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Sans Restaurant

Haci Adil Cad. Palmiye Sok. No:1 Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
+90 212 280 38 38
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lemon risotto” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (2 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Haci Adil Cad. Palmiye Sok. No:1 Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

I love every single detail about this restaurant, atmosphere the vibes the trees and this restaurant has it own garden so your salad is fresh %100. i just love it worth every Lira every Euro , the food quality is so delicious. music wines beautiful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
6  Thank ImBader
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Dined here twice for lunch. Manager, Sait Can, greeted us both times and attended to us as he spoke good English. Menu was also in English. Food was beautifully prepared and presented. Highlights were fried artichokes in olive oil, grilled asparagus in cream sauce, stuffed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amm1055
NisoAdato, Sahibi at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Dear Guest, It gives us a great pleasure and satisfaction to hear that you enjoyed the food and the service at Sans. Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community. Look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Warmest regards,

Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

This very tastefully decorated Turkish restaurant has a menu based in modern and creative variations of classic Turkish dishes. Quite tasty although a bit over elaborated at times. I enjoyed the octopus and the chicken as well as some of the Mezze. To be completely...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rickyspa1
Reviewed December 25, 2017

The last time I have been to this restaurant was almost two decades ago, maybe a little less. I remember it as a high scale, exquisite business restaurant. But despite these very positive impressions, I did not have the chance to visit it for years...More

Date of visit: December 2017
5  Thank TubaKoseogluOkcu
NisoAdato, Owner at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Dear Tuba, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about Sans Restaurant. It is delightful to hear that you have been to Sans 20 years ago. However it is very disappointing that you can discredit an established restaurant just because your check...More

Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

This is a no frills restaurant with good service and a broad selection of dishes. The octopus starter was tasty. Slow cooked meat mains a safe bet.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank pojke-fredi
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Amazing slow-cooke lambneck and the appetizers were made with great precision and flavour. Wines exquisite. A real must.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Keramslon
NisoAdato, Yönetici at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Dear Guest, Belated thanks for your kind review, much appreciated. Look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Warmest regards

Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Forget Nusrat. Goto this beautiful villa and enjoy a beautiful meal cooked to perfection and served by passionate staff.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Fadhil A
NisoAdato, Yönetici at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Dear Fadhil, It gives us a great pleasure and satisfaction to hear that you enjoyed the food and the service at Sans. Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community. Look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Warmest regards

Reviewed September 11, 2017

Had dinner here our lastnight in town ... nice location, away from the old downtown. Food was good as was the service .. wasn't our favourite meal in town, but overall very good.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank d1289
NisoAdato, Yönetici at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Dear guest, We are appreciated to hear your good comments about Şans Restaurant. Look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Warmest regards

Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

One of Istanbul's finest restaurants! I was ordered the Slow cooked beef rib, with lemon risotto. Just a wonderfully tender, flavorful piece of meet that was perfectly complimented by the lemon risotto. My friend also ordered a lovely white wine. The Isa Bey, Sauvignon Blanc...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank LondonYank26
NisoAdato, Yönetici at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Dear guest, This is a huge honor to hear you these good comments about us. We are waiting you again to taste our different plates and wines. Warmest regards

Reviewed July 19, 2017

I liked food there. They have own and interesting style to decorate their plaits. The staff is nice and friendly.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Aysun A
NisoAdato, Yönetici at Sans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for your good comments about Şans Restaurant. Look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Warmest regards

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Garrett B
September 14, 2018|
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Response from NisoAdato | Property representative |
Dear Garret, Average check per person at Sans Restaurant is around 180 TL, which is approximately $30.- including VAT at the moment Kind regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $60
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haci Adil Cad. Palmiye Sok. No:1 Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighborhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 280 38 38
  • E-mail
Description
Sans is a mediterranean fine dining restaurant situated in a beautiful villa in Istanbul. Sans has a main dining hall which seats 80 guests comfortably and has at its disposal a green garden which is open during spring and summer. In addition, a private room on the second floor is also available for private parties. Executive Chef Ali Sarigul and Maitre d' Sait Can, who has been with the restaurant since its establisment on 1992, are the key personel behind the success of Sans. The dynamic menu changes every two months integrating seasonal flavors. Nevertheless, Sans specials like Pazi Dolma (stuffed swiss chard), and Ispanak Koku (spinach roots) are year long favorites. Try the risotto and let us know if you have eaten any better in Istanbul. 'Fish Soup', 'Pan Seared Blue Fin Tuna' and 'Slow Cooked Beef Rib' are some of the highlights of the menu. Visitors of Istanbul should ask for Chef's 'Turkish Cuisine Tasting Menu' to experience some of many unique flavors of Turkish kitchen. Sans has an extensive wine list. Sans's wine list has been awarded by the Wine Spectator in 2012 - 2017. Sans Restaurant is a member of Chaine des Rotisseurs, worlds oldest gourmet organization.
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