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9 Great Colman Street, Ipswich IP4 2AA, England
+44 1473 233448
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“meze starter” (14 reviews)
“lamb” (40 reviews)
“baklava” (25 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, European, Turkish, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Great Colman Street, Ipswich IP4 2AA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Alaturka for the first time today, can honestly say the food is incredible. As a fellow Turk, I understand and appreciate certain local flavour. I must say that I enjoyed every inch of the meal, and would definitely visit again.

Thank kraies96
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went for a meal with my husband on a Saturday night and really enjoyed a wonderful Turkish meal. The restaurant itself is beautifully presented with lots of colourful Turkish art and crafts scattered around the place. When we went only the downstairs area was...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here last night. My wife and i started with a shared meze which consisted of garlic sausage, minced meat in pastry, halloumi and 3 dips. Absolutley yummy! I then had the mixed grill of which the lamb was amazing. The good lady had a...More

Thank jonno3663
AlaturkaIpswich, Owner at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many very thanks for your review of our restaurant. We are so happy to hear that you had an enjoyable meal. The mezze 'our mot popular starter' is an excellent way of starting your meal. It changes all the time so you may...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazingly awsome food .. we tried sucuk & tavuk fileto and loved it ..ambience is lovely and cosy Like to visit again

Thank bhaktsmegs
AlaturkaIpswich, Owner at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Alaturka and your kind words about food & ambiance. I am so happy to hear that you will visit us again. Looking forward to welcoming you soon. Best wishes Semra Avcikaya

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice independent restaurant with good food - my main course was especially delicious. However - thought that portion sizes were small and prices were similar to higher end/gourmet restaraunt (e.g.) Our main courses were £15- £17 each for a small serving which did not include...More

1  Thank alison h
AlaturkaIpswich, Owner at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Alison, Thanks for your visit to Alaturka. I am very happy to hear that you found our food impressive. Tastecard is valid between Monday and Friday from January to November and we are very happy to offer the card holders a discount. So hopefully...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't booked and we're welcomed to a busy restaurant on a bank holiday monday. We explained to the lady serving that were were going to see a show at the regent and the time the show started. She said they would do their best...More

Thank Michelle B
AlaturkaIpswich, Manager at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Michelle, I am so glad to read your comments. We are quite popular on Mondays for the theatre visitors. However we are always aware that we have to be careful with the timing without putting any pressure on our guests. I think we have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have lived in Ipswich all my life and never knew this restaurant was here, amazing food, really helpful informative staff and the perfect traditional authentic setting. Could be my new favourite place!!More

Thank EllenaF94
AlaturkaIpswich, Owner at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Ellena, I am so happy that we finally met. Alaturka opened 6 years ago and now has been known by quite a few diners. However; there are so many others that we need to meet like yourselves. That excites us even more and every...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here as we had a meal voucher. We had never eaten Turkish before but after this meal it's now one of my favourite cuisines. The staff were delightful, friendly and helpful. The service I have to admit was a little slow - lots...More

1  Thank carrie w
AlaturkaIpswich, Owner at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Carrie, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience here at Alaturka. I am hoping to see you again. Thanks Semra Avcikaya

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a brilliant place to eat. Very good authentic food, the staff are welcoming,friendly, and attentive to your needs. An excellent varied choice of menu. There is a good choice of Wines and Beers- which also includes Non Alcoholic too. We definitely will be going...More

1  Thank SufolkFrequentflyer
AlaturkaIpswich, Owner at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words. In our opinion; you summed it up really well. Looking forward to seeing you with us again in the future. Best wishes Semra Avcikaya

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We booked at Alaturka because we were going to The Regent to see a show and it is so convenient, what a brilliant choice. We arrived 20 min late due to the taxi and the lovely Turkish lady welcomed us, found us a nice table...More

1  Thank PeterBlue12
AlaturkaIpswich, Manager at Alaturka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, As I write this response you had come to visit us again for the second time. In your review you said you would and it was a pleasure to serve you again. Due to our location; we are a very convenient venue for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Great Colman Street, Ipswich IP4 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 233448
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Traditional yet modern!Alaturka Restaurant is a perfect place to enjoy a meal in the friendly and relaxing atmosphere or to host your special event whatever it is…We serve good quality food at affordable prices. We have a wide selection of meals of Turkish cuisine the heritage of Ottoman Empire. Come to Alaturka for a delicious meal with great service.Alaturka PromiseThe secret of Turkish cuisine is a mixture between the spices and the main ingredients, achieving a delicate balance that enhances the taste of each. At Alaturka we have fresh local produce delivered every day and our food is all made with natural ingredients.