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Turkish Kitchen

386 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-9007
+1 212-679-1810
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“baklava” (19 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
386 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-9007
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We love Turkish food and have included Turkish Kitchen in our repertoire of NYC Turkish restaurants for years. Oddly, I never reviewed it here, but now having gone there for the first time in more than a year, our experience begged a review... and it's...More

Thank snorkelingfan46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking forward to eating Turkish food but was disappointed. Hummus and aubergine dip were bland and tasteless, kofte had an unpleasant smell and taste, filo deep fried thing was nice enough and yoghurt with cucumber passable. Turkish yogurt is fantastic but this one was...More

2  Thank fru_sorteravn
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The service started off fine, borderline officious, but water and bread were replenished regularly. The appetizers and entrees were average, nothing special. The server seemed to change later in the meal and the dessert (included in the prix-fixe) was never brought. Even after asking to...More

1  Thank WorldTraveler2358
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My negatives are all trivial. For example, trying to fit too many plates on the table, the staff not knowing exactly what was on the menu and my second drink not being (in my mind anyway) as good as the first. But as I said,...More

Thank mrw_retired
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We used to come here all the time a long time ago. It has changed for the worse. First there are a dozen security cameras pointed at guests. Creepy. The nice Turkish waiters are gone and replaced with pretty Eastern European women who come and...More

1  Thank misanthropicdreamer
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I used to live in the city and eat here often The portions are HUGE and can easily feed 2 to 3 people The waitress was very friendly and the food arrived promptly We had the donner lamb sliced thin and seasoned well The grilled...More

Thank Sylvie S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The decor of the restaurant is just lovely. The food was excellent. The wait staff were outstanding. The prices were reasonable for anywhere, but for New York City it was incredible! Seven of us very old friends went for lunch. One couple had been there...More

Thank ergneb
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I have come to this restaurant many times and have introduced many co-workers to this place over the years. Love the food and the quality remains stable over the years, and the set lunch is a great deal. One negative is the receptionist and some...More

Thank Milky Y
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Step away from the busy streets of NYC and enter this very special brunch experience! From the elegant table settings From the elegant table settings and decor to the attentive and professional service to the fresh and tasty buffet fare, the Turkish Kitchen is a...More

Thank DeborahDoright
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious! Delicious! Local friends recommended this place. In a city with a zillion options, local advice is great. Located away from the tourist hustle and frequented by locals, this was a great dinner stop. An extensive menu with too many tempting options! How do you...More

Thank Alexis2020
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 386 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-9007
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-679-1810
  • E-mail
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