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Poseidon

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Cevdetpasa St. No 58 Kucuk, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 263 3823
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Istanbul
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

A lost three years ago I made a comment that this place has a great potential, but poor management. .. unfortunately Istanbul's one the best located sea food restaurant is closed since 2015. The rumour is that it will be taken one of the Ankara's most famous sea food restaurant will take over the place...

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Lisbon, Portugal
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159 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Take a taxi because parking is difficult. Great fish restaurant with good wines. Service is good. View is lovely if you stay in the terrace near sea. Pricy but great and deserves a visit.

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Munich, Germany
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

I was here for a business diner. Perfect service, food and place. Direct located at the Bosporus, watching the ships passing by having excellent food, especially fish. A place to visit again

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Beirut, Lebanon
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208 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2015

Nuce place on the bosphorus, great mezzes, a bit on the high price, but woth it,mgo for early dinner, u will enjoy tne nice sunset, and admire the Egyptian consulat building, amazing palace

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Orinda, California
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2015

See and be seen at Poseidon, so remember to dress sharply before you go! The views are gorgeous and peaceful, the service is 5 star and the seafood, fresh yogurt, even the breads are absolutely divine. Everything we had was incredible, definitely one of the best meals and fine dining experiences I have had around the world. Bebek is a... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2015

The very busy restaurant is facing and sitting on the Bosphorus. We enjoyed fresh fish and delicious local dishes such as eggplant mousse and grilled peppers and had for desert the Quince tart served with buffalo cream.

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1 Thank Brigitte E
London, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2015

In Istanbul theres many fish restaurants so theres a big choice,ifood is very good ,in my opinion this restaurant is way too expensive for what it is.

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Tirana, Albania
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2015

We were brought here by our good friends who have lived in Bebek all their lives and it was an great surprise. The food is excellent, from the choice of meze to the warm starters and the traditional blue fish of the Bosphorous. The view just made it all the better.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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115 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2015

Poseidon is best fish restaurant in Bebek area. There are amazing bosphorus landscape near by the sea. And for sure delicious sea food. My favourite sole fish. If you happen to pass by, you should try. This restaurant not cheap but not expensive. Actually how much you will pay depends entirely on what you eat. By the way you should... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2015

One of the best fish restaurants of Istanbul with very good service , sitting next to Bosphorus, delicious dishes and meze s ...but far too expensive even if we (2 person) shared one single fish

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cevdetpasa St. No 58 Kucuk, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighborhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 263 3823

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Besiktas

Neighborhood Profile
Besiktas
In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather wealthy neighborhood and discover a rich mix of opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s waterways are to its rich history, there's the frenetic Besiktas ferry terminal or the city’s most vibrant fish market to explore. For a timeout of metropolitan proportions, head to the bucolic Yildiz Park or the chic Bosphorus-side fishing village of Ortakoy. Attractions such as the grandiose Dolmabahce Palace and a bevy of other stately residences await admiration. To be sure, this large and not overly touristy swath of Istanbul yields plenty of pleasure for all.
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