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Cigdem pastanesi

Divanyolu Cad. 62 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
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Ranked #134 of 10,976 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Turkish
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Café, Patisserie
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  • Arabic first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

in 3 day I come here 3 time. For breakfast or just for a delicious snack it's the same. Here you can relax yourself and eat a good cake while drink a chai. Central, very good and cheapest. Do you need other?

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Alexandria, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This place is few steps away from Sultanhamet tram station, We had a great Breakfast at Cigdem ... We ordered SV boregi And Karisik pizza , the food was very delicious ... And friendly staff , You should definetly stop by whether for a sit it or take away !

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This was a great place. The cakes are really good, i mean... ALL OF THEM!! They have a large cake selection, they're never busy. The staff are really friendly if you get a sit in service. It wasn't hugely pricey either. I had walked a long way that day and found myself exhausted. The cakes were good, and i reccomend... More

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Parties, cakes, desserts, Turkish delight - sweet heaven! Great service and variety. Highly recommended!

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Sarajevo
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

We have visted this patissery few days ago...and i would recommend this place for all those wgo enjoy good food and love cakes and shugar cubes...all cakes are amazing,baklava with pistachio,cilek (strawberry) cup left me speachless....staff are very fribendly.The place is near tram station at Sultanahmet,near Blue Mosque..just amazing,sugar perfection!:)

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Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We flew with advice about your boyfriend first. Mushroom and Strawberry cake boregi were praised, but there's a lot more to be proud of. Definitely an act to go and I recommend you to try at all. super diamond...

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Istanbul, Turkey
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I had all my life the best baklava that place. And also they have nice other desserts very clean place we really loved it everyone should visit that place...

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Madison, Wisconsin
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64 reviews 64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We tried a few different baklavas and a sort of whipped cream cylinder with chocolate and crunchy caramel. My hotel had recommended Çigdem, so I expected the baklava to be excellent, which it was. The surprise was the cream thingie. The cream was so fresh and flavorful, and barely sweetened because cream that fresh and good doesn't need to be... More

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We stopped in after a morning touring the sites around Istanbul. It's a nice quiet place with a good selection of desserts and soups. The price seemed to be on the high side, but the quality of the food was good.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We were pulled in by the sweet pastries in the window but enjoyed the savory pastries as well. Every item fresh and delicious.

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