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Esmer Cafe

Istiklal Cad. No:76 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (25 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“mango” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Istiklal Cad. No:76 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 days ago

went twice within 4 days, first time the food was amazing delicious very tasty... we decided to eat there again because of the taste, but the second time wasn't as the first, and whats funny is that we ordered the same food as the first...More

Thank bader a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here was absolutely amazing especially if you looking for something spicy to eat! The service was great too! Would definitely recommend it.

1  Thank farah_sader
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really in love with place , best service and for the food oh its just delicious ❤️ highly recommended

1  Thank Loubna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought this place would have a lot of potential due to reviews and how busy it was. After waiting 10 minutes to enter (which is completely fine) when we were ready to order, the waiter came to our table with his phone in hand....More

Thank Siraj01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haroun is the best in restaurant , thank u mr.Haroun for the good service and i will come again inshallah

1  Thank Mohammed B
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing! The pasta and pizza were very tasty. Our Server, Harun, was kind, convenient & understanding, his service was very excellent. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone

1  Thank Loginaa
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Every time we visit Istanbul we pass by Esmer. The quality is always excellent and the service is courteous. Our waiter Erkan is polite and friendly. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Asquared2010
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This is my discover restaurant in my trip I really appreciate the food quality less the service but not bad also the decorations and is in the heart of Taksim

1  Thank Mohammed A
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We were walking along and decided to stop in. It is quaint and you just expect Turkish Food. But oh no. It has some of the best pasta we ever had. Cannot wait to go back!!!

1  Thank Hani and Rob H
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I like this restaurant, though it is small but offer very good food, in taste, quality, and quantity.

1  Thank Suhad S
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Istiklal Cad. No:76 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: 2455656
  • E-mail
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