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Develi Restaurant

Balik Pazari Gumusyuksuk Sokak 7, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 585 11 89
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (16 reviews)
“kebab” (38 reviews)
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
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Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
Balik Pazari Gumusyuksuk Sokak 7, Istanbul, Turkey
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Been here often during the years with local friends. Busy place with good atmosphere and the full range of everything you can expect of local delicious dishes,- their mezes being a full meal in itsself....

Thank Bjorn C
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Entered this restaurant on our first day in Istanbul. Waiter loaded our table with appertizers, when I asked him the cost, he seemed disinterested - food was average with little flavour. Small portions (for Istanbul), over priced and not hospitable at all. Much better local...More

Thank Traveldelightbb
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the hotel staff private car came and picked us up from our hotel dropped us off to the restaurant was surprised to find out the restaurant was used in a TV series’s I used to watch back in the days. Starters and main...More

Thank Orhan Y
Reviewed 9 December 2017

I went to their restaurant in Nisantasi (open 2 years ago). Beautiful designmatching well with the district. Excellent food and so many tasty options (hot/cold mezze) and main grilled food are endless. Try the Lahmacun, the grilled meats (young lamb "tuzu" is a must.

Thank LasLuces
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Everytime i visit istanbul develi is a MUST .. I recommend the mixed kebab or mixed grill ..gavurdagi salad and eggplant salad and their mouth watering kubba..this is defiantly one of istanbul's best restaurants

Thank Bana F
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Our hotel( sultanhan hotel) recomended this restaurant for us. We went for an early dinner there. We were seated on a table view a fascinating view of the sunset on the Marmara sea. The food was the really delicious. Large variety of food I ordered...More

Thank greatBeirut
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Nice Resturant with indoor and outdoor seating . It offers large verities of ethnic food . The food is tasty and the service was good but with high price.

Thank Maj S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I was picked up from my hotel and dropped back for free. The food was amazing, and the staff were so friendly and kind.

Thank mareer9
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very nice and it is located in a magnificent place. I was on the top floor and I had a beautiful view of marmara see. food was excellent and I had the possibility to have multiple dishes. All is fantastic in this...More

Thank Alessandro A
Reviewed 16 July 2017

West of the central tourist area of Sultanahmet, the neighborhood of Samatya is home to this long-time area restaurant. Develi has been serving southeast Anatolian cuisine to locals and expats since 1966. Nuts, bulgur, pomegranate molasses are imported from the region and use to craft...More

Thank iConcierge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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: Balik Pazari Gumusyuksuk Sokak 7, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 212 585 11 89
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