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Hunkar Restaurant

319 Hackensack St, Carlstadt, NJ 07072-1043
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“kebab” (3 reviews)
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Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
319 Hackensack St, Carlstadt, NJ 07072-1043
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

Love sitting on their outdoor deck overlooking Meadowlands and in the distance NYC. always get chicken ka bab although last time I had it chicken wasn't as tender. My granddaughter loves this place.

Thank jokearney2014
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We stopped in for an early dinner before seeing Ed Sheeran at MetLife Stadium, having been intrigued by the menu online. We picked a bunch of starters and a kebab and grazed our way through it. The food was delicious, the service efficient and the...More

Thank Izzy K
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised with this restaurant. Food is amazingly delicious and so is the view. Had been to Istanbul a few years back and just love the Turkish food. This place brings back that memories with their food. We were seated on the back patio with...More

Thank idahRAM2015
Reviewed August 26, 2018

What an amazing restaurant, the atmosphere is amazing the restaurant itself is very good, but in the back they have an outside dining area that is awesome and very cozy. The food is also traditional and excellent. My fiancé and I enjoyed the whole experience....More

Thank AugustoV01
Reviewed August 16, 2018

My husband and I eat at Hunkar very often. It's also one of our favorite places to bring friends and family. The food is delicious. The service is a wonderful blend of comfortable and skilled. Every server we've ever had has been friendly and accommodating....More

Thank Lise A
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Have been a frequent visitor of this BYOB charming, cozy, family-run and child friendly restaurant for many years. Very good spread for vegetarians. Excellent service most of the times.

Thank travelenthu2015
Reviewed July 7, 2017

I have moved more times in my life than I care to remember, but I must say some of the places I've lived are memorable, charming, & picturesque! The Town of Carlstadt in New Jersey is one such place. Carlstadt has mainly residential private homes,...More

Thank JoyChristena
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to Hunkar restaurant. I had heard a lot of good things about the food, the cleanliness of the restaurant, and the friendly owners. So, I had quite high expectations. We found a parking spot right in front and walked in...More

Thank OnAir281519
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Family run restaurant that I have been visiting with my family since it opened in 2003. I cannot compliment the food and service enough. It's byob , the appetizers are fresh and amazing and the mixed grill is amazing. It's a hidden gem.Authentic, reasonable and...More

Thank Sonali M
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We used to live in East Rutherford and we frequently this restaurant. Most of their appetizers are vegetarian - and I recommend getting the platter. You will not find falafel here, just FYI. There are many more entree options for meat-eaters, just one veggie entree....More

Thank KomalShahKapoor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Hackensack St, Carlstadt, NJ 07072-1043
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Carlstadt
  • Phone Number: 201-507-0606
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