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Eminonu Square

Eminonu Square | Eminonu Square, Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 506 769 33 92
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Bustling place

Eminonu Square the the terminus of many buses. It also has trams passing through. There are also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Madhu N
Mumbai, India
Nice place for shopping

We enjoyed shopping there for herbs and Turkish delights and clothing and the prices are cheap but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ali E
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Eminonu Square | Eminonu Square, Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Grand Bazaar
+90 506 769 33 92
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eminonu Square the the terminus of many buses. It also has trams passing through. There are also many food carts selling doughnut rings sprinkled with sesame, boiled corn on the cob, roasted chestnuts. This is also a shopping area for the locals for household goods,...More

Thank Madhu N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed shopping there for herbs and Turkish delights and clothing and the prices are cheap but you need to bargain a lot to get what you need at good price. Food there is also good

Thank Ali E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the famous and busy squares in Istanbul. Have a lot of activities like Yeni Mosque & Egyptian bazaar. Have a lot of stores and restaurants and coffee shops. You can reach it by taxi or metro or ferry boat

1  Thank Abdulmoez-Tahmaz
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Eminonu Square is very busy, crowded always due to nearby Spice Bazaar, Bus depot, Cruise Piers, shops, restaurants, street hawkers, etc. etc. This place is very lively and i like to sit at one place and watching the bystanders/onlookers.

Thank Movarip
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

I would write a poem about Eminonu. Not only because I love Eminonu that much, but also those narrow busy streets, the history, the colors of Spice Bazaar are poetic. There are probably a million shops to see (nope, I’m not exaggerating) in and around...More

Thank LoveIStanbul365
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The Egyptian market (aka spice market) which you can skip, Th Grand Bazaar, which is somewhat touristic but nonetheless is a must, but mostly for the actual, live bustling markets where the locals go for their shopping. allow yourselves at least 2 hours . Eminonu...More

Thank mickeyg7
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Hi it's me again Really great area to visit there are a old mosque and good shopping like Egypt Soq ,the spice bazaar ,many thing to see many restaurants and cafes.the bosphorous cruises not faraway,Olso the main abauses there you can reach everywhere Eyup Sultan,...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

It very nice place to visit very old mosque and good shopping many thing to see and take a trip by to visit old places

Thank lahcen161
Reviewed 7 November 2017

So many restaurants and cafes and shops to visit or just sit down and take in the daily life of Eminonu.

Thank HDsydny
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A great area to visit for all its fish restaurants (under the Galata bridge) or on the way to jump on one of the bosphorous cruises. Also in this area are a lot of very good non fish eateries such as KFC, the spice bazaar,...More

Thank Bachlakraboy
Grand Bazaar
Tourists, hawkers, and locals come together at the
Grand Bazaar to comb its labyrinthine passageways in
search of a bargain – be it a pair of brand name
jeans, a handcrafted silk rug, or a perfectly brewed
cup of tea. Outside the vast bazaar, worn, narrow
streets wind their way down from its lofty perch to
the southern shore of the Golden Horn, where the
evocatively aromatic Spice Bazaar beckons alongside
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Response from newpilot737 | Reviewed this property |
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4 October 2016|
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Response from SAYFAH12 | Reviewed this property |
hello as the members before me correctly guided you, I would prefer you go after the shops within the vicinity of GRAND BAZAR, and use your bargaining skills, because they will tend to hike up the prices when they see that... More