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Adnan Saygun Cad. Akmerkez Residence Entrance.No:224 | Akmerkez AVM- Etiler, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 282 1616
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“osso bucco” (2 reviews)
“paper moon” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Adnan Saygun Cad. Akmerkez Residence Entrance.No:224 | Akmerkez AVM- Etiler, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed yesterday

Best Italian restaurant in the world. Best piizza is the town. Great ambiance, great people. my one of favorite places

Thank onthere77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a good Italian restaurant in Istanbul. It is more like a local club than a restaurant. You would realise that 90 percent of the customers in the restaurant are regular locals.. It is a club rather than a restaurant. The food is pretty...More

Thank FatihAkol
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

the food was good but far from great. absolutely expensive. 170 tl pp with no alcohol. smoking is allowed in banned area, this is unfortunate if you are nonsmokers. the name of the place sells itself, nothing else...

Thank ADP09
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This place is literally a fine dining restaurant in istanbul. You would see all people dressed up and coming here for a dinner. You should reserve before as it is always packed. The restaurant is not cheap at all and their prices are relatively high....More

1  Thank BespokeVoyage
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Elegant setting and nice service (although the waiter kept trying to refill my wine glass for five times despite me telling I didnt want more). But the meal was far from the high standard italian food you would expect given the high prices. Spaghetti with...More

1  Thank Corrado_foodpasha
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Always a great treat to come hear. Fancy people and great food. At the moment it is truffle time so make sure to try one of their truffle dishes. Mine (see above) was amazing.

Thank Mreckling
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

* Papermoon is an upscale Italian restaurant next to a prominent shopping mall in Istanbul * Food is tasty but expensive * Tha restaurant was not crowded on the Sunday evening we visited and service was prompt * Waiters helpful and friendly * Downside there...More

Thank fsgucum
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Great Italian food in the famous paper moon restaurant All customers are high so locals wanting some privacy from the curious people Well dressed people as casual ( board shirts and tongues ) are not allowed This restaurant is very busy on the outdoor section...More

Thank PhilChina
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place was awesome! Amazing service and great crowd. The food is scepticular. Wine selection is fantastic. One of my favourites in Istanbul

Thank Emre S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Delicious Pasta and Pizza . very nice ambiance . one of the best Italian restaurant in istanbul . nice atmosphere .

Thank Sinan K
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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Barish T
What's the price range?
12 March 2016|
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Response from drcakmur | Reviewed this property |
I go to this place twice a week for 19 years. It is still the most in restaurant in Turkey. You want to see the so-called elite of Istanbul this is the place...Prices depends what you drink? The food would be between 35... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$90
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adnan Saygun Cad. Akmerkez Residence Entrance.No:224 | Akmerkez AVM- Etiler, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighbourhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 282 1616
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