For a rousing museum experience, present yourself at this little-visited military museum 1km north of Taksim to view the militaria...
İstanbul Lütfi Kırdar ICEC
The main auditorium in this conference and exhibition centre hosts the Borusan İstanbul Philharmonic Orchestra and other big orchestral...
In a historic domed building, this 'corner' branch of a chic chain has a clean modern aesthetic, with whitewashed brick walls, wooden...
Maçka Caddesi 35a, Milli Reasürans Pasajı 16 ve 60 · interesting places nearby
An early and much-loved adopter of the Slow Food philosophy, 'Canteen' remains one of İstanbul’s best bistros (and high-end takeaways). Chef-owner Semsa Denizsel, a pioneer of the farm-to-table approach in Turkey, serves 'new İstanbul cuisine', reflecting the city's melting-pot heritage of Turkish, Greek, Armenian and Jewish home-cooking. Only local and seasonal produce is used and the menu changes regularly.