Akbank Art Centre
Turkey's big banks and philanthropic trusts vie with each other to be seen as the greatest sponsor of the arts. İstiklal is a showcase...
Sourcing its clientele from the arts and media industries, this longstanding favourite off İstiklal is a great spot for a coffee or beer.
Every morning, the chefs at this popular ocakbaşı (grill house) prepare the fresh, top-quality meats to be grilled over their handsome...
Bigudi Cafe information
Lonely Planet review
The first lesbian-exclusive venue in Turkey, Bigudi is frequented by lipstick lesbians on Saturday nights and is resolutely off-limits to non-females. Fridays are open to gay men and the transgendered. To find it, look for the Altin Plak cafe on the ground floor.