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Cafe Istanbul

1415 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-3849
+1 505-294-9900
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Great Middle Eastern grocery and cafe”
10 Jun 2016
“Very disappointed this is no longer a Restaurant! ”
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
1415 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-3849
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The go-to place for Middle Eastern food products. The folks that run the store are sweet and their hummus is REALLY good! Do note that this establishment is really a market, not a restaurant. Their prepared food is fab, but it is takeout. Recommended.

Thank YOY1
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My family and I had been a few time before and the food was outrageously delicious! Walk in today. No restaurant! The woman at the cash register counter was staring out the window and didn't even acknowledge we walked in! How rude! Said the closed...More

1  Thank bluemoonflowerdesign
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

I stocked up on tahini, spices, and a few canned goods. Best of all was the baba ghanoush, hummus, and feta fresh from the case at the front counter. The baba was different than I've had before, chunkier, and it was a treat.

Thank MnM1112
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Most of the dishes are very good. The red sumac powder adds not only color but a very distinctive taste.

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 27 January 2015

The only place I know of to find Bulgarian Feta Cheese & other Mediterranean delicacies and the restaurant is great also.

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

Hummus is wonderful, the Chicken Shwarma ant pita were awesome. Middle Eastern home cooking at its best. great Turkish coffee. Try it. Great lunch specials

1  Thank Jthurm
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Cafe Istanbul has every possible Middle Eastern grocery you could want. They carry Bulgarian Feta Cheese which is the best. Lunch there is excellent!

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Very friendly establishment…best Feta Cheese (Bulgarian) and fresh Pita bread. Go early in the week to purchase the Pita before it is gone.

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I ordered gyro platter. It came with greek salad which was delicious, yellow rice that was fluffy and good but the gyro lacks the strong taste of a gyro (those that I had in NYC) . It also came with a pc. of pita bread....More

Thank moistfruitcake
Reviewed 8 September 2013

The shop here is outstanding -- you'll find every type of middle eastern product / spice / canned good available. I'll return again and again to purchase those groceries. The restaurant was good (I like Turkish / Middle Eastern Food), but wasn't exceptional. There were...More

Thank krykie
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9:30 AM - 7:30 PM
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  • Address: 1415 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-3849
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-294-9900
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