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Baran Ottoman Kitchen

Binbirdirek Mahallesi, Divanyolu Caddesi No: 9/A | Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 638 40 39
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
Jul 5, 2017
“Mixed Grill Excellent ”
May 5, 2017
“Decent food and portion sizes, but overpriced”
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Turkish, Halal
$$ - $$$
Binbirdirek Mahallesi, Divanyolu Caddesi No: 9/A | Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

To start with, sitting outside under the shade in the summer is something not many restaurants offer. I cannot comment on all the food, but what I can comment on was the mixed grill, we had it 3 times on our visit. Chicken was juicy...More

Thank Cian S
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Decent food but overpriced for the quality of the food. Some of the dishes ordered were watery and runny, the chicken was overcooked and dry. For two portions of meals, was charged 67L!! Either their pricing was wrong, or I was ripped off. I would...More

Thank Abdul D
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

İts wonderfull Restaurant Delicious Food friendly staff personel. Reasonable yummy. Center of Sultanahmet İstanbul

Thank Kartal K
Reviewed August 14, 2016

It was one of the restaurant I tried because the good looks in the vitrines, but really the high price I paid is not worthy even the half. You can find better just beside. Also, once you take a seat is like you are trapped....More

Thank Zied_Dahmani
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Pros: convenient location. Fairly low priced, everything is xtra other than bread. Flavorful(mostly) ready made food. Distinct flavors. Home-made feel. Waiters able know & communicate mostly in simple English. OK value for the quality & quantity. No frills Cons: Less freshness than food cooked on...More

Thank eatwithteeth
Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

It was our first day Istanbul, we had early dinner, we were impressed by the location, very close to the blue mosque, the location is nice , food wasn't that good, we didn't understand how prices were determined , based on portions or weight ,...More

Thank Shorouq A
Reviewed February 8, 2016

This is a restaurant in the historic district of Istanbul, very close to the Blue Mosque. The first night I was ever in Istanbul I saw this restaurant and said I wanted to eat there, it wasn't until my third visit to the city that...More

Thank AmericanHomestead
Reviewed December 21, 2015

Not bad, but not very delicious, high prices and fast service. Nice placein the historical centre of Istanbul

Thank IrenKa44
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

We were starving so went in for an early dinner about 5pm, were charged 11L per portion which seemed a lot. I had the cheese burek which were very dry yet chewy, and the cheese tasted mouldy. I love cheese so I'm not just being...More

Thank squidqueen
Reviewed May 26, 2015

My wife and I ate hear a couple of times. It runs on a hot buffet system where you just ask for what you want and they bring to your table. They also have the classic kebabs if you prefer. Good quality, hearty food for...More

Thank Steve B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Binbirdirek Mahallesi, Divanyolu Caddesi No: 9/A | Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighborhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 638 40 39
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