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Konak

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Neighbourhood:
Beyoglu
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Istiklal caddesi, Istanbul, Turkey
2520684
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09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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471 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

Ordered and after 40 minutes of waiting with no food, we had to leave. A shame. It might have had potential. I did have an excellent traditional yoghurt drink.

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Thank Marciahi
Cairo, Egypt
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Absolutely unadvisable to go there. As said in previous reviews, they try to rip you off. Offering 3 sizes of the sandwiches which are almost the same but try to charge you double for medium and tripple for the large. Although they don't have prices for different sizes on the menu nor on the cashier, so they simply count the... More 

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2 Thank Hazem H
Sofia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

As mentioned in the other comments-awful place in terms of service and food value for money... Our biggest mistake was that we didn't read the comments before entering. We were totally disappointed by the service and though the food was average, we payed double than prices from the menu. Once we ordered no one from the staff payed any attention... More 

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3 Thank Marianpopova
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014

This was a horrible restaurant, we ordered Shish kebap which was listed as 25 lira and Doner kebap was listed as 15 lira and we turned up with a bill of 120 liras. There were two other customers complained about the prices!! AVOID, TOTALLY SCAM

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3 Thank RobertGreen88
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

Stay away, especially tourists. Went there with my wife and tried to order 2 kebab meals which cost about 22TL each. Ended up having him ask us if we'd like fries or salad, assuming he meant as a side, as it comes with a salad. My wife picked fries and we got a whole side of fries costing 10TL. He... More 

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2 Thank RKensley
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

I've been here for dinner while I was on a trip in Turkey. My Trip was supposed to have a limited budget so no fancy restaurants at all, but this one was terrible! Waiters are misleading and making fun of you. They will offer you small/medium/large portion of each course but what they will not tell you is that they... More 

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3 Thank Matteo B
Devon
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2014

Not much to add to the other reviews, just wish I'd read them before going. Charged a lot more than I was expecting, do not eat here, there are thousands of much better places that don't leave you feeling angry and unhappy

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2 Thank Taviboy
Dubai
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2014

165 TL was sum of our bill that we expected to be round 45 TL from the menu prices, the silly reason was that the menu had the price of the " very small portion" but they served us the "big portion", my wife and i had the same sized sandwich but mine was 3 times the price !!! recommendation... More 

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1 Thank sherif k
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2014

On 11/08/2014 we went to konak onistiklal for eating.The waitor brougth the catalogue which had good prices , we orderd some plates, we ate and then the bill came.They had charged completely different prices from those the catalogue wrote.We asked why is that and the waitor told that he brougth us medium sizes and that the catalogue had prices for... More 

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3 Thank Dinos B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

We came in because the place was full- no idea why?! The food was absolutely disgusting and the waiters try to upsize you and completely rip you off. They also charge you for all the Mezzes that are already on the table even if you don't eat them (which we didn't because they were foul). When we complained the waiters... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Turkish, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Istiklal caddesi, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: 2520684

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Beyoglu

Neighbourhood Profile
Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights, shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.
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