Time Out says
5. Kat is one of those rare lasting places. Among the frequenters of 5. Kat, intellectual crowd of Cihangir and resident foreigners are at the top. The venue flashes its confidence right in the entrance with its red walls, magnificent view and supplementary classic and but simple furniture.
During the summer, they serve at the terrace with 120 people capacity (300 while standing). The view from the terrace covers panorama from Sarayburnu to Bosphorus Bridge. The restaurant is owned by actress Yasemin Alkaya and she is famous for her radiant tables and food. The menu offers selects from Itallian, French, Chinese and Cambodian cuisines. Many celebrities and theather artists visit the restaurant after their plays therefore the kitchen stays open until later hours. There are also special events being arranged in the venue where you can hear a pitch of pop, dance or rock music.