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645 Kinderkamack Rd, River Edge, NJ 07661-2156
+1 201-262-4400
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 Oct 2017
1 Apr 2017
“Average at Best”
Closed Now
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
$$ - $$$
645 Kinderkamack Rd, River Edge, NJ 07661-2156
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Istanbul serves very good Turkish fare in a very attractive setting. Live music on Saturday evening, BYO, large parking lot and friendly, knowledgeable servers.

Thank paul3776
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Visited on a Friday evening at 6 PM and was told we could eat but would have to be out by 8 PM, that presented no problem. The food was at best mediocre and the service was of course rushed since they wanted us out...More

Thank jimr279
Reviewed March 18, 2017

This wonderful strip mall Turkish restaurant offers excellent food, spacious apart tables, very good service, and entertainment on certain days. Starting with the assorted Mezze, you can select any 4 or 6 from the menu with a variety of fresh vegetables, which other Mediterranean restaurants...More

Thank Erwin D
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant offers choices from fish to meat. We enjoyed lamb kebabs, hummus and gyro platter. Each meal comes with vegetables and choices of rice or French fries. Lots of parking. Service was nice. We'll definitely be back.

Thank speclkm
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

3 out of 4 of us - food good, waitress brought wrong meal for the 4th dinner. Used a coupons- and was given the less amount. Had manager come over and he corrected. We left without dessert. Not our normal. Maybe they will be there...More

Thank mike890
Reviewed October 23, 2016

We came here last night for my fiance's birthday. Overall, we had a good experience. The dining room had a nice atmosphere. For an appetizer we ordered various dips including hummus, baba ganoush, spiced eggplant, and tzatziki. They were above average with the hummus and...More

1  Thank CGin23
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Been there 3 times in the last month, the food tastes great. One can tell meat and vegetables are fresh, prices are reasonable. Friendly service, plenty of parking. I'd recommend the Adana Kebab and Shish Kebab and almost all the appetizers especially the İclikofte (kibbeh)......More

1  Thank tlgs77
Reviewed January 4, 2016

Newly opened in space of a prior Turkish restaurant that we ate at often. So we compared our meals to the prior establishment. They were smaller and both meals we seasoned more strongly.. I not saying it was not traditional, our to most peoples liking...More

1  Thank tbirdhs
Reviewed November 19, 2015

Istanblue is located in the former Efe's Restaurant having been taken over by new owners in November 2015. The restaurant is located in a small shopping center with plenty of parking. It is very attractive, has live entertainment on weekends, serves Sunday brunch and from...More

1  Thank paul3776
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Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Kinderkamack Rd, River Edge, NJ 07661-2156
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  River Edge
  • Phone Number: +1 201-262-4400
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