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Derwish Halal Turkish Mediterranean Restaurant @ Bussorah Street

60 Bussorah Street, Singapore 199476

6298 8986

$20 · Muslim Owned · Restaurant · Beef · Lamb · Mediterranean · Vegetarian · Mexican · Beverages · BBQ · American · Healthy · Fusion

Monday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM Tuesday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM Thursday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM Friday: 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM Saturday: 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM Sunday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

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Sheikh Abdullah Bahashwan

Rated 5.0/5.0 11 months ago

The best Kunefe in Singapore. It’s like $17+ for one but it’s worth every single cent. The rest of the food is too pricey for me but I’ve tried it at times and they don’t disappoint too. Service is so good and the people there are so funny and there’s always high spirits and good energy when you spend your time there. Love the location, service, people and the food. A good example of a perfect restaurant.

Anikaz Travel

Rated 4.0/5.0 11 months ago

There are vegetarian options available. However, I visited this Turkish restaurant for it’s crisp, authentic and creamy kunafe. It was crisp and surrounded by a creamy ocean of rich milk. I took a bite of this delicious dessert and was blown away. I think it perfectly embodies what you want to find in a dessert. The mint tea was hot and soothing . It was infused with rich flavour. A good experience.

Sha joel

Rated 5.0/5.0 a month ago

Staff were friendly and helpful. I had my 6mths old daughter in the pram and they helped me carry the pram up the stairs. The food tastes amazing! We bought the Mezza platter, 4 types of appetizers and drinks. The meal fed 4 person and the bill total came to $190+. Worth the spend! Love the atmosphere!

Anna PD

Rated 5.0/5.0 3 months ago

It was my first time in Arab Street and a friend recommended Derwish to us. I have to say that it was one of the best meals I’ve had in Singapore. It has a very good ambience (I recommend eating al fresco) and the food was absolutely delicious. The servers and manager/owner (I think) were so kind and accommodating. I’ll definitely come back again. Thank you so much for the good dining experience.

Adrian C

Rated 5.0/5.0 7 months ago

Food is delicious. Lamb mandy portion is worth it. Lamb is soft. Tasteful dessert. Overall satisfied. Good service.

Darsana SK

Rated 4.0/5.0 4 months ago

I am vegeterian and I never expected them to have great varities for me.. loved the options and food. My friends are meat lovers and thy were so happy with the taste. They loved the quality and different taste which turkish cusines have. It was their first time. I had recommended this for farewell lunch party. Portions too big which was not mentioned to us , hence service is 4 star. Food was wasted due to big portions. One Handi can be easily shared between 2 . Atmosphere is great and perfect place for snaps ❤️❤️


Rated 5.0/5.0 2 months ago

Have been here twice, and each dish always leaves us satisfied. Meats are cooked till tender, not dry. And they're marinated very well with the spices, making them packed with flavour. The decor at the 2nd level also makes you feel transported to the middle east.


Rated 4.0/5.0 4 months ago

Ordered the hummus, saksuka with egg and mix grill for 2. Everything was worth ordering. The rice in the mixed grill was really fluffy and fragrant. Meats were nicely seasoned. Only gripe was that the beef was too tough and chewy. Overall a pleasant experience! Total damage was around $120, we over ordered and had to takeaway the food.

Toni Brozo

Rated 5.0/5.0 a month ago

The food was superb. We ordered grilled meat kebab consists of lamb, beef and chicken with biryani rice and Hungkar Begendi with Bread. Biryani rice itself was delicious. Everyone in our table enjoyed the food. They even gave us dessert in the house (kunafeh). Thumbs up to the staffs and the chefs. Will definitely go back.

Karren Gonzales

Rated 5.0/5.0 3 months ago

The food was very delicious, it is the reason why we kept on coming back to this place. On top of it, the service was beyond expectations. All staff were friendly, accommodating and very polite in dealing with all customers. The kids plates and utensils were an added plus too on the overall experience. The free desert was an added treat.

