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Balkon Restaurant & Bar

#2,974 of 11,658 Restaurants in Istanbul}
€€ - €€€,
Asmalimescit Mahallesi, Sehbender Sokak No: 5/13 | Beyoglu, Kat 6, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 293 20 52
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
2 Aug 2017
“Great view of the city! ”
23 Jul 2017
“Amazing view”
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Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
Asmalimescit Mahallesi, Sehbender Sokak No: 5/13 | Beyoglu, Kat 6, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Great view of the city, food is good and drinks were good as well. The service was really good.. my friend accidentally dropped her full glass of wine on the table- they immediately came and cleaned everything up and replaced her glass of wine with...More

Thank Rawan B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The view on Istanbul is wonderful from the terasse. The menu is various. Come there for enjoying the sunset.

Thank Cedrus M
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Took us an hour and a half to be served our drinks! Then the food came after 2 hours without silverware...pizzas were cold, salmon was undercooked and we were comped a bottle of wine. Two drinks never arrived after multiple reminders. Worst place to eat...More

Thank Brycen D
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Well known spot by locals; has a great back drop for evening drinks and a very relaxed atmosphere. Personally never had bad service; always attentive. Cannot speak to the food as I was focused on the wine.

Thank JCMC_Canada
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Clearly a hip and happening place for locals, expats, and tourists alike; a little self-consciously so. Not that the waiters were jaded or unfriendly like they can be at home in San Francisco, but they were a bit "ho-hum". The appetizers were great, the main...More

Thank GuyMrefu
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Based on the good reviews from TripAdvisor we went there for a beer but our experience was not good at all. When we arrived there were no available tables so we ordered a beer and waited on the counter. When some table became available I...More

Thank gorilla-traveling
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We went to bar on two days to have a beer. Because we were only two people, service staff suddenly marked tables as reserved and didn't offer an alternative. Better choose a cheaper and friendlier roof top bar.

1  Thank Cuiam
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Not sure about food, but the views are amazing and it's a great place for a beer, or several. Really buzzing when I've been...

Thank apb1
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Great Turkish atmosphere, always come here with my local friends. Fntastic to enjoy some drinks with friends with nice view

Thank andrezstar
Reviewed 1 April 2013 via mobile

it is one of the few bars/restaurants with great view which is open on Sunday evening. Pizzas are especially good. I can also recommend Balkon Kofte, meatballs with eggplant sauce and yoghurt. Lynchburg Lemonade is one of my fave drinks. Its view from the top...More

Thank ozgetaylan
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
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Bar, Pub
Dinner, After-hours
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  • Address: Asmalimescit Mahallesi, Sehbender Sokak No: 5/13 | Beyoglu, Kat 6, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Beyoglu
  • Neighbourhood: Beyoglu
  • Phone Number: +90 212 293 20 52
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