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Seifullina Ave., 500, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
+7 727 267 6126
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Espoo, Finland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2013

We visited this restaurant on a Saturday evening and were greeted by a friendly English-speaking woman in traditional clothes, who showed us to our table. Unfortunately she then returned to the entrance and we got an impersonal waiter who didn't speak English. The beshbarmak didn't taste almost anything and we had to throw in loads of salt and pepper to... More 

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Almaty
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2012

I enjoyed my food in Zheruik in Almaty few times this year. I had a very tasty Beshbarmak (national dish made of meat and pasta like lazania blades cooked in bouillon) and not bad kuyrdak (also a national dish). I was surprised how good was the beshbarmak because I always said that you only can have a properly made one... More 

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New York City, New York
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575 reviews
414 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2012

I had my first dinner in Almaty at Zheruik and it was a great experience. I absolutely wanted to taste local food and the staff at Rixos where I was staying recommended Zheruik. The location is very convenient, 1 minute away from the Rixos, on the same street. The staff at Zheruik was super helpful and recommended a few local... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2012

This used to be a place which is where locals would bring their foreign friends to try local food. This means nice interior, big portions and high sticker price. Local food is often made with sheep meat, which is fatty, and thus, cools very quickly (and horse meat, which tastes great but may not be acceptable for some).

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Thank Janet H
Almaty
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2011

This is the place to go to try Kazakh national cuisine: beshpaak, kuyrdak and baursak! The food is Kazakh, not Russian as categorized here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian
Meals
Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seifullina Ave., 500, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Almaty
  • Phone Number: +7 727 267 6126

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?