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NewtoID Jul 16, 2008 12:50 PM

My husband and I are planning a visit to NY in a few weeks and I wanted to find out if there are any Turkish restaurants you would recommend that serve either kunefe or ekmek kadayif as desserts?

Thanks!

  1. kcijones001 Jul 16, 2008 01:03 PM

    Pera
    303 Madison Ave
    Btwn 41st & 42nd St

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      jdogg80 Jul 16, 2008 01:30 PM

      Not sure if these restaurants serve what you are looking for, but Ali Baba on 34th street is great and Turkish Kitchen is good too.

    2. l
      Lucia Jul 16, 2008 01:28 PM

      I like Ali Baba, but I'm not sure if they have either dessert you mention: http://www.alibabaturkishcuisine.com/...

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        bklynite Jul 16, 2008 02:48 PM

        You could try calling Peri Ela, on Lexington between 90th and 91st. 212-410-4300. It's a lovely little place.

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          RGR Jul 16, 2008 04:14 PM

          Via MenuPages, here is a list of Turkish restaurants. You can check the menus to see which ones serve the desserts you are looking for.

          http://www.menupages.com/restaurants....

          1. s
            sea97horse Jul 17, 2008 08:49 AM

            Again don't know about the particular desserts, but Taksim on 2nd Ave around 54th is really super. And affordable!

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