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Address: Munir Nurettin Selcuk Cad. No:38 D:1 | Kalamis, Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey
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+90 216 450 1393

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Nice ambiance

I am here during Ramadan. So I couldn't eat or drink. But they have a bow of everything. It looks very nice. I am sure it would be very nice with a pint of Efes.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 July 2014
Ankara, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Perfect service, the waiter spoke great English (which is not always easy to find in this area of Istanbul). I had calamari and tomato salad as a starter. Both were great, and I'm not even that much into tomatoes. On the main course I had a fish that I forgot the name, it came in medallions and it was just... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Didn't stay long enough to form an opinion...service was a bit slow, but wasn't bad. Great crowd though.. Perhaps a second, third or fourth visit will help me decide how to rate the place properly....so for now I'm still undecided!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2015

You can go but it is nothing special. But the location is quite nice because it is right at the Kalamis Marina. Very nice pub, clean restrooms, good service and my Hickory Burger was ok, as well as my draft Effes beer. But they can not mix longdrinks. They have to improve their skills for a GinTonic. That long drink... More 

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Ankara, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Located at a high-quality neighbourhood of Istanbul, the pub provides the customers with high-level quality of beverages and service, and with a considerably wide range of beverages. The food and the atmosphere are also worthy of appreciation.

Thank Barkin O
Ankara, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

I am here during Ramadan. So I couldn't eat or drink. But they have a bow of everything. It looks very nice. I am sure it would be very nice with a pint of Efes.

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