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Omar Cafe & Restaurant

Alemdar Mahallesi Seftali Sokak No. 8, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
513 9021
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (24 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“hummus” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
Alemdar Mahallesi Seftali Sokak No. 8, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

So we had a holiday in Istanbul and tried the local food. Omar had, by far, the nicest food we ate in Istanbul, and the food is real good all around the city. Highly recommend

Thank timmynz23
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Nice warm place, near Sophia, good food, good service. I'm vegetarian and in Omar I found pasta and vegetables to eat.

Thank Екатерина С
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I have visited this restaurant several times and choose to have our new year's eve dinner there and it was not what we expected. The staff was very friendly, as always, and we could choose from the normal menu whereas more restaurants asked for special...More

Thank Celia C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

First, very delicious traditional turkish food in a restaurant with great atmosphere and trained staff. and then great view from terrace.

Thank ShahinAShahi
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I just had the happy pleasure to have a birthday lunch at Omar! Great location...lovely view in and out...and fantastic food! A lots of choice...from delicious Turkish to any other international interest!! Very clean..comfortably..charming and happy people around! Thank you!!

Thank gio
Reviewed 25 September 2017

good turkish food, in tourist area, close to hagia sophia , next to main cisten ate outside, perfect food was good

Thank SouthernNomad1
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Our guide recommended this place and we were well pleased. Good food, good service, good wine, traditional Turkish food. Easy place to sit back and relax.

Thank carolG351JA
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here recommended by our guide. Good tasty food with menu in several languages. Had kebab, meat balls and chicken. Very good Turkish coffee . Payed 319 TL for 5 people.

Thank Papersen
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were looking for a place for dinner and a waiter convinced us to sit down. From then on he was very attentive, recommending vegetarian options for me and Turkish meals for my partner. The wine he recommended was also a winner. We enjoyed the...More

Thank ImpulsivePerth
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We had Omar kebab, a delicious meal consisting of small wrapped kebabs, vegetables and two types of sauces and Mixed grill. Top floor has the beautiful view on both Ayasophia and Blue Mosque, which is a wonderful experience, especially if you are there during the...More

Thank Livijana V
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alemdar Mahallesi Seftali Sokak No. 8, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Sultanahmet
  • Neighbourhood: Sultanahmet
  • Phone Number: 513 9021
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