News Nisantasi: Istanbul's Trendiest Neighborhood and Its Must -Try Food Spots
Nisantasi: Istanbul's Trendiest Neighborhood and Its Must -Try Food Spots
Nisantasi, known for its wealth of shopping opportunities, parks, coffee shops, and restaurants, is undeniably one of Istanbul's most beloved districts. Whether you're a local or a visitor on a short getaway, this vibrant neighborhood should be at the top of your list. In this article, we'll take you on a journey through the best places to visit in Nisantasi, highlighting the top attractions, hidden gems, and must-try food spots. So whether you're planning your first visit or looking to rediscover this bustling neighborhood, join us as we explore the charm and allure of Nisantasi together.
1. Grey Food & Drink
Grey Food & Drink, which is always facing intense interest, impresses its customers with the design of both its interior and exterior areas, as well as gaining recognition with the international cuisine tastes it offers, mainly Italian. You will love the atmosphere of this place!
Address: Teşvikiye, Şakayık Sk. No:19/B, 34365 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: In Istanbul, where we came for a business trip, we really liked the Grey, where we went for a snack after work. It was around 18:00, but the music that was playing, the elegance of the place, the design was 10/10. Their pizza might be the most delicious pizza I've had in a long time.
Spago, which provides its customers with a 'farm-to-table' philosophy and a taste culture, belongs to Michelin-Starred celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck. The venue, which offers the best international cuisine, also attracts a lot of attention with its cocktails. If you are going, we recommend that you make a reservation especially to be able to taste the terrace part.
Address: Harbiye, Mim Kemal Öke Cd. No:35, 34365 Sisli /Istanbul
Visitor Comment: First of all, although we went in the evening, it was fun to watch the lights of the city, but it may be more enjoyable in the afternoon. It's a stylish and classy place. It's perfect for job interviews, dates, family dinners.
3. Develi 1912
As a result of its success, Develi 1912, which has many branches in Istanbul, will give you an experience that you will say you have never eaten tastier with the quality and taste of the kebab varieties it offers to its customers. When you go, you should definitely taste Kallavi Kebab, Kuşleme and Pistachio Kebabs.
Address: Harbiye, Abdi Ipekci Cd. No:61A, 34367 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: Our guests from abroad stated that they want to open a restaurant and that they want to taste Turkish kebab varieties with real taste. Of course, Develi, one of the rare places that will not embarrass us in this regard, did not let us down. We gave it 10 out of 10 both in terms of service, presentation and taste. Thank you again!
4. Alta Nişantaşı
Alta Nişantaşı, whose menu is renewed seasonally every three months, gets its name from the meaning of high and rising. The purpose of the venue, which is to create comfort and home comfort for its customers, comes to the fore with its tastes in addition to this.
Address: Halaskargazi District, Süleyman Nazif Sk. No:5/2, 34371 Sisli /Istanbul
Visitor Comment: This place should not be confused with anywhere else, it is a place that properly welcomes its regulars in Nişantaşı with its boutique chef's kitchen, unusual menu and prices. Beef ribs cooked over heavy heat should be tried. The employees are very respectful.
Those who know the popularity of the venues located on Atiye street of Nişantaşı know. Here is Salomanje, one of the best places on this street. Salomanje, founded in 2003, must have proven its tastes that it is still serving till this day.
Address: Harbiye, Atiye Sk. No:4, 34367 Sisli /Istanbul
Visitor's Comment: A high-quality business. They have very respectful employees. They are trying to resolve your slightest complaint. They play pleasant night music, both relaxing and at a level where you can hear your friend. The prices are ideal for the area where it is located.
6. Must Nişantaşı
Decent atmosphere, delicious food and interested employees... What more can you ask from a business? Must Nişantaşı, which has it all, is one of the favorite places of Istanbulites. You should definitely stop by Must and eat Seafood Linguigni and Cafe de Paris Steak.
Address: Harbiye, Mim Kemal Öke Cd. 11/A, 34367 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: Both the atmosphere and the quality of the food are really good. I can add that their coffee (at least espresso) is also very good in particular.
7. Nisantasi Başköşe
Another of our kebab restaurant suggestions is Nişantaşı Başköşe. Besides the best meat and kebab varieties of Turkish Anatolian cuisine, Nişantaşı Başköşe, which offers beautiful meze and stone oven flavors from each other, has added flavors such as şaşlık, doner, pistachio kebab, sausage and tandoori to its menu, which have become the favorites of its regulars over time. If you want to have a delicious kebab experience, we say you should definitely try them.
Address: Harbiye, Bronze Sk. No:5/1, 34370 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: Everything from the reservation stage to the send-off was very good. The place was very stylish, the food was great. In general, we preferred mainly chicken, it was definitely very nice. It is also worth trying desserts and non-alcohol cocktails.
