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Konyali Lokantasi Kanyon

Buyukdere Cad. No:185 K:1 Levent, Istanbul, Turkey (Esentepe)
+90212 353 04 50
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Ranked #490 of 10,952 restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Turkish
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Esentepe
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

The doner kebab was excellent.. So was the vine leaves with cherries! In fact, everything we ordered was excellent! I highly recommend this place for lovers of Turkish cuisine.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

One of the best Turkish Cuisine Restaurant in Istanbul..Services and foods are amazing..If you really want to try some real Turkish food except kebabs then you should go and see how it is.. Not only foods also you can see professional service..5 star..

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Istanbul, Turkey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Konyali has been established at the end of 1800's. I was a customer at Sirkeci, in their Milliyet newspaper restaurant, Topkapi Palace and Kanyon. Design and interiors improved, so are stoneware and glassware, and also little surprizes such as sherbet they offer before your coffee however the food is very ordinary. Tradition is there.but you certainly expect more after 100... More

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Madrid, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We went for diner with local friends. We enjoyed very much the ottoman cuisine served in this restaurant. Starters, Grilled Meat, chicken, Baklava, every plate was tasty and with high quality. The desert was extremely good (Ishmael saraya). The trip from SultanAhmet was long by public transport (tramway+funicular+underground). The way back much better by taxi (30 TL). Definitely, I would... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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55 reviews 55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Konyali serves traditional Ottoman cuisine in a very traditional context. The food is excellent, service is high quality. Good preference for business lunches, a bit overwhelming for a shopping break.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 via mobile

Great authentic turkish cuisine inside this shopping complex. Went on the recommendation of one of the local retailers and this place didnt disappoint. Nice clean food and reasonable prices. Would definitely recommend if your shopping in this centre.

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Northampton England
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198 reviews 198 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Mainly a place for business lunches, or a mid shopping break....but mine was for a convenient business dinner post a long office day. Efficient service, in a modern shopping centre with brands that disorientate you - are you really in Istanbul with M&S, Carluccios, Harvey Nicholls. So it claims to offer traditional turkish cuisine, but if you want that, would... More

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Paris, France
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618 reviews 618 reviews
494 restaurant reviews
274 helpful votes 274 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Located in a huge and trendy shopping mall, full of restaurants, in a middle of business district Konyali is an excellent place for a business lunch serving traditional and well repaired Turkish food. Rather on a chic end -which is consistent with prices- it clearly caters to numerous investment bankers, lawyers and other professionals filling surrounding buildings. We had traditional... More

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Bursa, Turkey
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Everything in this restaurant is designed to offer a business lunch to welcome your foreign visitors. The location serves the idea as it is in the heart of business center. You wouldn't pay such prices to this cuisine if you weren't eating for business. As locals we can find these (or even better) tastes for a reasonable price. But here... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

A traditional Turkish kitchen. The establishment has started in the old town at the first half of the 20th century. The attempt is to upgrade this traditional establishment in the most celebrated shopping mall of Istanbul, Kanyon. If you would like to taste traditional Turkish food in a fancy environment you may be pleased. To be frank, I have tasted... More

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