Cecconi's Istanbul

Cecconi's Istanbul

An Italian Oasis In The Heart Of Palazzo Corpi

March 13th, 2023

Cecconi's Istanbul is an oasis of sophistication and elegance, situated in the grand courtyard of the 19th-century Palazzo Corpi Building. With a strong focus on Italian cuisine, Cecconi's Istanbul is part of a global brand that has already established its reputation in other cities around the world such as London, Miami, LA, NYC, Berlin, Barcelona, and Amsterdam.

This modern-day classic Italian restaurant offers a luxurious experience for food enthusiasts, open for dinner six days a week and Sunday brunch.

Tables are available both indoors and outdoors, each set among lush olive trees in the tranquil garden setting.

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At Cecconi’s the menu surprises with a modern twist on traditional Northern Italian dishes, expertly crafted by Chef Alessio Biangini, who has worked before at Cecconi’s in Hollywood.

Chef Alessio Biangini ‘s innovative approach to Italian cuisine is evident in the restaurant's signature dishes, such as the lobster spaghetti with cherry tomatoes and basil, or the pizza with black truffle, zucchini flower, and ricotta.

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Start off your meal with some of their delicious cicchetti - fried olives and smoked beef are a classic combination that will tantalize your taste buds. Or try their zucchini fritti with lemon aioli or avocado and chickpea dip served with crudite.

If you're feeling indulgent go for the beef carpaccio served Venetian style with parmesan - guaranteed to impress.

Round off your visit by trying out one of Cecconi's salads; like their baby spinach, pumpkin and ricotta salad topped off with pomegranate (vegetarian), or little gem sprouts, avocado and cherry tomato salad (plant-based).

If you have room left after all that, Cecconi's famous pizzas won't disappoint! There's something here to suit every taste - from buffalo mozzarella and oregano (vegetarian option) to truffle zucchini flower ricotta (vegan).

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If seafood is your thing then order spaghetti lobster chilli tomato – it’s bound to be an amazing finish to a perfect evening at Cecconi's!

The restaurant also offers a wide selection of carefully curated wines from Italy and beyond, which are expertly paired with the dishes by the knowledgeable sommelier.

With its chic ambience, exceptional cuisine, and attentive service, Cecconi's is the ideal spot for a special occasion or a memorable night out with friends. A true gem in the heart of Istanbul and a must-visit destination for anyone who appreciates the finer things in life.