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Set Balik Lokantasi

Haydar Aliyev Cd. No: 18 | Tarabya, Istanbul 34467, Turkey
+90 212 262 04 11
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (37 reviews)
“fish balls” (2 reviews)
“kokorec” (4 reviews)
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Haydar Aliyev Cd. No: 18 | Tarabya, Istanbul 34467, Turkey
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great restaurant. They have been around for a very longtime. The owner is usually around to make sure things are good. Do not hesitate to come down. Reservations for the front of the restaurant for the best views are highly recommended.

Thank erisen
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Good Turkish food, while sitting near a good location at the Bosphorus. And also the service is perfect, the team was really professional.

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to go to a authentic fish restaurant in Istanbul, if you want to eat good fish without paying a fortune, set restaurant is the place to go. Although its 5 minutes by taxi to nearest subway station, the location is a little...More

Thank jokermrc
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Set is one of our favorite Sea Food restaurant's in Istanbul. They always have number of Meze's (hot and cold), and great Salads followed by fresh daily fish. As you start, ask for the Meze Preview Tray, and enjoy the ones you liked. Also, you'll...More

Thank Serkan D
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We took a boat to from Istanbul old town over the Bosporus to this restaurant. Trip worth while. We were with a 12 man group and we ordered all starters to share, whow! really great, fresh and tasty dishes. We also shared some main dishes......liked...More

Thank HappyTravelCase
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is probably the best food I ate in my entire life. Everything was just PERFECT. Best fish, great starters, good to have a guide who will tell you what to order. There is no menu, starters you order by look directly from the waiter....More

Thank Retniok
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I am from Istanbul but live abroad. Set Balik is one of the must restaurants I visit every time I am back home. I especially love the mezes. You need to book in advance to ensure a good seating. It is child friendly as well...More

Thank siymataytay
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The best fish restaurant in European side of Istanbul . There are lots of Seafood Mezes and they are very delicious. Prices are fixed therefore there will be no surprises at the end. I recommend this restaurant who loves seafood.

Thank Volkan G
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious seafood hot starters selected and presented by Ferda, the owner, in a turkish-egean-european-asian fusion approach.. Compliments.. Fish.. Always most fresh and well rich choices..

Thank Hakan S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Set is the possibly the best fish restaurant with lots of seafood mezes in Istanbul. It very good price for choice+quality. You should defintely try : sea bass with eggplant , fish kokorec, spicy shrimps, sea bass with curry ....

Thank GokhanEkici
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haydar Aliyev Cd. No: 18 | Tarabya, Istanbul 34467, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 212 262 04 11
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