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Cafe Esmer Chef

#131 of 11,566 Restaurants in Istanbul}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza, European
Ankara Caddesi No: 73/B | Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 513 65 35
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Turkish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Ankara Caddesi No: 73/B | Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked being near the chefs and seeing the flames as the food was prepared. Nice good meal and well priced. Nice staff although very busy here

Thank 113alin
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this place on the final day of our short visit to Istanbul Staff were very friendly and welcoming, also helpful in regards to tourist information The food was very tasty and the menu had a lot of different options, portion sizes were also...More

Thank kv2707
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A nice crowded place where you can try delicious turkish food but also european. The service good and the food delicious. The turkish pizza, "pide", very tasty. During my week in Istanbul, I had lunch or dinner almost every day. The only bad thing that...More

Thank Kory S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

By far, the most delicious food in Istanbul. Delicious chicken and beef dishes, large portions and very reasonably priced. Great service, friendly staff and not long wait for food. Was highly recommended to me and I will recommend it to everyone. Must try!!!

Thank 247zeenats
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my wife on the first night in istanbul and it did not disappoint. Food was spot on at a very good price. I definitely recommend it.

1  Thank Wasim L
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

It is the best restaurant in İstanbul!!! Y'all should visit it! The pastas are great as well as the salads. And, do not forget to get some çay before taking off!

1  Thank Sadoss97
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This place was buzzing every time we walked passed so out of curiosity we thought it would be worth a try. Difficult to find seating but the waitress tried her best. We got a good view of the kitchen which is an open kitchen at...More

1  Thank Hint_of_Pepper
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I like everything in it Great food and great stuff The risseto is very good it was delicious ❤️❤️❤️❤️

Thank Khawlah A
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered food from here first time. Delivery was good timing and food came in nice visual aspect. However I found that it nice taste, it tastes very good restaurants

Thank Noohak
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the Restaurant after a long day at the Blue Mosque and Eyup. We ordered a variety of dishes, pasta, noodles, the steak and pizza-all were freshly prepared and extremely tasty-empty plates left at the end of the evening :)

Thank JulesLondon
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stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
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overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
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Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ankara Caddesi No: 73/B | Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 513 65 35
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