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Liman Lokantasi

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Kemankes Caddesi 48/3 Karakoy Beyoglu, Istanbul 34425, Turkey
2122923993
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Go there for sightseeing, not just for food

We were there twice during this summer ( July 2014 and august 2014 ) because of business dinner. Menu is not crowded, there are not to much main courses but you can find lots of local appetizers.Prices are high, because this restaurant location. If you want special old Istanbul view while you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2014
SALTIN
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Istanbul, Turkey
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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59 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Victoria Harbou
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16 reviews 16 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

For a fun evening out with friends and good food, fantastic scenery looking out over the harbour watching the boats as the sun sets Liman Lokantasi Tavern is a great place. On Friday evenings there is belly dancing at the end of your meal. The food is simple but tasty, due to our large group(14) we ate off a fixed... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We were there twice during this summer ( July 2014 and august 2014 ) because of business dinner. Menu is not crowded, there are not to much main courses but you can find lots of local appetizers.Prices are high, because this restaurant location. If you want special old Istanbul view while you having your dinner, it is one of perfect... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Looking over vosporous, top kapi and hagia sofia all painted in red and orange as the sun sets, enjoying a glass of house white and perfectly grilled sea bass. Simply fantastic. It is just fish but it is done well. The service is competent, professional, efficient. Try it!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Liman Lokantası has a good view, average service and delicious taste. It's located in the centre of town, near the harbour.

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zurich
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This place was recommended to us by young couple from Istanbul as their favorite. The entrance was a bit hard to find. The view from the third floor on the Bosporus and the city is terrific. The service is good the food is good but not extraordinary. The location is a place to be for (mostly younger) Istanbul people. When... More 

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London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

My wife comes from Istanbul, so as to our wedding we decided to do it here in Istanbul, in Liman Lokantasi. It was just amazing, the views, atmosphere and quality of food and service was just perfect. All of our guests were enchanted. We were promised by manager a complimentary dinner on our next visit to Istanbul, as we don't... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

Go there for a good honest meal and good service. We paid 40 euro for starters, main course and drinks. There is no terras where you can eat contrary to what the pictures make you believe but the experience was authentic.

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İstanbul, Türkiye
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147 reviews 147 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Liman lokantası in other words Lİman restaurant is one of the old restaurant in istanbul. İt s situated on the unique place ... On the third floor of the old port facilities. The view night and day is unforgettable

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Great service, delicious food, you can't choose a better location.. You are right on the water, Bosporus strait on the European side. A must..

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

It is a wierd place to find for sure ... but once there the view of the Istanbul skyline and the Bosphorus is great. It is sort of like getting to an illicit speakeasy .... Meze good, main course fish was delicious. Didn't need the seafood course in between - deep fried squid was very chewy and I can't remember... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kemankes Caddesi 48/3 Karakoy Beyoglu, Istanbul 34425, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoğlu
  • Neighborhood: Beyoğlu
  • Phone Number: 2122923993

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 50 - 100

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 1:00 am

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