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“A very friendly and delicious turkish restaurant.”

Pinarbasi Restaurant
Ranked #16 of 104 Restaurants in Coburg
Price range: US$15 - US$23
Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Turkish, Grill
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Good for: Groups
Description: Here at Pinarbasi Turkish Restaurant, in Melbourne's Coburg, we bring you a taste of Turkey with our delightful traditional Turkish cuisine and warm friendly atmosphere. We serve authentic Turkish cuisine and we are well known for our specialty char-grills, wood-fired oven turkish bread and pides (Turkish pizza), festive atmosphere, oriental belly dancing and live music every Friday and Saturday night. All of this is served with our Turkish hospitality from management and staff which creates a delightful place to dine. Regardless of the amount of people you are coming to dine, we strive to offer our guests an ideal place to host a function including engagements, birthday parties or other celebrations, or a more intimate setting such as a dinner for two. Afiyet Olsun!
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

I have been here before and would thoroughly recommend this restaurant on Sydney Rd in Coburg.
The service is lovely ..caring but not overbearing. The food is absolutely fresh and cooked perfectly.
Love a glass of Uladag ( Turkish soft drink in lemonade or orange) The mixed skewers were sensational!
Prices all very reasonable.
Well worth a visit.

Thank kayeuna
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Reviewed 12 October 2014

My family and I were invited by a few friends to this restaurant and to be quick and concise, we really enjoyed ourselves. For a more detailed review, keep reading.

Parking was easy, not in front, you would have to be very lucky to get that, but there were plenty of empty spaces in side streets and a few minutes walk is not a bother.

We went on a Saturday night and they have a fixed menu but on request or because someone on our table was very persuasive we were given the normal weekly menu. Anyway the food was delicious. It didn't come fast but we were not in a hurry and chatted without becoming impatient. The skewers, both chicken and lamb, were the nicest, they went lovely with the rice.

We ate for about two hours and at 9 pm the belly dancing started. The dancer engaged the audience very well and really brought the place to life. The live band - two people - had been playing since we got there and had kept a nice atmosphere all evening.

After the belly dancer left the audience got up on the dance floor and everyone really enjoyed themselves with the live music. The night had a few problems but I have to give 5 stars as the best things made us forget any small niggles.

Thank you for an enjoyable night.

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Thank Deadorcmap
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Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

Pinarbasi was amazing, the tastiest turkish food I've ever had. Meat was juicy and tender, bread and dips delicious and fresh the chilli dip in particular was so good we wanted to take some home! Service was fine and staff were super friendly even with our 2 year old, and there was a musician there who played a harp looking thing who sung in different languages who was very talented. Thanks for a lovely visit pinarbasi!

Thank Elle L
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Reviewed 19 June 2014

We were there with a large group too little food for fix menu of $35 pp
Service was too slow, music terrible and unprofessional.
Hidden charges for cake service
I would not recommend fix menu at all.

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1  Thank Ian T
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

Family run Turkish restaurant with reliably good food, prompt service and friendly staff. We keep coming back because this place is so comfortable and the food is freshly prepared and very good. Great value for money.

Thank SonyaT945
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