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#4,751 of 17,605 Restaurants in London
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11 South End Road, London NW3 2PT, England
+44 20 7794 5498
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 of us had a relaxed Christmas lunch at Zara yesterday and couldn't have been treated better. Half portions were offered to share for those with smaller appetites, a dessert was offered on the house and a replacement swiftly brought for a falafel which one of us dropped on the floor! Good food and excellent atmosphere. We left an extra... More 

Thank Celia W
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154 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Just over the road from Hampstead Heath station is Zara's it is small in size but serves up really excellent tasty food at modest prices. I had a plate of delicious humus with their fine fresh warm bread, and my friends shared a rather yummy plate of Ispanak salata a mix of spinach yoghurt and olive oil. My chicken shish... More 

Thank Qixu
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had really high expectation of this place but sadly it's a bit of a letdown. The food was not bad, but quite forgettable, and the portion was small, it's not an expensive restaurant but compared to the quality and quantity, I can get much better food for a much cheaper price anywhere else.

Thank LumiBee
Portland, Oregon
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I spend a month in the Hampstead Heath area every fall, and had often walked by this restaurant, but had never stopped until the other night when I wanted a tasty meal in the local area. I was not disappointed. It was early and Zara's was not at all busy, so it was easy to get a good table and... More 

Thank travelingmimi99
London, England, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal tonight . Absolutely delicious food ! Served by lovely friendly staff . Especially Ash the waitress ! All in all 10 out of 10 for this lovely Turkish restaurant .

Thank Nick E
London, United Kingdom
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270 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We visited this restaurant after an exhausting walk over Hampstead Heath on a hot day & were attracted by its pleasant appearance. It was our first visit to a Turkish restaurant & we really enjoyed the delicious food. The atmosphere was pleasant & the staff friendly. The Turkish Rose wine was nice & refreshing on a hot afternoon. Would be... More 

Thank SMOGtraveller
London, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

There's lots of competition surrounding this Turkish eatery but it more than holds it own. Veggies will be pleased with the special vegetarian menu--the Mousaka was excellent and led to scrapped plates. Don't miss the wonderful Apricot drink which is blissful. This place readily accepts people with disability and had no problems accommodating a large, motorised wheel chair--and no step... More 

Thank AndyofLondon
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Booked at short notice and although full we were accommodated straight away - the menu is really varied and average pricing for the location ; Very attentive service and the flavours and presentation of the dishes was excellent - a really good find right opposite Hampstead Heath station would highly recommend. Only slightly negative comment was that the Calamari meze... More 

Thank Mark A
London, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Good enough set lunch which is a little boring but adequate as its convenient. Would be a good idea to vary it. Normal menu is expensive for what it is

Thank Richard F
London, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

4 adults and a 5 year old for Sunday dinner. The restaurant was busy and is popular both with local residents and people visiting Hampstead Heath and the neighbouring Royal Free Hospital. Lots of good transport links - main bus terminus, and Hampstead Heath Overground, and Belsize Park Tube. The ambience is very pleasant - good lighting with very attractive... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 South End Road, London NW3 2PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7794 5498

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?