library & restaurant
Why locals love it
Locals adore this place. Set in the former Imperial Ottoman Bank headquarters in Karaköy, it offers top-notch art exhibitions and superb views. It also houses a specialised public library and archive, research spaces and a conference hall.
Why you should visit it
If you enjoy feeding your mind with creative exhibitions, losing yourself in libraries, admiring spectacular views and relishing delicious food, chances are SALT Galata will turn out to be your favourite spot in the city!
There’s a lovely fine dining restaurant on the top floor, and a more casual café downstairs.