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Palatium Cafe & Restaurant

Cankurtaran Mah. Kutlugun Sok. No: 33 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 543 844 54 13
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Cankurtaran Mah. Kutlugun Sok. No: 33 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place nailed it! beautiful place for all sheesha lovers! i and my friend were on a trip and found this at just 10 steps away from our hotel. we ordered for Hukkah and Pizza. Pizza was tasty, crispy and mouth watering. Food - 5/5...More

Thank eyecandyl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful place and honest staff I forget my AirPods and still after 3 days they kept it for me.. the beer prices are amazing and Shisha is unforgettable not only that they call you a cap if you need one .

Thank Khalid A
Palatiumcafe, Owner at Palatium Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Khalid Thanks for your kind recommend.Your advice is very important for us but I think you made a mistake for ratings. Best Regards Ertugrul Basdogan

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for lunch and enjoyed relaxing in the sun. Friendly service and fresh food at a reasonable price. What’s very cool is that part of their profits go to excavating the underground ‘city’ that has been discovered below. Ask to check it out.

Reviewed May 11, 2018

We had one of our better meals in Istanbul at Palatium Cafe & Restaurant. Even the two vegetarians in our group enjoyed their dinner, after having to deal with a number of sub-standard veggie dishes at other restaurants in Istanbul. The service did slow down...More

Thank taz2506
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

The kebab was fantastic. Bread tasty. Ice cold beer served in frosted mug...nice. Restaurant is located over part of a Byzantine palace that you can check out.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Good place with bean bag like chairs which you can chill on, great drinks, sheesha, good pide. The thing that stands out is the under the restaurant they found a whole palace from Byzantine era they have a way to go there and check it...More

Thank PoojaS_11
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Definitely would love to come again we enjoyed Turkish food with best coffe in town😊 Hookah was delicious too 🤩

Thank Hania Z
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Positioned right between Hagia Sophia and Sultanahmet, the location couldn't be better. We stayed for 5 nights and the room had a roof terrace so you had great views of both as well as the sea. Palatium had great food, a very chilled atmosphere and...More

Thank andreshortell
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited this place several times on a recent Istanbul city break. It is conveniently located just back from the Blue Mosque and the other key sites. We had just drinks here and also a meal on our visits. The lager we had was reasonably...More

Thank SheffieldRat
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Four of us called in here for a beer yesterday afternoon, we sat in the court yard in the sunshine. The beer was cold & it was bottled Efes. We also tried the pide which was lovely. Due to our lunchtime experience we came back...More

Thank RoxyRowland1
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Kutlugun Sok. No: 33 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighborhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 543 844 54 13
  • E-mail
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