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Turkuaz Grill

40 McDermott Ave, Riverhead, NY 11901-2402
+1 631-591-1757
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
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40 McDermott Ave, Riverhead, NY 11901-2402
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There was one person sitting when we walked in after 8 on a Thursday night. It was our first time and we were a bit nervous. The red lentil soup and chicken soups were hot and just right for the cold night. Lamb and shrimp...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Donna W
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The food is decent and the location in Riverhead is nice. But bad service will always ruin a nice meal. Sitting at the table watching the staff and our waiter on their cell phone made our visit a bad one.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Seapinesmiserable
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Quaint location behind the busy streets of Riverhead. Inside/outside seating. Staff was pleasant and attentive. The vast food selection could satisfy even the finicky palate. Chicken, Lamb, Veggie plates, solo or mixed together. Delicious tzatziki and flavorful spice. Entrees were fresh, hot and plentiful. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EMT_Chris
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We were looking for vegetarian restaurant for dinner. Turquaz Grill was recommended to is by several locals. We were surprised how busy it was. Very informal, cozy place with nice artwork around. I enjoyed reading books that were stacked at the corner. We ordered the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Deniz E
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We went there for authentic Turkish and Mediterranean cuisine! We were greeted by Moussaka, Who was our server and may have been one of the owners I did forget to ask; I’ll just have to go back again! Everyone was friendly and went out of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank senjaye
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Good turkish food, reasonable prices. Very busy on a Saturday night. Service was fast and friendly. Outside tables fill up fast in good weather.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank B C
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Yes, it is a hidden gem, in an outdoor nice waterview setting. It seems a family operation with caring service. Food was really great. Priced reasonably. Very relaxing atmosphere. If you are in Riverhead, try this place. You will be pleasantly surprised.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BM11375
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. Waze had a little trouble finding this place. Food is. Dry authentic and the staff is great. Prices are very reasonable. Definitely worth checking out.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank johndV2904ZO
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The last food I thought I'd be eating when I woke up this morning was Turkish. Yet, this afternoon, during my visit to Riverhead with my wife, I had a truly excellent meal at the Turkuaz Grill. How did this happen? Well, as always when...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dalefarkas
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I saw this place on a variety of review sites and it really piqued my interest, as I’ve always liked to try new foods for all different parts of the world. In addition, it’s right on the waterfront in Riverhead and provides for a relaxing...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dolphin80
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 McDermott Ave, Riverhead, NY 11901-2402
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: +1 631-591-1757
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