IS DURUMCU EMMI THE BEST IN ISTANBUL?
"When more than ten locals all name-drop the same spot you know you're in good hands."
"Beautiful surroundings, forgettable food."
"Working for your supper"
"Drowning in the abyss of self-reflection I decided it time for breakfast."
"Perfection is many small things done well"
"Have you eaten at Tatar Salim yet?".
"Mutterings of Ciya's existence were spoken in hushed tones at the front of Alex's bar off Istiklal"
Sometimes all you want is a juicy burger in your life
BORSAM - ISTANBUL, TURKEY
"Not the best lahmacun in town, no matter what anyone says."
"Solid flips in Kadikoys hip burger temple"
2bites - kadikoy, istanbul
Rating: 7 / 10
2Bites sit's in a small sidestreet a 2 minute walk from Banko Burger. It claims to be the only true BBQ place in Istanbul that smokes their meat in a proper smoker. Being of curious sensibilities, I felt the need to satisfy my roaming mind and popped in for a quick lunch on the way to the Baris Manco museum.
"Tastes are subjective, so take everything with a pinch of salty tears"