LOCAL TASTES

Haci Abdullah
Sakizaga Cad.No.17 Beyoglu
+90 212 293 85 61
Established in 1876, serves Turkish and Ottoman cuisine (150 varieties daily)
Alcohol is not served.
Classic Turkish

Hunkar
Mim Kemal Oke Cad.No.9 Nisantasi
+90 212 225 46 65
Serves authentic Turkish dishes, including some original Ottoman receipes.
The chefs are the restaurant owner and his son.
Classic Turkish

Surplus
Ragıp Gümüş Caddesi No.54 Zindan Han Kat.3-4 Eminönü
+90 212 520 10 02
Istanbul plays a major role in the amalamation of various cultures and the establishment of mutual understanding.
Surplus Restaurant,which is located at the heart of Istanbul,aims at modernizing while preserving the ages old cosmopolitan cuisine of the city.
Classic Turkish

Develi
Gumusyuzuk Sok.No.7 Samatya
+90 212 529 08 33
Established in 1912, specializies in cuisine from Southeastern Anatolia. Now 3 branches  in Istanbul
Try the eggplant kebap and the dessert ‘Kunefe’
Turkish meat

Borsa
Lutfi Kirdar Kongre Merkezi Harbiye
+90 212 232 42 01
Borsa’s brilliant Turkish cuisine is now served with a touch of Bosphorus breeze.
Open daily for lunch and dinner.
Turkish meat

Feriye Lokantası
Çırağan Cad. No:40 Ortaköy
+90 212 227 22 16
At Feriye, while serving the synthesis of updates traditional Turkish and Ottoman kitchen Feriye puts a great amount of attention to use natural food.

Refik
Asmalı Mescit Mah.Sofyalı sok.No.7-10 Tünel
+90 212 243 28 34
Opened in 1954, Refik offers Turkish dishes during lunch time and serves as a Meyhane at night.

Balıkçı Sabahattin
Seyit Hasan Kuyu Sok.No.1 Cankurtaran
+90 212 458 18 24
Open since 1927, this is a local favorite that servers a wonderful selection of seafood.In summer some of the tables overflow the street.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

Çok Çok Thai
Meşrutiyet Cad.No.51 Tepebaşı
+90.212.292 64 96
Çok Çok serves the most delicious dishes of Thai cuisine with a style that blends the modernitiy of Europe,the original spirit of Turkish art and the mysterious elegance of Asia.
Çok Çok’s mezzanine floor of is lined with divan-style seating alternating with low tables.

La Maison
Muvezzi Cad.No.63 Besiktas
+90 212 227 42 63
Serves French cuisine in an elegant atmosphere with a wonderful view of the Bosphorus.
Very friendly service.
French

SPECIAL PLACES

Vogue
BJK Plaza Akaretler
+90 212 227 44 04
A restaurant bar located on the top floor of a high rise with stunning view of the city.
Outdoor dining is available during the summer.
International-Sushi

Sunset Grill and Bar
Adnan Saygun Cad. Ulus Park
+90 212 287 03 57
The cuisine is Turkish-International with a superb sushi bar. Sunset offers a spectacular view of the Bosphorus.
An excellent choice for a business lunch A selection of cigars is available.
Turkish – International

360
Istiklal Cad.No.311 Beyoglu
+90 212 251 10 42
Located on the floor of the historic Misir apartment building. It has been named, after its 360 degrees view of Istanbul.
Available for private parties.
International

Topaz Restaurant
İnönü Cad. Ömer Avni Mah. No.50 Gümüşsuyu
+90 212.249 10 01
Topaz,located conveniently in Gumussuyu,offers a rich palette of Mediterranean cuisine and a breathtaking view of the Bosphorus and Istanbul.