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About Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine - Orlando

Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine has been established since 2004, and has been family owned and operated ever since. Our first location (on Park Avenue in Winter Park, FL) has firmly established our presence as the premier Turkish restaurant company in Florida. This location (opened in late 2012) was our first endeavor into the South Orlando market - and we're so glad to be here! We're very excited about our newest location, and are quite proud to say that our food, wines, and high level of service are identical to our Winter Park location. Come experience our authentic Turkish cuisine, made in-house, from scratch - every single day. We look forward to seeing you at Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine in Dr. Phillips!

7600 Dr. Phillips Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Turkish, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday-Sunday: 11am - 4pm
Dinner: Sunday-Thursday: 4pm - 10pm; Friday-Saturday: 4:00-11:00pm

Cross Street:
Sand Lake Road

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(407) 352-6766

Website:
http://bosphorousrestaurant.com/

Entertainment:
Turkish music

Parking Details:
Street parking and public lot parking available

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Happy Hour, High Tea, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine - Orlando Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.6

ambience

4.1

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

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Good Vegetarian Options (4)
Neighborhood Gem (3)
Great for Outdoor Dining (3)
Good for Anniversaries (2)
Good for Birthdays (2)
Business Meals (2)
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Cozy (2)
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 (Orlando)·Dined 2 days ago

I’ve lived in the Dr Phillips area for over 16 yrs. Restaurant Row has a lot to offer, but this is a hidden gem. I’ve seen this restaurant many times in the past few years but never ventured in until tonight. Food is fantastic and very flavorful. Management is very inviting and pleasant. We will definitely be returning. Note: Portion sizes are large and can be shared among two.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined 3 days ago

Excellent experience! Was in Orlando for one night, wanted to avoid the big chains. Easy to get a table at 7p on a Thursday, great service and everything we ordered was delicious. Go with the server recommendations!

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 (Toronto)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Always consistent with amazing food quality and generous portions. The hand picked Turkish wines are amazing! One of the "gems" in our area!

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Casual, Happy Hour
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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 6, 2017

This is our "go to" restaurant when in Orlando. Good is fresh, delicious , authentic and generous portions. Service is friendly and attentive. Love this place!

Tags: Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Healthy, Fit for Foodies, Cozy
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 (Orlando)·Dined on November 3, 2017

I hadn't had a chance to return to Bosphorous for sometime; however another great visit. Thank you to our server Irina who was very attentive and helpful explaining the menu to my guest who had never dined here before. Looking forward to coming back soon!

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups
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 (Louisville)·Dined on November 1, 2017

Visiting from out town we were told to try Bosphorous for "real" Turkish foods/meals. We were not disappointed!!
We attempted to order a wide variety on foods that included a combination of salads and dips, plus lamb, chicken and eggplant. All were very tasty and true to the Turkish preparations we had last year in Istanbul. The homemade bread was excellent and combination with the hummus and eggplant....and olive oil.
We ended the meal on a very high note, having the baked cheese and honey dessert. Don't miss it with a strong Turkish coffee.

Tags: Casual, Healthy, Spicy
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·Dined on October 31, 2017

This was our first time dining at this location. And while we have always enjoyed the Winter Park location, this one was even better! Our server, Rami, was wonderful!! And the Manager, Eric, went out of his way to make sure that my husband, who suffers from celiac, had a meal that was not only delicious, but safe. They staff is incredible. And, of course, the food is delicious!

Tags: Authentic, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Orlando)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Wonderful food and the waitstaff was very pleasant with lots of option ideas.

Tags: Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Orlando)·Dined on October 22, 2017

I love eating Turkish food and this place has authentic food. Food is full of flavor so everything tastes wonderful. You won't leave hungry or disappointed

Tags: Great for Lunch, Casual, Scenic View, Authentic, Sunday Lunch
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

Our sever was great. Coffee and hummus were amazing

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·Dined on October 21, 2017

Food was great but unhappy they added 18% gratuity to the check . This made the check overall cost expensive . We were there 70mins and $19.50 gratutity added was excessive

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Excellent! Food very tasty. Wonderful accommodation for multiple food allergies.

Tags: People Watching, Gluten Free Options, Paleo Friendly, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Absolutely thrilled with everything never had any complaints about this place 5 star

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·Dined on September 5, 2017

Foods was very good, service is bad ,
They have to train their staff how to deal with customers...

Tags: Comfort Food
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 3, 2017

Waiter came late to serve as they forgot to assign the table to him. Lavas Bread was too thick. We gave it back and they replaced it.

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·Dined on September 2, 2017

Real Turkish restaurant, food was great , fresh meat...

Tags: Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Healthy, Tasting Menu
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on August 21, 2017

Excellent Middle Eastern cuisine. Very good wine selection with excellent happy hour prices. Several Bosphorous locations in Orlando and they all perform very similarly.

Tags: Healthy, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on August 16, 2017

First time in Florida, I tried turkish many times before so I can say the Food was excellent, people very friendly. I will stop by if I get any chance to come here again.

