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Semazen Doner&Cafe

Divan Yolu Cd 5 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34200, Turkey
+90 212 526 18 70
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  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible38%
1 week ago
“Semazen Büfe”
1 week ago
“Afternoon lunch”
Restaurant Hours
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
££ - £££
Divan Yolu Cd 5 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34200, Turkey
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Reviewed 12 March 2015

My wife and I stopped for lunch after seeing a packed house with locals, assuming it to be a good place. But we were proven wrong. The order took ages to come, was average at best and nothing to really remember about. Eat only if...More

Thank SR007
Reviewed 1 March 2015

The restaurant has a good location, its the first restaurant between two streets. A good view of the Blue Mosque, they have outside seating, indoor seatings and also a balcony. Thats about it. The food is not good at all. The service was quick, we...More

1  Thank Wanderlusttrokker
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

I was hungry and just wanted to eat something. Humus was very good....the main course was just ok. Nothing to brag about.

Thank Ajdin
Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

Don't even try! They charged extra for service, bad food, horrible waitres. This is one of tourist trap. I really had bad experience. The waiter was just took our plate away, like we were being chased out. They also took back the change book in...More

1  Thank Vita P
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Bitter pomegranate juice was most unappetizing. Chicken Pide I ordered was not good and the chicken wrap my husband ordered looked terrible! I wouldn't advise travellers to eat here

Thank ProudlyDurbs
Reviewed 11 December 2014

At the end of your tour in Istanbul Historical area, when you feel hungry and you can't lift your legs any more, you will find this restaurant in the right spot to deliver your needs. You can sit in the alley where you can enjoy...More

Thank Harfash4eveR
Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

Horrible service. Horrible food. Horrible ambience. I really do not recommend this place at all. Please save your time and money.

Thank PerryDuffill
Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

Terrible service, cold food, greasy food not flavor, they charge for service so look at your bill before you pay or do not leave tip

Thank abecedario13
Reviewed 28 November 2014

This place is made just for tourists. It's incredibly expensive if compared to any other restaurant in a non touristic area and the food is simply disgusting. I have ordered falafel and for a huge price I have seen in my plate six super small...More

Thank Davide G
Reviewed 24 November 2014

my wife and me ate here, i ordered kebab doner my i ordered chicken with some (donno) sauce. the two meals Inedible. especially the doner. In addition to food is expensive what you get. The waiters are not nice, talking next to you in Turkish...More

Thank ihab a
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
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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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  • Address: Divan Yolu Cd 5 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34200, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: +90 212 526 18 70
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Semazen Doner&Cafe is very close to sultanahmet square and sultanahmet train station. we are on main street and at the corner, in front of firuz aga masque
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