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Sultanahmet Fish House

#33 of 12,367 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
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Prof. K. Ismail Gurkan Caddesi No: 14 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 212 527 4441
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Beirut, Lebanon
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a very cold night , all istanbul had a problem with electricity . They had these old gas lamp. Dishes took some time to arrive but it was worth waiting. Realy this is the best food i have ever ate. All plate are good specialy the shrimp casrol . I will surley come back. Thank you

1 Thank Ghassan K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

we found this nice restaurants on TP than decided to go for dinner ;we have ordered sea bass with safroon and salted sea bass for two person the food was fresh and tasty best fish we ever had at İstanbul also price are reasonable service fast and friendly highly recomended for everyone

1 Thank Uygar Ç
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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79 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is about 10 minutes' walk from the main square in the historical district of Sultanahmet. It was very quiet on the day we went there as tourist numbers had declined somewhat, according to the wait staff. The interior is cozy and unpretentious. The food was delicious! I would certainly return here.

1 Thank CaravanDad
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you very much for the mood, the best seebas we ever ate, fireshow, attention! Kiss from Russia and France and from little Alexandre

1 Thank Vera S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place atmosphere is very good too. Food was simple, fresh and extremely tasty and delicious. Hospitable and very kind staff.

1 Thank UBrummyZ
Munich, Germany
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place serves amazing fresh sea food. The Shrimp in butter is amazing and has a great flavor. The grilled sea fish has its unique freshness about it. However this place is only about fresh sea food. The dessert is not really good. We ordered halwa with ice cream as suggested by owner, however had to leave it midway. My... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this nice restaurant after visited grand bazaar and we had salted fish for two person was fresh and tasty highly recommended for fish lovers we will back soon

2 Thank Mahmut D
Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The stuffed squid is our favorite. The service is super friendly, the food comes fast and is so tasty. The prices are reasonable and we definitely want to come back once we're in Istanbul again.

1 Thank Anni133
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Excellent service and food. Ljiljana and I are both pescetarians so suited us perfectly. Fish very fresh and good portions. Prices very reasonable. This is a must for any fish lovers. It just so happened that it was my birthday and they made it especially memorable (as I am sure they would with anyone whom visited). The only downside was... More 

1 Thank Tony C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Web had an amazing lunch here web had grilled Blue fish and sea bass with saffroon Was fresh and tasty price were reasonable and service fast and friendly definitely web Will back soon

1 Thank Serhat K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prof. K. Ismail Gurkan Caddesi No: 14 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 527 4441

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Sultanahmet

Neighbourhood Profile
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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