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Sultanahmet Fish House

Prof. K. Ismail Gurkan Caddesi No: 14 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 212 527 44 41
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (118 reviews)
“rocket salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Turkish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Prof. K. Ismail Gurkan Caddesi No: 14 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Reviewed December 5, 2011

Mr. Oktay is one of the most charming hosts around and serves some of the freshest and best prepared fish that we have ever eaten! We were in Istanbul for nine days and we ate here five times! The prices are extremely reasonable for such...More

Thank cajonjon
Reviewed December 2, 2011

they send a car to fetch you from yr hotel! The owner host is a gregarious font of information about his country.if you are not familiar w/ the taste of saffron which is funky don't get the special fish dish. My red mullet were delicious.

Thank laluce81
Reviewed December 1, 2011

It is a amazing place also the foods are delicious and when u go there,u must talk mr oktay about choosing your fish. Best fish rest in sultanahmet area. I highly recomend.

Thank KSamsa
Reviewed December 1, 2011

Salted sea bass is the special of the house and a most entertaining production for the fish lover. Chef Oktay is a super personality with a flare for drama and entertainment at table side all spiced with wonderful and engaging humour. After 30 nights round...More

Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed November 30, 2011

Was in Istanbul for only 5 evenings and went here twice for dinner. One time was not enough for great service and wonderful fish. Went with a party of 6 both times, and everyone had an excellent meal. The only drawback was on the second...More

Thank susan t
Reviewed November 29, 2011

My wife and I visited this Restuarant in late October 2011. The food and service were excellent. The only negative is the restaurant is small and a little noisy. But this should stop you from going, because the food is great. Also the owner is...More

Thank niagarariverfatman
Reviewed November 26, 2011

We saw this restaurant walking around in the neighborhood and decided to try it after having read the reviews. It was as good as we expected plus some! The owner is really friendly and they get out of their way to make you feel at...More

Thank roslu
Reviewed November 22, 2011

Went to Sultanahmet Fish House 2 times. After the first time we had to come back for our last night in Istanbul. Octay the manager is a great host. The food was excellent and reasonably priced. My only regret is not getting one of the...More

Thank Terryoldschool
Reviewed November 17, 2011

My husband, daughter and I enjoyed an excellent meal at this cozy and charming restaurant. The quality of the local food was much higher than that places on the more touristy streets. The service was really excellent with complete attention to our every need. This...More

Thank Ottobotto
Reviewed November 11, 2011

Came to the Sultanahmet Fish House twice on our recent short visit to Istanbul. Excellent fish but also serves great kebabs. Great service and very friendly. Highly recommended

Thank Anne K
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Match the Food quality and service provided , Unique restaurant .
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prof. K. Ismail Gurkan Caddesi No: 14 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighborhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 527 44 41
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