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Agora Turkish Restaurant

1565 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-2606
+1 212-717-1220
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1565 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-2606
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner at this restaurant for the first time and glad We came in. Good experience good food and good Turkish wine 🍷. Sure we'll come back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Grace F
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped for early dinner, it BYO on weekdays only, they serve wine on weekends. Great octopus salad and kebab.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LSNY12
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Had Lunch at Agora. The food is delicious and authentic Turkish cuisine. I tried to fit my order into one of the "Lunch Specials" but could not get exactly what I wanted. I had Shephard Salad, Babganosh, Lamb Adana, and a Turkish coffee. All very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank paulachicago2018
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The sampler platter is amazing as you can try their best appetizers. Their hummus was wonderful! The portion sizes were perfect to split, and the salads are fresh and tasty. The restaurant was packed on a Tuesday night so go early (before 7 pm) or...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DawninDallas
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Wow the food was to die for. Delicious and fresh and perfect portions Staff were very accommodating and great service skills Our 3 fussy kids devoured their meals and me and my husband loved everything we ordered Reasonable by NYC standards Highly recommend

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tahera
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to Agora twice and the food is great, the service attentive and the price extremely reasonable. It has the ambiance of a neighborhood restaurant and outdoor seating is a plus. I highly recommend the octopus salad, the chicken adana and the mixed grill...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank luv2trvl09NY
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I had a great time here, the taste is so delicious and it's value for money. Highly recommended 👍the meal I ordered was for $15 after tax which is a good price for a food and ambiance like this. The service was good too and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank hamzaa135
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I recently moved to Newark, but work in NYC. My parents came in for a weekend and this was the first restaurant we went to. It was great. I'm kind of a picky eater, but I found something I liked.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank amethystloucks
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant has a very relaxed atmosphere. The lamb meatballs and chicken shish kabob were very tasty. The service was friendly and helpful. The prices are very reasonable.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank E6370KJmichaels
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was a lovely place to have dinner at. Friendly and helpful service, good mix of outdoor and indoor seating and of course, excellent food. Make sure you get the purple cabbage side with your meal, it's to die for.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Sal_Paradise767
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1565 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-2606
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Yorkville
  • Neighborhood: Yorkville
  • Phone Number: +1 212-717-1220
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