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Food and Drink in Istanbul

Discover Istanbul, home of gastronomy

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Gastronomy in Istanbul

Food and drink has important place in Istanbul culture, from gourmet restaurants and Bosphorus side cafes to charming coastal fish restaurants, traditional kebab houses, Ottoman and world cuisine, Istanbul is just like a food lover's paradise for all tastes and budgets. In Istanbul, you can find the most delicious meals and drinks prepared with secret recipes. Discover the different flavours of Istanbul.

Top 10 Confectionery Shops in Istanbul

Top 10 Confectionery Shops

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Top 10 Confectionery Shops

Traditional pastries, innovative chocolates, Turkish delight, candies. Here you can find the historical, nostalgic and best confectionery shops in Istanbul.

Top 10 Confectionery Shops
Wine Tasting in Istanbul

Wine Tasting in Istanbul

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting in Istanbul

Istanbul is one of greatest wine cities of the world. The best wines of Turkey are found in Istanbul and this great variety comes from different parts of the country.

Wine Tasting in Istanbul
Top 7 Weekly Farmers Markets in Istanbul

Top 7 Weekly Farmers Markets

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Top 7 Weekly Farmers Markets

Istanbul's fresh food markets are also renowned, including its fish markets and colourful fruit and vegetable stalls.

Top 7 Weekly Farmers Markets
World Cuisine Restaurants in Istanbul

World Cuisine Restaurants

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World Cuisine Restaurants

Istanbul features first-class world cuisine in select premium restaurants specializing in French, Italian, Middle Eastern, Mexican, Far Eastern and other world cuisines.

World Cuisine Restaurants
Ottoman Cuisine Restaurants in Istanbul

Ottoman Cuisine Restaurants

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Ottoman Cuisine Restaurants

With the magical touch of many civilizations and cultures, Ottoman Cuisine offers to its visitors a very rich fusion. For an authentic dinner, we suggest you to head to these top restaurants of the Ottoman cuisine.

Ottoman Cuisine Restaurants

Istanbul for Gourmet travelers

Especially with its famous recipes inherited from the Ottoman Empire, Turkish Cuisine has an outstanding place among all other. Even though these dishes are associated with different parts of the country, the restaurants in Istanbul cope with all of them fairly well.