The first episode of Food, People, Places dives into the culinary culture of Istanbul. We visited the city for a week and explored the magical metropolis that connects Europe and Asia. Sprawling markets, amazing streetfood, traditional restaurants - Istanbul is a fascinating place with many different culinary influences. Follow us on our journey where we discover who, where & what is happening in Istanbul's food culture!
Our favourite places:
Datli Maya -- A small restaurant with a big heart
Mandabatmaz - Turkish Coffee
Sahin Lokantase - traditional working man's lunch restaurant
Durumzade -- The best Durum in Istanbul
Balik Ekmek - Fish Sandwiches near the Galata Bridge
Karakoy Gulluoglu - Baklava and other Sweets
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Have you been to Istanbul yourself? What was your favourite place there? Let us know in the comments below!