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Istanbul Gyro & Kebab

723 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2508
+1 757-314-1122
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (5 reviews)
“pita bread” (3 reviews)
“kabobs” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Turkish
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LOCATION
723 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2508
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

İskender kebab & gyro very delicious Thnx They cook very well I advise everyone to try here If you know Turkish Food it will be a good place to taste agains

Thank Katakulli N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before a show at Push Comedy, our friends suggested this restaurant. Easy walk from NEON district (Norfolk's new ARTS district) to this stand alone humble building next to the Greyhound Bus Station. That being said, this will be our go-to before events at Chrysler Hall...More

Thank kthomasva
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Been looking since we came back to Virginia 12 years ago. Used to eat at the gyro place at waterside 20 years ago. Found this place and decided to try it. Went in 30 minutes before closing. Was greeted and invited to sit. The food...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I eat here every weekend .... I never tire of the flavorful food choices, & it reminds me of the time I spent in Turkey. This is the real deal!! Haven't had a bad meal ever!!

Thank Grambo123
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The food is really good with decent prices. The thing that I didn't like about this place was the cashier tried to over charge me, then when I confronted him about it he blamed it on being tired and saying they've been busy all day....More

Thank Nate1D .
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Don't let the outside looks fool you. It may seem like a hole in the wall place, but I've had several great meals here. The kebabs are off the chain! Great prices for the amount of food, and top notch service.

Thank Simeon_Asher
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This restaurant may serve one of the best gyros in town. Off-street parking. This is a small family restaurant which I think seats about 40 people. No alcohol. Excellent for lunch and late lunch but closes early so it's not really a dinner spot.

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Visiting folks in town & read a few reviews that convinced us to give Istanbul a try. The restaurant had designated parking in a fairly busy part of town. Ordered the mixed plate appetizers & lamb kabobs. We had opportunity to visit Istanbul Turkey and...More

Thank 1Trooper2
Reviewed 29 October 2015

A friend and I tried this place out for lunch as wanted to try something new and different. I had the Greek Salad topped off with grilled chicken kebab. It was one of the best salads I have ever had. My friend got the chicken...More

Thank Marty J
Reviewed 4 September 2015

This is that place on Monticello that when you blow past it you go "Aw Crap, I missed it again!" The building is small and the driveway is one lane on the Bus station side of the building. I have done this numerous times. Today...More

Thank Bill W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-314-1122
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Description
Turkish and Greek food, Mediterranean cuisine
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