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BirBen Restaurant


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$1 - $11
Turkish, Barbecue
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Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews spicy kebab bread soup lahmacun burger turkish food fast food complimentary tea quick service excellent food nuri waiter
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Reviewed January 2, 2020 via mobile

Local restaurant very close from the Spice Market. It called my attention because both the meat grill and the oven where they make the bread are open. They offer Turkish food at very reasonable prices, and portions are good for main dishes. I had the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank shadylau
Reviewed December 31, 2019 via mobile

Really good service and great food. The prices are low if you compare to other restaurants in the tourist areas. Already been here twice and we arrived three days ago!

Date of visit: December 2019
1  Thank 708annis
Reviewed December 17, 2019 via mobile

The food is just amazing and delicious . Quick service and very friendly . Mr volkan is was very helpful .

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank nmo84
Reviewed November 5, 2019

The Food is just awesome and so is the portion. The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing. Th Staff is courteous too.The food was fresh, properly prepared and a great value for the price. We highly recommend it.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Nihar7
Reviewed November 1, 2019 via mobile

What can I say, a cheap and cheerful eat that delivers more than the price tag suggests. Priced as fast food but cooked fresh to order over the hot coals and not lacking in anything you’d find at a restaurant that charges more. Service was...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Albert L
Reviewed September 17, 2019

I was excited about this atmosphere. I love it this restaurant too much.Good quality of food. Quick service. Friendly personal They even book herbal tea for me from another restaurant, because they didn't make herbal tea, just traditional Turkish. I recomend this place 🤍

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank IraOzi
Reviewed September 17, 2019

The food is delicious, fresh, the service is perfect! The music is not loud, nice. Wanted to have some tea without coffien, they didn't have on the menu, but ordered from a nearby restaurant especially for us

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Diana D
Reviewed September 6, 2019

The food is good but not very varied, I’d say this is the Turkish version of fast food. The service is amazing though, waiters are very nice and helpful, even when not speaking english, they can still communicate with us and the food came very...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank camimorta
Reviewed August 20, 2019

We went this place for dinner and it was the best experience of our trip to istanbul the food was delicious and the service was just perfect by nuri. We will definitely go back again

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Yasin A
Reviewed August 16, 2019

We sat on an outside table, really busy, noisey and disruptive so better to sit a little inside. Attentive staff and good food... good quality but slightly bland, nothing a bit of salt and pepper won’t fix. Good hygiene

Date of visit: August 2019
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streets wind their way down from its lofty perch to
the southern shore of the Golden Horn, where the
evocatively aromatic Spice Bazaar beckons alongside
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