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Assk Kahve

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Muallim Naci Cad. No: 64/B | Kurucesme, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 265 47 34
09:00 - 00:00
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 00:00
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

i was there for breakfast so i can say that it was one of the best..their design,atmosphere,staff, the smell of the sea..it was amazing.

Thank elnara m
Istanbul, Turkey
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had lunch - the food was really delicious. We ate meatbolls and very nice salad with the great view on the Bosphorus. Nice atmosphere, quite crowded, better to make a reservation.

Thank SebnemLK
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there with my lovely wife. We order tea ,assorted cheese and egg with tomatoes. At all the experience is good But the price so expensive to this type of order.

Thank Saad A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Food Good ambience Weekend mornings always crowded. Yet to be lucky to get bigger table. Only part I don't like is people who smoke in indoor setup. As hotel management should put-up some boards in different languages. Its a common sense but can't say directly to anyone. So if you are smoker and are reading this please go to... More 

Thank Kanchan Z
Columbia, MD
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Aşşk Kahve once in August 2016. Crowded place. Small tables and the food is below average. I had their omelet which is very bad. I ended up with diarrhea that lasted for 3-4 days. Never again.

1 Thank US_Global_Traveler
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Went with friends for breakfast.. Everything was just perfect; view , food, atmosphere, and customer service. We almost ordered all kind of eggs but i loved their shakshoka the most, and assk-l memnu for sweets.

1 Thank Mashaaaaa
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Very nice view of the Bosphorus. its small and cosy which gives it intimacy. Food is delicious specially for breakfast

Thank almazroua
Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best experience in Istanbul.. Great atmosphere, amazing Bosporus view... Near the sea... You smell the sea... Delicious breakfast very nice and kind stuff... You have to visit it... Very easy to find...

Thank panosminas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Do not miss the chance to enjoy your turkish eggs and excellent filter coffee here overlooking the beautiful calm blue waves. Just make sure you go early 9-10 am to enjoy a good breakfast before the place becomes busy.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went here for lunch - the food was really good (I had a salad and my boyfriend some breakfast eggs and fresh pressed juices). Beautiful view on the Bosphorus! Nice atmosphere, quite crowded, better to make a reservation. We will go there again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, European, Turkish, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muallim Naci Cad. No: 64/B | Kurucesme, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighbourhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 265 47 34
Assk Kahve / KurucesmeAssk (Love) was established in 1997 right on the edge of Bosphorus in Kurucesme. After a short time, it became one of the most popular loopholes from city life with its green garden near the sea. Kurucesme Assk Kahve is an indispensable option for people who want to add more joy to their lunches, dinners, coffee-breaks and brunches. The rich menu of Assk Kahve contains international, high quality and organic foods.IstanbulIstanbul, located at the center of the ancient world, is an important mega metropolis famous for its historical monuments and wonderful scenery.

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Staying in Besiktas

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In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather wealthy neighbourhood and discover a rich mix of opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s waterways are to its rich history, there's the frenetic Besiktas ferry terminal or the city’s most vibrant fish market to explore. For a timeout of metropolitan proportions, head to the bucolic Yildiz Park or the chic Bosphorus-side fishing village of Ortakoy. Attractions such as the grandiose Dolmabahce Palace and a bevy of other stately residences await admiration. To be sure, this large and not overly touristy swath of Istanbul yields plenty of pleasure for all.
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