Oryantal 1741 at Cağaloğlu Hamam in Fatih is a delightful culinary destination that combines tradition and innovation to offer a unique gastronomic experience. Oryantal 1741 takes classic Turkish kebabs from Thrace, Anatolia, and Mesopotamia and reinterprets them with a modern twist, following the principles of “Restaurant 1741.” This blend of tradition and innovation is at the heart of its culinary approach. The restaurant is located within Cağaloğlu Hamam, Oryantal 1741 is situated in a place with a rich cultural history dating back 300 years. This historical backdrop adds to the charm of the dining experience.
The menu is centered around a fireside and a stone oven, featuring a variety of popular Turkish kebabs. Additionally, there are creative interpretations like Tirit with pita, traditional pita Haçapuri with Trabzon cheeses, Minced Reyhanlı with fresh spices and pita with “Pumpkin and Local Mozzarella.”, Also, dishes like “Muammara,” “Tablacı Salad,” and “Casserole Yogurt” provides a unique and innovative Turkish cuisine experience.
In addition to all these; Oryantal 1741 offers a different selection of kebabs that represent various regions where kebab originated including Şanlıurfa, Diyarbakır, Gaziantep, the Aegean coasts and even Iranian influences. This diversity ensures a rich and varied dining experience. Also the restaurant has a ocakbaşı part which you can have your dinner next to chef.