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Kosebasi Reina

Muallim Naci Caddesi, No:44 | Ortakkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 258 06 83
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“kebab” (42 reviews)
“mix grill” (2 reviews)
“trendy place” (2 reviews)
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Muallim Naci Caddesi, No:44 | Ortakkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

Yes, it is indeed one of the best meals that I ever had in a restaurant. Not only because of the location; the service was simply 10/10; location was great; the food if I may say 11/10. It was a nice afternoon business lunch with...More

Thank Mumtaz400
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Since this restaurant is part of the reina location, it gives you a great option to finish your dinner and be part of the club, so if you are planning for the club book a late dinner so you get the lively feel of reina,...More

Thank ohashem1
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere & Location: a very trendy place located at the side of the bosphorus with a gorgeous view. You can even come to the restaurant by boat/yacht. Reina has four sections: kosebasi, a fish restaurant, a sushi place and in the middle is the bar...More

Thank scubaleen
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Went there for dinner and it is a big place with different restaurants on the Bosphorus. It feels like a very trendy place. Reminded me of Kudeta in Bali. We went early arriving from London and left early during Ramadan so I guess we did...More

Thank Arsene H
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We were about 20 of us and it was rainy, so we had to sit under the covered are with water dripping on us from the sides, of course being big group it was recommended by them to have a set menu, so we did,...More

Thank mohdan
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

I recently went here with my wife whilst on holiday in Istanbul. The restaurant wasn't particularly near our hotel so we got an Uber, which was pretty good! We'd read a few reviews prior to booking and went armed with the info. That info is...More

Thank aca01mjf
Kosebasi_r, Yönetici at Kosebasi Reina, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2016

Dear aca01mjf, Thank you very much for your feedback regarding your visit and We do apologise that we did not match your expectation in regards of our service. I will appreciate if you could write your comments at info@kosebasi.com so we will discuss your comments...More

Reviewed 2 December 2015

Went here with officemates after a long workshop day- Great views of the Bosphorus and the bridge. We splurged on a nice appetizer platters and all sorts of Kebabs and fish... Great Turkish wine.. We were eight (8) so the hefty bill was reasonable after...More

Thank Kundiman
Reviewed 24 October 2015

If you're in Istanbul and interested in nightlife, you must have heard the fame of Reina, Atmosphere is awasome in this club. Prices are really high for Turkey's avarage . Kosebası is a restaurant which serves tradational turkish kebap. Unfortunately it's not service and taste...More

Thank YazarGezer
KosebasiRestaurant, Yönetici at Kosebasi Reina, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2015

Dear YazarGezer, Thank you very much for your feedback regarding your visit and We do apologise that we did not match your expectation in regards of our service. I will appreciate if you could write your comments at info@kosebasi.com so we will discuss your comments...More

Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Never in my life i have been treated this bad while spending 200+ euros. We knew that Reina was upscale so dressed appropriately we expected the staff to be a little rough reading earlier reviews but this was really the worst. At the start they...More

1  Thank gt6210
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We stayed in the hotel attached to this restaurant and had two dinners here. There was a very good selection of Turkish food and wine. A few reviews have talked about being ripped off by being given bread and cheese and then being charged for...More

Thank mini_d51
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muallim Naci Caddesi, No:44 | Ortakkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighbourhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 258 06 83
  • E-mail
Since 1995, Köşebaşi is the only restaurant chain that is true to the traditional recipes of South Anatolia. Köşebaşi has managed to capture this traditional taste and is committed to continue to offer not only a cultural event but also an introduction to Anatolian lifestyle. Köşebaşi was voted as one of "World's 50 Best Restaurants" by the 14,000 members of Conde Nast Traveler magazine and was awarded with International Tourism, Hotel and Catering Industries Prize as "The Best Representative of The Traditional Turkish Cuisine". Köşebaşi was also cited as "The Best Kebab Restaurant in Istanbul" by Time magazine. Köşebaşi continues its journey in 3 continents, 9 countries with its 28 branches.
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