Map of the Best restaurants in or near Istanbul

For tonight, 16 restaurants in or near Istanbul

Restaurants in Istanbul and surroundings

  • A city of contrasts

    Istanbul is a city that exudes a timeless charm, where awe-inspiring ancient archeology sits neatly alongside modern skyscrapers and glittering malls. Here, among the cobbled streets and sleek walkways, you’ll find a myriad of restaurants, bars and coffee houses that are brimming with culinary choices. Feast like an Ottoman Emperor at some of the traditional restaurants in Istanbul, or indulge in cutting-edge fusion delicacies. In summer, be sure to dine alfresco on the many rooftop restaurants that offer breath-taking views of Istanbul and the glittering Bosporus Strait.

  • A world of flavour

    As well as offering a whole host of traditional Turkish dishes, you can also dine out on Mediterranean, Thai, Chinese, Japanese and Korean cuisine in Istanbul, while many restaurants also offer vegan and vegetarian options. No trip to Istanbul would be complete without stopping by a traditional Turkish cafe and experiencing the coffee culture. Dating back to the mid 16th century, the cafes in Istanbul have long been lively, sociable gathering places.

  • Head to the rooftops and dance

    As the sun sets on this romantic city, take time to find the hidden gems that will make your trip truly unforgettable. Discover luxury and rooftop restaurants that will take your breath away, then sip on your favourite cocktail at one of one of the brilliant bars in Istanbul. Enjoy a personalised wine tasting session or dance the night away at one of Istanbul’s rooftop bars.

(*) Average meal price calculated on the basis of starter and main course or main course and dessert, excluding drinks, menu and promotional offers. The average price is an estimate only, calculated according to the prices provided by the restaurant. Depending on the country, the average price may or may not include all taxes.