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Adem Baba

) #325 of 11,622 Restaurants in Istanbul $$ - $$$ Seafood, Turkish
Beyazgul Cad. No: 2 | Arnavutkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 263 2933
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“cornbread” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
Seafood, Turkish
$$ - $$$
Beyazgul Cad. No: 2 | Arnavutkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed May 14, 2017

A simple restaurant that has to be visited by fish lovers.Excellent salads, delicious fresh little fish that "name" restaurants do not prefer to serve are offered with a fast and friendly service. Located on the main street in Arnavutkoy along the Bosphorus, it can be...More

Thank Swimmer2554
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Night out great spot for a good seafood meal - however no alcohol will be served here - no worries plenty of pubs in the main road

Thank Nelsondegouveia
Reviewed April 22, 2017

The food is so fresh here. Service is not really good. The funny thing that I discovered when reviewing my bill was that it includes an item at the bottom just before the "total" called (indirim -4%), and when calculating the total I found that...More

1  Thank jirsheid
Reviewed December 21, 2016

A trip to Istanbul would be incomplete without a visit to Adem Baba, the best fish restaurant on the European side of the Bosphorus. Tucked away from the main drag, it may be tricky to find, but once you go there once, you will remember...More

Thank Haruspex17
Reviewed November 20, 2016

I've been eating at Adem Baba for more than 15 years. The seasonal fish served is always fresh and well prepared (grilled or fried). The fried Squid (Calirami) appetizer is the best I've eaten anywhere and should not be missed. In addition, if you appreciate...More

Thank wmjed
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Temple of fried fish. Punto. No mezes, no alchool and very limited desserts. Whatever they had was great: bonito, fried mussels, sardines, anchovies The bill $ 15 x person

Thank Corrado_foodpasha
Reviewed August 10, 2016

I'm going to this restaurant for the past 7 years. It is probably the best fish you can find in the neighborhood but you can't pair it with the wine as the restaurant serves no alcohol. Go with the recommendation of the waiters and ask...More

1  Thank milenadj
Reviewed April 20, 2016

all the fish this restaurant serve is freshly caught and cooked! they also have an awesome salad, corn-bread and squids! the only small down side is that this restaurant does not serve alcohol.

Thank Eren O
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

We go every week as a family, with our 12 yr old daughter. I have been going to adem baba for almost 15 yrs. unbelievable, everytime we are there, it is the same excellent taste. Always fresh ingredients... Be aware it is local place. No...More

Thank tugberkbb
Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

If you want to eat fish at the Bosphorus go Arnavutkoy. No alcohol available, but unbelievable servis speed make you happy. Fish soup, squid delicious . 2 persons cost together with salad around 35€. I recommend for only fresh sea foods. There is no reservation...More

Thank Serdar U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $70
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beyazgul Cad. No: 2 | Arnavutkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighborhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 263 2933
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