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Turkish Flavours

Feneryolu, Istanbul 34724, Turkey
+90 532 218 06 53
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Fun and informative

We did a cooking class at Selim's house with Renan. We met Renan at the spice bazaar for a tasting... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2016
via mobile
Istanbul Streetfood Tour

We took the your of Spice Market and Asian markets. Renan met us on time and was exceptionally... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2016
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Turkish Flavours organizes culinary walks and cooking classes in Istanbul. We take visitors to a real Turkish Home on the lesser visited Asian side of Istanbul for our cooking classes. Our food walks are designed to stroll through local food markets and streets of Istanbul including stops for tastings of Turkish delicacies.
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Feneryolu, Istanbul 34724, Turkey
+90 532 218 06 53

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Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We did a cooking class at Selim's house with Renan. We met Renan at the spice bazaar for a tasting before taking the ferry across to do the cooking class. Renan was warm, friendly and charming it was totally fascinating to discuss Turkey's present, past...More

Thank samboj86
Reviewed June 10, 2016

We took the your of Spice Market and Asian markets. Renan met us on time and was exceptionally informative, friendly and thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hours with her. We learnt so much not only about the food but about Istanbul as well. The food was...More

Thank Belinda E
Reviewed June 5, 2016

We had the pleasure of taking a tour lead by Ms. Taciser from Turkish Flavours. She was a delight! We had a lovely spice tasting at the spice market, stopped for sweets and dried fruit afterwards. Ms. Taciser gave us lots of good information about...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed June 4, 2016

We took the Turkish Flavours market tour with Taciser Ayvaz, visiting the spice market, a fabulous open air market on the Asian side, and then some interesting shops and food stalls on the Asian side. It was an interesting and enjoyable half day and we...More

Thank amyh902016
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Really enjoyed the tour with Taci. She was friendly, knowledgeable, and quick with helpful tips for our stay. She offered recipes and background on how to cook items we tasted. Because there were just two of us on the tour, she took time to stop...More

Thank Toni S
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Renan was an amazing guide for the day. The food was amazing and I got a much deeper insight into Istanbul than if I had of just gone it alone. It is expensive - but worth it!

Thank tammybear103
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We had an amazing time cooking with Selin and Daria--her Kitchen Fairy--in her home. As Passover was beginning that evening, the cooking lesson was exceptionally special: we learned how to make a few Sephardic Jewish Passover dishes, as well as some classic Turkish dishes. Where...More

Thank travelbug091011
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Just finished our food tour through the Spice Bazaar and the Kadukoy Market with the enthusiastic and very knowledgable Ms Taciser. Stuffed to the gills with tastes of so many stunning foods, starting with breakfast (after our hotel breakfast!), then on to tastes of borek,...More

Thank Helen629
Reviewed May 1, 2016

My sister and I recently took the Spice Bazaar & Kadikoy Market tour with Taciser and we were extremely lucky that the tour went ahead with just the two of us booked. It was a fabulous way to taste all the things we saw, safe...More

Thank A4premium
Reviewed April 27, 2016

As a professional chef on my first visit to Turkey it was extremely important to make sure that my limited time of being exposed to Turkish food and culture was maximized. I have used food guides in the past and had high expectations. I came...More

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November 27, 2016|
Response from turkishflavours | Property representative |
We can do tour everyday please check our website and fill in and send us your reservation form.thx SPICE BAZAAR & KADIKOY MARKET TOUR WITH GOURMET LUNCH Everyday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm A gourmet walking tour through two... More
Alan M
October 23, 2016|
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Response from amyh902016 | Reviewed this property |
I can tell you that we paid $125 each for our 1/2 day + tour. It was well worth it. Given the decrease in tourists and depreciation of the lira, I wouldn't be posting prices on my website if I was a tour operator in that... More