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Cafe Rumist

Akbiyik Caddesi No:5, Istanbul, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
902124586641
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Ranked #23 of 11,020 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $39
Cuisines: European, Italian, Mediterranean, Turkish
Neighborhood: Sultanahmet - Old City
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Description: All the Turkish hot and cold drinks, dessert, kebabs, pides, pizzas in a wood burning oven.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

As it was our first day in Istanbul, in the sultanahmet area we were not sure where to start! You walk down this gorgeous cobblestone street with numerous shops and retaaurants all featuring turkish design and food. Our first stop was at Rumist Cafe Bistro. We were greeted with smiles and even sat with the owner. We ate the clay... More

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Langley City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

We ate here multiple times during our stay in Istanbul and were never disappointed. If you come here, order the clay hot pot - delicious! Great location in Sultanahmet. The owner is extremely friendly and helpful, and spent some time giving us ideas of places to check out around Istanbul. Only downside is there is no liquor served here.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Friendly staff, Great food must try the hotpot. Location has a nice view, walking distance from Sultanahmet station.Nothing like a nice cup of tea after this excellent meal

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Best Turkish food in town! Ordered the Hotpot Clay Kebap - the "show" surely came with its taste, simply delicious! Got a beautiful Turkish lantern on a good deal too. Will surely recommend this place. Well done, Rumist. Keep the great service up!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Always come here during my trip to istanbul with my colleagues. The food is great, the staff is always welcoming and the price is much reasonable compare to the other places within the vicinity. A must see and try place.... strongly recommend the hot pot clay kebab....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Located in the heart of "restaurant row" in Sultanahmet, this little corner restaurant served very creative and delicious traditional turkish food.I have been this reasturant couple of times but try their hot pot clay kabob with a sunshine salat.You can sit either outdoors to watch the colorful street traffic or indoors on a colder night ( we did both): The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Very nice service and enjoyed the clay kebab. Nice location, a little away from hustle and bustle of surrounding areas. The food is authentic Turkish local and was very good. Recommended.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A cute little cafe serving excellent pizza and sizzlers in the heart of Sultanahmet. Great service, although too many cats around. The Perfect ambiance to enjoy some great food. An enjoyable experience.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Food was neither great, nor bad. We had a good time people-watching, service was kind and all in all enjoyable experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

We came one night for dinner and the food and service was so fabulous that we went back the next night to celebrate my mother's 80th birthday! We had hot pot clay kebab and Turkish pizza. The wait staff is wondeful- our waiters Ugur and Bayram- so very nice!!! PS please ask for the owner Turkish George Clooney. Have fun!!!

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Additional Information about Cafe Rumist

Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 902124586641
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet - Old City
Average Prices: USD 13 - 39
Cuisine: European, Italian, Mediterranean, Turkish

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