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Le Safran Restaurant

) #50 of 11,622 Restaurants in Istanbul ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Barbecue, Middle Eastern
Alemdar Caddesi No: 11 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 212 514 8899
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“testi kebab” (39 reviews)
“lamb” (31 reviews)
“mixed kebab” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Barbecue, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Alemdar Caddesi No: 11 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Reviews (627)
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1 - 10 of 627 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There's restaurant they really make special food we was try in there testi kebab it'd was really so delicious we will be to try chicken in Salt see you soon :) to be honest I miss that kebab so much definitely we will back for...More

Thank Selçuk Y
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I booked a table for my partner's birthday and asked for a rose and a position next the the windows. When we arrived there were rose petals on the table and the position was the best one in the room with a breathtaking view on...More

Thank Carlo_F65
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This place is clean and serve simple and good Turkish food we had lunch for 27€ for 2 adults and 2 kids To be visited

Thank Nadia K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We had a good experience. Tried the mixed tasti kebab for two and was tasty and a good portion. The guy who got us in was very friendly and did a good deal for us including some complementary dessert and tea .

Thank coraafit
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I stop here by chance, being hungry and tired, without reading any reviews. I have ordered soup of the day and safran meat... hard to say what was better. The food was delicious and tasty and the service was great. I'll definitely return.

Thank Marijana B
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Best portion size and flavour, good amount of chicken (and only 7 Turkish Lira). Ice cream man adjacent gave our two year old a free and entertaining ice cream. Missing the 5th star as they don't have chilli sauce! Would visit again for sure. (Beer...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Safran kebap makes lovely saffran foods in the heart of the old town istanbul ula la and great yumfull

Thank apodidim
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant must be one of the most exceptional restaurants I've ever been to. The closed jar dishes must be tried. Service is excellent Arabic and English can comunicat easily Value to what we had is fine. Food quality and satisfaction is guaranteed. Must try.

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Sensational food and even better service. We stopped in for a short lunch and ended up leaving 2 hours later. Unfortunately my girlfriend didn't finish her meal and she ended up in the kitchen! Just kidding this was just the cheeky inside jokes with the...More

Thank blakeyvee
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We came to Safran for lunch on our first day in Istanbul. We ate the LeSafron special on recommendation from our waiter and it was amazing. Too much food! Be careful when you come because if you don't finish your food you will need to...More

Thank Kelsy B
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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david s
Do you sell any vegetarian dishes please?
25 October 2016|
Response from Maryan F | Reviewed this property |
I think they do...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alemdar Caddesi No: 11 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 514 8899
  • E-mail
The world's center is Istanbul. Istanbul's center is Sultanahmet ... Greetings from Sultanahmet. We invite you to enjoy nice tastes in the center of the world.
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