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“Touristtrap”
Review of Degustasyon

Degustasyon
Ranked #7,469 of 14,829 Restaurants in Istanbul
Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
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Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Come here if you want to be ripped off.

After my visit locals told me that Degustasyon is a tourist trap - Avoid going there....
The service was below average, food was ok, but prices are too high :(
Have a look to the left, to the right or over the street

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Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

A traditional local fish restaurant is you like to live the Turkish fish and Raki atmosphere . Very typical old type Turkish music by gypsy quartet .
Ask for Nafiz , the Cheif waiter , so friendly and would take care of both , the fish and the bill .

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Reviewed 23 March 2013

Warning : a potent drink that locals love but tourists should be careful with, think Pernot and you'll get the idea !! Actually very nice although don't be tempted into trying the putrid red carrot juice to go with it.

Food was first class and the staff were extremely accommodating. Spread over 3 floors with excellent desserts.

Thank TheEnglishRatient
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Reviewed 17 November 2012

It doesn't even deserve one star. This was an unfortunate place to have dinner especially with so many real restaurants nearby. Don't waste your money or time. It defines "tourist trap" by the lackadaisical waiters, uninspired food, and quartet of musicians going from table to table making it impossible to hear. Why it's still in existence is a mystery to me.

Thank NYCWGV
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Reviewed 27 October 2012

This restaurant was recommended in most of our guide books, so we figured it would be pretty good. I'd say it was mediocre. You can get the same food at virtually every restaurant in this area, and two night later we had the same dish at 20TL less a plate. Decidedly unenthusiastic about this place, and the hawking of the wares before you walk in is incredibly annoying.

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