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1030 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-4031
+1 212-421-3004
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“kebabs” (5 reviews)
“hummus” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
1030 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-4031
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Eat in or take out this place is consistently five stars. Tonight it was take out of the whole grilled Branzino and babaghanouj. How do you get bread to stay warm on a delivery order? This is fresh baked bread that arrived warm to my...More

Thank nediva_in_nyc
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Closest food to Istanbul and very reasonable. Love the Turkish pizza and any kebab dish. Lentil soup is very good. All in Avery attractive room.

Thank NewYorkHeather
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Wonderful restaurant. Turkish Food at it's finest and very well priced place. We like the stuffed peppers and stuffed cabbage. Small restaurant and very casual, always tasty.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I have started to make this a regular spot for when I crave Turkish food. I live in the neighborhood and the service is always very friendly. The food is well-prepared and the traditional Turkish dishes are reliably good. I tried the lamb and eggplant...More

Thank drigo_nyc
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We recently took a trip to Manhattan and ate at Taksim. What a fabulous treat. The food is lovingly prepared from scratch and you can taste the care taken in preparation. The choices are perfect for meat eaters and vegetarians. Not disappointed in anyway. The...More

Thank DMKB
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

They had delicious lamb koftë and Lamb Adana. Their tabouli, hummus and baba ganoush were also delicious. Their pita were warm and clearly just out of the oven.

Thank WorldTravellerDHF
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We were in Manhattan for the day and just happened by Taksim Square at lunch time. Service was very good and the food delicious and very fresh. We shared a mezze appetizer that had 7 different items, including hummus, baba ghanoush, tabouli, grape leaves, etc....More

Thank VoyageurNewYork
Reviewed 29 January 2016

This is a nice, small, family run restaurant specializing in Turkish food. The menu is expansive and covers the gamut of Turkish specialties. The food was well prepared, tasty, and nicely served. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant was not full, so...More

Thank SophiesMom4
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We have been coming to this neighborhood Turkish for years and have never had a bad meal. The food is always good and fresh --- and the menu is varied, from starters to mains. The space is small and always full. Highly recommend it for...More

Thank WhereNext2NYC
Reviewed 4 January 2016

On a cold night, we ordered salmon and vegetables from Taksim, well reviewed by others. There were no veggies; the salmon was passable at best. Finished it because I was hungry. A one-off? I hope so, but am not trying the Taksim again.

Thank constanttraveler71
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-4031
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-421-3004
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