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Shadow Cafe & Restaurant

Cankurtaran Mahallesi, Akbiyik Cad. No: 26 | Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 545 655 73 47
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cankurtaran Mahallesi, Akbiyik Cad. No: 26 | Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place with traditional atmosphere. The dishes were amazing and they provide a great variety of food. The prices are within acceptable range.

Thank nckfry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down, the best pizza in all of Istanbul!! I've been here 5 times already within a month. They have a wildfire oven and the ingredients are very fresh and delicious!!

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good, the staff is the best and always happy and the price is very good! Remember to taste the soap of the day and to ask a water pipe! Ah, and ask to write a note on the wall! Excellent!

Thank Vinícius d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Truly most entertaining, hospitable restaurant. The employers go above and beyond to make you and your family have the most enjoyable and comfortable experience. My kids were nagging and fighting over my phone and the employer gave them his phone to watch cartoons. They went...More

Thank Samiha I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shadow restaurant was such a surprise for us, after a number of other places to eat in Istambul. With an interesting and unique offer of traditional dishes and cocktails prepared in a genuine way, as well as friendly and joyful atmosphere created by the staff,...More

Thank Natasha P
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place and very friendly staff من الطف المحلات في سلطان احمد والناس مرا كتكوتين i go there almost every night during my stay in Istanbul.. they have a varies songs in their playlist حتى شيلان يحطو! انصدمت من تنوع الاغاني

Thank HaneenOsta
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on my last trip to Istanbul. Jacko was super entertaining and recommended several dishes to try. They were all very good. I definitely will be back for dinner and drinks every time I visit Istanbul.

Thank del19
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Literally THE best place in Istanbul. If you're looking for a place to chill drink and have a great time with your friends/family this is the place for you. You feel you're home from the very first moment you enter the place. The food is...More

Thank Hkm T
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Dinner at 8pm, with nice meals and wide choice of cocktails. I think the owner of the place likes cocktails. He and the staffs are friendly and the atmosphere is so great!

Thank Rainbow T
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit! Nice music and good beer! Really friendly staff and nice atmosphere! 5/5 recomendation

Thank Leksima
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 19
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cankurtaran Mahallesi, Akbiyik Cad. No: 26 | Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 545 655 73 47
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We are located right in the heart of old Istanbul, Sultanahmet. We are just 2 streets away from the Blue Mosque and walking distance to all major attractions in Istanbul. We offer high quality food from our qualified chef. And always give outstanding service. You will enjoy our Ottoman Turkish cuisine.
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