One of the oases in an often bustling and noisy city is Kuğulu Parkı, at the southern end of Tunalı Hilmi Caddesi.
Café des Cafés
Quirky vintage styling and comfy sofas make Café des Cafés a popular Kavaklıdere haunt. Pull up a chair on the tiny streetside terrace...
Named after a cult Turkish comic strip – and decorated accordingly – this is the pre-party pick for a substantial feed and for spotting...
Bestekar Sokak 82b · interesting places nearby
Named after the renowned Sufi philosopher, this thriving wine house–restaurant attracts a hobnobbing crowd to its lowered courtyard. It boasts a long and diverse wine selection, which you can savour with a tapas-like array of dishes including salçalı sosis (barbecued sausage) and devilishly large cheese platters (mains ₺14 to ₺25).