Nightlife & the Arts in Istanbul

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Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
 
5. Kat
A rather pricey restaurant that turns into a...
Bars Beyoglu
 
A'ya Lounge
Sultanahmet doesn't have many noteworthy...
Bars Sultanahmet
 
Akbank Sanat
Sponsored by one of Turkey's largest private...
Arts Centers, Concerts Istanbul
 
Anjelique
Overlooking the Ortaköy waterfront, Anjelique's...
Dance Clubs The Bosphorus
 
Araf
Located on one of Istanbul's busiest nightlife...
Bars Beyoglu
 
Babylon
This is Istanbul's top live music space, hosting...
Music Clubs Beyoglu
 
Balkon
A sixth-floor bar and lounge, Balkon has...
Bars Beyoglu
 
Bebek Bar
With its masculine interior decor that brings to...
Bars The Bosphorus
 
Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall
Located off Cumhuriyet Caddesi between Taksim and...
Concerts Istanbul
 
Garajistanbul
Located in the basement of a parking lot near...
Concerts Istanbul
 
Hayal Kahvesi
One of Beyoğlu's longest-running live music...
Music Clubs Beyoglu
 
Hodjapasha Culture Center
Housed in a nicely restored 15th-century hammam,...
Arts Centers Istanbul
 
Karga Bar
The longest-established and most popular venue on...
Bars Asian Shore
 
KV
Tucked into a late 19th-century open-air...
Bars Beyoglu
 
Lâl
The best thing about this low-key café/bar on...
Bars Asian Shore
 
Leb-i Derya
The reward for finding this sixth-floor rooftop...
Bars Beyoglu
 
Mama Shelter
The enormous rooftop terrace on the top of Mama...
Bars Beyoglu
 
Mevlâna Education and Culture Society
A local dervish group, the Mevlâna Education and...
Dance, Music Istanbul
 
Nardis Jazz Club
One of Istanbul's few dedicated jazz venues, the...
Music Clubs Beyoglu
 
NuTeras
The rooftop of a historic building (known as...
Dance Clubs Beyoglu
 
Şahika
On a narrow street lined with basic beer joints...
Bars Beyoglu
 
Salon İKSV
This top-notch performance space is housed in the...
Music Clubs Beyoglu
 
Sortie
If you want to mingle with Istanbul's rich and...
Dance Clubs The Bosphorus
 
The W Lounge
The stylish yet comfortable lounge/bar in the W...
Bars The Bosphorus

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