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Turkuaz Cafe

24 Rathbone Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
+64 9-430 2469
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (11 reviews)
“iskender” (6 reviews)
“tzatziki” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Fast food, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
24 Rathbone Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food in this restaurant is is wow, - so refreshing, tantalizes the tastebuds. It all feels so fresh and healthy. I feel this is the healthiest takeaway that there is.but also the meals are very filling. The only downsize for the restaurant is it...More

Thank Anne255371
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We on our regular Sunday meal out in the evening I had the Adana because it was spicy, the service was quite good and there was adequate parking out side of the Restaurant.I had this dish because it was supposedly be Spicey. When my meal...More

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place is a bit formica like. Food and drinks are ok ... service from the girls and guys a bit average... very few smiles.

Thank TambonzRobertson
Reviewed 14 February 2018

For a year this was almost the only place we went with friends and family. I think we started coming here twice a week for a while and now we still go to this place more than anywhere else. Their Haoumi wrap is to die...More

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This is casual cafe style dining and takeaway, but don't let that put you off to the atmosphere and food standard. The food and its presentation is authentic and just like in Turkey. Lovely to see that after 1 pm they can sell alcohol and...More

Thank KerryHannam
Reviewed 5 February 2018

A very effective and workable combination of takeaway and table (dining) service. We dined in.. Decor heavily and pleasantly Turkish with very comfortable and varied seating arrangements. A sense of appropriateness and dining dignity all round (unusual for takeaways). Didn't check the loos. Pleasant staff...More

Thank decline421
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Driving down from Bay of Isles to Auckland and decided to stop in Whangarei for coffee and lunch. Happened on this café and amazed at the authenticity and quality of food. Reading other reviews later confirms our rating Well worth the visit

Thank DavidvPerth
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I tried the mixed meat iskender as a takeaway and enjoyed it. The meats were not over generous in the portion but enough for one. Other parts of the meal were good. I would use them again.

Thank KevinTunn
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Serve up good portions at good prices - not ridiculously overpriced like lots of places. Becoming very popular. Delicious home made Turkish Delight.

Thank MeMeMe50
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is an unlicenced cafe, of very casual dining. The food is very authentic and just lovely. The meat is very tasty and tender . I will come back again for a good meal out. I had filo feta and spinach wrap with nice salad...More

Thank Anne255371
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Rathbone Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-430 2469
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