There are numerous traditional venues in Asmalı Mescit neighborhood of Beyoğlu. Most of these places are taverns and have many regular customers. It is possible to spend long hours in the evening, socialize with friends and drink alcohol in these places that keep the traditional tavern culture alive. Yakup 2 Asmalı is among the most well-known of these locations. The restaurant, which now has a location in Ataşehir, is a true classic place. Cozy atmosphere, paintings on the walls, pleasant sitting area…Yakup 2 Asmalı is a really unique venue. It has been open since 1977, and it features a beautiful garden.
The menu here is also great. There are many classic dishes in the place, which has been working with the same chef for many years. Appetizers such as fava, muhammara, purslane with yoghurt are especially popular. Hot appetizers like paneer with cheese, grilled octopus and calamari are also excellent choices. For main courses, you can choose meatballs, chops, sea bass and chicken skewers. A truly different tavern experience awaits you at Yakup 2 Asmalı.