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Minoa Bookstore & Cafe

Visnezade Mahallesi, Suleyman Seba Caddesi No.52/A | Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 236 94 52
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  • Very good31%
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Jun 18, 2018
“Bookstore/Coffe Shop/Cafe”
May 9, 2018
“Great bookstore”
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Turkish
$$ - $$$
Visnezade Mahallesi, Suleyman Seba Caddesi No.52/A | Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

It is very easy to find a good coffe shop and/or cafe in İstanbul, especially in nisantasi/macka region. But it is extremely hard to find a good bookstore with an exquisite selection of books in multi language(art books, manga, cook books, classics and also new...More

Thank basaranaltan
Reviewed May 9, 2018

I havent tried the cafe or restaurant, so my comment will only be on the bookstore. Great place with a rich collection of books in english. Something we desperately needed in Istanbul after Robinson vanished. I wish them all luck and just hope they will...More

Thank benoithanquet
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

It's a very nice cafe.Especially, if you love reading book you should go there. If you want you can read what you want.Of course free.But if you buy a book you can.Also they have wonderful coffee. You can eat food but most of the people...More

Thank Sıla S
Reviewed February 18, 2018

I have been hearing about Minoa for a long time now from my friends. I have visited it for the first time around August 2017 (yes, I've waited for a long time with this review). I mainly visited Minoa because I had some time to...More

Thank Renç S
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Location-very good location in the middle of a business and residential area View -- although the view isn't great from the cafe as it is set down from the road-it feels really nice. Atmosphere- it is set within a bookshop which lends a very special...More

Thank Gerard O
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Good location Nice ambience Amazing bibliotheque Relaxing garden Quick service Kind stuff Delicious dishes Value for money If you are nearby do not miss it!Highly recommended!

Thank Veta M
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Minoa Cafe is amazing cafe. Good location. Great ambiance. Coffee is fresh and tasty. Cakes are special and very delicious. Good cafe for meeting...Recommended...

Thank adnanmordeniz
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

A great place to stop for tea or something light to eat. A bookstore come Cafè with a relaxing atmosphere. Quite difficult to get up and face the hectic Istanbul just outside the door. Not to be missed!

Thank annasafrica
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

This place is so nice and charming. It is very close to Nisantasi or the Dolmabahce Palace. The food is very good. Try the "Menemen" if u are there for breakfast. But it is also suitable for lunch. If u like books don't miss Minoa.

Thank ceylo-83
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, good music, helpful waitress, delicious wine and cheese! Definitely I will came back. Highly recommended this lovely place.

Thank Inga Y
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space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green
parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather
wealthy neighborhood and discover a rich mix of
opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For
folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a
constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Visnezade Mahallesi, Suleyman Seba Caddesi No.52/A | Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighborhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 236 94 52
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