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Mimolett Restaurant

Mexican, International
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Siraselviler Caddesi No. 55/A, Istanbul, Turkey
245 9858
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7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
no Michelin star

Time to be honest there is NO Michelin star in Turkey this restaurant is very avreage far from michelin star

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2013
Istanbul, Turkey
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Istanbul, Turkey
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Like many others here I kept being amazed at how this establishment was even mentioned with "Michelin star" in the same sentence. Incredibly empty, hallow even, when we arrived. Reception was notable by its absence, we stood around for 5 mins before we were shown our table by our well-intentioned but too-casual waiter. I will say no more than that... More 

4 Thank PromeneurSolitaire
Istanbul, Turkey
Level Contributor
59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This restaurant would maybe get a Bib Gourmet if it were 70% cheaper but it is nowhere near a Michelin star, As soon as you go in, there is this smell of dust and mould, like an old theatre and in fact it goes nicely with the curtains but do you want such decor for an eatery where you want... More 

3 Thank Evrim78
Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Time to be honest there is NO Michelin star in Turkey this restaurant is very avreage far from michelin star

Thank davidfabrega
Miami, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Everyone was amaze about the view and them the food plus the service, the best in Istanbul I request a birthday cake and everything was provide how I want it, everyone that goes to istanbul should go to this amazing place

1 Thank Fredy S
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Am really blown away that this restaurant has a Michelin star. While we got to meet and chat with the chef, who was very friendly, the rest of the staff was non-communicative. We ordered a dish that came out prepared nothing like the menu read, and when we asked the waiter said the menu had changed, but he didn't mention... More 

1 Thank repickm
Falls Church, Virginia
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63 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We ate here twice last week at the end of a three week excursion through western Turkey and were extremely pleased with our experience. Our terrace table had a beautiful view of the Bosphorus, the service was excellent, the wine list was interesting and extensive, and the food--sea bass and sea bream both times--was wonderfully prepared and the best of... More 

Thank vaoenophile
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Murat Bozok is famous Turkish chef that stays behind the turkish scene of chef and the Mimolette restaurant is that place that has charme, class and the rest you will discovered, food great and great red wine and sweet wine unforgettable, still in my mind the food and wine and of course Murat company's

Thank animaincucina
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

I have been to many 1-3 star Michelin restaurants all over the world, Noma being the last. I could say that I was impressed by the food in this 1-star restaurant - I had the asparagus salad, sea bass with curry and the white chocolate mousse. Of course, the alcohol cost much more than I'd like due to very obvious... More 

1 Thank Jill C
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Just eaten at Mimolette restaurant that insome websites seems to have claim to a Michelin star did it drop out of the sky? as it was not earned by cuisine or service. the food was at best ordinary we had the tasting menu consisting of cauliflower soup as the amuse bouche rubbery squid. Confit of duck that was ok but... More 

3 Thank Denise010
Istanbul, Turkey
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013 via mobile

Murat Bozok...İ start my review by giving the name of the Chief Nd owner of the place. Because " he" makes the whole difference. He is more then a Chief, in fact an artist. He creates miracles in the kitchen that you will have the priviledge of tasting. Do get recommendations on the menu and if you are lucky you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Siraselviler Caddesi No. 55/A, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighborhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: 245 9858

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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

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Neighborhood Profile
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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