We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Galata House

) #377 of 11,644 Restaurants in Istanbul €€ - €€€ Turkish, Russian
Bereketzade Mahallesi, Galata Kulesi Sok. No: 15 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 245 18 61
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Turkish, Russian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
Bereketzade Mahallesi, Galata Kulesi Sok. No: 15 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Reviews (178)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner of the restaurant is super lovely and welcomed us with a large smile and a long and interesting chat. We felt like home since the first minute. The place itself is great, full of history. And the food... well... just wow. The appetizers...More

Thank SandroFer-BRA
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I was unsure to choose Tbilisi for travel or Istanbul! But I prefered Istanbul again to visit this great city for the third time! So as I heard a lot about Georgian food, and looked for a georgian restaurant in Istanbul before our travel and...More

Thank Simiya S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Across the street from Baylosuites. Excelent food, well prepared nice local wines and deserts. Family owned.

Thank roberthR8702FA
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is overflowing with history and hospitality. The delicious food and cozy environment is a reflection of the owners' warmth and care for their guests. We enjoyed the Russian soup, cold appetizer plate, beef stroganoff, and tatar ashi paired with a bottle of white...More

Thank Mlee_12
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is very warm and welcoming. We ordered a lot of cold starters and a Bilincik, which was a Russian crepe. The starters were very good. I ordered an Ostri which is a veal goulash. Excellent and warming dish, just needed some salt. Someone...More

Thank Junaid N
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Traditional Georgian food served by the most wonderful hosts. We loved sharing the intimacy of the table perched in the bay window and chatting to the charismatic owner... what a place!

Thank gailgosschalk
Reviewed 4 February 2016

We visited here a few weeks ago, the owner and his family are very very nice. We loved the food and the atmosphere. The location is great too, we fully recommend here.

1  Thank tammy o
galatahouse, Manager at Galata House, responded to this review

Thanks for your precious review!

Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

If you're lucky to (find) visit this architectural town house, ring the doorbell and wait until the owner comes down to welcome you in six or seven languages he speaks fluently.. More exciting than the food & wine is the establishment and the 'young' elderly...More

Thank MuratErtug
Reviewed 8 December 2015

This restaurant is in a historic Ottoman prison, charmingly renovated by the architect owners, who also serve you and, if you're lucky, serenade you with cabaret-style tunes for piano and voice. As a fancier of Georgian cuisine, I'd say the food is good but not...More

Thank BetsyPlatt
Reviewed 18 November 2015

A little diffiicult to find. Not that much street advertisement. Rang the bell and was welcomed by the lady of the house. Ordered starter and Beef Stroganof. Very good. Had good and interesting conversations with the owners and a small tour of the building. Can...More

Thank malleborder
Nearby
Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Velvet Cafe
221 reviews
.10 km away
PePo Cafe and Restaurant
260 reviews
.11 km away
Galata Konak Cafe
382 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Galata Tower
6,450 reviews
.13 km away
SALT Galata, Istanbul
59 reviews
.12 km away
Arap Camii
21 reviews
.20 km away
Saint Pierre Church
7 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Galata House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
14:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 23:00
Thursday
14:00 - 23:00
Friday
14:00 - 23:00
Saturday
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bereketzade Mahallesi, Galata Kulesi Sok. No: 15 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: +90 212 245 18 61
  • E-mail
Description
We offer our guests an unforgettable evening with authentic food and charming historical atmosphere. We have a family business and every family member can speak at least one foreign language ( English, German, French, Italian). We promise you best communication skills and friendly service. All of our dishes are homemade and we do not use any additives.