Turkish cuisine is definitely amazing – it’s full of flavour. If you have never tried Turkish food and you are a meat lover then you will be amazed because the main dishes are focused on grilled meat, skewers, etc.

Our team loves Turkish food – from the hot and cold starters, the salads to the delicious main dishes and the desserts! If you are looking for an amazing Turkish restaurant in Ilford then we made a list of our favorite places just for you!

Our esteemed collective has put forth a selection of the finest Turkish culinary establishments in Ilford, as determined by our discerning palates and refined sensibilities.


Faroz Restaurant – Ilford

Faroz is a simple restaurant offering delicious traditional Turkish cuisine – exactly what you need for a nice lunch or dinner.

We really enjoy this place because they focus on the food and deliver quality dishes which is the most important thing for a restaurant!

We really recommend the Russian Salad (chopped potatoes, carrots, pickles, peas, corn, mayonnaise) as well as the Lahmacun and Falafel as your starter!

When it comes to their main dishes, you can have burgers, delicious wraps, and, of course, amazing traditional grilled meat served with a salad, rice, and couscous!

Of course, leave room for desserts – the Rice pudding and the Baklava are amazing!

Address: 2-4 Clements Rd, Ilford IG1 1BA


Harman Turkish Restaurant

Harman Turkish Restaurant is one of the best places to enjoy Turkish food in Ilford. We highly recommend you visit if you haven’t yet because you will be amazed at how delicious everything is – just like they serve it in Turkey!

Enjoy a cold or hot starter – Cacik, Kisir, Hummus, Sarma (vine leaves with rice, tomatoes, onions, parsley & herbs), Baba Ghanoush, Falafel, Halloumi and so many other delicious mezes!

We recommend you try their Lamb Donner, Chicken Beyti, Lamb Liver, Tavuk Tava (chicken, onions, garlic mushrooms, peppers, homemade sauce served with rice or bulgur) as well as the Chicken Wrapped Beyti!

Address: 376-378 Cranbrook Rd, Gants Hill, Ilford IG2 6HW


Wazir Restaurant

Wazir is another amazing Turkish restaurant in Ilford that you need to visit! It’s a pretty popular place so most of our readers have probably already been there, however, we love it so much and we had to feature it in our list!

We highly recommend their Wazir’s Single Platter (1 Kofte, 1 Adana, 1 Beyti served with Hummus, Jajik, Rice, Couscous, Bowl of Salad, Bread, Garlic, and Chili Sauce)! They also have special platters that are enough for 3-4 people to enjoy. For example, their Chicken Special Platter (Chicken shish, 2 Chicken Beyti, 8 pcs chicken wings, chicken shawarma)!

Wazir also has special vegetarian dishes that are delicious. We love the Veggie Burger as well as the Veggie Grilled Kebab!

Address: 55, 57 Cranbrook Rd, Cranbrook, Ilford IG1 4PG


Adana Restaurant Ilford

Adana Restaurant Ilford is a takeaway restaurant that also offers home delivery, however, they do not have a dine-in area so keep that in mind. If you want to enjoy delicious Turkish cuisine but don’t feel like sitting in a restaurant make sure you order from Adana and enjoy their dishes in the comfort of your own home!

They offer the typical Hot and Cold Starters (Falafel, Boregi, Sucuk, Houmus, Baba Ganoush, etc.). The main dishes are traditional grilled meat served with a salad and rice.

They also have Turkish pizza, burgers, wraps, and seafood.

Address: 510 High Rd, Seven Kings, Ilford IG1 1UE




Last but not least on our list is Mirage – another amazing Turkish restaurant in Ilford offering tasty food. Also, the staff is always super friendly and the prices are affordable!

We highly recommend their Chicken and Lamb Kebab served with rice as well as the Musaka! They also have Chicken dishes, Fish Dishes, and a lot of steaks!

Mirage also has a special Vegetarian menu with some tasty options!

Address: 738 Eastern Ave, Newbury Park, Ilford IG2 7HU