Sultan Baba Iskender Restaurant

Latest Sultan Baba Iskender review, deals, contact details, hours. Discover the Turkish restaurant as well as nearby restaurants and bars in Jumeirah
  • 3

Time Out Says

With its name lit up in bright red lights under the cover of illuminated palm trees, this Turkish restaurant is on a mission to become a must-visit. Once in, you’re greeted by a beautiful outdoor oasis full of greenery on the walls that makes for a great place to dine.

The traditional starter of kibbeh – served in large torpedo-shaped portions – launches the evening in fine style. The crunchy coating pairs nicely with the soft and tender minced meat and leaves us hungry for an extra serving.

The kebab is the star of the show here, though. It comes in many shapes and sizes and we go for the signature Iskender kebab, a mountain of delicious lamb doner meat lying on a bed of fried pitta bread cubes with a refreshing dollop of yoghurt on the side. It’s the more clean-cut cousin of your late-night takeaway of choice and adds a touch of tasty class to a trusty old favourite.

The restaurant is buzzing with atmosphere and also has a charming, family-friendly feel about it, helped along by a selection of dedicated dishes for kids.

If those neon lights don’t initially entice you in, know that the helpful staff, relaxed setting and excellent-value food make a visit well worth it.

The Bottom Line
A Turkish treat full of fun and flavour.

By Time Out Dubai Staff  | 16 Jan 2017

Be the first to get all the latest Dubai news, reviews and deals into your inbox by signing up to our free newsletter, click here to sign up.


8:00 AM to 1:00 AM
Sunday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AMMonday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AMTuesday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AMWednesday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AMThursday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AMFriday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AMSaturday: 8:00 AM to 1:00 AM
Show number +971 56 392 9032 +971 4 321 9365
Dubai, Jumeirah Road, Jumeria Rd

Recommended for you in Restaurants

Where to find a Valentine’s gift for your sweet-toothed sweetheart

Dubai's most flavourful low-fat dining options

Enjoy a romantic meal and save cash to splash on your loved one

Our favourite romantic venues to impress the one you love

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon with these deals

The top 10 New Year's Eve feasts for gourmands