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Fes Cafe

Alibaba Turbe So. No. 25-27 | Nuruosmaniye, Eminonu, Istanbul, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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Ranked #299 of 11,016 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Cuisines: European
Neighborhood: Sultanahmet - Old City
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: There is another branch of the Fes Cafe inside the Grand Bazaar, at Halicular Cad. No. 62, Kapalicarsi. The Nuruosmaniye cafe features a branch of the Abdullah soap& textiles shop - the one inside is next to an Abdullah shop. The Lonely Planet encounter guide to Istanbul features 'Fez' cafe on page 63, the sign is actually spelt with an 'S'.
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

After a tiring walk in the Grand Bazaar we ended up at Fes Cafe - thanks to Lonely Planet. Small place with nice ambiance. Loved the fresh juices - extremely refreshing - tried the winter up!

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Super design, there's a boutique inside, european style, beautiful turkish coffee set, in a small street, polite and helpful service +++

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Good coffee, cool place. Urban and sophisticated. And the even the logo rocks :). An oasis in the busy basar.

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Australia
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71 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

We visited Fes Cafe after the Grand Bazaar, without having read the any reviews. We loved the fresh salads and the cold yogurt drink, as well as the decor. Great vegetarian options. We found the staff quiet unfriendly though.

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Rome, Italy
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Fes Cafe is a gem - I discovered them at their location in the Grand Bazaar, but both their locations are great. They have wonderful dishes made with fresh ingredients that are delicious, refreshing, and healthy. Everything from sandwiches to local treats, they've got the works. Their staff is super nice, friendly, and a lot of fun. Get a Turkish... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

"Fes cafe" and "Abdulla Natural Products" with it's two great locations inside and outside the Grand Bazaar,is a marvelous stop after engaging in an amazing experience in the Old town. Try the mint and ginger lemonade and the tasty yogurt soup with noodles and bring back home cotton Peshtamals(light cotton towels),olive oil soaps, tea glasses and much more..Great shopping adventure,friendly... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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12 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A definite must if you are near the Grand Bazaar. The decor is amazing all personally hand picked by the delightful owner. The food was delicious with different specials each day. (We went two days in a row). The service was great. Fes has a really cool chilled vibe it makes you want to stay and relax for an hour... More

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We went to Fes Cafe on recommendation made by friends. It was really nice, very arty and we loved that. There's a little shop inside the cafe that sell natural products like soaps and towels etc. I enjoyed that very much, the set up was done well. All in all the place has a great vibe and is well worth... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

If one is inside the Grand Bazaar, it pays to exit through the Nuruosmaniye Mosque Gate. There is a lovely stroll passing by the old and splendid mosque. And as you approach the Nuruosmaniye Street which is a 100% pedestrian street you can feel exotic Istanbul at its best. As you enter the street, on the second lane on your... More

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Istanbul
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

My mom always enjoys a cup of coffee in Fez Cafe when she visits Grand Bazaar. There are couple coffee shops next to each other and this one is her favorite (probably this is one of the oldest ones). The other shops looks also nice. Last year we stopped at one of them and we were also happy. The service... More

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Additional Information about Fes Cafe

Address: Alibaba Turbe So. No. 25-27 | Nuruosmaniye, Eminonu, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet - Old City
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Cuisine: European

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