Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Sultanahmet & Around

Balıkçı Sabahattin

Balıkçı Sabahattin is an enduring favourite with discerning Turks from near and far, who enjoy the limited menu of meze and seafood, including fish from red mullet to sole. This is Sultanahmet's most prestigious res…
Seafood in Kadıköy

Cibalikapı

Generally acknowledged as one of the city's best fish restaurants, Cibalikapı has two branches: one on the Golden Horn and the other here in Moda. Super-fresh mezes and seafood are enjoyed in the pleasant dining roo…
Seafood in Sultanahmet & Around

Ahırkapı Balıkçısı

Join the locals at this tiny and authentically Turkish neighbourhood fish restaurant where a seafood-packed fridge beckons to a quiet cobbled street. Get here early to score a table, especially at dinner.
Seafood in Bazaar District

Eminönü Balık Ekmek (Fish Sandwich) Boats

Come here to sample the city's best-loved street food, accompanied by turşucusu (pickles, ₺2) or şalgam (sour turnip juice, ₺2) purchased from one of the vendors nearby.
Seafood in Kadıköy

Kadı Nimet Balıkçılık

Tucked in behind one of the market’s best fish stalls, which has the same owners, this much-loved restaurant is a good place to enjoy the daily catch. Make your choice from the cold mezes on display, choose your fis…
Seafood in Beyoğlu

Fürreyya Galata Balıkçısı

Lying in the shadow of the Galata Tower, this eatery serves ultra-fresh seafood that is overpriced considering the basic surrounds. It's a good place to grab a bowl of fish soup or a balık dürüm (fish wrap), though.…