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Egyptian Bazaar

Ragip Gumuspala Cad. Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 513 65 97
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Spices, dried fruits, nuts and seeds are among the many treasures to be found at this bazaar also known as the Spice Market.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“turkish delight” (116 reviews)
“spice market” (77 reviews)
“misir carsisi” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Ragip Gumuspala Cad. Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Grand Bazaar
+90 212 513 65 97
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had shopped at grand bazaar previous day and were disappointed to find exact Same things but much cheaper here than what we had payed after haggling in grand bazaar...

Thank Preety567
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Turkish delight. Spice. Jewelers. Repeat. Hassle hassle hassle. Over priced over priced over priced. More hassle. Eyes forward and walk fast. Should you look they are on you and won’t let go. It’s way more expensive than any other place where we saw the identical...More

Thank Vanps3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the heart of Istambul, a merchant who has soul, sweetness, candy, nuts, dried fruit, cheeses, fish and everything you can only wish for ... enjoy and price yourself, although you can lower prices when few people than when crowd.

Thank Lidija L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Egyptian bazaat (turk - Mısırlı pazar) working everyday 08:00-19:00. Sunday not working. Here you can buy everything for good price.

Thank lafera4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you need to buy all kinds of souvenirs with very cheap prices and great coffee and spices.Don't buy from any other place. Just go there.

Thank dohaelleithy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent shipping market would get anything you need. Price is very good, lots of walking. Don’t forget to bargain !!

1  Thank Amitan1166
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Turkish Delight’s real name is 'Lokum' (or Loukoumia in Greek), made from starch and sugar, with other flavorings mixed in. It had a jelly, but not quite gummy, consistency, that could get sticky if not for its sugar and outer coating. Fruit and nuts varieties...More

Thank Sivarnee H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The place is nice and the prices always negotiable. You can get all the herbs, tea, coffee and turkish sweets from there.

Thank Ahmed K
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We absolutely loved the lights in this bazaar. We didn't hang around long so we visited just the aisle at the main entrance! Most of shop keepers could speak in German and they did as soon as they saw us passing their shops! The only...More

Thank Bafrin S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Spice Bazaar known as Egyptian Bazaar is a must visit on your trip to Istanbul. They don’t just sell Spices as one would expect but host a very large variety of stores that sell everything and many shops and stall surrounding the market selling luxury...More

Thank Ammars27
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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8 October 2015|
Response from NChopra55 | Reviewed this property |
Drop the review and write a fresh review
Soleil T
28 September 2015|
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Response from MikeB9646HP | Reviewed this property |
The Egyption / spice Bazaar official opening times are 08:00 to 19:00 daily Monday to Saturday Closed Sunday also 29th October and full duration of any religious holidays. regards Mike
20 August 2015|
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Response from fenlaDublin | Reviewed this property |
When I was there last February, the Spice (Egyptian) Bazar was open on the Sunday, but perhaps it has changed since then.