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Review of Faros Restaurant Old City

Faros Restaurant Old City
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Ranked #86 of 13,378 Restaurants in Istanbul
Price range: $5 - $27
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Good for: Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Neighborhood: Sultanahmet
Description: A Unique Feast In the PeninsulaStarting the day with open buffet breakfast, the Faros Restaurant menu offer ıts customers a wide variety of choices. From garlic mushroom to prawn casserole, pizza to salmon tagliatelle, cokertme ( sirloin veal kebab stuffed with yogurt and and potatoes) to crepe.Exclusively, with our freshly made cocktails, you can converse in the garden while inhaling the historical peninsula’s mystical air.Sharing Your EnthusiasmFaros Restaurant is also a meeting point for sports enthusiasts. Current matches are shown on full HD vide screen LCD televisions. Friendly and experienced staff are at your service in order for you to have a pleasant time and to share your enthusiasm while delivering great hospitality
Nevsehir, Turkey
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Delicious”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

Very delicious food,great location,good service and wide variety of food.but definitely not a low budget restaurant compared to the area.give a try :)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
“A tasty break in SultanAhmat district”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2012

Delicious Turkish food cooked lightly and apealing visual presentation. Very friendly service. Few tables outside, menusnin several languages.

Visited December 2012
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Faros Restaurant, Sultanehmet”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2012

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of food, service and atmosphere of Faros Restaurant, because, from the outside, it appeared just one among many similar eating houses. We ate inside on rather a bleak wintry evening and loved the atmosphere. We could watch the trams pass by and see the bright colours of the Christmas decorations in the street. My friend enjoyed grilled chicken and I had a fresh salad. One of the other tables was served a flambeed dish for two from individual cooking pots and the rest of us were all quite intrigued as to what it was. Polite waiter service.

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Lahore, Pakistan
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“My favourite restruant in Istanbul”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2012

After trying multiple kebap places, I had written off turkish cuisine as bland for sure. Was looking for Fuego restruant for lunch when stumbled upon this restruant. Tried the cookertime which is beef dish made with yogurt. It was to die for. Superb. Ended up going back for dinner there too and had the dush called mehmudiya or mehmutiya (rice with honey, nuts and apricots). SUPERB!!! The place is cozy, clean and with excellent staff.

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Munich, Germany
1 review
“one of the favorite place during my trip”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2012

i went to have just for a drink to this lovely restaurant in the day, i liked the service and location a lot and dicaded to go back to have dinner in the evening with my wife and it was even better. the atmospher of the street is beautiful, good food, good service, and very friendly staff but i would like to thank to servet especially because of his good recommends and polite way of talking. i would absolutely come back and try it ıf ı cme back to istanbul

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