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    Deraliye is one of the iconic Sultanahmet restaurant in the historic district of Istanbul.

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  • DERALIYE TERRACE

    Deraliye Terrace is a multi cuisine restaurant located in the heart of the Old City of Istanbul for food lovers

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  • DERALIYE RESTAURANT

    The best restaurant available in Istanbul!
    We invite you to our restaurant in the middle of history, for taste Ottoman delicacies.

    Discover Ottoman Palace Food and treat yourself as a Sultan!

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  • DERALIYE RESTAURANT

    The best restaurant available in Istanbul!
    We invite you to our restaurant in the middle of history, for taste Ottoman delicacies.

    Discover Ottoman Palace Food and treat yourself as a Sultan!

    RESERVATION
  • DERALIYE RESTAURANT

    The best restaurant available in Istanbul!
    We invite you to our restaurant in the middle of history, for taste Ottoman delicacies.

    Discover Ottoman Palace Food and treat yourself as a Sultan!

    RESERVATION

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DERALIYE SULTANAHMET RESTAURANT

Discover Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine and treat yourself as a Sultan.

Deraliye Ottoman Palace Cuisine is the best restaurant in Istanbul with its service, location, and rich cuisine among the Istanbul restaurant options.

Located in Sultanahmet, the heart of Istanbul, Deraliye Restaurant invites you to the unique tastes of Ottoman cuisine in the middle of history.

Feel like a Sultan in the unique cuisine of Ottoman palaces with Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine on the Historical Peninsula.

NECATİ YILMAZ

Executive Chef

Necati Yilmaz has been studying and collecting ancient palace recipes for more than 10 years.

Now you can find 425 culinary masterpieces in his piggy bank. All of them, over the centuries, pleased the Sultans and their retinue.

🍴sweet melon, stuffed with beef and almonds
🍴cherry soup
🍴the most delicate goose kebab
🍴mouth-melting cheese pie

and many other culinary delights can be tasted at Necati’s restaurants in the very heart of Istanbul.

You can even learn how to cook some of the favorite Sultans’ dishes in the cooking class with our Master Chief Necati Yılmaz.

Under the strict guidance of Necati, hundreds of people, from all over the world, tasted the dishes from Ottoman palace cuisine for the first time. Absolutely everyone, even the most sophisticated critics (such as Dr. Oz or George Miller), remained completely delighted.

Necati Yilmaz also was a cuisine consultant on the “Magnificent century” TV series. His restaurants are consistently on the top of the TripAdvisor rating! Even the legendary Lonely Planet edition has included his restaurant in its list of the best restaurants from all over the world!

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A DEDICATED FAMILY OF CHEFS

We’ve been creating delicious food for over 25 years

Ottoman cuisine and Turkish cuisine have a very rich menu. Located in the center of Istanbul, Deraliye Restaurant offers a selection of the best dishes of this rich food culture.

We invite you to embark on our historical voyage and live the exclusive menu fit for a Sultan.

TRADITIONAL TURKISH COOKING COURSE

Cooking Classes at a Old City Restaurant in Istanbul

Turkish and Ottoman cuisine is considered to be one of the richest kitchens in the World. This is no wonder if one thinks about the geography where the Turks lived and build an empire during their history. From the Danube and the Balkans to the Arabic Peninsula and the northern shores of Africa, different cultures and their tastes blend in with the Turkish and Ottoman heritage and built an inspiring cuisine.

Deraliye Restaurant, where all these delicious culinary features are blended, is literally a Turkish restaurant.

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We offer for you two different concept & two different taste in the same location. Please don’t forget that this two places are different than each other and make your reservation for the one is best fitting for you.

Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine Sultanahmet Restaurant

THE BEST SULTANAHMET RESTAURANT!

You are at the best Istanbul restaurant to experience the unique tastes of Ottoman Cuisine. We are located in a region that is home to thousands of years of history. Sultanahmet, the heart of Istanbul! Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine Restaurant is proud of being the best Sultanahmet restaurant in the heart of history.

OUR RESTAURANTS

Visit our restaurants and terraces to experience the unique tastes of Ottoman Palace Cuisine.

Deraliye Restaurant is in the heart of Old Istanbul, next to Hagia Sophia and a few steps from Topkapi Palace. Deraliye Restaurant offers a selection of dishes that used to be served at the court of the Ottoman Empire.

Deraliye Terrace aims to make its guests from all corners of the world happy with its cuisine blended with Eastern and Western flavors.

LATEST POSTS

Read our blog posts about Istanbul and Sultanahmet.

  • Sultanahmet’s Favorite Place: Deraliye Restaurant

    Sultanahmet is one of Istanbul's most historic streets. And here is a popular destination for local and foreign tourists all of the world. In this historical peninsula, there are valuable monuments reflecting the glorious past of the Ottoman Empire. If you want to taste the unique flavors of Ottoman palace cuisine in this…

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  • A Day in the Ottoman Palace Cuisine

    The Ottoman Empire has an important place in history, not only for its vast borders and impressive history, but also for its rich and diverse culinary culture. Thanks to its strategic location connecting the continents of Asia, Africa and Europe, this vast empire brought together the flavors of many different cultures and…

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  • Baklava: A Sweet Heritage from the Ottoman Empire to Today

    Baklava has been an indispensable part of Turkish cuisine since the Ottoman Empire. This delicate and sweet delicacy has hundreds of years of history and is considered one of the most popular desserts in Ottoman palace cuisine. Traditionally prepared with phyllo dough, pistachios or walnuts and syrup, baklava has diversified…

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  • The Significance of Meat in Ottoman Cuisine

    Ottoman cuisine, renowned for its rich and diverse flavors, has historically placed significant emphasis on meat dishes. This blog explores the importance of meat in Ottoman culinary traditions and why it was a preferred choice.

    Ottoman cuisine, a testament to the empire's grandeur, is celebrated for its opulent and…

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