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) #82 of 1,678 Restaurants in Almaty ££ - £££ Asian, Russian
Gornaya St., 548, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
+7 727 271 6222
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 May 2017
“was staying at hotel next door”
2 Aug 2016
“Interior to be renovated but cousin not bad”
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Asian, Russian
££ - £££
Gornaya St., 548, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

wanted to have a great steak and a nice beer, this was a fabulous steak with pepper sauce !!, the service was very good, the prices were ok, upon arrival the restaurant was a little quiet but then people started arriving I would definetly go...More

Thank onlyoneball
Reviewed 3 August 2016

the premises of Samal restaurant are in a very beautiful location up to the hill before the Medeo skating ring , the place needs some renovation but the menu is interesting and rich , a mix of Arab Lebanese with some local recipes in between...More

Thank Dodo57_13
Reviewed 9 July 2015

This is one of the best restaurants providing you a couple-hours-escape from the city. It is quite high in the mountains and the air is great. I was disappointed when they removed thai sets from menu - it was just great. Still, Arabian set is...More

1  Thank Maxim G
Reviewed 16 May 2014

went there with my business partner and had a very good dinner. the choice of the meat is large and it is very delicious the service was good large choice of beverage but you have to try the local beer "l'entrecote"

2  Thank Greg L
Reviewed 25 February 2014

The combination of great service and good quality food is so hard to find in Almaty, that this restaurant is a winner whether on business with family or friends. Have their entrecote lamb shashlik.

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 8 December 2013

Samal is a stunning restaurant located a short drive outside of the city. The mountain air is a lot cleaner and the restaurnt itself does not disappoint. The food here was brilliant and both Kazakh and European dishes were readily available in huge. Not only...More

Thank daymannightman
Reviewed 8 August 2013

went here during the day so it was very quite. The atmosphere of the upstairs terrace is really nice, there are a number of lounge sofas and some more private table settings. Service was good and food delicious. Also nice that it's a bit cooler...More

Thank Dutchtraveller1979
Reviewed 29 May 2013

It is a located on the way to Medeo and Shymbulak, so it is a good place to fuel up before heading back to the city. It can also be a pretty good introduction to a local cuisine as well as middle eastern. It is...More

1  Thank TravelNotes15
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  • Address: Gornaya St., 548, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Almaty
  • Phone Number: +7 727 271 6222
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