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Ciya Sofrasi

Guneslibahce Sokak 43 | Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 216 330 31 90
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“kebab” (130 reviews)
“turkey” (109 reviews)
“stews” (42 reviews)
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8:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Guneslibahce Sokak 43 | Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is worth the trip to Kadikoy, you cannot miss it in Istanbul, in Turkey and in the World. Try once in your life and you’ll get surprised that there is still some food you haven’t tried yet. It is a place for those who...More

Thank silapipa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was ok, service was not attentive, was not a top 100 Istanbul meal. They were out of chicken, and the olive salad. Didn't finish my dinner. Wandered over to Basta street food afterwards and had another meal that was better, and healthier.

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always fresh, very well made and delicious. They serve 'homemade' turkish food - local dishes that one would find in a typical Turkish home (but a lot yummier in Ciya) The quality & variety of the food is great - especially for...More

Thank Anjanarb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ciya is one off. Home cook meals from south eastern part of Turkey. I was taken there with my cousin who lives in the area. Loved it. There were some dishes I have never tasted.Must visit and taste while in Istanbul.

Thank Nilgun O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a very simple concept and when executed well makes for a lovely meal. Ciya Sofrasi understands this and obliges. Upon entering this street side Cafe, your sense of smell is heightened and your eyes opened. A glass canopy covers a wide selection of fresh...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Local food which is simply delicious i went there by chance and i was lucky enough the next time i went specifically to kadikoy to go to çiya sofrası specially lahmacun and kebab,,çok lezzetli yemekler gerçekten 👌🏻😋

Thank sanoo90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is spectacualr, you can find original dishes from South Eastern part of Turkey and some recepies even an avarage Turk would'nt know. The starters as well as desserts are also excellent. Evertime I visit this place I really enjoy it. The only drawback...More

Thank Ahmet S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with a food tour and everything was amazing! You can even order food from the ciya kebab shops across the street. I went and pointed to the mezzes I wanted too! Still dreaming of the food from here one week later.

Thank monsternina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been in Istanbul numerous times, keep coming back, and eat Turkish food every time. At Ciya I tried very nice Turkish dishes I had never tried before, and they tasted wonderful. The interior is not very nice. Go there for the fantastic food....More

Thank RejseMorten
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Very good and delicious. If you want to try Turkish food on Asian part of Istanbul, here is best place.

Thank Mazx1976
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Questions & Answers
November 10, 2016|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
You can choose from the food on display inside and point!
February 16, 2015|
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Response from Meryem I | Reviewed this property |
You are disappointed at Çiya,İ am sorry about it.İ can understand You. İstanbul is a crowd city.every day a lot of people go to eat at Çiya. İ prefer to go there for lunch.,so I can find what I want.,but at night ? I am... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Guneslibahce Sokak 43 | Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 216 330 31 90
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