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Bistro Turkuaz

1114 34th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122-5139
+1 206-324-3039
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
23 May 2017
“Intimate surroundings - excellent Turkish cuisine”
29 Dec 2016
“Quaint but mediocre ”
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, European
€€ - €€€
1114 34th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122-5139
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Toward the southern end of 34th Avenue, this place is often overlooked. Give it a try - you'll be pleased with the interesting menu & the well-prepared selections.

Thank Madronaguy
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The location is quaint and the owner was absolutely lovely and sweet. The food was lukewarm and lacked flavor. It felt like we were eating leftovers. This place has a ton of potential but needs to work on execution.

Thank Seniye
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

This warm family run restaurant is the perfect night out to soothe your taste buds and soul. The mother daughter team spins up flavorful dishes and makes their guests feel right at home. My wife and I and another couple enjoyed Turkish wines, a variety...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Very friendly. Good selection of Turkish dishes, Efes beer, wines from Turkey. I could make a meal of the appetizers, but the entrees were also yummy + I had to leave a little room for baklava. Tiny spot, reservations are wise, especially on a weekend.

Thank am918
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The owner takes great pride in her place, her brother is often in the back cooking. We come here often for the Azuka and Lamb. They are our favorites. If there is a special take advantage of it! I have never been disappointed when they...More

Thank SkiMom33
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Refreshing change from the overly oiled and Americanized 'Turkish food' found elsewhere in Seattle. The 'manti' was reminiscent of homemade Turkish food. Over time, we have tried almost all the appetizers - double yum! This restaurant is not as great as it once was 3...More

Thank papinn
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Two couples mid week... reserved on Opentable... we chose a nice table in the front. Service was super friendly... not too quick... attentive when it occurred. One person took care of the room. The menu is straightforward. Four of us shared an app and each...More

Thank seattlesez
Reviewed 19 November 2015

We went to this restaurant with friends last night and will definitely be returning. The hostess was informative about the wine and entree choicex and gracious as she bought us hors d'oeuvres and our entree. The food was very good and the ambience of the...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This is another of our neighborhood places, but of a different character. Not so hip, not so noisy. Not a full bar. A very nice Turkish restaurant. Good hummus, babaganoush (ok, that's how it is spelled, but I hope you get the idea), shish kebabs...More

1  Thank beasleys-mom
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The hummus rainbow appetizer is the stuff dreams are made of. If anyone had tried to convince me I would crave beet or sweet potato hummus I would have laughed. But I do!! Ask the friendly lady if a dish has garlic in it. "This...More

1  Thank GUGRAD
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$31
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 34th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122-5139
    (E Union St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-324-3039
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Join us at Bistro Turkuaz for an evening of authentic Turkish food! From its roots in Central Asia, the Turkish cuisine became rich and varied, a reflection of the journey to Asia Minor and the great expanse of the Ottoman Empire. At our bistro, you will experience a flavorful culinary tradition with elements of Greek, Persian, and Middle Eastern dishes. Bistro Turkuaz also tells the story of a valuable Persian gem that was traded in the bazaars of Turkey in the 16th Century and then sold to Europeans by Venetian merchants. The French mistakenly named this blue-green gem turquoise, meaning Turkish. We invite you to share the colorful history and flavors of Turkish food with your friends and family in the warm atmosphere of the Bistro Turkuaz.
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