimp with broccoli, cauliflower, corn, carrots & garlic in Neopolitan sauce.
Karides Tava
Jumbo shrimp sautéed with garlic chips, fresh butter & red pepper.
Hot Hummus
Mashed & puréed chickpeas mixed with olive oil, tahini & lemon juice. Topped with walnuts or pastirma.
Pacanga Borek
Turkish soujouk, tomatoes, green pepper & kashkaval cheese wrapped in filo dough & fried.
Vegetarian Borek
Mixed vegetables & kashkaval cheese wrapped in filo dough & fried.
Mediterranean Salad
Romaine lettuce, fresh mint, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, green peppers & black olives. Topped with feta cheese & zesty lemon vinaigrette.
Gavur Dagi Salad
Finely chopped cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, green peppers, walnuts & parsley in a pomegranate lemon dressing.
Baby Arugula Salad
Baby Arugula, romaine lettuce, tomatoes, carrots, toasted  almonds, kashkaval cheese & parsley tossed in a raspberry  vinaigrette.
Zeytinyağlılar Omelette
Sautéed seasonal vegetables served over an omelette. Topped with feta cheese.
Coban Kavurma
Sautéed, steel roasted lamb cubes with onions, green peppers, tomatoes & oregano. Served over straw potatoes.
Lamb Chops
Grilled lamb chops served two ways: Over fetamash, sautéed spinach & garlic chips. Finished with a demi-glace sauce or Over bulgur with an Antep salad.
Butcher's Kofte
Ground beef & lamb patties marinated with fresh parsley & Turkish spices. Charbroiled to perfection. Served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Chicken Cutlet
Marinated, seasoned grilled chicken served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Prime Time
12 oz sirloin steak grilled to perfection. Served with steak fries & boiled vegetables. Topped with demi-glace sauce.
Mixed Plate
Combination of Butcher's Kofte, Beef Kebab, Chicken Cutlet & Lamb Chops. Served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Marinated filet mignon cubes grilled on steel rods. Served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Marinated fresh‏ lamb cubes grilled on steel rods. Served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Mixed beef & lamb cubes grilled on steel rods. Served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Marinated chicken breast & vegetables grilled on steel rods. Served with bulgur, Antep salad & onion parsley salad.
Pan Seared Seabass
Pan seared seabass over mashed potatoes & baby arugula. Topped with a tomato garlic sauce.
Jumbo Scallops
Pan Seared jumbo scallops over red bliss potatoes, sauteed baby arugula & garlic chips. Finished with white sauce.
Seafood Casserole
Jumbo shrimp, calamari, mushrooms & tomatos topped with kashkaval cheese & baked in a soil bowl.
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Reviewed February 23, 2020

Visited Isot on a Saturday evening. We were warmly greeted and seated on time for our reservation. Our group had two salads (Mediterranean and Gavur Dagi) and and a few hot appetizers, including the dumplings, the boreks and the ali nazik. The salads were fresh....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 11, 2020

We shared a lot of excellent food. The meats were delicious & the salads were unique & also delicious. The service was outstanding. Dishes were explained in a very nice, clear way. Portions were large.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 20, 2019

I had dinner there. Service and food were exceptional. Very nice area and causy atmosphere. Totally recommend this place for lovers of turkish cuisine!

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed August 18, 2019

We could have had a lot more help ordering but the waitress really didn’t have a clue....and she was from Turkey. We couldn’t get a good read on spicey vs mild and in a broth or a real piece of meat. Once we finally figured...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 14, 2019

We have been both for brunch and for dinner. They have a good combination of flavors and a more traditional turkish menu. Have been with multiple sets of couples and everyone has been really happy with both the service and the meal through out. Small...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Me and my wife are from Turkey and we love to try different Turkish restaurants. This was our first time in Philadelphia and after an hour walking around Old City we found this place and decided to try it out. On the menu it says...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed January 20, 2019

Turkish Mediterranean food Warm atmosphere, Mediterranean tiled floors and warm colored walls, and servers with Turkish attire, and attentive service ( a little too attentive as we were 3 girlfriends trying to catch up), very good food with good explanations. There were lots of good...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

For a fantastic flavorful experience, start with the Mezze platter of hummus and dips with ample pita wedges. Our family of four continued with the Isot Mix for four, beginning with terrific crisp and crunchy salads, and highlighted by tasty grilled lamb and chicken kebab...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Very flavorful and extremely generous food portions, friendly staff, and a great atmosphere. We shall be back. It was delightful meeting the owner and chef tonight. Thank you for such a delicious meal. Carrie and Jonathan

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

We came in for lunch couple days ago with friedns. Food was great. Their Ali nazik and Beyran are must to try

Date of visit: September 2018
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