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Efes Restaurant

78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
+44 1223 500005
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Halal
€€ - €€€
78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a lovely lunch with a gorgeous mixed platter to share. One of our party was vegetarian and this was no problem for the staff who were friendly, helpful and efficient. we would definitely return.

Thank Anita7250
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately, I have to say that here is lower than what I expected. All except one were very serious. I am very very to hear only once they thanked us for the time when I made the payment. I wish I had no experience with...More

Thank ümit D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As Cambridge novices, my husband and I thought we could just turn up at restaurants on a Saturday night ... whoops! We were recommended Efes by the Indian restaurant along the road (also very popular, and full). Efes was full too, but the waitress took...More

Thank HackneyTraveller28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is tucked away in a secondary area of the city centre, just a couple of minutes walk from the market square. It never changes, super quality meats, cooked on an open charcoal barbecue, Turkish family owned by some lovely people. Good value and...More

Thank F1523XKdavidc
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

First time back in a while and great as ever. First class pleasant and attentive service and delicious Turkish home-cooking in a family run restaurant.

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This place is perfect if you would like a quick bite after a day of shopping in Cambridge. However, I would not recommend it for a romantic dinner. It all goes very quick and for start finish we finished our starters and mains in less...More

Thank Fleuriger
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here tonight and we can’t rave about it enough. The staff are so welcoming....like going home for dinner. The food is simple but done brilliantly. Must have item - vine leaves Must must have item - lamb cutlets!!! Top tip - the...More

Thank Splashy2017
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Always have great authentic food served by friendly and kind staff :) I love the simple hummus and pitta – delicious and generous portions.

Thank Catharine P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Work put on a do at Efes and the food was great. The beer was great and the service was great. Would recommend these guys they have a great restaurant and are happy to think outside the box for their patrons.

Thank Rod B
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Having never been here before there was some trepidation regarding would we like it, could we park and how would the evening go. So, we were lucky with the parking, sneaked in right outside and took the last vacant space, Gladly there was no need...More

Thank John P
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17 December 2017|
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Response from EssexGirl87 | Reviewed this property |
There’s pay and display parking outside the restaurant. Depending on the time and day will depend how successful you are in getting a space though! We usually book a cab :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 500005
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