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Akbiyik Caddesi No:5, Istanbul, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
902124586641
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Ranked #23 of 11,049 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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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

lovely location friendly people and very cool bunch of staff,, excellent food especially pizzas, very comfortable and cosy , heaters was yon and sitting outside sipping turkish tea and relaxing and enjoying myself, felt comfortable , went back afew times, great location , great food.. AHMED

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

We ate here twice during our stay in Istanbul last week, we had pizza on both days, the pizza's were so nice and tasty. The staff make that place brilliant, umar is the only name i remember, he wasa young man, very helpful, very kind, and he definately knows how to bring in customers. The other staff were just as... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The service was great! The food was delicious as compared to many other Turkish and mid-Eastern restaurants we've dined at in our lifetime. They gave us few samples of food to taste before we order...you cant beat that!! The Clay-oven cooked meat was out of this world. Ibrahim, the owner was very friendly and speaks perfect English, he has a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

I have been here 3 times since I have arrived in Istanbul very nice relaxing atmosphere very good food and service definitely going to come back here..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

We founded this reasturant review of TA. The tasty food, we highly recomended hot pot clay kabob. Everything was well presented and the staff was very courteous. We would come back.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were staying in the same street and ran the gauntlet of touts every time we went out which can be off-putting. This restaurant is on a corner at the quiet end of the street and styles itself as a cafe/bistro with sofas and water-pipes outside as well as dining tables.We made up our minds to give it a go... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

After having walked past all the eager men trying to make us come to their restaurant , we came to Cafe Rumist, and a friendly young man gave us a smile, gave us a voucher and just told us to come back when we had had a look at it. We immediately went in and had a lovely meal. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Used Tripadvisor to recommend a good reasonable priced restaurant near our hotel and the Rumist looked interesting. The food was excellent as were the prices.The resataurant was so good we returned the following evening. You must try their hot pot clay kabeb.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

I was here 2 years ago and came back again and the food is still great and always well coming with friendly face. You must try here hot pot clay kabob and mix kabob, thanks guys.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I went because of the reviews, but I was disapointed the cooking was ok, the dessert was served like they just cut the packaging. We had dinner and finally we had to pay for a cup hot water, I never saw that.

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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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