Our restaurant is reopening on Friday 10th July at 4pm.

We are now open Thursday to Sunday, 4–10pm for collection only takeaways. Go to the Take Away page to see the menu and call us to order.

Take Away Menu

Available Thursday-Sunday 4-10pm for collection only

Available Thursday-Sunday
4-10pm for collection only

Call us on 01226 205208 to order

Our dishes are freshly prepared and cooked on our traditional charcoal grill and oven, using authentic Turkish recipes.

= Gluten Free | = Vegetarian
Take away Istanbul Kitchen and Bar

Cold Starters (Mezes)

  • Hummus (Humus) £3.80

    Crushed chick peas, tahini, lemon, garlic, vegetable oil and a hint of herbs

  • Fried Aubergines & Tomato Sauce (Saksuka) £3.80

    Aubergine, mixed peppers, garlic and a hint of herbs

  • Tsatsiki (Cacik) £3.80

    Yoghurt dip with cucumber, hint of mint, garlic and olive oil

  • Spicy Salad (Acili Ezme) £3.80

    Spicy fine cut salad of tomato, onion, peppers and hint of herbs

  • Olives £3.80

    A mix of green and black olives with lemon and herbs

Hot Starters (Mezes)

  • Spicy Sausage (Sucuk) £4.50

    Slices of grilled Turkish spicy sausage

  • Halloumi (Hellim) £4.50

    Lightly grilled slices of goat’s cheese

  • Feta Cheese Rolls (Sigara Boregi) £4.50

    Filo pastry rolls filled with feta cheese, spinach, parsley and a hint of herbs

  • Minced Lamb Parcels (Kiymali Muska Boregi) £4.80

    Filo pastry parcels of minced lamb with cheese, parsley, garlic & herbs

  • Mushrooms (Mantar) £4.50

    Oven baked mushrooms with garlic & butter, topped with blue cheese

  • King Prawns (Karides Tava) £4.80

    Pan fried prawns in butter with a hint of herbs

  • Lamb Liver (Arnavut Cigeri) £4.80

    Pan fried lamb liver served with onions and a hint of herbs

  • Meatballs in Tomato Sauce (Soslu Kofte) £4.80

    Beef meatballs flavoured with mint in a fresh tomato sauce

  • Falafel £4.50

    Lightly spiced fried balls of blended chick peas, onion and garlic

  • Stuffed Meatballs (Icli Kofte) £4.80

    Deep fried minced beef meatballs filled with bulgur wheat, walnuts, onions and herbs

  • Pacanga Boregi £4.80

    Deep fried filo pastry parcels of beef pastrami and mozzarella cheese

Kebab Dishes

Freshly prepared kebab dishes are served with salad, rice and sautéed potatoes
  • Adana Kofte £11.50

    Home made seasoned lamb kofte cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Chicken Shish (Tavuk Sis) £11.50

    Marinated pieces of chicken breast cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Lamb Shish (Kuzu Sis) £12.50

    Marinated pieces of lamb cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Lamb Chops (Pirzola) £15.25

    Trio of best-end lamb chops marinated and cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Lamb Beyti (Kuzu Beyti) £11.50

    Marinated lamb kofte seasoned with garlic, wrapped in a flat bread, grilled again and topped with tomato sauce

  • Chef’s Special £14.50

    A selection of lamb shish, adana kofte, lamb chops and chicken shish, drizzled with a special tomato sauce and garnished with cheese

  • Chicken Halloumi Shish (Tavuk Hellim Sis) £11.50

    Pieces of chicken breast and halloumi cheese cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Chicken Thighs (Tavuk Baget) £11.50

    Marinated pieces of chicken thighs cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Lamb Iskender Kebab (Kuzu Iskender) £11.50

    Lamb kofte, charcoal grilled and placed on a bed of bread served with yoghurt and tomato sauce

  • Combination Kebab £11.50

    Choice of any two from: adana kofte, chicken shish or lamb shish

  • Mixed Kebab (Karisik Izgara) £14.00

    Adana kofte, lamb shish, chicken shish and lamb chops

  • Istanbul Special (For 2 People) £34.00

    Homemade seasoned adana kofte, halloumi shish, lamb shish, chicken shish, lamb chops & spicy Turkish sausage cooked on the charcoal grill

Oven & Casserole Dishes

Freshly prepared casserole dishes are served with salad, rice and sautéed potatoes
  • Lamb Shank (Incik) £13.50

    Slow cooked lamb shank served with potatoes and carrots

  • Chicken Casserole (Tavuk Guvec) £11.50

    Diced chicken with tomatoes and peppers, topped with cheese

  • Lamb Casserole (Kuzu Guvec) £12.50

    Diced lamb with tomatoes and peppers, topped with cheese

  • Chicken Cream (Tavuk Krema) £12.50

    Diced chicken with fresh cream, peppers and mushrooms

  • Prawn Sauté (Karides Sote) £13.50

    King prawns with mushrooms, peppers and onions topped with cheese

  • Sautéed Spiced Chicken (Sac Kavurma) £11.50

    Sautéed diced chicken cooked with onions, peppers and a hint of herbs

  • Beef Moussaka (Etli Musakka) £12.50

    Layers of aubergine, beef mince, peppers, courgette and cheese

  • Meatball Casserole (Kofte Guvec) £11.50

    Lamb meatballs with tomatoes and peppers, topped with cheese

Fish Dishes

  • Sea Bass (Levrek) £12.00

    Freshly prepared sea bass cooked on a charcoal grill served with sautéed potatoes, rice, vegetables and salad

  • Salmon (Somon) £12.00

    Freshly prepared salmon cooked on a charcoal grill served with sautéed potatoes, rice, vegetables and salad

Pasta Dishes

  • Chicken Penne Pasta £7.50

    Marinated pieces of chicken thigh with pasta in a creamy basil sauce

  • Chicken & Aubergine Penne Pasta £7.50

    Marinated pieces of chicken thigh with pasta and aubergine in a creamy sauce

Vegetarian Dishes

Freshly prepared vegetarian dishes are served with salad, rice and sautéed potatoes
  • Vegetable Grill (Sebzeli Kebab) £10.00

    Aubergines, mushrooms, onions, peppers and tomatoes cooked on the charcoal grill

  • Moussaka (Musakka) £10.00

    Layers of aubergine, peppers, courgette, and cheese

  • Halloumi Cheese Grill (Hellim Sis) £11.50

    Grilled halloumi cheese and peppers

Side Orders

  • Chips £2.00
  • Rice £2.00
  • Homemade Bread £2.00
  • Sautéed potatoes £2.00

Children's Dishes

  • Chicken Nuggets and Chips £5.00
  • Chicken Shish and Chips £5.00
  • Pasta in Tomato Sauce £5.00

Desserts

  • Baklava £3.50

    Filo pastry filled with chopped nuts and soaked in syrup

Drinks

Beer

  • Efes Beer (500ml) £4.00

Soft Drinks

  • Coke £1.00
  • Diet Coke £1.00
  • Sprite £1.00

Red Wines (Bottle)

  • Merlot £15.00
  • Shiraz £15.00
  • Malbec £15.00

White Wines (Bottle)

  • Pinot Grigio £15.00
  • Chardonnay £15.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc £15.00