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Bodrum Kebab House

242 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UH, England
+44 1865 249981
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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“kebab” (24 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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Fast food, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
242 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place, more authentic Turkish restaurant than conventional kebab house. I can't vouch for much of the menu as I always have the Adana kebab which is delicious. They also don't use conventional pitta bread, using what they call 'roll bread' instead....More

Thank Steerage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take away or eat. Very nice little restaurant. Good good, good price , friendly owner . Had lunch there a few times, eat in or take away, never let me dawn.

Thank Alice W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

i come here once a month. top notch food as always, cooked fresh when ordered. the dips have great taste which contrasts with each other. the bread is soft and chewy but not too chewy. the service was prompt and excellent. quite attentive too. we...More

Thank alkalinesoap
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I went to Bodrum a couple of times last year, but it was refurbished over the winter. Honestly, I'm not entirely sure what the point of the refurbishment was. It is true that the signboard inside the restaurant with the menu is now nice and...More

Thank effloresce
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Having lived in Oxford for a number of years and lived in three continents since, I often fantasize about an amazing doner kebab which is not available outside of the UK/Germany/Turkey! When I knew I was coming to Oxford I knew a rendezvous with my...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Bodrum is soo good. This is a regular in our Cowley Rd rotation. He usually gets the chicken shish, I usually get the falafel pita (salad, no onion, chilli-garlic.) We also used to get chips but it was way too much food for one sitting...More

Thank punkatilla
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Yes, they do Kebabs, but it is also a Turkish restaurant serving a range of Turkish dishes - from Lentil Soup to Lamb Shanks. The doner isn't too different to anywhere else, but the chicken doner and the minced lamb kebab are both superb. The...More

Thank Steerage
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Since I moved to Oxford from North London, I've struggled to find a kebab shop that sells a decent halloumi wrap. There are plenty of places that do them, but none that serve red cabbage and a really decent chilli sauce. I'm glad to say...More

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The staff are very rude and they give you less food than you ordered. And the meat is not cooked well.The restraunt is very small and it takes a very long time to find a seat. And it takes ages for them to prepare the...More

Thank oxford79
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I have been told about Bodrum by grandchildren, that love turkish food . One day I was just going for a walk with my husband at the end of the Cowley Road , when we saw the restaurant Bodrum, it was lunch time and we...More

Thank Maria Madalena H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 249981
Post code OX4 1UH
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