The descriptor 'cultural centre' is used a lot in İstanbul, but is often a misnomer. Here at SALT Galata it really does apply. Housed in...
The curvaceous 18th-century Kamondo Stairs, one of Beyoğlu’s most distinctive pieces of urban design, run south from Kart Çınar Sokak....
Schneidertempel Art Center
Housed in a synagogue dating from 1894, the Schneidertempel ('Tailors' temple') exhibits work by local Jewish artists, as well as...
This ultra-cool basement venue in the Gradiva Hotel is run by – or at least in association with – New York–based jazz saxophonist and...
This would have to be one of the most eccentric restaurants in town. Run by the charming husband-and-wife team of Nadire and Mete...
Bankalar Caddesi 11 · interesting places nearby
Ca' d'Oro information
The glamorous rooftop restaurant at the SALT Galata cultural centre serves molto buono Italian staples such as pasta, pizza and risotto, but is most memorable for its extraordinary view over the Golden Horn to the historic peninsula. Vegetarians will appreciate the generous array of suitable options on the menu.