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Gedik Pasa Cad. No. 43, Istanbul, Turkey
516 8794
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great food for vegetarians!

This was one of the few places we chanced upon for lunch and so hadn't read any reviews etc (thank god we didn't read the reviews). I quite liked the food and specially the red lentil soup. Their meat dishes were good too as was the pizza we ordered. The restaurants top floor overlooks the market... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
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English first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Sar restaurant 1957 nice places for local food good prices nice ambiance busy street warm and fruendly service not to turistic local restaurant

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The Black Hills, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We have eaten here several times over the past 3 years. Our most recent visit will be our last. The waiter was most unhelpful and actually noncooperative. We ordered ayran (a drink) with our meal. He insisted that they didn't have it and wanted us to have coke instead. We finally gave up and accepted the cokes. Later we realized... More 

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Rouen, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

It's a restaurant with great food. The service seemed good and you feel that you're between the locals.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This was one of the few places we chanced upon for lunch and so hadn't read any reviews etc (thank god we didn't read the reviews). I quite liked the food and specially the red lentil soup. Their meat dishes were good too as was the pizza we ordered. The restaurants top floor overlooks the market which is a decent... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Ate here during a recent business trip. The waiter on the serving line added items to my plate that I had not ordered. He implied that there was no cost, but that is not the case. I'll find another place to eat.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Fish-good, kebab -soso. Unexpected charge for bread and service. Many better restaurants near. Fish pot, rice pudding, iskander kebab, 3 tea - 66 TL

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Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

me and my husband just tried the 2 lamp dishes, not juicy and the lamp kepap no lamp taste!!!! We didnt order any drinks, then a waiter gave us 2 bottles and siad its free, we said we didnt need this, because we have a lot, but he said its ok, just free to us... finally, the bill count the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Man was I sorry I ate here .I ordered a doner kebab and got one of the greasiest meals I ever experienced. My meal was actually floating on grease.

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Macon, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Ate at this restaurant on our first night in Istanbul. We were drawn in by a seemingly friendly waiter and seated. They immediately brought out bread and water without asking. Upon placing our orders we turned down the "salad", the waiter insisted that we try the salad and implied that we try it, went and ordered it himself and brought... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Boring food, OK (lamb shank completely unseasoned). But when the bill came we were surprised by a charge for sitting down, and items we didn't order (instead of items we DID order). The waiter tried to tell us it didn't matter, that the items we were charged for cost the same as the items we ordered, but they were actually... More 

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Address: Gedik Pasa Cad. No. 43, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 516 8794
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul

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  • Address: Gedik Pasa Cad. No. 43, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: 516 8794

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