Da Mario is another successful enterprise by Istanbul Doors, the owner of many top-notch spots in Istanbul, such as Zuma and Anjelique. Highly commended for being one of the most authentic Italian restaurants in Istanbul, Da Mario springs from the kitchens of Southern Italy, offering the best that Italy has from home-made pastas to wood-fire pizzas. A comprehensive wine menu compliments the delectable meals.
An upscale eatery that consistently performs above expectations, Da Mario is located in a lovely, secluded, two-story villa in Etiler with indoor and outdoor dining areas.It has a clean, modern aesthetic with crisp table cloths and a marble-topped bar. Its great service, spectacular presentation, and delicious Italian cuisine keep Da Mario as one of the preferred Italian restaurants in Istanbul. Although a frequent meeting spot for business lunches, Da Mario is also favored for small group gatherings by friends and family.
Fenerbahçe: Wyndham Hotel, Fener Kalamış Caddesi; P: (0216) 348 23 38
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