Lâle Pastanesi (Pudding Shop)
A central hippie hang-out in Sultanahmet, the Lâle Pastanesi on Divan Yolu, known to hippies the world over as the Pudding Shop is...
Les Arts Turcs
This small cultural tourism company organises a range of tours and workshops, including visits to Sufi tekke s where the whirling...
This subterranean structure was commissioned by Emperor Justinian and built in 532. The largest surviving Byzantine cistern in İstanbul,...
Hotel Nomade Terrace Bar
The intimate terrace of this boutique hotel overlooks Aya Sofya and the Blue Mosque. Settle down in a comfortable chair to enjoy a glass...
Tarihi Sultanahmet Köftecisi Selim Usta
This no-frills place near the Sultanahmet tram stop is the most famous eatery in the Old City for reasons that, frankly, elude us. It...
Divan Yolu Caddesi 2 · interesting places nearby
Sultan Pub information
Sultanahmet’s version of Ye Olde English Pub, the Sultan has been around for years and continues to attract the crowds due to its peerless position close to Aya Sofya, the Blue Mosque and the Basilica Cistern (Yerebatan Sarnıçı). The pub grub is what you’d expect from a place like this (ie stodge), but the outdoor tables are a great spot to watch the world go by and the beer is served in iced glasses, just the way it should be.