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Telli Odalar Sokak. No:5 | Kumkapi/Istanbul, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 212 516 4002
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11:00 am - 1:30 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the boss mr.mostafa very helpful i enjoy at this wonderful atmosphere Everything very good and the boss mr.mostafa very helpful i enjoy at this wonderful atmosphere

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Thank Mohamad L
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

This place become our favorite fish restaurant when ever we go to visit Istanbul, Once you had fish here you will not look for other fish restaurant,, The fish they serve is always fresh , just like came out from the water, green salads and meze"s are delicious and fruit plate was nice too, variety of Turkish tasty vines they... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Our hotel recommended us to this restaurant for seafood. There was pickup service from the hotel to the restaurant. For starters we had anchovies, dolmades and mussel salad. Our personal favourite was the anchovies which they pickled themselves. For entrées, we chose the grilled Sea Bream and a fish stew. When the Sea Bream arrived, it had complimentary fried anchovies... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

If the people wants to have fish they have to have it over fish restaurants in kumkapi where the only fish restaurants are so fener fish restaurant was my favorite

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Great p laces in kumkapı our hotel recommended here Service very kind and warm Ambiyance very good mustafa very nice friend thank you very much

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We went based on these reviews and were so disappointed. Maybe this is a place for lunch and not supper as that what it seems a lot of people had eaten here. It was an utterly horrific experience, overpriced and we were the only people there. We waited around 90 minutes for our food to arrive, which included 2 whole... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

I suppose if you're going to specialize in seafood, you'd better do it right and Fener delivered 100%. Not only were our fish dinners cooked to perfection (we had the sea bass and sea bream), but the service was excellent as well. A bottle of wine was a bit more than we expected to pay, especially in comparison to everything... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

We found the restaurant through reviews and it was the closest restaurant to the blue mosque and it was great. Food was fresh and the smell of the restaurant was lovely.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

Had dinner with this restaurant and ordered mussels and octopus for starters and both were excellent along with the complimentary bread., Main dish was filleted sea bass in a cream and tomato sauce and I would say, taste was unique & tasty but not really to rave about. Dessert of banana with honey and cream fraiche was okay. Local Turkish... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

we've been to this restaurant today after reading so many reviews here on TripAdvisor! it was a good choice, the food was delicious and the staff very nice and friendly! I have to say that i found thw the food a bit pricey, but as long as i can see, Istanbul ia very expensive! anyway, really worth a visit!

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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
$25 - $35
Cuisine
Barbecue, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Telli Odalar Sokak. No:5 | Kumkapi/Istanbul, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 212 516 4002
Description
kumkapi istanbuls historical peninsula is one of the most beautiful districts of the marmara sea coast traces the cennturies of the byzantine period he name of this neighborhood was Kontoskalion which means a small pier the name of the sand gate you go towards yedikule ahırkapı the marmara sea was the fifth of the city gates at that time district unloaded cargo ships loaded wiht sand as all sailors in the port area after a long journey point for recreation and entertainment kumkapi fisherman and taverns since the early days of history made famous since it was founded centuries ago to serve the same purpose .....

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