Are you in the mood for an authentic Turkish meal? Head on down to Istanbul Cafe, located at 2139 Middle Country Road in Centereach.
Fresh ingredients fill each menu item with classic and traditional Turkish cuisine flavors.
From Lahmacun (thin dough topped with ground meat and vegetables) and Manti (Turkish mini beef ravioli with yogurt sauce topped with tomato sauce) to Gyro kebabs, tilapia and much more, enjoying a meal at Istanbul Cafe will make you feel like you’ve been transported to Turkey.
Istanbul Cafe also offers a variety of breakfast and dessert options — try stopping in early to get a taste of the eatery’s popular omelets, toasts and Turkish breakfast platters.
Then, take your pick between mouthwateringly delicious and authentic desserts like baklava, pudding, ‘Kadayif’ (shredded fill dough with walnuts and honey syrup) and more.
Istanbul Cafe also offers a three-course lunch special Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Diners can choose between a main entree and select two options from soups, salads, rice or fries.
Istanbul Cafe has earned an impressive 4.5/5 star rating on Yelp as a result of its eccentric tastes and cultural cuisine options.
“My favorite spot for authentic Turkish food! Friendly service, excellent tasteful food. If you're looking to try something new be sure to try the gyro! Thinly sliced like the real Turkish way,” wrote Merve B. in an April 7 Yelp review.
Istanbul Cafe is open Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, visit the website.
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