PePo Cafe and Restaurant
Pepo’s Galata is a colorful, warm and cozy place in Galata. Pepo’s Galata is a joyful place in the middle of spiritual environment. Its delicacies await you with a friendly staff. It has a wide menu on meals, snacks and beverages. It offers combination of contemporary Turkish cuisine and authentic Turkish cuisine. Pepo’s Galata serves milkshakes, smoothies and juices to cool you of in the heated touristic day. Pepo’s Galata has a gentle atmosphere where you can relax and enjoy beauties of Galata.
You may be interested to check out our İstiklal Street Tour.It starts with you meeting our guides, then they will accompany you on the discovery of the many little side streets of İstiklal street. There you will have the advantage of exploring many historic buildings and many souvenir shops. Taksim street has been one of the most famous streets of Istanbul, attracting millions of tourists every year. Taksim Street is the home of many historical buildings, embassies, fancy hotels, theatres, restaurants and many international and local shops of Istanbul. This is a half-day tour, where you will discover beauties of Taksim street and have a chance to chat with our guide about background of Taksim and you will be equipped with trivial facts about certain historic structures. You will also visit the magnificent Armenian and Romanic churches and explore the breath-taking environment. This tour will also show that even though Taksim has countless beauties in it, Asmali Mescit and Meze by Lemon tree is an excellent way to relieve your tiredness in the middle of the city.
On your visit to Istanbul, we encourage you to visit Archeology Museum, a museum awarded as the museum of the year by the European Council! Archeology Museum consists three main units: the Istanbul Archaeological Museums, the Ancient Orient Museum and Tiled Kiosk Museum. It embraces more than 1 million historical artifacts from Archaic, Classical, Hellenistic, Roman eras and more. The Archeology Museum was founded in 1891 under the name of Imperial Museum, under the reign of Sultan Abdulhamid II and commissioned by the famous archeologist, painter and curator Osman Hamdi. Archeology museum holds countless historical artifacts from these different eras like the Sarcophagies of Alexander the Great and King Tabnit. These were unearthed from Lebanon and brought back to Istanbul. The main building was designed and built by the famous architect Alexandre Vallaury. Our guide will escort and inform you in this unique museum, and you will have the joy of discovering ancient relics, art, religious items. One of the most interesting items being exhibited are chains of the Golden Horn. This chain was used as a barricade by Byzantine Empire to prevent Istanbul’s’ conquest by Mehmet. You will also see first examples of an ancient clock, dated back to 1stcentury B.C., this clock made of red stone and has 12 equally distant lines on it. It is amazing to see the journey of time keeping and this emphasizes the importance of time even on ancient eras. Archeology museum is also the home of Hammurabi’s codes. Hammurabi was the sixth king of first Babylonian dynasty, and his world-famous codes of law were written on a 2.23m long stela. Even though some parts of these mesmerizing codes are lost or broken, this still holds a light upon the development of governmental and civil laws of an ancient society and gives us insight on bases of our laws today. The oldest love poem known is also exhibited in Archeology Museum. Approved by Guinness Record Committee, this poem was written around 2037 B.C. History you will find in the Archeology Museum wouldn’t fit here, so if you are interested in story of the humankind, you should visit and observe these peerless artifacts. Our guides will help you in this unique journey and detail whatever you wish to learn!
You should also know that when you come to or leave Istanbul, whether to Sabiha Gokcen or Istanbul Airport, we can provide you with our transfer services. Istanbul`s beauty also comes from its size, but from time to time this can be a problem. With our airport services, you will be able to program your schedule effectively and with comfort. This transportation service can be provided for maximum 5 people on one vehicle. Our transferman will reach to the airport prior to your landing and will arrive to your pick-up location to ensure you reach the airport in enough time to arrange your flight procedures. Don’t forget to use our Istanbul unlimited internet service to keep your communication with the online World alive! You know how hard life can become these days without always having the internet to guide you through your visits, we are here for you to solve this problem too!
Pepo’s Galata’s cozy atmosphere will lift your soul and its diverse meal and beverage options will feast you. It is a great place to discover some authentic Ottoman cuisine as well.