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The Urban Turban

2757 NC Hwy 55, Cary, NC
+1 919-367-0888
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“baba ganoush” (4 reviews)
“gyros” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
2757 NC Hwy 55, Cary, NC
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is basically a Mediterranean Golden Corral. The lamb is very good, however, the atmosphere, service, cleanliness and other selections is basically average. Nothing to write home about. Buffet doesn't have a lot of selections. Food is overpriced.

Thank Bobby H
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This was some of the best food we've had in ages! We were looking for another yummy place near the house and we were so glad to come upon this. The food was wonderful and the folks were friendly. Highly recommend!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Stopped for lunch. They have a number of Mediterrian items on a small buffet. We had some grape leaves and Greek salad. Both were OK but nothing special. Service is quick and friendly. If you don't know what is in something - just ask and...More

Thank Levon M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I called The Urban Turban to place an order for takeout, and OMG how can you be so rude and dry. I asked the person taking my order what are the options for sides, he did not mention Tabbouleh, when I asked to confirm that...More

Thank Jharna P
Reviewed 8 January 2017

My husband and i had lunch at Urban Turban last week - before the BIG SNOW! We enjoyed very fresh, very good food. The little space is pleasant and the staff helpful. We really fell for the curry chicken and the eggplant but everything was...More

Thank Julia353
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for dinner and had the all you can eat buffet. There aren't endless choices but the ones they have are delicious. The restaurant is nicely decorated with some interesting paintings and photos. The owner was very helpful and a...More

Thank Nicholas S
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

After ready reviews here we were excited, but once we tasted - Baba ghannouj is AWSOME - chicken melts in your Mouth and gyro selections as well as hot sauce are perfection!!!! Definitely worth the visit

Thank Fordpony66
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed coming to the Urban Turban for a number of years. The food is always fresh and flavorful. The daily side dishes / veggies are so good; they are reason enough to eat here. Lentils, cabbage, eggplant all delicious. I like the curry...More

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Clean, attractive space. Lively vibe without being overbearing. Everything is super fresh. Mediterranean music. Buffet dishes are very good. Moderate spices, including the tasty chicken curry. If you love traditional gyro meat like me then the buffet is is a good option. Baba ganoush and...More

Thank Aldo_Nola
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Love the curry a little different other restaurants but it is excellent! The rice is always fresh, service is pretty good check it out!

Thank E W
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2757 NC Hwy 55, Cary, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-367-0888
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