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Akdeniz Hatay Sofrasi

Ahmediye Caddesi No:44/A Fatih 34091 | On Adnan Menderes Boulevard, Next to Historia Shopping Centre, Istanbul 34082, Turkey
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Ranked #59 of 11,015 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $40
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Turkish
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Gardone Riviera, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

Very good restaurant at reasonable prices; turkish regional kitchen. You need to book in advance in order to taste the specialties, but ordinary dishes are as good. Waiters speak English.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

It is true, safe place to eat: normal prices, good quality plates and a french-like serving quality. The Sultan is a really good surprise. Compared to other places during our stay, this one is our preferred!

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Istanbul, Turkey
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

It is all about the Arab cuisine of the Turkish region of Hatay ... Do not miss it. Located next to the Historia Mall in the historical neighborhood of Fatih, this is a very rich restaurant in terms of the menu contents. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. They do amazing food representations like the flammable salt-covered chicken or... More

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Victoria, Canada
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182 reviews 182 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This not a five star restaurant in terms of atmosphere or elegance but rather in terms of authentic and good food. We ordered the salt encrusted roast lamb when our reservation was made that morning - they need the advanced time to prepare the dish. To start we chose a couple of mezze from the large tray displayed at our... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Good variety of starters. Kisir and humus was good. Their 4.5 foot special kebab (seasoned with garlic, sumac, pine nuts, and pistachios) was incredibly juicy and tasty. Reminds me of the kind of food you get in Syria, which explains the groups of Arab tourists that frequent the place.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This restaurant is in a very busy district t of Istanbul and mainly preferred by the tourists so you would see many foreigners enjoying nice food there. The cuisine they serve represents the southern city of Turkey called Antakya, border to Syria. As you would guess, a lot of influence from Arabic taste and extremely tasty. They bring the ingredients... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I have been there few times before was very pleased with the lovely food I had . This time in August 2014 I recommended the restaurant to a group of friends It was 12 of us plus the driver .Service was very bad no customer service .waiters very difficult to get hold of I just managed to pass our order... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Do you like local food? Well Turkiye has a great diversity and Hatay cuisine is a taste bit of it. and this restaurant is the best place ever you can taste local Hatay food in Istanbul. They are very clean they have a good professional service, the food is delicious yet prices are reasonable. Maybe not the cheap but too... More

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Ottawa, Ontario
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I recently had lunch here, on my own and in addition to praising the food as others have done, I wanted to specifically point out a really nice option for anyone eating on their own: they let you make up your own meze plate, you can choose from 4-5 items, that way you can sample without having to order whole... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

We had to wait for 10 mins on arrival. Which is a good sign. Quite a bit of pressure from staff to take the meses as they come at you with a tray of them. So you have to take your time a bi. otherwise you take more than you can eat. But they tasted very good and we were... More

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