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#525 of 4,882 Restaurants in Prague
££ - £££, , Vegetarian Friendly
Ricni 563/1, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 773 870 000
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Central Asian, Uzbek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Ricni 563/1, Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, Uzbekistan restaurant in the heart of Prague. Very pleasant experience, waiter very polite. Food extremely tasty.

Thank Predrag K
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I have never eaten Uzbek food before, so I cannot pass judgement on how authentic the food is here, but it certainly tastes very good indeed. The three of us shared a variety of interesting and well-prepared dishes and were more than satisfied. The restaurant...More

Thank Jed W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We went for holiday in prague from london. Coming from London and it being a central city of all cultural cuisines. we like to try and dine out the best of restaurants. We come across many restaurants with huge names this that...and i have been...More

Thank Sunshine M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very nice looking restaurant with good staf. Very helpful in chosing meals from the menu. Food was very tasty and prices low. Position close to Karls bridge.

Thank Gerd L
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Food was mainly good, however, I found the meat could be a bit dry in places, not sure if the cuisine was usually like this as I have never has Uzbek food before. The baklava was also not like filo pastry but was more like...More

Thank BlarghBlargh
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were a little skeptical but decided to give this restaurant a go. My partner and I traveled to Uzbekistan a few years ago - and previously I had traveled quite extensively in Central Asia. The good news is - the food is totally authentic....More

Thank jcrane66
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The dishes in this Uzbek restaurant were mainly tasty; hence foodwise the place was fine. Politeness and normal friendliness of the staff was lacking, though.More

1  Thank Martin P
Samarkand R, Generální ředitel at Samarkand, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Martin, Thank you for visiting our restaurant. I very appreciate your review and was disappointed knowing that you were not treated properly by some of our staff members. If it is possible, may I know who was serving you, so I could take actions...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Tasty food and original menu, perfect staff. Chebireki were mist than perfect....Very clean. Defenitely will come next time.

Thank Isaac G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I had dinner here recently and was disappointed in the experience. The dish I ordered, the lamb kebab, was really small lamb chops, served with onion, potatoes, and a side salad. The lamb was reasonably tasty, but not grilled as I'd expected in a kebab...More

Thank LMOverby
Samarkand R, Manažer at Samarkand, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am very sorry for your disappointment, however, there is an explanation in menu of how this food is being prepared and Uzbekistani Kazan Kebab - is a roasted chops with potatoes in "kazan" - which is our...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

First time here, last time too. Found this place on the way to the town and was impressed by daily menu shown on display. So went in and decided to try it. In the end we ordered something different from regular menu and I was...More

Thank Rama K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central Asian, Uzbek, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ricni 563/1, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Malá Strana (Little Quarter)
  • Neighbourhood: Malá Strana (Little Quarter)
  • Phone Number: +420 773 870 000
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