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Leb-i Derya

Kumbaraci Yokusu 115/7 Tunel | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 293 49 89
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon” (8 reviews)
“kebab” (12 reviews)
“hummus” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Turkish, Mediterranean, Contemporary
PRICE
$$$$
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Kumbaraci Yokusu 115/7 Tunel | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
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1 - 10 of 335 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Time your visit with the sunset—and the evening call to prayer. That’s when young locals file in for cocktails, like fresh-ginger–and–muddled-lime mojitos, and jockey for steel stools on the open-air terrace overlooking the city’s two coastlines and the Bosporus strait in between.

Thank iConcierge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place, amazing view, special food (turkish mezze, black sea bass and 40 spices beef). Perfect to relax and chill watching the ferries and the sunset.

Thank Ksenia I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In an area that provides stunning views, this one was not as good as other restaurants and bars that I have been too. Food was ok, but once again there are much better options in this area.

Thank wittehengel
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We went there on a Sunday evening to have a nice dinner and spend a peaceful Sunday evening. The place was not a restaurant but a night club with highest decibel of music and very average Turkish pop music. A crowded birthday group ruining everyone...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Happy with the service. Food was pretty high quality, and the view was spectacular. Very happy with our visit, would recommend.

Thank Fraser G
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We've been to this place twice on our last visit to Istanbul, and five times in total in the past three years. We love the experience. Great panoramic views of the city, great food, the service is so much better than what it was previously....More

Thank Nart L
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Leb-i Derya is one of the countless rooftop restaurants in Istanbul that offer sweeping views on the Bosphorus and/or the Golden Horn. The view from the place is just staggering and I enjoy it every time I go there. Unfortunately, the food is not so...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Have been for drinks at their sister restaurant atop Richmond Hotel but have to say much preferred this smaller branch. Fantastic food and service and view is amazing. As people have said before do not be put off by the entrance. Flight of stairs to...More

Thank footiemum90
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I agree with everyone here that the entrance does the place no justice at all. If it wasn't for reading reviews on trip advisor I would never have contemplated entering... however food and service was fantastic. Had a very nice evening there and would thoroughly...More

Thank Revilo82
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Fantastic view of the bosphorus, Topkapı palace, Hagia Sophia & Sultan Ahmet mosque. The shrimp w humus was perfect. The salmon was good

Thank turkergurel
Nearby
Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$45
Cuisine
European, Turkish, Mediterranean, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 03:00
Saturday
16:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumbaraci Yokusu 115/7 Tunel | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: +90 212 293 49 89
  • E-mail
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