Mimar Sinan Çarşisi
Built by Nurbanu Sultan, mother of Sultan Murat III, between 1574 and 1583, this hamam is thought to have been the first designed by...
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...
Mihrimah Sultan Mosque
Sometimes called the İskele (Dock) Camii, this mosque was designed by Mimar Sinan for Süleyman the Magnificent's daughter Mihrimah and...
Mistanbul Hancı Cafe
The million-dollar location overlooking the water makes this çay bahçesi next to the Şemşi Ahmed Paşa Mosque a popular choice. It's a...
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
Niyazibey specialises in perde pilavı, a dish that it describes as hen and rooster meat (symbolising the bride and groom) cooked with rice (for blessing) and almonds (for children) and encased in pastry sheets (symbolising the home). It also serves pides and kebaps. There’s another branch in Kadıköy – neither sell alcohol.