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Pierre Loti Cad. No.5 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 516 9256
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Treia, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2014

The mexican restaurant you can find several places in Istanbul, both in Besiktas but as far as I remember you also find one in Sultanameht.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2012

My friends & I were staying in the Pierre Loti & it was a shame we didn't "discover" this gem till our last night. We had popped in for a drink or 2 on our way home from a somewhat disastrous meal at the Sultan Pub the night before, but assumed from the name on the menu, El Torito, that... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2012

Good. After walking all morning, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Basilica Cistern and Topkapi Palace we decided to fuel up at Cara Restaurant. To our surprise when we sat down we had two options, El Torito (Mexican) or Cara (Turkish). We are Mexican and are not fans of El Torito in the States so much less will we have it in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2012

I suspect that many of the other reviews for the other listed El Torito are actually based on this branch in the heart of the Sultanahmet area of the old city. This place was just around the corner from our hotel and was right next door to the Pierre Loti hotel which has a rooftop restaurant. The restaurant has two... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pierre Loti Cad. No.5 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: +90 212 516 9256

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?