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Ciya Sofrasi

Caferaga Mahallesi, Gunesli Bahce Sk. No: 43 | Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 216 330 31 90
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“kebab” (194 reviews)
“stews” (24 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Caferaga Mahallesi, Gunesli Bahce Sk. No: 43 | Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

And the food is extremely average. We have had a lot better food in the Turkish district of Dalston in London. Not sure what the fuss is about

Thank Kit B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food has pretty much the same taste as elsewhere, not bad, not excellent, higher prices, though still rather cheap if you are used to Belgian prices. Drinks are more expensive, not really bad, but just not worth the price. Service was okay I guess....More

Thank bruynail
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a treat to watch the pizza bread rising in the oven. Pizza dough with brushed yogurt. The pumpkin dessert was also a treat. Glazed pumpkin which is very sweet. There are so many delicious meze options.

Thank aleth2014
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Comparing with the other Gaziantep Restaurants in Istanbul , it was a delicious but not as much as in Gaziantep. Prices are reasonable, service is good.

Thank uincecik
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

While entering the restaurant, you’ll see salad buffet on right hand side (you got a plate and make your choice of cold starters/salads) served by the weight and you can choose some of the cooked main dishes on the left hand side. Or you can...More

Thank Onndrej
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Really nice place and lots of tables, so bigger group fit in this restaurant. Really good kebabs and also there is in the menu some exotic dishes ( meatballs with cherry sauce, pomegranate sauce with kebab). Also nice staff! Everytime when I go to Asian...More

Thank Rea T
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Turkish cuisine, in a typical setting: you can chose while entering the restaurant or have a choice from the menu with many different possibilities from kebab to pan-made meals which are very delicious. But we took pide and lahmacum (aka turkish pizza...) - delicious -...More

Thank maartenw2016
Reviewed 23 December 2017

They had all sorts of kebabs, but I had mixed (Karisik Kebab) one so, I could try all of each popular kebabs in the restaurant. Lamb was my least favorite, maybe it is just because of my taste (don't really like lamb). The chicken was...More

Thank Ertan K
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Just finished dinner there, sitting in a coffee shop 2 blocks away. This is a go-to place for Turkish food. The restaurant splits in 2 parts across the street. One side is the traditional home cooking style with all the choices, the other side is...More

Thank Hacksj
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

When your visiting Istanbul you must stop here for dinner. You can order all kind of different turkish dices. Order 1/2 portions so you can tast as much as you like. Save some space for the wallnut dessert. I will certainly come back next time...More

Thank Dennis v
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18 March 2018|
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Response from CPLongIsland | Reviewed this property |
No reservations; credit cards accepted.
8 December 2017|
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Response from Bill&Carl | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I haven't thought about that because I don't eat meat. Turkish food is awesome and has lots of options for vegetarians.
11 November 2016|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
You can choose from the food on display inside and point!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caferaga Mahallesi, Gunesli Bahce Sk. No: 43 | Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Kadıköy
  • Neighbourhood: Kadıköy
  • Phone Number: +90 216 330 31 90
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