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Tarihi Sar Restaurant

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Gedik Pasa Cad. No. 43, Istanbul, Turkey
516 8794
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Lyon, France
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

We went there for the dinner, and we had a bad moment. The food was good, but they always try to charge you as much as possible, they are not simpatic and you are never quiet having your dinner. They are typical dishonest people with turists, they charge things you didnt ask for.

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Thank Vincent P
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

This restaurant is very pleasant to eat in. There is quite a big choice of hot foods you can choose from, also many dishes can be ordered. The prices are very reasonable and the service obliging. Always when I'm in Istanbul I eat my dinner here.

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Thank Annerione
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

I feel compelled to write this review, not just because of the flagrant scams going on with charging for extras etc, but because there is a grill for spit roasting chicken and I watched them on two consecutive nights (2nd night I was in cafe across the street) and the place the cooked chicken on the bottom of the oven... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Sar restaurant 1957 nice places for local food good prices nice ambiance busy street warm and fruendly service not to turistic local restaurant

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The Black Hills, South Dakota
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68 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We have eaten here several times over the past 3 years. Our most recent visit will be our last. The waiter was most unhelpful and actually noncooperative. We ordered ayran (a drink) with our meal. He insisted that they didn't have it and wanted us to have coke instead. We finally gave up and accepted the cokes. Later we realized... More 

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Thank Pactola
Rouen, France
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

It's a restaurant with great food. The service seemed good and you feel that you're between the locals.

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Thank dlnunes
Singapore, Singapore
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

This was one of the few places we chanced upon for lunch and so hadn't read any reviews etc (thank god we didn't read the reviews). I quite liked the food and specially the red lentil soup. Their meat dishes were good too as was the pizza we ordered. The restaurants top floor overlooks the market which is a decent... More 

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Thank Travellers0009
Istanbul, Turkey
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Ate here during a recent business trip. The waiter on the serving line added items to my plate that I had not ordered. He implied that there was no cost, but that is not the case. I'll find another place to eat.

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Thank Cennet L
Khimki, Russia
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

Fish-good, kebab -soso. Unexpected charge for bread and service. Many better restaurants near. Fish pot, rice pudding, iskander kebab, 3 tea - 66 TL

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Thank reshsv
Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

me and my husband just tried the 2 lamp dishes, not juicy and the lamp kepap no lamp taste!!!! We didnt order any drinks, then a waiter gave us 2 bottles and siad its free, we said we didnt need this, because we have a lot, but he said its ok, just free to us... finally, the bill count the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Turkish, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gedik Pasa Cad. No. 43, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: 516 8794

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?