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Cinaralti Restaurant

Ortakoy Mah. Iskele Meydani No: 28, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 227 33 81
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Value for money”
2 weeks ago
“Great fish and location”
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CUISINES
Seafood, Turkish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Ortakoy Mah. Iskele Meydani No: 28, Istanbul, Turkey
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, fish place... definetelly value for money compared to other restaurants closed by... follow the suggestions of the waiter and enjoy a fish Turkish dinner

Thank Gabriele B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for the fish and we weren’t disappointed.The grilled fish is a must and the cold fish mezza is the best ever had.

Thank Rony A
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Do you want to see a plane tree next to your table and feel fine... do you want to eat the best/fresh/delicious seafood... start with Turkish white cheese, slice-of-watermelon and raki (or white wine) and chat, chat, chat slowly with your lover/friend whoever... then the...More

Thank Haymel T
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

In the centre of lively Ortakoy right next to thr mosque and Bosphorus bridge, the setting is excellent. This is matched by tasty food - good range of Turkish starters, followed by selection of fresh fish. All served attentively. Recommended

Thank Halhazine
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Ate dinner here in May 2016 with a couple of friends. It was well priced and the food was great. The service was a bit slow, but otherwise it was a good eating experience. Would I go again, yes.

Thank Perky33
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I would say it is a good seafood restaurant with simple but quite tasty dishes. Classic roasted dorado costs 26 lira, more exotic red mullet - 35, blue fish - 40. Warm starters like deep fried calamary (squid) rings or prawns cooked in butter are...More

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 9 January 2016

The restaurant is set against a wonderful backdrop of the 1st bridge - built by the British(Cleveland Bridge Co.), the Bosphorus, a very large over-powering Mosque sitting on the waters edge and tight streets with stalls selling mainly jewellery, nick-nacks and souvenirs with some antiques...More

Thank kelvinwilliama2014
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We went to Cinaraiti as it was close to our hotel and it was raining. We should have been more discerning as this was a very disappointing meal. The chicken was very tough and the meat balls with goats cheese whilst better than the chicken...More

Thank colinb4951
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

I started to go to Çınaraltı 25 years ago.Ortaköy is a nice old fisher village. At the time there was not a lot of choice. Few restaurants and tea house.Çınaraltı is a friend always to remember. Smiley, not may be elegant but hot enough.

Thank Murat Izzet A
Reviewed 21 June 2015

This long time Ortakoy restaurant renovated its upstairs terrace a few years ago. Reserve or arrive early or you risk sell outs of the more popular meze. It has tablecloths but down to earth atmosphere and fortunately for this neighborhood a very mixed demographic.

Thank reneebe
Nearby
Besiktas
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38 - US$76
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ortakoy Mah. Iskele Meydani No: 28, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighbourhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 227 33 81
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