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Kosebasi

#1,706 of 11,829 Restaurants in Istanbul
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Neighbourhood:
Besiktas
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Camlik Sokak No:15 3. Levent, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
+90 212 270 2433
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Barcelona, Spain
Level Contributor
34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Very good Turkish food!!! Meat and veg, no fish Quite place It is perfect for any kind of dinner: friends, family, business, romantic Nice terrace

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Thank Calamaritos
Gelsenkirchen, Deutschland
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We have been to that restaurant during a business lunch and I am still amazed. The service was perfect and the food delicious. Very good barbecue stuff! Fully recommended to go there!

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Thank kevinL7893AB
Level Contributor
52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Used to be one of the best but nowadays loosing its reputation. Poor quality of food, had Patlicanli kebap but it was overcooked and dry. Nothing special with the mezze's plus overpriced.

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Thank Incognitto
Level Contributor
32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Really nice food, not a tourist location, lots of locals. Service was good but level of English was low, so communication sometimes a bit complicated

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Thank Jan L
Almaty, Kazakhstan
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

If you'd like to taste a real Turkish food, this is the right place. It is full of locals, who always visit this chain when they want kebabs and other dishes of national food. I've never tried better kebabs, though I ate them a lot. Service is also great, you can feel the meaning of the word "hospitality" in this... More 

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Thank Dina_dinulya
Roxbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This a meat lover's paradise. There is an excellent variety of appetizers to choose from, all served with fresh baked bead. The main meat dishes are well prepared and delicious.

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Thank wmjed
Level Contributor
27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Oh my god! The kebab is soo delicious , the best i tried in my life, i ate at this place for 3 times in 1 week . The kebab, the house meet r all goooood . Amazing selection of starters that they bring it to you to the table to choose from and also salads . The bread is... More 

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Thank Alaa A
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Was recommended by my hotel concierge and they were absolutely right, the food is out of this world, the service is superior and very friendly staff. One if the very few times when I went for a solo dinner and it a very quite neighborhood, really quality at it's best.

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Thank Raid A
Kosebasi_r, Yönetici at Kosebasi, responded to this review

Dear Raid A, thank you very much for your kind visit and comments. best regards, More 

Fremont, California
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

While the food was good the service was very POOR. it was not a busy night there was about 6 tables of people but the servers were not helpful, barely came to the table unless to ask if we wanted to buy food from the taps tray. did not help teach how to use the BBQ. or explained the menu.... More 

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Thank iroleoj
Kosebasi_r, Yönetici at Kosebasi, responded to this review

dear ireoloj, thank you for your kind visit and feedback regarding our restaurant. Your thoughts will be highly appreciated. please kindly send your comments to info@kosebasi.com and we will back to you immediately. best regards, More 

Kuwait
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Really it was a very nice experience that i enjoyed me and my husband. After welcoming, they ask you if you would like to have self service lunch or a la carte, we choose the self service side and we enjoyed the lunch to the maximum, we took meat, Kebab, Onion, mushroom And tomato, it was really amazing experience where... More 

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Thank Nawalabdelhamidamer
Kosebasi_r, Yönetici at Kosebasi, responded to this review

Dear Nawalabdelhamidamer, Thank you for your visit and nice comments. Hope to see you again... Best regards, More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Cuisine
Turkish, Barbecue, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camlik Sokak No:15 3. Levent, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighbourhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 270 2433

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Besiktas

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Besiktas
In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather wealthy neighbourhood and discover a rich mix of opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s waterways are to its rich history, there's the frenetic Besiktas ferry terminal or the city’s most vibrant fish market to explore. For a timeout of metropolitan proportions, head to the bucolic Yildiz Park or the chic Bosphorus-side fishing village of Ortakoy. Attractions such as the grandiose Dolmabahce Palace and a bevy of other stately residences await admiration. To be sure, this large and not overly touristy swath of Istanbul yields plenty of pleasure for all.
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