Best places to have breakfast

Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day. No one can say no to a breakfast prepare with love and care. One should not come to Istanbul and return without having had breakfast out at least once. Here are the best 10 places to have breakfast on the European side of Istanbul.

Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day. No one can say no to a breakfast prepared with love and care. One should not come to Istanbul and return without having had breakfast out at least once. If you want to try a  real delicious breakfast, try our recommendations below.

1- Emirgan Sütiş
Sütiş, on the edge of the Bosphorus in Emirgan, is distinguished by only using natural products in its dishes. One should in particular taste the many delicious cheeses offered here.

Address: Emirgan Mah. Sakıp Sabancı Cad. No: 1/3 Emirgan
Telephone number: 0212 323 50 30

2- Van Kahvaltı Evi
The Van Kahvaltı Evi (meaning Van breakfast house) in Cihangir attracts interest from outside the neighborhood as well as from within it. For those who want to taste regional flavors of Van, an area famous for its breakfast delicacies. The Van Kahvaltı Evi also addresses itself to its customers’ eyes with its diverse spread of dishes.

Address: Kılıçali Paşa Mah. Defterdar Yokuşu No:52 Beyoğlu
Telephone number: 0212 293 64 37

3- Ortaköy House Cafe
With many branches throughout the city, the House Cafe’s Ortaköy branch is a favorite spot for breakfast. With many diverse breakfast options available in its garden, its view of the Bosphorus is itself reason to visit.

Address: Salhane Sokak No: 1 Ortaköy / İstanbul
Telephone number: 0212 227 26 99

4- Aşşk Cafe
The garden of the Aşşk Cafe, located on the shore of the Bosphorus in Kuruçeşme, is a place to get away from the city. With many delicious choices on its menu, its biggest selling point is that they are all healthy options.

Address: Kuruçeşme Mah. Muallim Naci Cad. No:64 Beşiktaş
Telephone number: 0212 265 47 34

5- Çakmak Kahvaltı Salonu
Although the decor of the Çakmak Kahvaltı Salonu, located in Beşiktaş, is rather ordinary its food is anything but. In particular its cream and honey (Turkish: Bal Kaymak) is a popular favorite. For those who want a delicious breakfast at a good price this is the place.

Address: Çelebioğlu sk Ihlamurdere Cd No:8 Beşiktaş
Telephone number: 0212 227 25 65

6- Kale
Located behind the Rumelihisar Bus Stop and right across from the Bosphorus, Kale is ideal for those wanting a great, hearty breakfast. Along with its Omelets, it is known for not having a menu.

Address: Yahya Kemal Caddesi No: 16 34470 Rumelihisar
Telephone number: 0212 265 65 63

7- Namlı Gurme
Namlı Gurme, located in Karaköy, fills up both your stomachs and your eyes with its diverse breakfast offerings. At the same time that you eat you can also shop for the very products that are used in making your meal.

Address: Rıhtım Cad. Katotopark Altı 34425 Karaköy
Telephone number: 0212 293 68 80

8- Lokma
With one of the most modern looks in Rumelihisarı, Lokma’s menus emphasizes breakfast. Together with its various regional cheese, among other excellent options, its presentation is also excellent.

Address: Yahya Kemal Cad. No: 18 Rumeli Hisarı
Telephone number: 0212 265 71 71

9- Bebek Kahve
Located on the Bebek Shore, Bebek Kahve has a modest appearance and is a comfortable place to have breakfast. Here one can enjoy the view while eating dishes like simit and sipping tea.

Address: Cevdet Paşa Cad.No: 18 Bebek/İstanbul
Telephone number: 0212 257 54 02

10- Happily Ever After
Although first opened as a small cafe, Happily Ever After has over the years turned into a large restaurant. Happy Ever After offers California Fusion Menu and works with many different concepts.

Address: Bebek Mah. Cevdet Paşa Cad. No: 24
Telephone number: 0212 263 41 38


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