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One of the best tours I've ever talem

My partner and I had one of the best walking tours ever with Erkan who was so knowledgeable, easy... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
Porto, Portugal
Food tour

Superb tour, we got to explore the amazing foods of the region, and huge insights into the history... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2016
Brendan O
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23 May 2016
“One of the best tours I've ever talem”
5 Mar 2016
“Food tour ”
Imagine instead of following the crowds of tourists to the overpriced shops and bland restaurants, you could walk the back streets once traveled by the aristocrats of the Ottoman Empire with a local guide and sample the best local cuisine, eat in...more
Ahmediye mah. Buyuk Selim Pasa sok. no:10/5 | Uskudar, Istanbul 34000, Turkey
Grand Bazaar
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

My partner and I had one of the best walking tours ever with Erkan who was so knowledgeable, easy going and fun to be with. The food tour was a really different experience which was custom made for our food tastes and wishes. We enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Superb tour, we got to explore the amazing foods of the region, and huge insights into the history and culture of the region. We really loved trying all the tastes both foods we knew of and some we didn't... The descriptions and background that was...More

Thank Brendan O
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

We went to Istanbul to explore the history and it's culture. We were looking for a tour when our concierge at the hotel recommended trying a tour called Istanbul street feast. Our guide took us to some of the best local restaurants,. It took the...More

Thank Paul S
Özgül C, Sahibi at Istanbul Street Feast, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

Hi Paul, Thank you very much for your kind comments. It was great time with you here at the backstreets eating all these great food with great people like you. I cant wait to see you again eating together in new and exciting places. You...More

Reviewed 16 December 2015

Erkan is very friendly and speaks fluently english.He knows everything about the Turkish food and the Turkish history.I and my sister spent wonderful 6 hours with him in November.He brought us to interesting local restaurants and local marketplaces. He told us lively stories about the...More

Thank marjaoliviavirtanen
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

it was amazing experience for us. Erkan is the best guide that we saw so far.He is going to do everything to make you happy:)ı m wishing we will meet again thanks erkan for everything:)

Thank SerdarKahraman
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Our Turkish guide turned us on to the Istanbul Street Feast. This was one our best eating experiences in Turkey. We finally found authentic Turkish food! And, in a fun atmosphere. This is a great way to get away from the tourist restaurants and experience...More

Thank arrpea
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Erkan was an absolutely amazing tour guide I could not have possibly asked for more. He masterfully interspersed the rich history, amazing food and culture, and current geopolitical climate of Turkey. I could not recommend him more highly. From the outset he made our group...More

2  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Our time with Erkan was wonderful -- the best day of our trip! He is incredibly knowledgeable and explains things very clearly. We asked questions at each stop (and in between) and Erkan did a great job answering everything we asked. He's smart, has a...More

2  Thank Janet D
Özgül C, Yönetici at Istanbul Street Feast, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2015

It was great to guide you around and great pleasure to meet such a nice person like you. Thank you very much for your great review. We do appreciate your great feelings about us Thank you very much Janet. We will be looking forward to...More

Reviewed 23 September 2015

I know Erkan for many years and he is a very passionate, informative and knowledgable tour guide. now in Istanbul, he is bringing a totally new aspect to the food tours and you will enjoy his assistance like many of our clients did. You are...More

1  Thank TurkeyTourOrganizer
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

My friend and I had a wonderful day with Erkan. We went around the backstreets around the spice market, then to the area around the Woman's Market, then to go on to the area around Beyoglu. We had a wonderful day tasting food we would...More

2  Thank Vivian K
Özgül C, Yönetici at Istanbul Street Feast, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2015

Hi Vivian We are so glad to hear you liked the tour. Thank you very much for your great feelings about us. We will be looking forward to seein you in our tours again Cheers

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Grand Bazaar
Tourists, hawkers, and locals come together at the
Grand Bazaar to comb its labyrinthine passageways in
search of a bargain – be it a pair of brand name
jeans, a handcrafted silk rug, or a perfectly brewed
cup of tea. Outside the vast bazaar, worn, narrow
streets wind their way down from its lofty perch to
the southern shore of the Golden Horn, where the
evocatively aromatic Spice Bazaar beckons alongside
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