We are an intimate, chef-owned restaurant located in the Belsize Park Road, West Hempstead, London. Open for dinner six nights a week, Restaurant is close on Monday's. Ekin Restaurant's offers probably the best Turkish cuisine featuring the finest Turkish seasonal ingredients. Our chef Ibrahim Karafakioglu's cooking approach unites his classic training in some of the most kitchens in Turkey, his passion for freshness and simplicity. Ekin Restaurant has established in 2005's, Ibrahim Karafakioglu's has been a talented contributor to the success of a number of top rated restaurants in Turkey. He has been in the catering industry over 35 years. Ekin Restaurant, food critic for the Evening Times, has called Ibrahim's food "Great food, perfectly cooked, generous portions, and gracious service." Also tripadvisor.co.uk nominated Ekin restaurants in the First 870 within the 17,533 Restaurants in London
Call for dinner reservations, simply fill our online booking form or drop by for dinner in for a drink and appetizer. We look forward to seeing you sometime soon.
When dining at Ekin Restaurant you can choose from our home made mezes or or enjoy our chefs special sauced Adana Kebab. On the Lunch times, the finest of what we offer from appetizer through dessert, at a single fixed price. Ekin Restaurant 's menus are designed to pair beautifully with your wine selection from our hand picked Turkish wines. We also offer vegetarian and vegan options on our menu.
We say it's cosy and relaxed. While nobody at Ekin Restaurant is going to rush you, or over explain the menu, getting advice when selecting from our Turkish wine list or finding out which dessert is our favourite is just the kind of information our friendly and informed wait staff are there to help you with.
The best Turkish restaurant around, very good quality and always consistent. I love Turkish food and I have to say that I was disappointed with the other restaurants around. Ekin is the best.
"Been twice now most recent on mid week evening. Really enjoyed it on both occasions. Food is super fresh and simple but very tasty. Mixed starters are generous and a good choice as you get a taste of everything and the mains are very generous too. Have had the mixed grill for 2 and not managed to finish it and..."
“Lovely food and very friendly atmosphere! I will def come back again! prob one of the best shish I've ever tried in London! see you again"