The only city in the world to span two continents, Istanbul blends European and Asian influences with great style. Home to one of the world s most distinctive cuisines, dining here is an experience to be savored. This compendium showcases the trendiest dining establishments, sure to please even the most sophisticated of sensibilities. With elegant interiors and audacious selections of Turkish and international dishes, Istanbul is home to a dynamic dining scene where you re sure to be dazzled. This invaluable overview to what s happening in Istanbul s dining scene is interspersed with a selection of recipes allowing you to recreate the Istanbul dining experience at home.