Cafe Istanbul

5450 W Lovers Ln # 222
Dallas, TX 75209
Cafe Istanbul - Homestead Business Directory

Business Information

valet, garage, street

Message from the Business

Spice up your life! Try Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine today!
Cafe Istanbul was founded by veteran restaurateur Erol Girgin, and has become one of Dallas most popular dining destination representing Turkish cuisine. Cafe Istanbul unique appeal is a result of a menu selection of Turkish authentic food recipes. Since Cafe Istanbul is the only restaurant representing Turkish & Anatolian Cuisine in Dallas, every single item in the menu is prepared in house using only fresh ingredients in a healthy and natural environment, Chef and owner, Erol Girgin's inspirations on the recipes depends on a experience of 25 years, back in Turkey with "Mangal Restaurant" and now in Dallas. this is a MUST for the diner who loves to 'feast' on not good food but GREAT FOOD! Catering for Private events! Please call.
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Customer Reviews (7 reviews)


on Citysearch Nov 10, 2009
I was there this past Saturday and I really love this place. I had the Stuffed Chicken and it was absolutely delicious. I can also recommend the Turkish Flan for desert. The staff was friendly and as an added bonus, we... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 27, 2009
I have been all around the world and tried many cousins,including Turkish.I had the best Turkish food,of course in Istanbul and the second in Dallas,at Cafe Istanbul.I took my friends out for dinner there and the... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 29, 2009
I was craving stuffed grape leaves all week and so I went to Cafe Istanbul on a Wednesday night and was promptly seated. I ordered a glass of wine, dolma and some lamb thing in sauce. (I'm pretty new to the turkish food... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 17, 2008
My husband and I stumbled onto Cafe Istanbul this summer and were looking forward to returning. This second time we had 3 adults and a baby. Since it was Valentine's Day, we made reservations. We were thrilled that... (more)

Robert F.

on Judys Book Aug 17, 2005
The Inwood Theater is a good, old time movie theater. It has a little cafe in it and good movies. It sometimes shows movies that cannot be found elsewhere. The feel is one of a kind, but you will have to pay a bit more than at... (more)

Jana F.

on Judys Book Aug 07, 2005
The Inwood Theater is an older theater located at Lovers and Inwood. They show independent films and they always have a classic movie playing at midnights on the weekends (Bottle Rocket, Dazed & Confused, The Wall.)... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 16, 2005
<b>In Short</b><br>This local favorite is convenient to the nearby historic Inwood Theatre. Owned by a chef who maintains another restaurant in Turkey, Cafe Istanbul's landmark Aegean-blue awning signals the... (more)

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