Galata House is a family run restaurant located in Galata neighborhood. The building was used by the British Empire as a Civil Prison in the early 1900s. They serve both Georgian and Russian food. There is also live music (w/ piano) after 8pm. It can be a great spot for a romantic dinner date.
The owner couple is very sociable intellects, who architects/city planners. It can be great to hear the stories of the building, and the neighborhood from them.
It's on the steep hill that goes to Karakoy from Galata tower.