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Indianapolis Indiana's first and only Turkish restaurant

Welcome to The Bosphorus Istanbul Cafe!

Indiana’s and Indianapolis' first and only Turkish restaurant features a variety of truly authentic hand-crafted Turkish Mediterranean appetizers, soups, salads, entrees and desserts. We offer a wide variety of vegetarian and halal menu choices. Located in Indianapolis’ historic Fletcher Place neighborhood in walking distance from Fountain Square. Our restaurant features beautifully hand-painted designs on floors and ceilings, creating a cozy atmosphere.

For same day reservations call (317) 974-1770
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Cozy, Friendly, Delicious ... discover authentic Turkish flavors and hospitality!

We strive to welcome you with flavorful fresh hand-crafted culinary delights and our authentic welcoming Turkish hospitality. But please don't just take our word for it, here is what Indianapolis locals and visitors have shared about their experiences with us. We hope to welcome you to our Indianapolis restaurant soon!

  • Anne Wise Avatar
    Anne Wise
    positive review 
    2/15/2020 - Facebook

    fabulous food. this place caused me to love love love eggplant and vegetables.

    Jeff Adler Avatar
    Jeff Adler
    positive review 
    2/15/2020 - Facebook

    excellent food. lots of meat and vegetarian choices.

  • Mandy Dees Avatar
    Mandy Dees
    positive review 
    2/14/2020 - Facebook

    Pretty much my favorite restaurant!

    Jacob Reitzin Avatar
    Jacob Reitzin
    positive review 
    1/31/2020 - Facebook

    AMAZING!!!!!! Best Kabab I’ve ever experienced., Excellent service. James took good care of us and made us feel so welcome

  • Lydia Cagle Avatar
    Lydia Cagle
    positive review 
    1/17/2020 - Facebook

    Best date night dinner ever

    Katie C Avatar
    Katie C
    1/16/2020 - Google

    I really enjoyed this restaurant! I went with my son, sister and nephew for lunch and it was not only... read more

  • F1864YMroberth Avatar
    5 star rating
    1/14/2020 - TripAdvisor

    Oh, the flavors! We just had lunch there this afternoon. The domo appetizers were more flavorful than we have ever had. The lamb... read more

    Morry Hayhurst Avatar
    Morry Hayhurst
    1/08/2020 - Google

    Fort Wayne Botanical Conservatory is really fun. Conservatories and botanical gardens are my thing and I was very impressed with... read more

  • Natalie Roper Avatar
    Natalie Roper
    positive review 
    1/01/2020 - Facebook

    So 👏 dang 👏 good! 👏 came for NYE and had great food and great service. Lots of veggie options.... read more

    Muhammad Salim Avatar
    Muhammad Salim
    12/31/2019 - Google

    This was an amazing meal. Best meal in Indianapolis. Huge portions. They were very kind and friendly. I had the... read more

  • Muhammad Salim Avatar
    Muhammad Salim
    12/28/2019 - Google

    This was an amazing meal. Best meal in Indianapolis. Huge portions. They were very kind and friendly. It tasted like... read more

    princesspursia Avatar
    5 star rating
    12/28/2019 - TripAdvisor

    Great Food and Instagram worthy decor Visited this place with my family on boxing day, i was surprised by the cute and cozy atmosphere. Felt like... read more

  • Nancy Pippen Eckerman Avatar
    Nancy Pippen Eckerman
    positive review 
    12/20/2019 - Facebook

    Food was amazing. Presentations was most pleasing. My lamb chops were perfectly cooked and seasoned. We tried Turkish coffee and... read more

    Betsy Hanafi Avatar
    Betsy Hanafi
    positive review 
    12/18/2019 - Facebook

    food was delicious. Nice menu.

  • Tiffany H. Avatar
    Tiffany H.
    5 star rating
    12/09/2019 - Yelp

    Walked to this restaurant from work for lunch today and fell in love with this place. Plenty of parking in... read more

    Vishvam Rastogi Avatar
    Vishvam Rastogi
    12/07/2019 - Google

    Had a wonderful experience. Food was awesome. Tried Vegetarian options including Vegetarian platter, falafal wrap and baklava. All items were... read more

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