Deraliye Ottoman Palace Cuisine

Perfectly located in the heart of old istanbul few minutes away from basilica Cistern and the Topkapı Palace, Deraliye Restaurant offers a selection of dishes that used to be served at the court of the Ottoman Empire. We invite you to embark on our historical voyage and experience the exclusive delight of a menu fit for a sultan.

Historical flavors from the Ottoman Palace now at Deraliye throughout the winter season.

Presenting the dissapearing traditional flavors of the Ottoman Palace Cuisine, Deraliye  is ready to welcome the winter with the specialized menu.

The winter menu which has been served since November consist of some traditional flavors prepared by depending upon their original ingredients such as the Goose Kebab, “Mutancana”, Grape Molasses Stuffed Quince, Lamb’s shank thich dressed with eggplant puree on phyllo dough, Hassa Borek, Sour Cherry Stuffed Vine Leaves and “Levzine”. You can see some resources below from which the dish recipes do stem.

You will be enjoying the live classical Turkish Music on Fridays and Saturdays throughout the winter season.

Deraliye serving from 12:00 a.m. till the midnight, every day, will be surprising you, the distinguished guests by showing up with different palace flavors to be picked up for special weeks.

MUTANCANA as one of the most important dishes which had been cooked for the second Mehmet, the Conquer; Mutancana is one of dishes which had been presented to notables in circumcision feast of 1539.

Grape Molasses Stuffed Quince the recipe for Grape Molasses Stuffed Quince does stam from documents belonging to the circumcision feast that was organized in 1539 by Sultan Süleyman the Magnificient on the behalf of his son, second Bayezid the Prince and Changir Shah.


Locating next to the Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque which do represent the granduer of Byzantium and Ottoman Empires successively and also being specialized on the Ottoman Palace Cuisine, DERALIYE will serve you with its decent decoration and gracious staff.


Address: Divanyolu Cad, Alemdar Mah, Ticarethane Sk, No:10 Sultanahmet / Istanbul

Phone: +90 212 520 77 78

Fax:      +90 212 520 77 79