The Best Istanbul

The Best Istanbul

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8602 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209
The sister restaurant to Park Slope's esteemed Istanbul Park, The Best Istanbul brings you the finest, freshest Turkish and Mediterranean food this side of the Bosphorus.
Sandwich and Wraps
Served with tomato, lettuce and onions.
  1. $6.30
    Doner Gyro sandwich
    Beef and lamb mixed gyro sliced
  2. $7.75
  3. $8.50
    Chicken Shish
    Tender chunks of chicken marinated with chef's own blend of herbs and spices.
  4. $7.75
  5. $6.95
  6. $6.30
    Chicken gyro sandwich
    Chicken gyro sliced with salad. Hot and white sauce on the side
Cold Appetizers
  1. $6.95
    Eggplant Salad
    Charcoal-grilled eggplant and green and red peppers flavored with garlic, herbs, and parley.
  2. $6.95
    Hummus
    Chickpeas mashed into a paste with lemon juice and flavored with tahini.
  3. $6.95
    Sauced Eggplant
    Pan-fried small piece of eggplant in a sauce of fresh tomatoes, green peppers, onions, and garlic.
  4. $6.95
    Babaghonush
    Mixed with eggplant, tahini, mayo, garlic, oil, dill.
  5. $6.95
    Haydari
    Mixed with creamy yogurt, garlic, dill, and walnuts.
  6. $6.25
    Tabuli
    Chopped scallions, parsley, tomatoes, bulgur, and oil.
  7. $6.25
    Piyaz
    White beans, red beans, red pepper, green peppers, parsley, red onions, and chickpeas.
  8. $6.50
    Cacik
    Yogurt with diced cucumbers, a touch of garlic, and olive oil.
  9. $6.95
    Spinach Sautee
    Fresh spinach with dill, bell green pepper, red pepper, white onions, garlic, and olive oil.
  10. $14.95
    11. Mixed Appetizers
    A mixture of some cold appetizers.
  11. $6.95
    Stuffed grape leaves
    Grape leaves stuffed with rice, fresh parsley, and mint.
Hot Appetizers
  1. $7.75
    Sigara Boregi
    5 pieces. Delicate filo dough wrapped with feta cheese and parsley and deep-fried.
  2. $10.95
    Fried Liver Cubes
    Served with onion and tomato.
  3. $7.75
    Falafel with Hummus
    7 pieces. Chickpeas mashed with onion, parsley, and garlic and deep-fried.
Salads
  1. $8.95
    2. Mediterranean Salad
    Fresh tomatoes, lettuce, green peppers, and cucumbers. Topped with feta cheese and dressing.
  2. $8.95
    3. Caesar Salad
    Romaine lettuce and croutons dressed with Parmesan cheese and Caesar dressing.
  3. $8.95
    Shepherd salad
    Fresh tomatoes, , cucumbers, onions, parsley, and dressing.
Meat Dishes
All dishes served with rice and onion parsley salad.
  1. $19.50
    iskender Kebab
    Lamb gyro layer on homemade bread croutons, topped with garlic yogurt sauce. Served with special tomato sauce. Doesn't come with rice and salad.
  2. $11.00
    Beef and lamb Gyro
    It comes with salad, rice , hot&whiye sauce and Turkish homemade bread.Gyro Layers of marinated ground meat wrapped around the large vertical split and grilled in front of an ingenious herd of a charcoal fire.
  3. $12.50
    3. Lamb Shish
    Specially marinated cubes of baby lamb grilled to delight on skewers.
  4. $11.50
    4. Adana Kebab
    Ground lamb flavored with red bell peppers lightly seasoned with paprika and grilled deliciously on skewers.
  5. $11.50
    5. Kofte Kebab
    Ground meat mixed with bread, onions, and garlic.
  6. $13.50
    6. Lamb Chop
    Baby lamb chops grilled to order.
  7. $26.95
    7. Mixed Grill
    The assortment of shish, Adana, gyro, and lamb chops.
  8. $19.00
    8. Lamb Sautee
    Large. Tender pieces of lamb sauteed with fresh tomatoes, onions, green peppers, mushrooms and seasoned with a blend of herbs. Served with rice.
  9. $21.00
    9. Sultan's Delight with Lamb
    Smoked eggplant puree with Kashar cheese and heavy cream topped with lamb sauteed.
