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Istanbul BBQ

85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
+44 1244 326222
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“iskender” (52 reviews)
“lamb kebab” (36 reviews)
“baklava” (37 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have been here several times now and it is my favourite restaurant in Chester. The food is properly barbecued and their home made sauce is delicious! Highly recommend the Chicken Cluck - so so good! Staff are amazing as well. I have seen that the...More

1  Thank ah19191
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Istanbul BBQ earlier in the week, we booked in advance however there were a lot of free tables so this was perhaps not necessary on a Monday. The staff were friendly and the service was really efficient. The food was delicious, the...More

Thank L7290W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at this place was extremely tasty. they have highchairs for babies and are very attentive. Nicely decorated and beautiful food. We had a sharing starter and one main and it was more than enough for us as the portions are of a very...More

1  Thank Hira H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a welcoming and good place to eat. Generous portions of tasty well cooked food. Worth the walk from centre of town. Good real ale nearby for pre dinner drink.

2  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked online based on TripAdvisor review and was not disappointed. It's a little way out of town and looks nothing special from the outside. Staff very friendly and attentive without being annoying. Everything cooked to order in full view of the restaurant. Hot Mezes were...More

1  Thank marrios
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're not from the area so used TripAdvisor to pick this restaurant and we do not regret it. The food was delicious. And the staff were incredibly friendly. It's a very relaxed atmosphere. Everything was spot on. Would defo go back there if we are...More

1  Thank Arzoo H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table by email a few days before our visit. Welcomed by staff and seated. Drinks quick to be served. Both starters and mains were great. Had a very nice meal which you could see being cooked.staff nice and attentive without being overbearing.

Thank SteveOssy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came for my birthday and it was possibly the best meal I've ever had. The lamb chops were cooked to perfection. Only made better by the amazing service. On a very busy night in the small (but lovely) restaurant, the staff were tentative and...More

1  Thank Vikki G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked to eat here as the reviews and pics were very favourable. Arrived at a very vibrant little restaurant and 1st impressions were great. But then we were shown to our table upstairs. A very quiet, cold room with very little atmosphere. Took far too...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small friendly restaurant offering a great choice of freshly cooked to order BBQ. Staff make you feel very welcome and only too happy to explain the menu and options available. The food never disappoints and is plentiful so go with an empty stomach! Can be...More

1  Thank IPrice2018
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Questions & Answers
16 September 2016|
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Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Good morning I have only noticed your message! sorry to get you back late .Yes it's seems we haven't got much for vegetarians how ever we can make other things from the menu for example Bbq onions peppers hallumi cheese rice... More
Zoe P
23 August 2016|
Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Yes we do have a high chairs and we are only 10 min walk from Hamilton street. Thanks
17 June 2016|
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Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Hi if it's not too late we can accommodate you guys for tomorrow evening at 8 pm.Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 326222
  • E-mail
Opening Hours:Mon - Thurs 5pm till 10pmFri - Sun 12 noon till 10pm
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