Boncuk Meyhane is located at the famous and popular Nevizade Sokak, which is just off the Istiklal Caddesi. Nevizade Sokak is one of the best places in the world for a boisterous evening meal and people-watching. Boncuk is a great choice on this street.
The Abu Bekir Ratip Yali in Yenikoy, Istanbul, European side of the Bosphorus, circa 1850. Famous writers, film stars, world-renowned artists, ballet dancers, business leaders, Princes and Kings of European Empires, all congregated there in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries . It has some of the most beautiful ceiling paintings in Istanbul, and also one of the largest, most spectacularly verdant gardens with pools gushing with exotic fish behind the yali.