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Rafe

16 Bukeikhan Street, Kenessary | Near Congress Hall, Astana, Kazakhstan
+7 717 224 4900
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (12 reviews)
“gelato” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
16 Bukeikhan Street, Kenessary | Near Congress Hall, Astana, Kazakhstan
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Tried pasta before my Astana 42k marathon this September. Liked it. Recommend. It seems the kitchen is also Halal certified.

Thank Aidar B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I absolutely love the hot chocolate over here!! It is in fact real, molten chocolate and not just milk with 10gr choc powder.. it makes such a difference.. more than happy to have had the chance to discover this hidden gem! Also fresh fruit juice...More

Thank JennySMUC
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This is a very modern restaurant serving snacks, coffee/cake and full fare. Clean and comfortable with quick service (if it's not busy) and young staff who speak very good English. Comprehensive menu with something for everyone. Well worth a visit even though there are many...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Ate here at lunch time. Food was good and tasty. We drank passion fruit juice which was very good. Service was friendly. There were two menus, one in english and one had pictures of the portions.

Thank Tukano
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

..since food and location are perfect. Until they hired a new administrator. I am sorry to say that, but she always says 'NO we are full' with an angry face when she can free at least a few spots by separating long tables second part...More

Thank Tatyana G
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Be sure to book a table. Love their porridge and tea. Sometimes staff is rude. You can also visit a beauty salon upstairs for haircuts/manicure and eat rafes food there.

Thank Георгий С
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I generally don't like writing negative reviews as I know everyone tries hard to do their best, but when the food was as bad as what came during a lunch at Rafe, I just need to put this on record. It is incomprehensible that Rafe...More

2  Thank Chattan_k
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Spacious restaurant with a very big variety of salads, pasta and pizza. All with the finest ingredients. And the desserts including gelato is just wonderful. Prices for starter followed by main dish and a pot of tea are about $20 for 2 people.

Thank alexanderv129
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My girlfriend and I went here for brunch during the May Day long weekend. We arrived just after 11 and were able to get a table by the window. We were in time to order from the breakfast menu (served until noon) - she ordered...More

Thank Madgrad96
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The location of this place is nice, near the equestrian monument dedicated to Kenesary Khan and the walk along the river Ishim. However the service is too slow and the "Italian" pasta is always overcooked. Mezzelune with meat and gorgonzola sauce: the meat was terrible...More

Thank GLBonora
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Bukeikhan Street, Kenessary | Near Congress Hall, Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Akmola Province  >  Astana
  • Phone Number: +7 717 224 4900
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