The Bagdat Street
The Bagdat Street
Bagdat Street is one of Istanbul's most opulent streets. A popular spot for both locals and tourists to stroll around, rest in its vast choice of luxury cafés, restaurants, bars, and pubs, shop at many popular brands' and boutique shops, and have a great day out activity on a beautiful Istanbul day. It is located on Istanbul's Asian side. Bagdat Street runs for 9 kilometers from the Bostanci area to the Kadikoy district's Goztepe neighborhood. It got its name from the route taken by Ottoman Sultan Murad IV on his way to the Baghdad Battle. During the Ottoman Sultan Abdulhamit II's reign, it became one of Istanbul's most affluent streets. Bagdat Street has been named as the world's fourth finest shopping street, according to a study conducted by a French business. The neighborhood surrounding the street is also a popular residential location for Istanbul residents. There are also several stunning mansions in the area. Along the streets, there are various luxury cafes, new generation coffee houses, restaurants, and shops. The numerous bars, pubs, and clubs provide excellent nightlife options for those looking to have a fun night in Istanbul.
How to Get There
Bagdat Street is located on Istanbul's Asian side, between the Bostanci and Goztepe areas of the Kadikoy district. The Marmaray train is the most convenient way to travel to Bagdat Street. Suadiye is the closest railroad station. Take the Yenikapi-Taksim-Haciosman M2 Metro line from Taksim to Yenikapi and transfer to the Marmaray train. Take the Bagcilar-Kabatas tram (T1 line) to Sirkeci and then transfer to the Marmaray train. Take the Marmaray train from Yenikapi. Take Metrobus Line 34 AS from Mecidiyekoy to Sogutlucesme, then transfer to the Marmaray train at Sogutlucesme. Take the M4 Metro line from Kadikoy to Tavsantepe and exit at Ayrilikcesmesi station to catch the Marmaray train.
Where to Spend Time
Historical Bagdad Dry Coffee Shop
We can start with a cup of coffee to explore the place on Bağdat Street. This place, where specially blended coffees are flavored with the desired aromas, has been decorating Bağdat Street with the smell of coffee for years. This place, which creates the impression of a cute and shabby place, will enchant you with the smell of coffee as soon as you enter the door. It is famous that many people who pass through Bagdat Street spend time drinking coffee or tea here. Historical Bagdat Kuru Kahvecisi, which creates a rich menu with flavored herbal teas and coffees, would like to welcome you in its place.
Burrito Shop is an address that blows the Mexican wind on Bağdat Street. If you like spicy and different dishes, you can stop by Burrito Shop where you can find delicacies from Mexican cuisine. When you want to try Mexican food in the most convenient way, this spot will be your place on Bağdat Street. Burrito, which draws attention with the swings used in its interior design, can take its place in your mind as one of the quality environments that offer you Mexican flavors. Worth to try!
The Crepe Escape
One of the most entertaining and enjoyable places of Caddebostan is with you. The Crepe Escape can be your breakfast and pancake spot. When you come here, you can cheer your stomach with soft pancakes, pancakes, waffle options and appetizing breakfast plates. Delicious desserts and coffees that increase the serotonin hormone are prepared for you at The Crepe Escape.