  10. $17.50
    10. Manti
    Manti. Light dough stuffed with ground lamb and onion topped with seasonings and garlic yogurt sauce.
Chicken Dishes
All dishes served with rice and onion-parsley salad.
  1. $13.50
    Chicken Gyro
    Layers of marinated chicken thighs wrapped around the large vertical split and grilled in front of an ingenious herd of a charcoal fire.
  2. $11.50
    3. Chicken Chops
    Marinated boneless chicken thighs grilled to your taste.
  3. $11.50
    4. Chicken Adana
    Chopped chicken flavored with red bell peppers gently spiced with paprika and garlic grilled on skewers.
  4. $11.50
    5. Chicken Wing
    10 pieces of marinated chicken wings grilled to your taste.
  5. $16.95
    Chicken sautée
    A delicate combination of chicken breast sauteed in onions, green peppers, tomatoes and garlic. Served with rice.
  6. $21.00
    Sultan’s delight with chicken
    Smoked eggplant puree with Kashar cheese and heavy cream topped with chicken. Served with rice.
  7. $11.00
    Chicken Shish
    Tender chunks of chicken marinated with chef's own blend of herbs and spices.
Combination Kebabs
All dishes served with rice and onion-parsley salad.
Seafoods
All dishes served with rice and house salad.
  1. $24.95
    1. Branzini
    Exotix flaky white sweetmeat. Orders as a whole. Recommended char-grilled.
  2. $24.95
    2. Salmon Kebab
    Cubes of char-grilled salmon.
  3. $23.95
    3. Shrimp Kebeb
    Served with salad or rice.
Vegetable Dishes
  1. $15.00
    1. Vegetable Casserole
    A fine mixture of potatoes, carrots, zucchini, eggplant, white onion, red and green peppers, and garlic sauteed with light tomato sauce. served with rice. Add protein for an additional charge.
  2. $15.00
    2. Spinach Dinner Plate
    Spinach sautee, rice, onions, garlic and oil, topped with tomato sauce. served with yogurt sauce on the side.
  3. $15.00
    3. Falafel Dinner Plate
    Comes with hummus, rice, and salad.
  4. $15.00
    4. Okra
    Served with rice. Add protein for an additional charge.
Vegan Dishes
  1. $15.00
    Okra
    Okra boiled with veggies,served with rice
  2. $15.00
    Vegetable casserole
    A mixture of potatoes , carrots,zucchini eggplant,onion ,red/green pepper,garlic sauteed with light tomat souce served with rice
  3. $15.00
    Spinach dinner plate
    Spinach sauted with rice , onios ,garlic and oil. Topped with tomato souce served with yogurt as on the side
Turkish Oven
  1. $7.50
    .Lahmacun 2pcs
    2 pieces. Anatolia's version of ancient Turkish meat pie with ground lamb, topped with parsley fresh tomatoes, red peppers, onions all on the thin dough.
  2. $15.00
    2. Kusbasili Pide
    A special pide topped with chopped filet mignon green peppers, red Holland peppers, tomatoes, and onions. Add mozzarella cheese for an additional charge.
  3. $15.00
    3. Sucuklu Kasarli Pide
    A thin crust topped with Turkish sausage and mozzarella cheese.
  4. $16.50
    4. Karisik Pide
    A combination pide with Turkish sausage lamb gyro, pastrami, and mozzarella cheese.
  5. $10.95
    5. Beyaz Peynirli
    A crispy golden crust topped with feta cheese, parsley, onions, and tomato.
  6. $10.95
    6. Kasarli Pide
    A crispy crust dough topped with mozzarella cheese.
  7. $10.95
    7. Spinach Pide
    Thin crust topped with spinach and mozzarella cheese.
Desserts
  1. $9.95
    Kunefe
    Shredded kataifi noodles and non-salted cheese soaked in sweet syrup. topped with shredded pistachios.
  2. $6.50
    Baklava and Kinds
    Sweet pastry made of extremely thin sheets of filo dough layered with chopped nuts and honey syrup baked with butter.
  3. $6.50
    Kazandibi
    Brown top pudding. Whole milk, corn starch, sugar, vanilla extract.
  4. $6.50
    Rice Pudding
    Pudding prepared with milk, rice, sugar, and corn starch.
  5. $6.50
    Revani
    Semolina sponge cake with a touch of lemon and sweetened with a simple syrup flavored with orange zest.