What is it about Turkish cuisine that makes it just so darn good? Is it the freshness of the produce used? Is it the succulent meats from the charcoal that quite literally melt in your mouth? Or perhaps the glorious array of mezze dishes? To be honest, we think it’s all of the above plus more, and if you’re after the best of Turkish cuisine in London, well the choice is obvious. Rüyam Turkish is a London institution, and their spot on Commercial Road in Whitechapel is brimming with some seriously incredible dishes, and all we can say is – why are you still reading? Get down there asap!
London favourite Rüyam Turkish are undoubtedly up there with the best restaurants in town. Their Commercial Road space in Whitechapel is a local favourite and the team have got the foodie scene buzzing with their extensive menu, and impeccable service. With their menu being so enticing, we’ve discovered the best thing to do is to pay Rüyam Turkish a visit with a group, and opt to share several dishes so you can indulge in multiple dishes and delight those taste buds well and truly.
Start your Rüyam Turkish rendezvous with the mixed mezze of hummus, tabbouleh, caci, rus salatasi and patlican ezme, which is a combination of several starters, and an excellent way to get amongst dishes you perhaps haven’t tried before. Following that, we have a soft spot for pide, which is a Turkish pizza topped with a range of fillings like minced lamb, or garlic sausage and cheese. The team at this London delight also have a range of vegetarian dishes so no matter your dietary preference, you’ll be well-catered for. Located on Commercial Road, this Whitechapel institution simply needs to be sampled, so go forth, feast and enjoy!
Delicious food and attentive service. One of the best turkish restaurants in London, always have a great meal here and pricing is fair as well
This restaurant is always friendly, fresh food with meat and veggie options, the service is great and it's really good value with a good meal and drinks at about £30.
Really nice restaurant, delicious, authentic Turkish cuisine and the service is fantastic, really attentive staff making sure we had everything we needed. Would recommend Efes