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May 2019: We've added Yeni, the London outpost of Istanbul's celebrated Yeni Lokanta. As for the rest of the list, we've mulled it all over and yup, it's all still great.
Marvellous meze. Killer kebabs. Pide, beyti, borek, bahārāt… there are plenty of reasons why Turkish food (hell, Middle Eastern in general) is so popular in London. And the best places combine the traditional flavours of the country with the renowned generosity of its people, at bargainous prices. Seriously, what’s not to like? Here are our top Turkish restaurants in the capital.