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Kanaat Lokantasi

Selmanipak Caddesi 9, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 216 341 5444
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (15 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:00All hours
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Selmanipak Caddesi 9, Istanbul, Turkey
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11 - 20 of 394 reviews

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Once upon a time, this is one of the best Turkish restaurant in Anatolian side… Unfortunately, years after they change for the worse… The food was too oily or over fried, the deserts were too sweet… They still don’t accept credit cards, they accept only...More

1  Thank Ahmet G
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Kanaat Restaurant is typical local food restaurant in Istanbul & located at Asianside. We had a business meeting with my colleague there.We had a great lunch such as Ozbek Rice with meat, yogurt,grapeleavesdolma and inhouse ice cream. All were tasty. Recommended. We will come back...More

Thank adnanmordeniz
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Actually breaking fast in Kanaat Restaurant is a ritual for Asian side and Üsküdar. This restaurant has been here from old times. It is a successful venue offering the successful tastes of Turkish and Ottoman cuisine. We dropped by here as a family. There was...More

2  Thank KanGurular
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Very good and relatively cheap restaurant on the Asian side of Istanbul, where were almost only the citizens of Istanbul and almost no turist (although it was mentioned in turist guides). We have lamb, kofte, aubergine and very good cakes. Near Uskudar ferry, so it...More

Thank Eva C
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Ramadan meal was great. The ambiance is great. The food was so delicious. You have to book in advance for Ramadan meal. Recommended.

Thank adnanmordeniz
Reviewed 6 June 2016

during the filming of our music video in Uskudar, locals recommended this as "institution " of Turkish dishes...they were absolutely right ! We tried and nibbled on almost everything they had to offer...breads, lambs, eggplants..cheeses ...each and every one fresh as it can be !...More

Thank PashadeCerigo0009
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Lots of choices, all superp, delicious and real Turkish cousine. It would be better they start accepting credit cards.

Thank The T
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Kanaat Lokantasi is amazing restaurant. The foods are great and very tasty. I always enjoy the food they serve. Especially I recommend Yaprak Dolma grape leaves stuffed with olive oil. We will try again.

Thank adnanmordeniz
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

You can find typical Turkish cuisine but it is coming so touristical therefore I do not recommend anymore

1  Thank drleventbeden
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I had the best ice cream I ever had at this restaurant. All the products are local. It was delicious. Recommended.

Thank adnanmordeniz
Home to more than half a million residents, Uskudar on
the Asian side of the Bosphorus is one of Istanbul’s
most densely populated neighbourhoods. Once a Greek
colony, later a haven for people from across the
Mediterranean and the Middle East, this gateway to
Asia has been an active and diverse hub for eons.
Still, visitors to Uskudar are often more overcome by
its myriad treasures than by its many thousand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Selmanipak Caddesi 9, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Uskudar
  • Neighbourhood: Uskudar
  • Phone Number: +90 216 341 5444
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