We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Wagamama

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Sisli
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Buyukdere Cad. Kanyon Alisveris Merkezi No:185 K:Giris | Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
3530474
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

67 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 36: English reviews
Istanbul
Level Contributor
92 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Once a month I stop by for an early dinner, from my perspective it’s not a real Asian, it’s a fusion kitchen with Asian touch… The grills are overcooked (sometimes burned) and served with terrible sauce… But I have never disappointed with the soups, duck dumplings and chicken katsu curry… The waiters are very friendly, it is not pricey compare... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ahmet G
Guangzhou, China
Level Contributor
27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It' s in Kanyon Shopping Mall. You can find nice restaurants in Malls of Turkey especially Istanbul and it' s one of them. No need of reservation, you can easily find a table inside or outside (terrace)It' s a fast casual restaurant. Sometimes you can have trouble with the items you order from the menu, it can be cancelled or... More 

Helpful?
Thank Boncuk12
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
170 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Server was helpful and spoke some English. Food was terrible. Gyoza were hard, tasteless and not looking good. Squid was poorly seasoned. Careless cooks.

Helpful?
Thank GFK88
Istanbul, Turkey
Level Contributor
214 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The restaurant just outside the Kanyon mall in Istanbul is spacious and well laid out, just like in other main cities around the world. Service is quite good, even found a waiter that spoke some English. Given that they have English menus, its fairly easy for a foreigner to order. Food was 'modern' Japanese which we enjoyed very much. Overall,... More 

Helpful?
Thank bulgenes
Istanbul, Turkey
Level Contributor
227 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is the restaurant we go to if we would like a quick and delicious lunch or dinner before or after a film or a concert. We have eaten in both of its branches maybe 50-60 times and they have never disappointed us and never let us be late as the service is extremely efficient. The staff have an excellent... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nesligul D
Westerland, Germany
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

During last trip to Istanbul I was invited by my Turkish team to new renovated Wagamama site (Ihiamurkuyu shopping center, next to Ikea). Great idea because I am really great fan of this brand. 1. Good to see some well known things even in Asia nice position and good view. For smokers outside Terrasse. 2. Food quality okay, I took... More 

Helpful?
Thank tomU3796SY
Level Contributor
27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice location but loosing traction recently. We ordered chili ramen but the food came with normal metal spoon. First it is a wagamama classic to serve with wooden spoon. Secondly excuse was either all were dirty or broken while washing/by customers. A select taste of Asia, hard to find in Istanbul, should be more diligent and careful. Still a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Zafer S
Istanbul, Turkey
Level Contributor
31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Taste is okay, People arw good but the service should be much better than they are doing now, Moyashi Soba was good enoug,beef gyoza was also great, negitoro maki i also loved but my favorite was yakikori ;)

Helpful?
Thank Ferhat04
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

You have to take a look at the hearted dishes in the menu. Don't pass the sushi card. You can sit outside and enjoy the weather and the view. One of the most delicious asia food I had in my life.

Helpful?
Thank Sibel M
Dubai
Level Contributor
40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

I was here for a business visit so had dinner in Wagamama. The food was very good but the service left a lot to be desired. The staff took almost 10 minutes to help us with the seats and another 10 minutes to give the menu to us. Once the order was placed, they took another 15 minutes to bring... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rudragneya

Travellers who viewed Wagamama also viewed

Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul, Turkey
 
Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul, Turkey
 
Istanbul, Turkey
 

Been to Wagamama? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Wagamama details originally provided by Yellow.com.tr

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buyukdere Cad. Kanyon Alisveris Merkezi No:185 K:Giris | Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sisli
  • Neighbourhood: Sisli
  • Phone Number: 3530474

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Wagamama staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Sisli

Neighbourhood Profile
Sisli
For much of Istanbul’s history, Sisli and the area just north of Taksim Square were open countryside used mostly as hunting grounds. These days, Sisli and its chic streets are considered the very heart of contemporary Istanbuli life, where an epicenter of fashion and a thriving business district meet to create an expressly “downtown” feel. Though largely a residential neighborhood, luxury hotels, fine dining restaurants, and upscale shops abound with many of them situated inside or nearby Cevahir Istanbul, the biggest shopping mall in Europe and second biggest urban shopping mall in the world. Shopaholics and fashionistas travel from near and far to browse the area's mix of major global brand items and creations by popular Turkish designers.
Explore this neighbourhood