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Cigdem pastanesi

Divanyolu Cad. 62 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
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Ranked #129 of 11,044 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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Paramus, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is the best baklava we had on our trip. Better than Hafiz Mustafa and another place I don't recall the name of at the moment. It's near Sultan Ahmet park so it is easy to stop by after dinner as you take in the surroundings, hear the call, watch LED helicopter toys slowly fall to the ground, listen to... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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60 reviews 60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

There is no way you can walk past this bakery, look into the display window, and keep going. The pastries are beautiful and fresh. I had a strawberry tart the size of a softball. Fresh fruit, creamy center, flaky crust. Finished it off with English tea. It made for a perfect refueling stop. I enjoyed several such bakeries and this... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

they have veryy good cake especially cake with stravberry highly recomand this cake to oher traveller wit turkish tea..............

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Sydney, Australia
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112 reviews 112 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

A great place to visit to try chicken breast pudding - a sweet milk pudding made with fine shreads of chicken breast. A gtrat variety of sweet treats including baclava and Turkish delight. Western style coffee (American style), Turkish coffee and tea and herbal teas also avaiable.

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I allways shop at Cigdem before I leave for the airport. The pastries make a nice present home where you can share the tastes of Istanbul with your family. You can also buy good provisions to your flight if you are flying budget. The shop will pack all nicely in their orange boxes.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The food here is excellent and very well priced. I had sandwiches from here a few times while in Istanbul and they never failed to dissapoint. The place looks great with a wide assortment of sweets and pastries that I didn't try. Be wary of the coffe though, I has a very dissapointing cappacino the first time I was here... More

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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Address: Divanyolu Cad. 62 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
Cuisine: Turkish

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