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Istanbul BBQ

85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
+44 1244 326222
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“iskender” (51 reviews)
“lamb kebab” (35 reviews)
“rice” (86 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal at the Istanbul BBQ!! Didnt book a table book got one instantly! Friend required Halal so was happy to find they are!!🍴 The restaurant was cosy & it was great to see food being cooked & smell the delicious aromas!🥗 The...More

Thank henryMC13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read the review's and wasn't disappointed, excellent quality of meat, had the iskender kebab, chunky cuts of tender lamb, chicken and kofta, served with rice and salad, with really tasty sauce's, my preference would be to have the sauce's separate, but that's just my own...More

Thank Sandei1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us visited the Istanbul BBQ for an evening meal and we had delightful food, with good service.

1  Thank GrahamAndy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a couple of times since my last review, still excellent food, and waiters are very family friendly. There's just a nice friendly atmosphere about the place, and it's goos watching the chefs at work on their massive grill

1  Thank ajea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bash from Ormonde Hotel recommended this and even did our booking. Very friendly reception when we arrived. Dined upstairs which is quieter. Food was amazing and the service from all staff brilliant, always smiling friendly and polite. Recommend to everyone.

1  Thank Bev M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been visiting this place for a few years now for occasions like birthdays, anniversaries etc etc because it never fails to impress! The food and service is second to none! Can’t recommend it enough. If you like the meat try the Iskander! You won’t be...More

1  Thank jamesproxybeech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Turkish food the staff the owner Ali is such a delightful person to talk to always there to welcome you in as soon as you get in there the staff there always to take your order the starters there are well nice and the...More

1  Thank bearrogers123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food!! Expensive but worth the money. I would have given a 5* but sadly one of the staff let us down because she was very rude and shouted at the 'birthday man' (not professional at all) How ever the rest of the staff were...More

1  Thank Stephy W
Mark D, Owner at Istanbul BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Stephy, It's great that you enjoyed the food on your special occasion, but wanted to understand some more details regarding the female member of staff that clearly let us down, as we take our food / service very seriously. If you could possibly contact...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff but needs an update - felt like a converted take away but the food was tasty and worth a tru

Thank 33Annie4343
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter chose the Istanbul BBQ for her birthday meal. The staff were extremely friendly & helpful & couldn't do enough for you. It was very busy & had a lovely atmosphere. Food was gorgeous & portions were huge. Would definitely recommend & will be...More

Thank Debsandmark349
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16 September 2016|
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Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Good morning I have only noticed your message! sorry to get you back late .Yes it's seems we haven't got much for vegetarians how ever we can make other things from the menu for example Bbq onions peppers hallumi cheese rice... More
Zoe P
23 August 2016|
Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Yes we do have a high chairs and we are only 10 min walk from Hamilton street. Thanks
17 June 2016|
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Response from 701alican701 | Property representative |
Hi if it's not too late we can accommodate you guys for tomorrow evening at 8 pm.Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Brook Street, Chester CH1 3DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 326222
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Opening Hours:Mon - Thurs 5pm till 10pmFri - Sun 12 noon till 10pm
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