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Develi Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Turkish, Middle Eastern
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best kebab restaurants in Istanbul. No doubt no surprises at all. The service and the food quality as well as the timeliness of service and smiling faces around. Thanks to the great team 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻💯over 💯

Thank billurbillura
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traditional Turkish feel in a nice rooftop setting. Would not have found it if we have not been taken by hotel shuttle. Not really a tourist stronghold and the waiters not used to English, but still helpful. Immense, bewildering menu but at least you could...More

Thank Tunicle
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We spent our last night in Istanbul with my friends in Develi and we have to thank all staff who cared about us! Perfect food and perfect sevices! Dont leave Istanbul without visiting this place!

Thank monikamdkv
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

The Mazza they offer are fantastic with excellent quality and variety. Pistachio kabab is also tasty. Try it.

Thank ExpertTag
Reviewed September 24, 2018

invited by suppliers to dinner, excellent location in the well-kept garden, friendly and professional staff, really good all the appetizers, really many and all good, especially the ground raw meat and cream of auberginesthe strong dish, of course, the kebeb that I finally tried: nothing...More

Thank prematt2016
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

You have to be hungry to come to this restaurant because they have such great variety of mezze and a large kebab platter with different spices that could feed us for days! Great views of the Bosphorus from their rooftop terrace and fast service. There’s...More

Thank hfriday
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoy it and the food was fantastic!!! I Fully recommend the place , prompt service and good prices

Thank dianamQ1073JW
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

amazing! the service team guided us on cold & hot meze and then the most amazing mixed kebab platter added as a favourite

Thank Hewlster
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Our first time in turkey. The woman sat next to us recommend this restaurant as a must to try. So glad she did. What a great way to experience Turkish cuisine. As I've seen in other reviews they do just bring out a mix of...More

Thank cw8801
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Was there for lunch/dinner later the day so we had the hole restaurant for us with the best view. This area and place is a kind of local people secret spot with a great view, good kebab and to be improved service (but tey are...More

Thank DomiTorreto
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