Rana by Topaz
Rana by Topaz is a contemporary Mediterranean cuisineand authentic Ottoman cuisine restaurant situated in Besiktas, right next to Dolmabahce Palace, the last residence of the Ottoman royal family. This unique location leads to the magnificent view of the Bosphorus and the Bosphorus Bridge. Rana by Topaz is open every day from 19.00 to 02.00, serving many contemporary Mediterranean cuisine and authentic Ottoman cuisine, as well as authentic Anatolian cuisine. This restaurant has the concept of modern Turkish tavern, guests are usually from the upper-class part of Turkish folk and tourists. It is a truly unique experience to dine right next to Bosphorus, feeling the texture of the sea and hearing calm waves will make your night remarkable. Its Professional, friendly and smiling crew is here to help you enjoy this peerless night as much as you can. Restaurant serves wide range of appetizers, salads, main dishes of meat, fish and vegetables. And their dessert menu is also on point. Its central location is perfect to explore different parts of the city and its closeness to private and public transportation points is valuable for arranging your schedule effectively. Its balcony and interior design are prepared by modern architects to fit nicely with the texture of the Bosphorus, while its succulent cuisine will be unforgettable for your belly, aesthetic harmony will be feasting your eyes.
If you are interested going to Rana by Topaz, we recommend that you look at our Dolmabahce Palace & Two Continents tour as well. In Dolmabahce Palace & Two Continents tour, we welcome you to the recent residence of the Ottoman Dynasty and the royal family. Dolmabahce Palace was used as the main residence for running state affairs, it also served as the living place of the Sultan and the royal family from 1856 to 1887 and 1909 to 1922. It is the final Palace of the Ottoman Empire, ordered by Abdulmecid I. It took 13 years to build this breath-taking Palace and the construction cost was 35 tons of gold. In total, Dolmabahce Palace was home to 5 different sultans of the Ottoman Empire and Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Turkish Republic, also lived and governed the Republic for a brief period, until he moved the capital to Ankara. This is also where Ataturk died in 1938 at 09.05, and in order to honor his memory, all clocks are stopped at 09.05 at Dolmabahce Palace. There you will also encounter the magnificent view of the Bosphorus and the Bosphorus Bridge. Next, we will go to Camlıca Hill, one of the seven hills of Istanbul. Camlıca hill offers a one in a lifetime opportunity to watch the sun go down over Bosphorus and Marmara Sea.
You should also know that Rana by Topaz is right next to Besiktas Stadium. If you are a fan of football, you can join our Besiktas Stadium tour. The stadium was originally built in 1947, and the first match ever played in here was against AIK Solna. After its renovation past year, it added more beauty and more glory to its already glorious history. You can have the once in a lifetime chance to run in the same field as many football stars from Turkey and all over the world has ran. With this pass, you will be able to visit the special areas of the tribune like press lounge, management hall, press conference room, locker room and guest team dressing room!
Rana by Topaz serves as a place to enjoy authentic Ottoman cuisine, contemporary Mediterranean cuisine with a breath-taking view of Bopshorus. It has been coloring the life of many guests since its establishment and serves as an elegant place to take your friends and loved ones and enjoy the beauty of Istanbul with the sunset.