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Karakol Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner


US$10 - US$40
Turkish, European, Middle Eastern
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Following a visit to the Topkapi Palace which included the Harem, we sat down at this restaurant for lunch. The view of the Bosphoros is spectacular and on a beautiful day weatherise there is no better place to be. Service was excellent and food delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Heather F
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

If you visit the Topkapi Palace, you must eat at the Karacol restaurant where you can see the whole Bosphorus panorama and you can serve Turkish dishes!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 832mateescua
Reviewed August 7, 2017

The atmosphere is great,really nice waiters!They have the best baklava I ever tasted!you can try it with tea or with vanilla ice cream

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Mahtanik
Reviewed July 19, 2017

In the garden is very nice ti sit. Food is ok, deserts too. I love turkish food and i liked this restaurant. There is lovely view too

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Aysun A
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Dull menu, standard food of no originality though exorbitantly high pricing. Clean and friendly ambiance spoiled by uninteresting dishes.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank TAMEMBER04222013
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Good turkish food, that else do you need in your life to be happy? This restaurant is a very top quality.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Inga E
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Reviewed October 28, 2016

I had very good lunch here with very reasonable price. Nice restaurant with nice view. Service very quick. Coffee is nice as well. Staff friendly and professional.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 6, 2016

I visited this restaurant with my girlfriend in November and it was not the best choice. The food was dry and the prices are high. Howver the location is good and the staff is friendly.

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Anastasios A
Reviewed August 26, 2016

If you are visiting Topkapı Palace you caqn stop by this restaurant and have a good lunch viewing a good panorama. Watching the ships go and come by.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank eumsrenan
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Nicely located in the garden of the Topkapi Palace, the Karakol Rastaurant offers an opportunity to the visitor to rest and have a real meal during an often long visit. The environment is pleasant. The menu is varied but the dish I had was average:...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Marylene S
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