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Usta Turkish & Mediterranean Restaurant

635 Portland Hills Dr | Portland Hills Centre, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 0J7, Canada
+1 902-444-8782
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“baklava” (13 reviews)
“lentil soup” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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635 Portland Hills Dr | Portland Hills Centre, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 0J7, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Pleasant atmosphere tucked away on the edge of the city. I ordered a mixed plate which also included a starter sampler. My wife opted for the Moussaka platter. The variety and fresh flavours of the Middle East were terrific. Everything was served in a timely...More

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My parents and I were out and about and had somewhere to be around 7:30ish. So we were trying to find a place to have supper that wouldn't take all night. The service was prompt, the food was HOT, and very delicious! My parents both...More

Thank Leah A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited USTA for their first birthday. Fantastic.! The décor was warm and pleasing. the room was well appointed with hits on the eastern Mediterranean great lighting. Our waitress, Jessica was engaging friendly and provided suggestions on the total menu. We decided on the LAMB...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a relatively new restaurant to Dartmouth and it is amazing. The atmosphere is great and the food is 10 on 10. I was with a group of 6 and we ordered a lot of appetizers, basically one of everything on the menu. Everything...More

Thank jjejermaster
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Soup, salad, main course, dessert, coffee - all of it got favorable comments from someone in our group of four. This was our first visit to Nova Scotia and we enjoyed a number of fine restaurants along the way. But this was the only one...More

Thank LeevonCarbon
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Lamb was perfectly cooked in both dishes. The lamb wrap was filling with 4 large pieces .The lentil soup was light but tasty as was the salad. Tried the complimentary Turkish tea, very nice. Prices were very reasonable for the quality of the food. The...More

Thank Gaye S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a lovely little place. Decorated in a Turkish theme and very comfortable. Food is very tasty. My favourite is Usta chicken served with rice and salad. Good size portions and good service. Unfortunately this location is behind Finbars Irish Tavern so is not...More

Thank anncelia
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I spent evening with friends (3 other couples). First experience by 6 in the group of the USTA menu. Group tried several different appetizers (mixed Meze plates) and 6 different mains. All food was delicious and service was excellent considering the number...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The occasion was my husband's 77 birthday on a Wednesday evening. The restraunt was nearly full.and yet the service is the best I've experienced anywhere Our son ordered the mussaka and said it was the best he'd ever had. My husband ordered the mixed kabobs....More

Thank Ruby S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Had an really nice lunch with my wife. We had the mixed kabob plate and everything was cooked to perfection. Nice flavours. Had a few cold appetizers which also impressed the both of us. We will come back.

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20 March 2017|
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Response from Sherif T | Property representative |
We have the menu on our website and Facebook page. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 Portland Hills Dr | Portland Hills Centre, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 0J7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 902-444-8782
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