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Derwish Restaurant

163-165 St. Albans Road, Watford WD24 5BD, England
+44 1923 510304
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“mixed kebab” (7 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
“lamb ribs” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
163-165 St. Albans Road, Watford WD24 5BD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thanks to all staff at the Derwish for an amazing evening. My wife's birthday meal could not have gone any better. An attentive and friendly staff. Superb food and a wonderful dancer. Our 2 year old Granddaughter loved the Princess dancer. Thank you all so...More

Thank sharpace107
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone well catered for , v friendly ,good entertainment , great service , food hot , nothing too much trouble

1  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I took my parents and brothers for iftar at Derwish restaurant. Having driven by the restaurant several times in recent weeks we weren’t sure if we would like it. But I must say we loved the food and atmosphere. Music was loud...More

Thank MusaratK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a Sunday lunch with our football team. Very hot day and the staff were happy to move our table inside after initially we booked for the patio tables. Food was plentiful and really well presented.. and tasted really good. For a hot...More

1  Thank Azizmiah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been going regularly on a Friday night. Food is good quality and prices very reasonable. Staff try to please.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Winter with friends in the week we had a really nice meal the mixed starters were really good with the hummus and pita bread and olives then we had a sharing platter which was served on a bed of rice there was so much we...More

2  Thank Reg F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We purchased Derwish Special 2 it consisted of chops, chicken kebabs and ribs. £45 platter including salad and rice. The majority of meat on the plate was ribs which had more fat on them than meat on them. The meat was quite firm.The chicken was...More

Thank Riffat1287
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in Monday night after watching England game with friends the food was magnificent the meat fresh and tender and polite service can't wait to return

2  Thank oggyoggy69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a little gem of a restaurant reasonably priced excellent service and friendly staff. Blend well as does the decor all add to the ambience and experience. Highly recommended try the shish kebab you wont regret it.

2  Thank Cosmic B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unexpected taste (yummy and tasty), wonderful hosting, acceptable pricing,pleasant atmosphere and much more.

2  Thank Kartyk M
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25 June 2018|
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Response from Justin S | Reviewed this property |
Kitty T
19 March 2018|
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Response from briko65 |
Yes. There's parking across the street at the Range or TK Max. It's not far.
30 July 2017|
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Response from Saleem K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the Derwish serves Halal meat, and have certification to prove it. When you go there just ask to view the certifications. Enjoy Saleem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 11:00 PM
11:59 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163-165 St. Albans Road, Watford WD24 5BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Watford
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 510304
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Derwish is a contemporary Turkish restaurant offering dishes in a vibrant environment with a blend of classical Turkish and modern lounge atmosphere. The menu at Derwish offers dishes ranging from Chargrilled Kebabs, Grilled Fish, Steaks, Yoghurt Kebabs and Pide, showcasing the best of Turkish produce.
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