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Esmer Cafe

Istiklal Cad. No:76 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Istiklal Cad. No:76 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been few times with my daughter during our holiday. Good choices of food and drinks. Attentive and professional staff. So happy to discover this place.

Thank Ciortan21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out with a couple of mates after reading the tripadvisor reviews and can only say that Esmer kicks butt! Fantastic service, incredibly quick filling of orders, very tasty and reasonably priced food, and an extensive menu on the corner of the most happening strip...More

Thank RonPan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On my trip to istanbul I found this place very close to the hotel. I visited it twice and everything went ok. But on the third time, I entered the place and found an empty table for 4 persons and I was on my own...More

Thank ismail k
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our meal. Sahlep was amazing. The food was tasty. Restaurant very squashed. View from upstairs of the street is lovely.

Thank Razia K
Reviewed 7 January 2018

we had dinner here after spending the evening shopping. We had a short wait before we could be seated but it was worth it. We tried the tortellini, penne pasta and seafood pizza. All the food was absolutely delicious. One of the best places I've...More

Thank Nabilah19
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing food amazing place amazing stuff especially ali ... we enjoyed the food 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺highly recommended we all love it 😍

Thank Iman S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We ate 2 times in a week while we were in Istanbul. VERY delicious and fresh food, helpful and friendly staff, nice atmosphere and decor.

Thank christellefarhat
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Recently visited this lovely place for lunch and dinner in November. Would highly recommend you visit here to eat if you are in Taksim. The pasta dishes and the desserts are lovely. The chicken curry is also very nice! Staff are so friendly and its...More

Thank Gemz04
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

It’s my second time here . And I mean to come here after I tasted the amazing food in my first visit. Highly recommended

Thank mokhtar87
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We aye here 3 times in one week during our stay in Istanbul. We ordered some pasta's and got some French fries and funghi pizza. Everything was delicious! Dinner was also lso very quick served. Would definitely go back again!

Thank Anouck N
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Istiklal Cad. No:76 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: 2455656
  • E-mail
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