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Mozaik Cafe & Restaurant

#172 of 11,959 Restaurants in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Sultanahmet
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Divanyolu Ave. Incili Cavus St. No:1, Istanbul 34010, Turkey
+90 212 512 4177
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09:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was okay-to-good, but certainly not excellent and not traditional Turkish when compared to some of the other places that we have eaten at around Turkey. Service was okay and the ambience was, once again, okay. Overall... not bad, but nothing to leave a lasting impression.

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Thank theyogaman
Pleasanton, California
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218 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked by this place often as it was just a stone's throw from my hotel. I'm glad I stopped in. There are tables inside and out. I opted for outside so I could people watch as I ate. I had an appetizer of a deep fried, stuffed pastry. It was good. And a sautéed lamb dish. A glass of... More 

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Thank Daryl C
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The dinner was very good. The fish plate is something special. Good and friendly service. Excellent coffee.

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Thank Andriy M
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

This place was sooooo nice and the place was soooo amazing i love it the bill was exactly as expected (not he usual in turky) the food was good the had a fire place upstairs dont like to write reviews but this was worth it

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Thank Shothman
Munich, Germany
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We went there for dinner for an entire week in November and we were never disappointed. The food is excellent without any let-downs, copious and reasonably priced. They offer a large variety of Turkish dishes but also international cuisine that they do just as well. The service is a bit slow sometimes but you don´t really mind when you´re on... More 

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Thank makromuc
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We ate dinner at Mozaik Cafe during our stay in Istanbul and we are so glad we did! Situated right around the corner from our hotel, within eyesight of the Blue Mosque, this place has such a wonderful atmosphere, we didn't want to leave! It was a little chilly, but we are so glad we ate outside under one to... More 

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Brownhills, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Not bad but not good. Cheap cuts of meats at premium prices, slow service, but on the plus side top location, lovely heated terrace and good wine.

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Thank AstridandGary
capetown
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79 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had a stunning meal at this establishment. Very romantic set up. Prices not too expensive either. Good menu variety. Very attentive staff. One of the best meals I had in Istanbul.

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Thank Fatimai
Odessa, Ukraine
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

as i said food been very nice,i had pasta and very big plate,smile! big choise not just local cuisine,that i like a lot,sometimes local food are so fat for me and big choise dishes with vegetables too! but in same time in menu enougth local dishes and it really big menu! location on very cozy small street,very nice to seat... More 

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Thank victoriadobro
Pattaya, Thailand
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Had Pineapple Chicken. Chicken in yellow curry, pineapple, plums, figs, apricots, potatoes and more Absolutely delicious I highly recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 28
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Divanyolu Ave. Incili Cavus St. No:1, Istanbul 34010, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 512 4177
Description
"The Mozaik restaurant, with its three floors and a basement, is housed in a nicely renovated Ottoman house. As much as possible of the original was preserved, hence the rather small rooms with plenty of tables for two, wooden floors and creaking stairs. The perfect setting for a candlelit tête-à-tête dinner. The cuisine is mainly Turkish and international."

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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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