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Cafe Rumist

Sultan Ahmet Mahallesi, Akbiyik Cad. No: 5 | Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 458 66 41
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (84 reviews)
“kebab” (106 reviews)
“turkey” (71 reviews)
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Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sultan Ahmet Mahallesi, Akbiyik Cad. No: 5 | Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our hotel was located near by the restaurant and I’m sure you will see that there is a vast selection of restaurants to choose from however, Rumist really stood out to us. Firstly, we didn’t have anyone harassing us to go in to the shop...More

Thank Amy-91a
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s one of best restaurants I’ve been to in istanbul I enjoyed each dish we ordered The place is very cozy and has a very beautiful countryside view The staff is very friendly Totally recommended

Thank Dhuha H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious home made French fries with kebap meat and pepper. The atmosphere is nice, no hurry. The decorations with the lamp are really pretty.

Thank CXuor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a wonderful meal with my family at Cafè Rumist and was impressed by the staff's hospitality

Thank Samedhshetty
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Everything was slow, we have asked for the salt 3 times and only got it 10 minutes later. Food was okay but didn't look the same as in pictures. Shisha took 40 minutes and we asked about it 5 times. Pissed me off for asking...More

Thank Wen L
Reviewed May 5, 2018

amazing service,professional waiter(Muslim),authentic anatolian flavours,reasonable prices and very cosy environment.

Thank orfanidis-g
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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice and calm place. Muslim (this is his actual name!) is the friendliest waiter ever and the food is quite good. If you are with friends and want a place to chill after a busy day in Istambul this is a...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

I have been to this cafe twice now with friends from the hostel, both times was delicious also waiters are very welcoming! I will be back for some shisha/hookah I recommend! - Rostin

Thank Rostin J
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Quaint family owned and run restaurant in Sultan Ahmet. Great ambience, delicious food, attentive service. The Clay Hot Pot is a must so is the mixed grill and the lentil soup is divine on a cold day. The owner, who looks a little like George...More

Thank shabnamv2017
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Food was amazing. Value for money. We loved all the food we ordered. Excellent customer service. A must go place. Close to main attractions. Went there most of our nights for dinner. 100% recommend.

Thank sajidnaeem25
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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February 20, 2018|
Response from nlone2006 | Reviewed this property |
No idea but there are plenty of gluten free restaurants including amedros - it’s a matter of asking but Turkey is fairly celiac friendly from what I understand - my friend who visits the place regularly has celiacs and is... More
January 2, 2015|
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Response from Arka_Dutta | Reviewed this property |
it does. local turkish cuisine. mostly bread. tea is good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sultan Ahmet Mahallesi, Akbiyik Cad. No: 5 | Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighborhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 458 66 41
  • E-mail
All the Turkish hot and cold drinks, dessert, kebabs, pides, pizzas in a wood burning oven.
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