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The House Cafe Ortakoy

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Turkish, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a pretty horrible time with pathetic service and racism . If they only want Turkish people to visit them , then I suggest all foreigners and tourists shud keep away from this godforsaken restaurant .

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank priyankasaraff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The House Cafe is situated in Ortakoy close to the Bosphorus Bridge with a choice of outdoor and indoor seating. We chose to eat outside where we were looked after brilliantly by our waiter Ayhan [who told us his name meant King of the Moon!]....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed March 20, 2019

If you would like to enjoy a nice lunch in a beautiful surrounding in the heart of the city called Ortakoy in Istanbul, this is the place. The food is good, the terrace along the Bosphorus to die for, the service is attentive and it...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank ykunze
Reviewed March 18, 2019

We went to this café for lunch after we visited Ortakoy Mosque. The interior was very nice and relaxing. We were lucky that we go the table outdoor and closed to the water. The staffs were friendly but, the reception staff was a bit difficult...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kritika_moddy
Reviewed February 3, 2019

The location of this house cafe Ortakoy is great... you can view a beautiful sun set on a good cloudless day.. we had salad there and a steak...the salad was average with little dressing and the steak was poor...a bit hard and not to our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 381ranat
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Cafe by the sea, really nice atmosphere, had breakfast there, average food (menemen not ok, breakfast mini platter so so), terrible service

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alradhie
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

Was here for dinner one evening. Food was lovely and the service was nice and friendly. I especially loved my mini burgers. The atmosphere is fantastic.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leylahni
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

Friendly waiters, modern tasty food and a lovely view to the pink bridge of Bosforus! The interior design is also friendly and good taste.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 842simonai
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant location with a view of the Bosphorus. Colonial feel with two great bars in an enchanting part of Istanbul

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lallinorman
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Food and service at the house cafe was nothing short of pathetic. There was a dead fly in our warm goat cheese salad. Staff is arrogant and unfriendly. Bad experience and wrong choice of restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2018
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They do not serve sisha.
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