Tarihi Haliç İşkembecisi
Patriarchal Church of St George
Dating from 1836, this church is part of the Greek Patriarchate compound. Inside the church are artefacts including Byzantine mosaics,...
Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople is the symbolic headquarters of the Greek Orthodox Church, and one of the most significant...
Phanar Greek Orthodox College
Rising Hogwarts-like from the urban jumble, this Fener landmark, known locally as 'kırmızı kale ' (the red castle), for its castellated...
Expats eagerly consume the wi-fi, excellent chocolate brownies (₺8) and less impressive coffee (₺7) at this friendly neighbourhood spot,...
Tarihi Haliç İşkembecisi information
Locals swear by the hangover-fighting properties of işkembe (tripe soup) and often make late-night pilgrimages to this, the most famous işkembecisi in the city. The most popular tables are on the upstairs terrace.