Mistanbul Hancı Cafe
Şemsi Ahmed Paşa Mosque
This charming mosque complex on the waterfront was designed by Mimar Sinan and built in 1580 for one of Süleyman the Magnificent's grand...
One of the most prominent sights on the Üsküdar skyline, this baroque-style mosque was built in 1760-61 by Sultan Mustafa III, and is...
Yeni Valide Mosque
Unusual due to the striking 'birdcage' tomb in its overgrown garden, this mosque was built by Sultan Ahmet III between 1708 and 1710 for...
This barn-like place near the iskele has been serving up competent hazır yemek (ready-made food) since 1933, and is particularly...
Lonely Planet review
The million-dollar location overlooking the water makes this çay bahçesi next to the Şemşi Ahmed Paşa Mosque a popular choice. It's a great spot for whiling away an hour or so while admiring the view and monitoring the exertions of the fishermen who congregate here to try their luck in the choppy waters of the Bosphorus.