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Develi Restaurant

Balik Pazari Gumusyuksuk Sokak 7, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 585 11 89
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“bread” (18 reviews)
“turkey” (17 reviews)
“kebab” (37 reviews)
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Balik Pazari Gumusyuksuk Sokak 7, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is probably one of the best meat restaurants you can ever find on the planet. Service is extremely fast, the restaurant itself is very impressive. Lamb simply melts in your mouth, beef is the best quality. The only problem you might have is if...More

Thank Fatih B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we came to here for business dinner. terrace was very big. you can see the sea landscape which is very good in here. dishes was generally good but the waiter was so hasty. i didn't like that. still i want to come here again.

Thank heartandbrain
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very smart restaurant in a very smart neighbourhood of Nisantsi. The food is classic high Turkish. Superb mezzes followed by a grill. Extensive wine list. Very good service.

Thank HofH999
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Ate here on getting advice from hotel staff, wish we had stuck with the booking we made for a different restaurant which we found on TA. The restaurant sent a car to pick us up, nice touch except the driver must have been working all...More

Thank Jacinta B
Reviewed 2 April 2018

My experience at Develi definitely suffered by comparison to a fabulous kebap meal I had enjoyed with my husband at a tiny hole-in-the wall restaurant at the Grand Bazaar the previous day (Kilisli Kebapci Ali Usta -- go there for the most fabulous kebaps, turkish...More

Thank proseccolover
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant in a business trip to Antalia. In these kind of places, my reference is always the similar ones in Ankara and I have to say that this restaurant is far away from my reference point. The food seems to be OK...More

Thank Hasan T
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I went to this restaurant together with a colleague from Turkey. We had a big variety of mezze, all a fantastic and very tasty. For main we had kebab, basically a mixed grill consisting of nicely barbecued meat from beef, chicken and lamb. For dessert...More

Thank Zstina
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Been here often during the years with local friends. Busy place with good atmosphere and the full range of everything you can expect of local delicious dishes,- their mezes being a full meal in itsself....

Thank Bjorn C
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Entered this restaurant on our first day in Istanbul. Waiter loaded our table with appertizers, when I asked him the cost, he seemed disinterested - food was average with little flavour. Small portions (for Istanbul), over priced and not hospitable at all. Much better local...More

Thank Traveldelightbb
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the hotel staff private car came and picked us up from our hotel dropped us off to the restaurant was surprised to find out the restaurant was used in a TV series’s I used to watch back in the days. Starters and main...More

Thank Orhan Y
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balik Pazari Gumusyuksuk Sokak 7, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 212 585 11 89
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