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Efes Restaurant

78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
+44 1223 500005
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time back in a while and great as ever. First class pleasant and attentive service and delicious Turkish home-cooking in a family run restaurant.

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is perfect if you would like a quick bite after a day of shopping in Cambridge. However, I would not recommend it for a romantic dinner. It all goes very quick and for start finish we finished our starters and mains in less...More

Thank Fleuriger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here tonight and we can’t rave about it enough. The staff are so welcoming....like going home for dinner. The food is simple but done brilliantly. Must have item - vine leaves Must must have item - lamb cutlets!!! Top tip - the...More

Thank Splashy2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always have great authentic food served by friendly and kind staff :) I love the simple hummus and pitta – delicious and generous portions.

Thank Catharine P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Work put on a do at Efes and the food was great. The beer was great and the service was great. Would recommend these guys they have a great restaurant and are happy to think outside the box for their patrons.

Thank Rod B
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Having never been here before there was some trepidation regarding would we like it, could we park and how would the evening go. So, we were lucky with the parking, sneaked in right outside and took the last vacant space, Gladly there was no need...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I highly recommend this restaurant to anyone in Cambridge looking for great Turkish food. The staff are always friendly and helpful and me and my family have been here numerous times and it never disappoints. We particularly like the mixed grill and the halep kebab....More

Thank Soraya B
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I have visited this establishment twice now trying two different meals and I have to say that there are better turkish restaurants in Cambridge and in London that beat this hands down. The food is acceptable but is quite expensive for what it is. Staff...More

Thank Satish P
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Funnily enough I have reviewed a restaurant with the same name in my home town. To add to the coincidence the menu was almost identical. The food was well presented though the starter came per-prepared straight form the fridge and was rather too cool. The...More

Thank CommodoreChris
Reviewed 27 December 2017

This restaurant employs rude and unprofessional staff that gave us a very hostile welcome. Although he later apologized for his behavior this was totally unacceptable behavior. I have never experienced such an attitude at a restaurant. Also I was surprised that they didn’t accept cards,...More

Thank ks1norge
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18 December 2017|
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Response from EssexGirl87 | Reviewed this property |
There’s pay and display parking outside the restaurant. Depending on the time and day will depend how successful you are in getting a space though! We usually book a cab :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 500005
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