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Telli Odalar Sokak. No:5 | Kumkapi/Istanbul, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 212 516 4002
11:00 am - 1:30 am
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Huntingtown, Maryland
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18 reviews
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Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful the chef was excellent. Food came out exactly when needed. The choice of one of Turkeys drinks was presented with the right mixer. I had the shrimp and several other Turkish dishes. The restaurant had nice decor and tablecloths. It was a very nice restaurant and the prices where great

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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Our hotel arranged a free cab transfer to this fascinating upstairs fish restaurant you reach after negotiating narrow and crowded small streets. We ordered a grilled fish and a fish dish with vegetables that were just simply delicious. The catch was from the morning- no frozen stuff. The bonus was a delightful "gypsy" band, comprised of a local version of... More 

Thank globfin
2 reviews
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Good food, excellent staff and interesting live program. We was very happy to finding this place. Enjoy

Thank simeon k
Espoo, Finland
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3 reviews
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Very tasteful food and both quick and excellent service. It also had free shuttle service, which made it very easy to come.

Thank sari540
1 review
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

This was a very nice Experience ! Good sea bass and very good sarma ☺ I was staying at the hotel so I got free shuttle and I payed 90 lire for my drinks and food 👍🏾 top service! Few people in the week days but in weekends it full! You should try this if you are in the area... More 

Thank Tia N
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed December 9, 2016

We travelled to Istanbul after 2.5 weeks in SE Asia, where we had some of the best seafood, fresh fish, etc. that we've had in a while. We also ate at Gaggan, which was rated the #1 restaurant in all of Asia. The meal we had at Fener was better than it all. The fish was incredibly fresh and impeccably... More 

Thank vudores
1 review
Reviewed November 1, 2016 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

Thank Mohamad L
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
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 

Thank Adventurer1453
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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 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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

Thank Deephet R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$25 - $35
Barbecue, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Gluten Free Options
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
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
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
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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