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Set Balik Lokantasi

Haydar Aliyev Cd. No: 18 | Tarabya, Istanbul 34467, Turkey
+90 212 262 04 11
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (37 reviews)
“fish balls” (2 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Turkish, Halal
$$ - $$$
Haydar Aliyev Cd. No: 18 | Tarabya, Istanbul 34467, Turkey
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Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

I was invited to this popular fish restaurant by my brother who took the waiter’s advice, whom he knows, and it turned out to be a feast! We had fish kokorech, fish ball, sweet n sour fish, fish on skewers... in sauce and so on...in...More

1  Thank Dina P
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Set Balik is a fish restaurant that is on the Bosphorus, but away from the water side (most bosphorus restaurants are directly on the water). They have good mezes, ok fish and not too high prices. But the atmosphere is extremely loud, crowded and unpleasant....More

1  Thank KenyaTraveller70
Reviewed September 19, 2017

I don't know if any other country has more wait staff at restaurants than Turkey. In this restaurant, we had to many wait staff, one brings water, other brings bread, drinks and food has been brought by other people then some more people to take...More

Thank FreeJohnny
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Went there with a couple of friends and my kids. It is located on the Bosphorus, with tables almost touching the water. We mostly had mezes, all with a touch of fish. Everything was so delicious, I promised myself to go there again. I don't...More

Thank Mordo B
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

I visited Set Balik several times. The quality of the service is standard and you get what you expect all the time. I like that they try different dishes with the fish

Thank Kuntay K
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

Great choice of fish served in Turkish marinade and great choice of sauces. Simply perfect with a great offer and kind waiters. Parking valet service and small note: is better to make a reservation if you want to have a closer sight at the sea.

Thank Bya73
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

casual atmosphere though if you get a window table you would have an excellent view of the third bridge the food is always fresh and prepared daily. Fast friendly service cold seafood meze is on the table right away plenty to choose from and hot...More

1  Thank yenikoy34
Reviewed March 18, 2017

Thes best fish restaurant. We even did not order fish as we liked the starters and appetizers so much. They are so different and delicous. Perfect price, perfect service.

Thank Hakanotyildiz
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This is an overall nice, comfy, trustworthy restaurant with decent prices and a variety of cold and warm appetizers to choose from... the plates are generally small, barely full for 2 people but the prices are acceptable, especially compared to the general craziness of Istanbul...More

Thank michael C
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Set Balık is a well established fish restaurant in Istanbul. If you are into snacks, this is the place. They are really good in inventing new (and most of the time) delicious snacks. Most of the time I have been there, the variety and taste...More

Thank Osman S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haydar Aliyev Cd. No: 18 | Tarabya, Istanbul 34467, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 212 262 04 11
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