ISTANBUL NIGHTLIFE - TURKEY

Istanbul is probably the most lively city in Turkey for nightlife and variety, and there are many city centers to this huge city, each one having their own range of fashionable bars, clubs and pubs. Some of the main centers on the European side to enjoy the city's night life are at Taksim/Beyoglu, Levent, Etiler, Nisantasi, areas along the Bosphorus and Sultanahmet. There is also the Asian Side, such as Kadikoy and Bagdat Street.



 



 

RECOMMENDED ISTANBUL BARS & NIGHTCLUBS


Babylon
Open everyday 22.00 - 04.00
Live performances of different
ethnic, rock, jazz bands.
Seyhbender Sok. no: 3
Asmalimescit / Taksim

292 73 68

Big Buddha
Open everyday 12.00 - 02.00
Very popular among high society.
Intercontinental dishes are
also available.
Levent cad no:15 1.Levent


Cheers
A popular young tourist
hang-out in the old city.
Serves sandwiches and salads.
Akbiyik Cad no:20
Sultanahmet

Dulcinea
Plays Jazz, Classical,
Ethnic music.
Open everyday 10.00 - 02.00
Istiklal Cad. Meselik Sok
no:20 Taksim
245 10 71

High End
Open everyday 24.00 - 04.00
Plays techno, dance, house music
18 - 35 age group .
Nispetiye Cad no:4 Etiler
287 73 80


Hayal Kahvesi
Live performances of local bands
Rock, Pop, Jazz is played
and delicious food is served.
Buyukparmakkapi Sok no:19
Taksim

244 25 58


Sortie
Open only in summers
Popular among high society.
Nightclub complex with restaurants.
Muallim Naci cad 141-142
Kurucesme
287 82 82

 


Roxy
Open everyday 22.00 - 04.00
Underground, Pop, Rock
Expect a cover charge.
Siraselviler Cad.
Aslanyatagi Sok Taksim

245 65 39

Sefahathane
Open everyday 10.00 - 02.00
Plays trendy music and popular among the cool types.
Istiklal Cad. Atlas Passage
Beyoglu
251 22 45

 

Or for an alternative to a Bosphorus restaurant,
you may also like to take a romantic Bosphorus Dinner Cruise by private motor boat.