Luxury Restaurants in Istanbul

How could such a fantastic city, not to have a wide variety of luxury restaurants, offering not only delicious and tasty dishes but also incredible views to magnificent Istanbul!

We selected 3 different kind of cuisines for you and the most representative restaurants of each kind. Luxury restaurants in Istanbul, serving well-designed dishes with unique flavors, ideally combined with tasty wines from their extensive wine lists.


Japanese Cuisine


Zuma Specialities
Zuma Specialities


A wonderful restaurant, newly relocated on the first floor of the luxury mall at Istinye Park! An award-winning restaurant which offers a menu with plethora of delicious seafood dishes, respecting at the same time the traditional Japanese food culture. At Zuma you can enjoy the informal style of Izakaya dining at a delightful space with five different dining areas. Taste the amazing dishes which are created in three different styles: the main style, the sushi kitchen and the robata grill, accompanied with a drink from the big variety of wine lists and cocktails.

Address: Istinye park, No: 461 Sariyer Istinye Park// Website:


Meditteranean Cuisine



A stylish restaurant with a minimalist atmosphere, which lies on the top floor of the Besiktas Plaza building. Vogue offers gorgeous views to the city, overlooking Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus and the Asian side! The restaurant has been opened since 1997, offering delicious alternatives, mainly from the Mediterranean cuisine but there is also a wonderful variety of International dishes. The rich wine selection with over 200 wines, the innovative cocktails and the finest cigars, add the final touch! On Sundays there is also an open buffet serving brunch.

Address: Spor Cd. Bjk Plaza A Blok No: 48 Kat:13 Akaretler Besiktas // Website:




A restaurant that will magnetize you not only from its delicious dishes but also from its magnificent views, lying on the Asian side under the second bridge, right on the banks of Bosphorus! Lacivert offers a wide variety of the healthy Mediterranean cuisine and a big list of the most famous fish dishes. Located inside a historic mansion, opened its doors in 1999 and since then gives you the opportunity to enjoy at the ground floor terrace, traditional recipes, fresh and exquisite flavours accompanied by brilliant wines!

Address: Körfez Caddesi No: 57/A Anadoluhisari // Website:


Italian Cuisine



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While serving its guests for more than 20 years, this chic restaurant located in Kurucesme, offers a menu which gives emphasis on Italian specialties! Mia Mensa lies on the waterfront during the summer months, providing unbelievable views to Bosphorus! One of the most classic restaurants in the city, serving also a variety of Mexican and Chinese dishes, which you can accompanied with a glass of classy wine or their fantastic mojito! Mia Mensa is an ideal place for family lunches and business meetings, especially during daytime. A place with stylish decoration and warm atmosphere

Addess: Muallim Naci Caddesi No: 64/C Kuruçeşme // Website:


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Comment on “Luxury Restaurants in Istanbul”

  1. Thank you so much for this article! I was looking for a good italian restaurant and you saved me from looking around the web to find one. Keep up the good work!!

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