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Sunset Grill & Bar

Kurucesme Mahallesi Yol Sokak No:2 | Ulus, Istanbul 34340, Turkey
+90 212 287 03 57
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sushi” (111 reviews)
“risotto” (11 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Mediterranean, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Kurucesme Mahallesi Yol Sokak No:2 | Ulus, Istanbul 34340, Turkey
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful diner at sunset. We were wanting to go to Ulus next door but we arrived in Istanbul very late and were very pleased with Sunset 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mv948
Sunset Grill Ba... I, Director of Sales at Sunset Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear m v , Thank you for taking the time to share your review of your experience with us We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner and we've shared your compliments on the service you received with our team. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A restaurant to ‘see and be seen’ wouldn’t normally be my thing, but having been given 3 independent recommendations we gave it a go. Ignore or the talk of dress codes and fussy door men, dress like you are going out for dinner and you...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank j0g79
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We dined here last night. The staff were not great. 4 of our choices on the menu were sold out for a 7.30pm dinner. We came straight home after and have spent the entire night in the bathroom, vomiting, diarrhea, shaking. I would not go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful dinner with my wife at Sunset In Istanbul and the Waiter Ersin was extra ordinary I loved the Risotto and the chicken.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eliebass
Sunset Grill Ba... I, Director of Sales at Sunset Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Dear Eliebass, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of your experience with us . We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner and we've shared your compliments on the service you received with our team. We look forward to your...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I greatly enjoyed our dinner. Sea bass fish was excellent as well as beef fillet . Side dishes were very generous. Welcoming was great. Service was very present . Atmosphere was pleasant with lovely adequate music. Dressing more likely smart . I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nicolasa328
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Excellent food. Recommend sushi and the view is breathtaking. Although its expensive if you compare to its competitors its worth it. Highly recommend

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank RoadrunnerBerlin
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing view, great sushi and surprisingly spectacular vine list. We were lucky to have a table on the front row and ohh my god, this must be one of the best locations to ses Bosphorus in town. Price are normal for US standards, but high...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johnvdara
Sunset Grill Ba... I, Director of Sales at Sunset Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear johnvdara, We would like to thank you very much for having taken the time to share your impressions about our restaurant on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased to hear that your admiration and kind words about the ambiance, the food and our service....More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Another must to see if visiting Istanbul. This restaurant is in the most beautiful settings - the views cannot be beaten. The menu is extensive but all of the food is cooked to perfection - sushi, some Chinese, lots of meat & fresh fish options....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MPP86
Sunset Grill Ba... I, Director of Sales at Sunset Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear MPP86, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of the entire team at Sunset Grill & Bar for selecting to dine with us and for your beautiful words to describe your experience. It was our sincere pleasure to serve...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Staff are super friendly, food tastes really good and the view is amazing. Best place I visited in Istanbul. Ps. Dress formal when you go there!More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Experience52244
Sunset Grill Ba... I, Director of Sales at Sunset Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Experience52244, We would like to thank you very much for having taken the time to share your impressions about our restaurant on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased to hear that your admiration and kind words about the ambiance, the food and our service....More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

My husband and I were trying to decide on a location for a meal and the concierge at the Kempinski recommended the Sunset Grill and Bar. It's location means that you are afforded the most spectacular views across Instanbul (the night we visited there was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 432deboraha
Sunset Grill Ba... I, Director of Sales at Sunset Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Deborah A, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of the entire team at Sunset Grill & Bar for selecting to dine with us and for your beautiful words to describe your experience. It was our sincere pleasure to...More

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Noel A
21 October 2018|
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Response from johnvdara | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the wine you choose. They have some really expensive wines. Average meal will cost around 300 turkish liras..
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Cherine C
13 September 2018|
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Response from Ahmed I | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t have
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Aishq
20 August 2017|
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Response from ahhfahad | Reviewed this property |
I wont take my child there. Not much for children
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$56
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kurucesme Mahallesi Yol Sokak No:2 | Ulus, Istanbul 34340, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul>  > Besiktas
  • Neighbourhood: Besiktas
  • Phone Number: +90 212 287 03 57
  • E-mail
Description
Open since 1994, Sunset is one of the leading fine dining restaurant in Istanbul.Located on a hilltop in Ulus Park in the European side Istanbul, the restaurant has a spectacular view of the Bosphorus and the Bosphorus Bridge and overlooking to Asian shoreline. Sunset has a longstanding reputation of excellent cuisine and impeccable service. The menu includes a vast selection of specialties from Mediterranean & Turkish cuisine and a Sushi Bar was added in 2000. Additionally, in 2006 internationally acclaimed Japanese Master Chef Hiroki Takemura joined Sunset Grill&Bar and his menu includes selections from "New Japanese Cuisine". Besides being a member of the Chaine des Rotisseurs since 1999, Sunset is the recipient of many international and domestic awards. In 2002 and 2009, Sunset was selected among the best restaurants in Europe by the Zagat Survey and was selected the best restaurant in Istanbul in 2004 by Time Out Istanbul. Also, in 1998, Sunset was invited to make a presentation at the James Beard Foundation. Sunset Grill&Bar Wine Cellar Besides offering an exceptional dining experience for our customers, comprised of Turkish and International culinary aficionados , we introduced a new concept to diners in Istanbul: some of the most valuable and rarest wines from around the world are available at Sunset Grill&Bar since 2004. Our stellar wine cellar includes everything from Petrus to La Tache, Chateau Latour to Sassiccaia, and Opus One to Chateau d'Yquem - all considered some of the finest wines in the world. Since 2012, Sunset Grill&Bar is being rewarded with "Best of Award of Excellence" by Wine Spectator and is the first restaurant in Turkey to receive this award. Also in 2014, Sunset Grill&Bar is rewarded by The World of Fine Wine's Best Wine List Awards.
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