8. Milano Gourmet
Milano Gourmet, which has a dim and romantic atmosphere in the evening, is exactly what you should have in mind for a dinner with a wine and pasta concept. The place, which is very rich in wine, is also very famous for its pizzas.
Address: Teşvikiye Peonyikli Sokak Çınar Apartment Building No:54 D:1-A, 34365 Şişli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: We ordered Milano Breakfast and avocado bread with scrambled eggs. It was all delicious. Portions are really good. In addition, the variety of wine and cheese options inside is very nice.
9. Sade Beş Denizler
If you are tired of eating fast food and are looking for a new place, you will love Sade Beş Denizler. Offering a rich variety of Turkish cuisine to its customers, the place also has an architecture that will enchant the eyes in terms of design. If you ask what to eat when you leave, you should definitely give Spicy Beef Tongue Salads with Hot Peppers a chance.
Address: Teşvikiye, Akkavak Sk. No:36, 34365 Sisli /Istanbul
Visitor's Comment: We tried boiled meatballs and chicken skewers. They were all delicious, I didn't know which one I liked better. The bulgur pilaf with butter, which they serve next to the chicken skewer, also deserves a separate praise. The service was also very good, I would definitely say come and try it.
10. Socrates Bistro
Socrates Bistro, which has proven its success with its cocktails and has won regular customers, is a recommendation for those looking for a neighborhood pub in Nişantaşı. In addition to their cocktails, their snacks, which will suit next to alcohol, are also very tasty.
Address: Teşvikiye Mah. Put an Oven in the Incentive. No:6/A Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor's Comment: A place that offers delicious cocktails with very creative names. Although our purpose of coming is usually to drink cocktails, the food is also very tasty. We tried the chicken burger and hot dog options and were satisfied with all of them. The cocktails are all successful from each other. Because the place is small, you may not find a place when you go during crowded hours.
11. Gasto Street & Local Food
Gasto Street & Local Food, which has opened its doors to its customers especially to offer street delicacies, enchants its customers with every flavor it adds to its menu in addition to street delicacies. It would make a lot of sense to go with friends and try a few varieties in order to try every option on the menu.
Address: Teşvikiye, Peonyik Sk. No:2/A, 34365 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: The decoration of the restaurant is very beautiful. It is the most preferred place of Nişantaşı for both breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu is rich and there are street flavors. Kokorech , tantuni and boneless wing. The hamburger is a legend. The meat sushi is excellent. The prices are spot on.
12. St. Regis Brasserie
St Regis Brasserie, which blends Turkish and International cuisines and offers special tastes, is one of the first addresses for both business meetings and nice dinners. In addition to its stylish design, you should definitely visit the place that provides customer satisfaction with its friendly staff.
Address: Harbiye, Mim Kemal Öke Cd. No:35, 34365 Sisli /Istanbul
Visitor's Comment: Very stylish and magnificent... The landscape and interior/exterior architecture, the design is great... The presentation and menu are delicious, exclusive and very successful.. The wine varieties are rich. It is one of my priority places for my foreign guests.
13. Nisantasi 22
Another of Nisantasi's best is Nisantasi 22. You can be sure that you will be satisfied in any case, whether you are eating salads, pizzas or seafood in the place that has a very diverse cuisine. If we give a footnote along with these, we would say that you should definitely taste the Forest Fruit Milfoy (Orman Meyveli).
Address: Harbiye, Abdi Ipekci Cd. 22-1, 34367 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: The place where I have come and wanted to come many times with the ambience of the location of the food and drinks. I would like to thank the business manager and all the waiters very much for their interest. Every friend I went with also loved it very much. It is definitely recommended.
14. Gizia Brasserie
Gizia Brasserie, a decent venue with three branches: Nişantaşı, Galataport and Fişekhane, offers outstanding examples of world cuisine to its customers with its professional staff. You should give Gizia Brasserie a chance to have a world-class brasserie experience.
Address: Harbiye, Abdi Ipekci Cd. No:20/2, 34365 Sisli /Istanbul
Visitor's Comment: A stylish restaurant in the heart of Nişantaşı. The employees are very attentive and polite. I tried a Shrimp Crispy and Burrata Pizza. They were both great. I recommend you to try Casa Gizia and Tiki Navi, one of their original cocktails.
15. Zoya's House
Zoya's House, which steals the hearts of its customers with the dishes they offer under the leadership of famous chef Murat Bozok, is almost the kind of business where those close to Nişantaşı will feel lucky. In addition to the kitchen, you will also love the warm and friendly atmosphere created by the bohemian design.
Address: Harbiye Mahallesi, Bostan Sokak, Sadiye Vefik Apartment Building, No:13, Inner Door No:1, 34367 Sisli/Istanbul
Visitor Comment: The ambience is charming, the place is beautiful, the food is delicious, there are not many varieties, but delicious, the portions are small in some dishes, I ate beef satay, it was delicious, but if you are very hungry, it will not be enough.
Which one of these places would you choose to eat? Tell us in the comments!
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