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Konyali Lokantasi Topkapi Palace

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Neighbourhood:
Sultanahmet
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TopkapI SarayI Muzesi Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 513 9696
Today
10:00 - 17:00
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 17:00
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1,010 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 382 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It's got sweeping views and is a good place to rest after seeing the palace, and I had no problems with the coffee, juice and desserts, and even the staff were quite friendly for a tourist place. However, it costs literally twice as much as most places in the tourist zone - turkish coffee is 14 lira plus 8% service.

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Thank mrdom
Fukaya, Japan
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799 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can enjoy everything in Istanbul here. Beautiful scenery, theview of the Bosporus strait, Topikapi Palace, and traditional Turkish cuisine. I spend a whole day in Topikapi Palace so I enjoyed both lunch and dessert. Noah's pudding;Turkish traditional pudding is highly recommended. The soup is delicious, too. The price is a bit expensive, but just think as this: It's worth... More 

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Thank ワンケディ
Texas
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88 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch on side of hill overlooking the sea. Food options are good. I enjoyed beef and chicken shawarma or doner kebab platter with sides, etc. Quite tasty.

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Thank EdAdventurer
Singapore, Singapore
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169 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Inside Topkapi Palace, near the 4th courtyard. You can see a signboard, and just walk down. It offers good view of the Bosphorus Strait. Good for having a coffee break, after all the walking. Be prepared to pay 5-7x more than outside though, for a cup of coffee. However, we have no complains, as we are in a palace, and... More 

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Thank Ho_Family2013
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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502 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This cafe in the grounds of the topkapi palace, has great views over the Bosporus. we had coffee, fruit and cake, which was all very good, I thought it was a bit on the pricey side compared to similar fayre we have had elsewhere in Istanbul, but I guess the location commands a premium

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Thank Andrew R
Switzerland
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162 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

During a private tour trough old town Istanbul we had lunch in this place. It's situated within the sultan palace complex and has a really fantastic view over Bosphorus. As we where there with our guide, which knew the people, we were treated super friendly. Food was great and so we really enjoyed the time between the walks.

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Thank Beat H
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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772 reviews
460 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Stopped in for a small bite to eat, coffee and some photo opportunities of the city. The views are amazing and a must see.

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Thank Kyle L
Khobar
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I found this coffee shop great but bit expensive as it is tourist poi and the only one. It's self services type of place and they have verity of options and delicious by the way.

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Thank Adel M
Redhill, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Empty at 11am on Friday in July, staff were very friendly and I didn't at all mind paying TL13 for my black coffee considering how spectacular the view is. You get what you pay for.

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Thank Jomb137
Doha, Qatar
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848 reviews
353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 296 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

A lot of walk to explore Topkapi Palace. We say many halls. At last we had 20 minutes to have a good view and relax. We spent it this restaurant having one scoop of ice cream. It costs TL 5 only.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Turkish, Mediterranean
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: TopkapI SarayI Muzesi Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 513 9696

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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