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Gargarina St. 194, Samarkand 140164, Uzbekistan
+998 66 221 27 56
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“shashlik” (9 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
“kebab” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
££ - £££
Gargarina St. 194, Samarkand 140164, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant tends to cater for large parties and tour groups. Unfortunately, the service is poor and expect a long wait for your meals with some taking over an hour to arrive. If you sit outside the noise and fumes from the traffic are considerable...More

Thank William899
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Karimbek is one of the local restaurants of Samarkand which offers good food (but not expensive). The restaurant is so popular and when you order something be patient because it may take time. But waiting time is worth it!

Thank Beeckk7888
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My first meal in Samarkand was a lunch at Karimbek that was recommended by the tour guide. In all aspects, a big disappointment. The positive side of it is that from this moment on I choose my own restaurants and had much better experiences. A...More

Thank MagrusCascais
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We went to this restaurant a couple of time. It is a big one offering a good choose of local delicacies. It is the party place for local big families. It is nice to seat in the veranda. Food was good and very fresh. It...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We were recommended this place by our guide for dinner and we truly enjoyed ourselves though we were almost already full from the hefty lunch we had earlier that day.

Thank engHabib
Reviewed 27 May 2017

A mediocre experience by all standard, with a creative staff that sought to add fictive amounts to our bill.

Thank Huginbk
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

i was with my family and we had lunch there today.. soup was superb.. they call it "Shee" (i think misspelled it).. the sashlik was also yummy .. a bit salty to my taste but yummy .. they had a dance floor inside the restaurant.....More

Thank ELsbeth F
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Popular local restaurant but on upper side of ambient, service and price (though still you pay less than 40eur for 4 people, wine included). You can find good shaslik all tound Uzbekistan, but this one was really superb. All kinds of. And vegetable shaslik as...More

Thank SimplyDrapi
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This was our second worst meal in Uzbekistan. The quality of the food wasn't awful but it wasn't great. The rice and potatoes were greasy but the chicken and beef meat were passable. The waiters kept hovering which was a bit awkward at times. When...More

1  Thank Constantlyontheroad
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We were large group of 14 people. As soon we entered in restaurant female manager greeted us and directed us to the table which one we reserved. After short thought my father decided to change the table which was not easy task for manager, but...More

Thank Manuchehr1988
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gargarina St. 194, Samarkand 140164, Uzbekistan
  • Location: Asia  >  Uzbekistan  >  Samarqand Province  >  Samarkand
  • Phone Number: +998 66 221 27 56
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