Rachel Jia Hsin

Rated 5.0/5.0 2 months ago

Peter, the staff here, was exceptionally polite and gave us a warm welcome. When I needed to store my dessert in the fridge, he was incredibly helpful. Peter also recommended their signature dishes, and we decided to try them. The Tajin lamb shank was a delightful surprise, with tender, succulent meat that practically fell off the bone. The flavors were rich and aromatic, making it a standout dish. The Meze tabagi was a delightful assortment of Mediterranean appetizers, a true explosion of flavors and textures. It included a variety of dips, fresh vegetables, and savory bites, providing a wonderful contrast of tastes. For a refreshing beverage, we ordered the Mango Ayran. It was a perfect balance of sweet and tangy, making it a great complement to our meal. Unfortunately, as there were only two of us, we couldn't order the traditional dessert Peter recommended. Nevertheless, we thoroughly enjoyed the atmospheric environment, delicious food, and excellent service provided by the staff.

Felice Pablo

Rated 5.0/5.0 6 months ago

Everytime I have a loved one visiting Singapore, I always take them here. I always come back here for the food and service. The food is great - big serving and authentic and I love their Bunefe!! ♥️ The service is top notch, leaving us satisfied every single time. Will surely be back with other loved ones who are about to visit. 🥰

Me T

Rated 5.0/5.0 2 months ago

Great food and service. Food is definitely wayyy more expensive than the usual, but the taste makes it not such a bad deal. Apple tea is really nice before eating the food, very refreshing and fragrant but after eating any food it doesn't taste as nice.

FAH Away

Rated 5.0/5.0 4 weeks ago

Wonderful service by the staff & the food was very nice. We ordered mixed platter & pasta carbonara with lemonade mint drink. Kunafe with ice cream was awesome!!! Amazing experience & I highly appreciate their fast & kind service.

Ben Tang

Rated 5.0/5.0 5 months ago

The menu offers a wonderful variety of authentic Turkish dishes, each bursting with flavors that transported me to the heart of Istanbul. The quality of the ingredients was evident in every bite, and the presentation was a feast for the eyes. The staff at Derwish are not only knowledgeable about the menu but also passionate about ensuring a memorable dining experience. Their attentiveness and friendly demeanor added to the overall positive atmosphere.


Rated 5.0/5.0 5 months ago

Had a delightful dining experience at Derwish Turkish! The mixed kebab platter was outstanding; I was trying to control my carbs but I couldn't get enough of the fragrant rice. The hummus was good, although the bread was a bit tough for my liking. However, what truly stood out was the exceptional service. The staff was incredibly friendly and always had a smile on their faces, which added to the overall splendid experience. Looking forward to visiting again!


Rated 4.0/5.0 a month ago

Recommended Lamb shank, tender and nice, no regrets. Lemonade tastes too sweet, should just be added syrups, not so good. Overall ok.


Rated 5.0/5.0 a month ago

Very nice halal turkish food and very accommodating staffs especially Ms. Angel. Thank you for the on the house dessert, baklava, superrrr nice and the apple tea as well!!! Me and my husband were very full! We’ll surely come back and recommend to our friends!😋😍🩷

anam mansoor

Rated 5.0/5.0 4 months ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the meze tabagi, set A sharing platter (Lebanese rice is amazing so we ordered extra), beef beyti and mint lemonade. Would highly recommend it. The best food in the street.

Yier Gong

Rated 5.0/5.0 4 months ago

Very warm service and delicious dishes here. This is the second time I've tried Turkish food at Haji Lane and I still love it! The only suggestion is that the mixed grill platter could've been given more rice since this is for two. And besides, none of the food is spicy, so it's also good to bring the kids.

durga sonia n.

Rated 5.0/5.0 3 months ago

Amazing food, and the people there were polite, friendly and accommodating. The food portions was generous so it’s worth it! Really recommend if you’re craving Turkish Cuisine in Singapore!

ling yien chiew

Rated 4.0/5.0 2 months ago

Staffs are friendly They even clean the used plate after main course has be eaten yet gave us dessert plate. First time ordered kunefe surprisingly it’s not sweet and not jilak. Strongly recommended Lamb (soup) forgotten the name was nice. The meat is soft , not spicy tho

sungeun kim

Rated 4.0/5.0 a month ago

You can enjoy bugis area (near Arab street) while having Turkish food! Turkish black tea and hummus are the must. Ordered mixed grill platter, comes with nice portion 😉 Taste authentic and price is reasonable.