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Address: Beyoglu Caddesi, Istanbul, Turkey
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Fish and other edibles are what you'll find at this seafood market next to...

Fish and other edibles are what you'll find at this seafood market next to the Cicek Pasaji.

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Istanbul Food Walking Tour of Kadikoy with Breakfast
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Delicious fish

There is balik pazari in Isteklal cadasi near galate seray University. There many kinds of fishes you can select and order it to eat there with local and traditional drink and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 December 2016
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Tehran, Iran
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Tehran, Iran
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

There is balik pazari in Isteklal cadasi near galate seray University. There many kinds of fishes you can select and order it to eat there with local and traditional drink and Meze.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Great place to enjoy awesome Turkish street food, cafes and shopping. Prepare to walk a lot. I like to stop every few hours for a small bite and a cold beer. Found some fresh seafood there as well. Enjoy!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Researched and had read about this place so went looking for it. Easiky found off Isteklal St. Was a great place to try the sea food dishes, find a place doing it fresh and you can choose ,check the price in advance and there you go. Tried a few diff places there. Also the passages off it have many bars... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

Located on Istiklal street, a place that everyone should visit during their stay in the city. Small restaurants for fish lovers, souvenir shops, spice shops and many more! You can not resist the smell of the fresh fish. Also try the delicious Turkish raki

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

If you are a fish lover you have to walk in this small cokak, with the mussels and the fish waiting for you to taste them.I found roe dried and smoked, in wax,bought it very cheap, it was delicious! there are restaurants,fish market,souvenirs, spices, all together mixed in this lovely little pedestrian street,in the heart of beyoglou.

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istanbul
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

If you are touring on İstiklal Caddesi and Beyoğlu area,then you are definitely going to see this old Bazaar on yr way.Lots of fresh fruit and vegetable sellers,fish markets.small gift stores and some cafes and nice restaurants with live music,specially dinner time.Very nice ambiance to check,recommended very much.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

The fish restaurants with their unique fishy smell are packed at night. Interspersed with spice and nut shops selling locum and apple tea (Elma). Lamps, souvenirs, ceramics and jewellery. A mosh mash of Retail Therapy in a fish market!! Fried mussels with garlic sauce is a must. Beware of restaurant touts who promise the best fresh fish coming from The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

While going through famous Istiklal Street from Taksim to Beyoğlu,you will see this small street on yr right hand side before coming to Galatasaray. Very good small Bazaar with lots of cafes and restautants to eat and shops and stores to buy some little souveniersVery good option to go into this small and narrow road to see the interesting life... More 

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Ankara, Turkey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

A bit pricey stuff around. Good cafes and restaurants, unfortunately, hard to find. Crowded all the time. Mercan restaurant is no good anymore.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

This short bazaar street offers a wonderful selection of fish and eateries! You can feast your eyes and stomach quickly and for a nice price. Some are pushy, but just follow the locals for a good meal.

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