Evening Food and culture Tour - Dinner in Asia dessert in Europe

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Departs: Istanbul, Istanbul

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Dinner in Asia, deserts in Europe? Conquering the top sights of Istanbul and tasting Turkey’s best cuisine can feel like a big task when the city is nestled across two continents and seven hills. This evening food tour will make the city feel much smaller when your local guide shares the flavors of Turkey in an evening food tour across Europe and Asia.

What's Included


Food sampling at 9 stops and multiple food at each place.

Food sampling in the non touristy food market

Meze ( dips ) varieties, kebabs, baklava and ice cream made of goats milk

Nargile ( Hookah ). This is fun but we leave it optional for those who are not interested.

Pastrami, pickled vegetables, olive, cheese and halva tasting, lahmacun, Tantuni, stuffed mussels …

Profesional, licensed gourmet English speaking local guide.

Tipping in restaurants

Travel on public ferry

Unlimited soft drinks, tea, coffee and water

What's Not Included

Extra food and drinks not included above.

Shopping expenses.

Tipping to the guide. ( recommended amount 10-20 USD per person)

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 90

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Return to hotel is not included. However, our guide can accompany you if it is in walking distance or organize you a taxi on request.
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Kadikoy Carsisi
We visit the food market and sample the sample stuffed mussels, pastrami, pickled vegetable, cheese, olives and more.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Karakoy Rihtim
We will taste some of very special baklava here at baklava maker who have been making baklava for four generations.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

We have dinner at one of the local restaurants here. We will start the dinner with 4-5 meze dips and soup, then we will continue with home cooked food and kebabs as main courses which your guide choose for you.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi
Here we sit a cafe which was built in 1716. Cafe was a former religion school. This is a place where local gather to get social with smoking water pipe ( hookah ). You don’t have to smoke if you don’t want to as you can have some drinks but worth seeing the way local do.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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