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Edebiyat Kiraathanesi

) #10 of 353 Dessert in Istanbul #246 of 12,107 Places to Eat in Istanbul ££ - £££ Turkish, Cafe, Halal
Divanyolu Caddesi 14, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 514 90 68
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (17 reviews)
“baklava” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Turkish, Cafe, Halal
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Divanyolu Caddesi 14, Istanbul, Turkey
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11 - 20 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 16 January 2016

Great traditional Turkish pastry, although some as Kazan Dibi and Tovug Gocu (or something like that) were too "heavy" for us. Great turkish tea, as well, and the place is nice enough - you won't get to visit many better in Istanbul.More

Thank ΒΑΣΙΛΕΙΟΣ Κ
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you for leaving such a constructive review your observations of your visit to the Hafiz Mustafa 1864. It is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. Hafız Mustafa has been producing its products...More

Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

You can take a sit here and eat some traditional desserts from Hafız Mustafa. Atmosphere is very well and moderate service quality. But atmosphere is worth to visit this place.More

Thank Alperen B
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you very much for your valuable review and recommendations on Tripadvisor. We are happy to know that you are satisfied with our products and to see your kind comment. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Every time we go to Istanbul we pay couple of visits to this place. They have a great choice of Turkish desserts and serve perfect tea and coffee. That is exactly what we usually needed after long walks around the old city. The personnel of...More

Thank Vadim B
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you for leaving such a constructive review your observations of your visit to the Hafiz Mustafa 1864. It is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to hear that your...More

Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We spotted this place for a few days but it wasn't until our last day that my wife said 'let's try it!' We wasn't disappointed. The sütlaç was lush and the chocolate cake went down a treat with a Turkish tea. Lovely setting and a...More

Thank TheDedes
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you very much for your valuable review and recommendations on Tripadvisor. We are happy to know that you are satisfied with our products and to see your kind comment. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

During my stay in Istanbul with the family, we used to visit this coffee shop everyday after dinner to have coffee and sweet. The service was excellent and the shop decorations is traditional.More

Thank Saleh A
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2015

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you for leaving such a constructive review your observations of your visit to the Hafiz Mustafa 1864. It is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to hear that your...More

Reviewed 28 October 2015

One of the best coffee and cake restaurants in Istanbul (that is what I was told by my tour guide), but I agree. I like the shopping window with the great variety of sweets. Very busy, but still comfortable. It took too long to get...More

Thank 23elina
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2015

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you for leaving such a constructive review your observations of your visit to the Hafiz Mustafa 1864. It is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to hear that your...More

Reviewed 6 October 2015

Century-old interior is very elegant, many types of dessert. If people like dessert, do not miss this restaurant, which is also a lot of locals inside, visible enough authentic desserts.More

Thank BellaRabbit
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2015

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest,  Thank you very much for taking the time to post such a positive review and recommendation on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our delicious desserts as well as the convenient location of our store. We...More

Reviewed 13 September 2015

Amazing and tasty Turkish sweets, friendly staff, and nice atmosphere. It was the perfect cup of tea with a mix of Turkish delights.More

Thank Ali J
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2015

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you very much for your valuable review on Tripadvisor. Positive guest feedback, like yours, is always an encouragement to all of our staff. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our variety of desserts, Turkish delight and tea....More

Reviewed 13 August 2015

Like baklava? Love this place! With its interesting history, array of colourful cakes, and plentiful selection of desserts, this is well worth dipping into. It has a fancy feel to the decor, too.More

Thank feltron
hafiz1864, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2015

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you for leaving such a constructive review your observations of your visit to the Hafiz Mustafa 1864. It is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to hear that your...More

Reviewed 21 July 2015

After walking along the Sultanahmet district, I dropped by here and this time I ordered Turkish coffee and tavuk (chicken) pudding. The taste of Turkish coffee was a bit bitter but went very well with the sweet pudding. I was able to enjoy my happy...More

Thank ワンケディ
hafiz1864, Halkla İlişkiler Müdürü at Edebiyat Kiraathanesi, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2015

Dear Hafiz Mustafa 1864 Guest, Thank you very much for your interest. It is our pleasure to know that you enjoyed with our desserts. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again very soon. Best regards, Hafiz Mustafa 1864

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Divanyolu Caddesi 14, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 514 90 68
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