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KonyalI (Sirkeci)

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Mimar Kemalettin Cad. 5.VakIf Han, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
(0212) 513 96 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very clean and good food

İ used to go there during lunch time. İ advise you to try their melfe dessert and some olive oil food. Realy good quality. The location is good very close to Sirkeci station and Eminonu however restaurant is simple and without any view. Prices little be higher than in places around with self... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2014
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Mersin (Icel), Turkey
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Mersin (Icel), Turkey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

İ used to go there during lunch time. İ advise you to try their melfe dessert and some olive oil food. Realy good quality. The location is good very close to Sirkeci station and Eminonu however restaurant is simple and without any view. Prices little be higher than in places around with self servise but quality is good.

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London, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Its self service and the food is sublime,you will not find better Turkish food at any where else this is the real Turkish restaurant where the local trades man eat. Great value for money with great staff,Thank you made my day

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Istanbul, Turkey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Warning! Had stewed lamb shank yesterday evening with a huge stewed black fly in it. Not even a simple apology, not a single response from any of the staff including the waitor, the cashier or the chef at the counter who all witnessed the disgusting incident. When I addressed him the chef suggested with a silly grin it was in... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

This restauarnt is highly recommended by Istanbul locals who know food. You can be sure you are getting the best possible food with very reasonable price. Turkish food is delicous, this restaurant really delivers! This restaurant is casual dinning, meaning no waiters. You give you order and take your food at the counter. Pay attention that this site splitting the... More 

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istanbul
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124 reviews 124 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I typically take people here for the scene and the Turkish cuisine. It is a nice venue -- reliably good service, with clean restroom facilities. If you are a tourist and want a break from the street hassle, you will find it to be an adequate stop. The food here is good -- you don't often go wrong in Turkey... More 

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Marmaris, Turkey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

An amazing food experience! Ottoman kitchen at its best! Staff very helpful and friendly. High standards of hygene, cant wait to go back! Try the 'Paper kebab'

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Sakarya
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

They have not only traditional Turkish food on offer also traditional Turkish sweets. The price range is reasonable.

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Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

not very special. average food and standard foods you can see everywhere.

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Athens, Greece
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

amazing food, amazing traditional atmosfere, place that everyone should visit...i have been more than 9 times in COnstantinople and I always visit the REAL KONYALI

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Bucharest, Romania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2010

it is founded 1897 and famous for the "iskembe" - trip soup. went there last nov to eat iskembe, but i couldn't restrain from the other dishes. so, i ate like a boa constrictor: iskembe, lamb leg with aubergine and vegetables. it was fabulous!

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  • Address: Mimar Kemalettin Cad. 5.VakIf Han, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: (0212) 513 96 10

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