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·Dined on July 30, 2017

The restaurant itself is very pleasant: color, decor, scents, lighting, music...all lends itself to a warm, friendly, appealing location in which to have a date night with a loved one.
Then, the noise level hits you: BOOM. This is not a place to enjoy a pleasant date night. Although, this doesn't necessarily detract from the establishment as a whole; I went there with the intention of enjoying a nice date.
That being said, one immediately feels as though you walked into a huge family kitchen where all of your little cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends are waiting for you with open arms.
Did I mention kids? There was an abundance of them having a rambunctious, good time: yelling, running around, standing in their seats...if one suffers anxiety, or tends to get easily overstimulated, this is not the place for you.
On to the staff: they are fantastic! Attentive, knowledgeable, friendly, and johnny-on-the-spot.
I ordered the lamb shank and it fell off of the bone in front of me. It was absolutely amazing and, to be honest, I'm not a huge fan of lamb.
My friend ordered the Chicken Kebabs with marinated onions, cabbage, and carrots and he kept saying how fantastic every portion was.

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·Dined on July 27, 2017

Great taste, great food and service

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·Dined on July 22, 2017

Love that I can enjoy Authentic Turkish cuisine and wine ! Wish they had one in my city. I come here every time I am in Orlando though! ❤️ Tesekur Ederim!! Elerine sogul!

Tags: Authentic
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 (Orlando)·Dined on July 15, 2017

Delicious meals and desserts to die for! We'll be back!

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Late-night Find, Good for Anniversaries, Sunday Lunch, Worth the Drive, Tasting Menu, Casual, Great for Lunch, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for Birthdays
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 (Orlando)·Dined on June 30, 2017

Food excellent. But had used a Travelocity offer and felt the upsell pressure from minute we sat down.
It's too bad. If the offer was supposed to make me want to comeback, selling pressure defeated the great menu.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 24, 2017

Well prepared authentic Turkish fare. Attentive service.

Tags: Authentic, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on June 22, 2017

This is the real deal when you want good authentic Turkish food. We tried almost all the apps and devoured them quickly. The platter was outstanding with the platter sized lavash bread. Loved the spinach and feta roll ups!! Even the liver was awesome.
The mains were good but the lamb was incredible. The shank was literally fall off the bone tender and no gamey taste. Desserts were very tasty. We tried the special cheese one with pistachio gelato. It was so good. We liked the plain baklava as well. Everyone had the Turkish coffee and some had mint tea. Overall delightful dinner with excellent service. Clean and cute place.

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vip
 (New England)·Dined on June 21, 2017

Incredible food!!!! recommend !

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on June 19, 2017

Very pricey .. bread for $5 ???
But everything else was great

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 (Orlando)·Dined on June 17, 2017

Great food, service was attentive,

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 (Greensboro)·Dined on June 15, 2017

Service was excellent and friendly. For an appetizer, we shared a lavash (speciality bread) which was very good and an Ezme ( chopped tomatoes, garlic, nuts and a few other ingredients) and it was delicious. As an entree my husband had the chicken skewers served with rice, beets, onions and carrots and I had the chicken sauté with green peppers, mushrooms, onions and rice. Both were large portions and very flavorful.

The restaurant is quite small with booths along both walls and tables in the center. There is also outside seating under cover. We enjoyed this restaurant very much.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on June 13, 2017

Service was excellent. Food was amazing. Highly recommend.

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 (New England)·Dined on June 3, 2017

Best meal we have had in along time.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 30, 2017

Wonderful food, wonderful ambience, and wonderful service!

Tags: Good for a Date, Authentic, Local Ingredients, Vegan, Good Vegetarian Options, Healthy
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 (Orlando)·Dined on May 29, 2017

Amazing , friendly , great service , I even try Turkish tea in Orlando without going to Turkish region !!!! What an amazing experience I like to learn about different culture cusine, also I like all Epcot's restaurants they have like French , German, Chinese and etc but Epcot need to call to this restaurant and ask them to add Bosphorus restaurant to their list !

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Comfort Food
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on May 27, 2017

Delicious food and great service.

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 (New England)·Dined on May 19, 2017

Our server was excellent, as was all of the front of house staff. They were very careful about my sister's gluten allergy despite being a small kitchen and there were lots of great vegetarian options. The lentil soup was superb, the cucumber dip was bursting with flavor. We especially loved combining the stuffed grapes leaves with the sauteed eggplant appetizer.

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 (Orlando)·Dined on May 19, 2017

Excellent food & atmosphere

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 (Orlando)·Dined on May 6, 2017

Fabulous meal! The lamb shank was to die for! My son got the Moussaka and he loved it!

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 (Miami)·Dined on May 6, 2017

great server!!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Special Occasion
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 (Orlando)·Dined on May 5, 2017

Had a birthday dinner here with a friend. We sat outside- wasn't too loud with traffic noise but there were some roaming middle school students that were causing a bit of an issue. Luckily security moved them along. Food was great- had babaganoush with puffy bread as an appetizer, then the grilled meat for two. Had enough left over for lunch the next day. They have half price drinks for happy hour, which is great!

Tags: Gluten Free Options, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
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 (Orlando)·Dined on May 4, 2017

I love the Bosphorous in Winter Park and hoped this one would be as good. It was. The three of us shared an appetizer platter, had some Turkish beer and each had an entree. Mine was the veal and lamb patties. They are a little spicey, but not too. And there were leftovers to take home. One of these days, I am going to try a dessert, but I'm always too stuffed. I thought the bill was very reasonable for all we had.

Tags: Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Authentic
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