I was so sure this place to be a French restaurant, because this neighborhood is sort of like a French quarter in Tokyo, and also because of this cafe in Paris:
|Au Soleil de la Butte|
http://nyctaloop.free.fr/index.html (an amazing photo site)
So I finally got to dine at this restaurant (La Lettera, not Paris) last week, and it was perfect (only, it turned out to be an Italian, not French). The food and the atmosphere were exquisite.
On that evening, my friend showed me some photos from his recent trip to Istanbul. One of them was:
He treated me with so many breathtaking photos, by the way. I really have to visit this city sometime soon.