Top 10 Kebab Restaurants in Istanbul

Top 10 Kebab Restaurants in Istanbul

Nobody can resists a big plate of Kebab. Forget about the diet and look for the most delicious kebabs in the city. We picked and listed best kebab restaurants in Istanbul for you!

Kosebasi Kebab Restaurant


Köşebaşı is one of the best kebab restaurants in Istanbul which not only conquered Istanbul but also opened up to the world is one of our important brands. Mas­lak, Nişantaşı, Bağdat Stre­et and Levent are some of the branches the restaurant has in Istanbul. You may have some difficulty in deciding your meal at the place which has a very rich menu. Tarsu­si kebab, thin skewer, kebab with eggplants and Toros salad are among the flavors we advise you to have first. The bill per person is averagely between 70 and 80 TL. The place is open from 12.00 to 24.00.

Address and phone: Çamlık Sok. No: 15 Levent/Istanbul, +9 0212 270 24 33

Mabeyin Restaurant


Mabeyin where the emperors hosted their guests once is a place that still keeps the spirit of the past. The most favorite products of Mabeyin that is a continuation of Çavuşoğlu Kebab and Baklava Restaurant that used to be located in Lale­li, are of course the kebabs. We advise you to try flavors such as kebab with eggplant, kebab with cracker, Alinazik and Ma­beyin rolls. You may find other meat alternatives besides kebabs such as entrecôte, lamb medallion. Be sure to keep Mabeyin in your visiting list if you are trying to pick between kebab restaurants in Istanbul. The bill per person varies between 50 and 60 TL. It is open every day from 12.00 to 23.00

Address and phone: Eski Kısıklı Cad. No: 129 Kısıklı/Istanbul, +9 0216 422 5580

Sahan Kebab Restaurant


Using “a kebab legend” saying for Sahan would not be wrong. Sahan is one of the oldest and most famous kebab restaurants in Istanbul. The restaurant has branches in Acıbadem, Ataşehir, Cadde­bostan and Suadiye. Kebabs are of course among the mostly preferred meals. Minced meat kebab, Alinazik kebab, onion kebab are among the flavor we would advise you. The atmosphere in all branches is given as much importance as the flavors. It is open every day between 12.00 and 23.00.

Address and phone: Barbaros Mah. Halk Cad. No: 12 Ataşehir/Istanbul, +9 0216 315 36 36

Tike Kebab Restaurant


Tike which serves in Istanbul since 1998 is a must in our list. They have a good reputation between kebab restaurants in Istanbul. The restaurant has branches in seven neighborhoods in Istanbul from Florya to “Saskin bakkal“. Of course many kebab alternatives are available in the menu. Yağlı kara, Tike thin skewer, Tike beyti kebab, kebab with cracker are among the delicious alternatives. You may give chance to pitas instead of kebabs too. We guarantee that you will not regret. The bill per person varies between 55 and 65 TL. It is open every day from 11.30 to 01.00.

Address and phone: Beylerbeyi İskele Cad. No: 19, Beylerbeyi/Istanbul, +9 0216 422 69 37

Uludag Et Lokantasi


Uludağ Meat Restaurant is an address where you can eat your “iskender” as the original “iskender”. One of the secrets of the restaurant whose history dates back to 1956 is that they are very careful in choosing the meat. Special Uludag Kebab and rice with mushrooms are a few of their specialties. Grill and salad alternatives have a wide place on the menu too. At the end of the meal a rich dessert menu awaits you. Don’t forget to put this restaurant in your visiting list when you are tying to pick between kebab restaurants in Istanbul. A bill per person varies between 50 and 100 TL. It is open every day from 12.00 to 24.00.

Address and phone: Istanbul Cad. No: 12 Florya/Istanbul, +9 0212 624 95 90

Adana Yüzevler Kebab


It is an essential address for those who can’t do without Anatolian tastes and look for the flavor of real Adana Kebab. All the kebabs are appreciated for both their flavors and their presentation  We suggest you to taste appetizers such as humus (chickpeas puree), nut (little) lahmacun, içli köfte (stuffed mutton balls), çiğ köfte (raw meatball) and hot paste before eating kebab. The bill per person varies between 55 and 70 TL. The place is open every day between 12.00 and 24.00.

Address and phone: Nispetiye Cad. No: 10 Etiler/Istanbul, +9 0212 287 01 01

Beyti Kebab Restaurant


It is possible to find many alternatives from cold dishes with olive oil to salads in the menu of Beyti which is serves since 1945. Beyti Kebab is one of the oldest kebab restaurants in Istanbul. Beyti Kebab is one of the favorites. Flavors steak, fillet steak and kebab with yogurt are among the flavors that should be tasted. The bill per person varies between 100 and 130 TL. It is open from 11.30 to 24.00.

Address and phone: Orman Sok. No: 8 Florya/Istanbul, +9 0212 663 29 90


Develi Kebab Restaurant


Develi which was born in Samatya, one of the oldest neighborhoods of Istanbul, has a feature of being an historical kebab house for more than 100 years old. The place which spreads to the distinguished neighborhoods of the city has branches in Kalamış, Etiler, Ataşehir and Florya. We advise you to taste the flavors such as kebab on paste, paste salad, pilaki (cold white beans vinaigrette), raw meatball, abbagunnus (an eggplant meal) and muammara (an appetizer with garlic, walnut, and tomato paste). The bill per person is averagely between 50 and 70 TL. It is open every day from 12.00 to 24.00.

Address and phone: Gümüşyüzük Sok. No: 7 Samatya/Istanbul, +9 0212 529 08 33


Hamdi Restaurant


Hamdi Restaurant which is serves its guests for more than 50 years in Eminönü, offers the fundamental features of South East cuisine with success. The restaurant with a gorgeous Galata Bridge view is invaded by foreign tourists. At that place that is busy almost at every hour of the day, you may find a place for yourself on the terrace. Kebabs with poppy, cracker, tomatoes, Birecik, Urfa and kebab on paste are shown as favorites at the restaurant where kebab alternatives are quite rich. The bill per person varies between 60 and 75 TL. It is open everyday between 12.00 to 24.00.

Address and phone: Tahmis Cad. Kalçın Sok. No: 17 Eminonu/Istanbul, +9 0212 528 0390

Kasibeyaz Kebab Restaurant


The place which serves as a huge flavor complex for long years is a favorite of not only neighborhood dwellers but also dwellers of Istanbul. The restaurant that has another branch in Yeniköy has a quite rich menu. Lahmacun, grand vizier kebab, spring kebab with vegetables  Urfa kebab with paste are among the flavors to be tasted. We advise you to order pumpkin dessert or künefe with cheese after the meal. The bill per person varies averagely between 80 and 90 TL. It is open every day from 11.00 to 23.00.

Address and phone: Şenlikköy Çatal Sok No: 19 Florya/Istanbul, +9 0212 444 10 40

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