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Tarihi Eminonu Durumcusu

#365 of 11,829 Restaurants in Istanbul
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Hobyar Mahallesi, Buyuk Postane Caddesi, No:14/B | No:14/b Sirkeci, Istanbul 34112, Turkey
+90 212 511 0040
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Istanbul, Turkey
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are visiting Istanbul, you should definetly come here. It is very close to Sultanahmet and Grand Bazaar area.(It is located the opposite of Buyuk Postane Sirkeci) You'll definitely like what you choose from the menu. Adana Kebab (Hot Spicy) Urfa Kebab (without hot spicy) Diced Beef Shish and more. The price is very reasonable and the service is... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

If you are visiting the Eminonu area and looking for a local taste, Tarihi Eminonu Durumcusu is a good fast lunch option. Pistachio kebap durum and skewed liver durum are my favorites. Don't forget to drink Ayran with the food.

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Thank Umit C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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88 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here today (May 9) after our Grand Bazaar visit. Totally worth the long walk and search. So tasty and filling! Loved the Adana kebap. Beyti with garlic and Urfa (not spicy). Tip: located opposite the grand post

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Thank AnnaDXB_12
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Delicious Turkish food in the old city/ historic area. Very close to the Grand Bazaar. Try their Adana and Urfa durum and mezes.

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Thank Punto1
Davao City, Philippines
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2016

had dinner here with friends and colleagues from the Philippines, the Gulf & Indonesia... truly a memorable place for a simple dinner... we chose an outdoor seating because of our number and simply because the weather allowed us to have dinner al fresco... we had a full 360 degree view of what it feels like to dine with the locals...... More 

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Thank business travel... m
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2016

providing the turkish cuisine in a way to attract you more and more. prices are acceptable. recommend to friends

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Thank khalil J
Greece
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2016

We stopped in a rainy day at this place accidently and tried one one of these fish sandwiches. Very tasty and mostly locals as we ve noticed. First time a grilled fish sandwich and I can say it was very tasty. We tried this glass with the pickles in the red liquid too. The gyus are grilling in the boat... More 

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Thank Yiannis K
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175 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Nice corner spot, with indoor and outdoor seating. Was closed the first time we tried to go - so not sure about their hours. Food was excellent, service was excellent - it was cold and they gave us blankets and turned on the heater outside too. Decent prices as well. Easily reached as well.

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Thank Juliesomuchtravel
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a Hotel around the corner and came here several times. Friendly staff and tasty kebabs with delicious sides.

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Thank sebhee
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We had kebab rolls including the lovely Adana spicy kebab. Authentic and rich taste good for on the go or a quick sit in on the way to spice market or ayasofya

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $5
Cuisine
Turkish, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hobyar Mahallesi, Buyuk Postane Caddesi, No:14/B | No:14/b Sirkeci, Istanbul 34112, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Grand Bazaar
  • Neighborhood: Grand Bazaar
  • Phone Number: +90 212 511 0040

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Staying in Grand Bazaar

Neighborhood Profile
Grand Bazaar
Tourists, hawkers, and locals come together at the Grand Bazaar to comb its labyrinthine passageways in search of a bargain – be it a pair of brand name jeans, a handcrafted silk rug, or a perfectly brewed cup of tea. Outside the vast bazaar, worn, narrow streets wind their way down from its lofty perch to the southern shore of the Golden Horn, where the evocatively aromatic Spice Bazaar beckons alongside the elegant New Mosque (opened in 1665). Nearby, the famed Galata Bridge offers pedestrian access to urban delights across the river in Istanbul’s more residential and contemporary neighborhoods, while the must-see sights of Sultanahmet are but a leisurely stroll away.
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