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Palato Cafe Restaurant

Akbiyik Cad. | No:40, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 212 458 58 79
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
1 Nov 2015
“Attractive restaurant with pleasant atmosphere and very good food and service.”
11 Mar 2015
“easily missed, but worth looking for”
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International, Turkish
$$ - $$$
Akbiyik Cad. | No:40, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

The Palato Cafe offered pleasant and solicitous service and good food. A couple of dishes were even excellent. The atmosphere was relaxed and pleasant.

Thank Hume V
Reviewed 11 March 2015

the café has a really nice chilled environment, the seating, the lighting, the environment can really recharge your batteries at the end of the day after a long day out.

Thank Ammar A
Reviewed 13 January 2015

In the past I visited this restaurant many times, and under the control of Balu it was always good, recently I went there 3 times, each the quality was going down, I asked for Balu and was told "he's not here today" for me the...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Brillient service brillient food and brillient atmosphere all i can say is brillient will deffinatly be going again xx

Thank Charlotte0507
Reviewed 18 November 2014

We ate in this restaurant several times because the food was good and Ozzy was very helpful and understanding about our need for gluten-free meals. Yes,it is on the tourist drag and there was often many customers eating here,which is a good sign when nearby...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 16 November 2014

The reason for my making a revision, is I make a mistake and gave the wrong name for the manager. I asked Trip adviser if their could correct my error, their answer was no, the only option they have is to remove any offensive entries,...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 22 October 2014

This restaurant is in a lively street in the old Sultanhamet area of the cuty, full of other restaurants and hotels, about 10 minutes' walk from the Blue Mosque. You can eat inside or out, where there are overhead heaters. It offers good Turkish food...More

Thank owlpen97
Reviewed 9 October 2014

A lovely place to stop for a great snack break, coffee, lunch or dinner with friendly staff and good food. Everyone will feel comfortable here and it's good value too.

Thank Di N
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We saw some excellent reviews, so decided to try it out. The food was 'fine' -- standard for the area. The service was so-so; waiters were not attentive and one was downright snobbish. With so many choices, we will not be back here.

1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 23 September 2014

People being dragged in on a promise of a great meal. None of us thought it was very good food or service once you were in their mission was complete.

Thank Anne H
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akbiyik Cad. | No:40, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 458 58 79
  • E-mail
The perfect size for either groups of friends or couples, the Palato Cafe Restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor seating for up to 66 people with waitress service for both bar and food. Palato Cafe Restaurant is a relaxed environment that appeals to families, evenings out and business clientele. All of our meats, produce, seafood, and dairy products are received several times weekly to ensure freshness. Perfection for Palato is simply a matter of course.
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