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Shish Restaurant And Mezze Bar

20 Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QG, England
+44 1502 580594
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (29 reviews)
“pide” (6 reviews)
“hot mezze” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Service is brilliant. Staff are kind and helpful and really care. The family who own the restaurant are friendly and attentive. The food is fantastic!! Starting with the complimentary balloon bread and onions, delicious starters and very good portioned mains. Everything is cooked to perfection...More

Thank Madras00
Reviewed 6 days ago

Thought we would try after receiving a recommendation, was very worth while, service was great, very attentive and helpful, nothing was too much trouble, we did not book a table but they managed to fit us in. Food was very authentic balloon bread was lovely,...More

Thank Wheelska
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are here on a busy Saturday night, food was really tasty, let down slightly by the dessert menu. Having ordered a dessert only to be told 20 minutes later that they had sold out. But this is just down to lack of communication and...More

Thank 392Linda_P392
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mixed hot meze, mixed cold meze and mixed meat platter was a great showcase. Everything tasted fresh and delicious, and the service was swift and attentive without feeling rushed. The perfect start to the weekend, watching the sun go down over the sea - stunning.

Thank SweerSummer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, we got complimentary bread and dips first, then we had the sharing platter starter, it was fab, so tasty..yum. Then the mains came, large portions and very succulent meat, we ordered chicken, lamb and a mixed kebab and it was all well cooked and...More

1  Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a traditionally 'plain' food eater, I was very surprised at the options on their menu for all types of eaters, including a accommodating children's menu. We where greeted with a very warm welcome into a homely and relaxing enviroment. Ans was waited on extremely...More

Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a meal here with friends who live in Lowestoft and i have to it didn’t disappoint. Atmosphere was brill, food was awesome and for value you won’t go wrong thoroughly recommend.

Thank RedlineAl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant after reading numerous good reviews and were quite disappointed. The service was friendly but VERY slow, we appreciate it was a Saturday night and was especially busy but we waited over an hour after receiving our starter to get our main...More

Thank simone26071990
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top notch Turkish food. Have the cold and hot meze to start if you're a big group. But be aware that the main courses are huge! Delicious meal.Lovely bread and salad. Such nice service. That view. And they have great doggie bags to take the...More

Thank zigtravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I came here for our wedding anniversary and were blown away by the quality of the food and the value for money. Lots of fantastic flavours and and fresh tasting delights. We had a mixed hot Mezze starter and mixed meats main...More

Thank Alex M
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2 August 2016|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Lovely been 3 times great food and staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Lowestoft
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 580594
  • E-mail
Welcome to the First Turkish restaurant and Cocktail Bar in Lowestoft. Join Us for an Amazing meal with SEA Views over the beach to match. We are a Family run business who have cleanliness, Hygiene and professionalism at the forefront of our mottos. We have the support of an amazing work force who have all been here from the beginning. Come and GIVE us a TRY :)
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