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Cafe Istanbul Mediterranean Cuisine

3983 Worth Ave, Columbus, OH 43219-6117
+1 614-473-9144
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“kebab” (18 reviews)
“lamb” (16 reviews)
“hummus” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3983 Worth Ave, Columbus, OH 43219-6117
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

It was excellent! Dined at the bar early and ordered the split kebob of lamb and kofte (kafta) with a side of hummus and very tasty warm rolls and oil (no pita here). The Makers Manhattan was perfect as well. Definitely will return on my...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I'm really amazed with ambient decor food quality and service.I ordered mixed grill and some appetizers it was very fresh and greatly cooked.If you craving something exotic definetly one of the must go place in Easton.

Thank Can B
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I was with a party of 8 for a dinner out with friends. I ordered the hummus as an appetizer. It was terrible - runny and bland and was not served with any pita or vegetables. Just a plate of hummus. 4 of us were...More

Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 7 February 2018

I thought this was a great restaurant. It is in the Easton complex NE Columbus. Free parking (always a good thing). Great service. Nice people. Food was really good. It felt very authentic. I would definitely repeat here anytime.

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal at this Mediterranean/Middle Eastern concept located in Easton Towne Center. The restaurant had a unique, beautiful Middle Eastern decor that gave it a special charm. (Felt like I was in Marrakech, not Columbus!) The naan bread they provide all guests was...More

Thank jaimesteffen24
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Great lunch spot, super service. Fresh healthy food, well prepared and served. Inexpensive lunch menu, clean bathrooms. Highly recommend.

Thank blestpt
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I've been to this restaurant/location before and it's always been great! I went here on a date last night and the server Ashmi was awful. I explained to her that I hadn't been there for some time and that there was a dish there that...More

Thank Alwaysmiling43062
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Café Istanbul is conveniently located in the Easton Towne Center, making it a good choice while shopping or staying overnight in the area. We arrived at 7 p.m., and the place was nearly empty; by 7:30, it was full of people who looked to be...More

1  Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Took my mom there for her birthday dinner, since we love Turkish food and spices. The chicken kabobs were amazing!! So very tender and seasoned perfectly. The lamb and peppers was good. The lamb could have been a little more tender and slightly seasoned more....More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great authentic flavors and fresh....well worth a try. Tasty babaganoush, fresh pita and great tzaziki sauce

1  Thank Petre B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3983 Worth Ave, Columbus, OH 43219-6117
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-473-9144
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