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Seasons Restaurant

#135 of 12,217 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Sultanahmet
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Tevkifhane Sokak | Tevkifhane Sokak 1, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
902124023150
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great. The view was fantastic. It is probably more for having drinks than dining or maybe more intended for adults. We a family of three has to sit around two small round tables (put next to each other). Yet, I definitely recommend a try if you are in the area.

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Pacific Grove, California
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

The Seasons Restaurant, situated in the historic district of Istanbul, offered an elegant, unexpected oasis garden restaurant, perfect for a refreshing, delicious respite luncheon during our intensive day of sightseeing. This lush, five star experience lies within the courtyard walls of the Four Seasons Sultanahmet Hotel, which unbelievably, is the site of a former prison. Wow; what a makeover!

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Sydney Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We stopped for lunch and very much enjoyed the ambiance, meal and service. The assorted mezze was a delicious assortment of some 8 different items. The eggplant pide was exceptional and the pizza delicious. The Turkish coffee is outstanding. Fabulous!

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Thank yns_10
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

breakfast is a must. the dinner was outstanding and very creative local flavors. You have to visit this place!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Stunning garden setting in a truly beautiful hotel. Excellent food in a country known for its food. The staff in this hotel really care. Try their gourmet pizza,yum.

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Nether Stowey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

The Seasons restaurant offers fantastic food with an unbeatable view over the Bosphorus. We had a sletion of traditional dishes with some Middle East also included, the food and service were excellent.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Had a late dinner here with my wife per the recommendation of a friend of mine from Istanbul (we're from the U.S. and were passing through on the way to South Africa). The meal was absolutely wonderful and I would highly recommend this place for authentic Turkish food. The service was top notch (the waiters / waitresses couldn't have been... More 

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Odessa, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

The restaurant located in the glass pavillion inside the Four Seasons Hotel Sultanahmet yard. Lovely midday and romantic at night time, it offers fine turkish and ottoman cusine. Ideal place to have a good kebab after bathing in Hurrem Sultan Hamam (few steps away from hotel). Enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Excellent service. Warm inviting setting with meal to match. Chef plate with pickled artichoke mushroom fried lamb amazing. Phyllo pastry with duck rich. Lamb buckwheat sausage cumin ravioli. Great indigenous wine and raki to finish. Great meal

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Bryan, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

My wife and I chose to have dinner at the Seasons Restaurant on our first night at the Four Seasons—Sultanahmet. The restaurant is located in the central courtyard of the hotel, and looks out on the beautifully sculpted gardens that make this hotel special. The meal we enjoyed was one of the very best in recent memory. The atmosphere and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, Turkish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Valet Parking
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tevkifhane Sokak | Tevkifhane Sokak 1, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighborhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: 902124023150
Description
Executive Chef Savaş Aydemir and his culinary team have crafted a menu that features local cuisine, including homemade pastas and bread and Chef Aydemir's signature boneless lamb shank cooked for eight hours. A special children's menu is also available.

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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