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Marco Polo Restaurant

) #3 of 106 Restaurants in Dushanbe ££ - £££ , European, Middle Eastern
Merza Tursom Zadah 80, Dushanbe 734000, Tajikistan
+992 917 02 7427
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (6 reviews)
“mixed plate” (2 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Afghani, European, Middle Eastern, Halal
££ - £££
Merza Tursom Zadah 80, Dushanbe 734000, Tajikistan
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We ate outside in a little courtyard with a fountain (that seemed to leak dangerously near the lights) - it felt odd being overlooked by the neighbours. Inside the decor is made to look like a cave, which is quite fun. The restaurant was happy...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The food was good, esp. the meat dishes (the beef kebab).The mixed plate of appetizers is a good option. I had the eggplant dish as a main course - tasty. The service was fine. The interior is bizarre but certainly unique.

1  Thank christina s
Reviewed 12 February 2017

They did not get the awful Marco Polo joke when I walked in, but it was otherwise an excellent dining experience, if a tad quiet. The cave decor sort of works in winter, and thankfully they had some kW bar heaters on projected on to...More

1  Thank MasAndy
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Food is ok but very pricey. The atmosphere is kind of depressing during the day. It's supposed to look like a cave I guess.

Thank Marcia P
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Good service. Quite unusual interior. Tried the Tikka Kebab, perfect bbq'ed tender juicy tasty meat from beef

1  Thank Jtjkz
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant although the inside is a bit unusual. Sit in the garden. You can get some Italian meals if you want a break from the local food or there is an Afghan menu which we had which was very good. Not too expensive and...More

Thank MarkB186338
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I was a regular customer while living in Dushanbe. Afghan and 'European' menus available. I mostly ate Afghan, which is tasty, rich and heavy - definitely try the potato turnover! Service is always friendly and English is fine. From European menu the mushroom soup is...More

2  Thank Em W
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Unique menu and helpful crew. We came back after the first time, it is totally worth it. try for the dumplings. The wifi is good, although some areas outside are having a bad reception.

2  Thank kikibh400
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing friendly employees everything was adorable I suggest try once you won't forget that place . Worth 10 stars but I have to put 5.

1  Thank tamana P
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Good local / Afgani option in a nice setting (cave decor). Good choice, friendly service. The food itself may be slightly on the "heavy" side.

2  Thank Alexander P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merza Tursom Zadah 80, Dushanbe 734000, Tajikistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Tajikistan  >  Dushanbe
  • Phone Number: +992 917 02 7427
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