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KaymakcI Pando - CLOSED

Koyici MeydanI Sk,Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 258 26 16
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Apr 4, 2015
“Kaymakçı Pando is closed!”
Dec 23, 2014
“So typical and local”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Koyici MeydanI Sk,Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed April 4, 2015

Well, the centennial Kaymakçı Pando doesn't exists anymore! That historic and small breakfast shop was closed in October 2014 due to the new construction of the building where he was housed. The owners, old couple, coudn't resist anymore to the urban development, the property owner...More

7  Thank Burak S
Reviewed December 23, 2014

i came here for breakfast because I heard about this amazing place. Really small, but definitely the typical experience that cannot be missed. Not so many places to sit, and a little bit rustic, they don't speak English, but there is absolutely no problem. They...More

1  Thank MA P
Reviewed September 11, 2014

I'm surprised at some of the negative reviews. Tamp down your expectation of going to a real restaurant and instead put yourself in the mindset that this is an old place that serves great Turkish breakfast. We went there just to taste the clotted milk...More

Thank LeeRoth2014
Reviewed August 11, 2014

Pando is some sort of landmark in Besiktas and in the expat comunity, it has been there for ages and now is facing eviction because of building renovation so we went on to try it... The place is extremely small and it has a handful...More

2  Thank FOL501
Reviewed July 20, 2014

Me and my friend went there on a Sunday morning, exactly at 9 am. Besiktas was almost deserted, since it was during the Ramadan as well, there were really only a few tables full and the streets were all literally empty. We ordered the breakfast...More

3  Thank dlsn n
Reviewed July 2, 2014

No wonder foodies rave about this place - the food is delicious! We ordered two portions of eggs with sausage and two of kaymak (clotted cream) with honey, along with a generous plate of tomato and cucumber slices, olives and two kinds of cheese, as...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed May 3, 2014

The food was really good, it was simple but all of good quality. I especially liked the cream with honey, but also the eggs were really tasty. I didn't need any lunch for the whole day. I think they let us pay the foreigners price,...More

Thank CarolineTimo
Reviewed April 4, 2014

The cream was so good, but the price and system were difficult to understand. I went there with 2 companions and ordered 2 portion breakfast sets to share. Soon we received three glasses of tea and a basket of bread. After a while a pan...More

Thank y-tripper
Reviewed April 4, 2014

I had discovered this small but warm and small place through newspaper and visited with my son.Menu was simple that is natural cream&honey, Turkish cheese , hot milk or tea, scrambled egg. Since then I had visited many times. On weekends difficult to find a...More

Thank serdar1957
Reviewed March 19, 2014

Just 5 years ago a plate of kaymak, tea and milk were 4TL total. Today, my wife and I decided to try the place and ordered two plates of kaymak (not more than 50 grams of kaymak per plate), two fried eggs, two glasses of...More

2  Thank akj31
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parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather
wealthy neighborhood and discover a rich mix of
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  • Address: Koyici MeydanI Sk,Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighborhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 258 26 16
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