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“Tasty gem!!”
Review of Uzbekistana

Uzbekistana
Ranked #140 of 1,004 Restaurants in Riga
Price range: US$18 - US$35
Cuisines: Asian
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Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Traditional Uzbekistan food in Riga
New York City, New York
Level 6 Contributor
136 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Tasty gem!!”
Reviewed 30 October 2013 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner, very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Very authentic decor and atmosphere.
Started with eggplant with cheese and tomato, daikon radish with meat and homemade kimchee! All fresh and delicious
Uzbekski plov - pilaf was served by a chef at our table with side of tomatoes cucumbers and roasted garlic
Soup with homemade little pelmeni(dumplings) was superb!
For dessert - panacotta with raspberries light and tasty
Local Latvian beer was a delight.
Will come back for sure

  • Visited October 2013
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Riga, Riga, Latvia
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Before was better”
Reviewed 10 August 2013

Is a spoilt place now ,first year from the opening was much better,service is average,but the worst was shashlik ,is really not tasty at all and do not have any taste like fresh ,good made meal ,only the good thing was grilled vegetables ,what had nice taste and big size,also fresh apple juice i liked,but is nothing to compare with chicken shashlik with no taste and too much of garlic.

  • Visited July 2013
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Unusual menu”
Reviewed 18 July 2013

It was good to eat something different and I really enjoyed the food here. I recommend the plov as the meat was very tender. I found the service cold but that may have been in comparison to our meals elsewhere.

Visited July 2013
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Thank Belinda89
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Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A delightful restaurant with unique cuisine!”
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We took a short cab ride (2 lats) to a great restaurant who served exquisite meals. Having never eaten this type food before we asked for help from the waitress, who was dressed in fancy garb we guessed was of the countries origin. We ordered dishes that could shared. The main one was dished out by the chef himself. Some had wine, others enjoyed bottled water. It was definitely one of the highlights of our eating out. Being from Connecticut. And Washington State, it was definitely a treat we'll remember.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank Joseph S
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Brisbane
Level 5 Contributor
79 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Great food, nice atmosphere”
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We enjoyed our lunch in the Uzbekistan restaurant very much. The specialties were tasted great, the service was nice and we had a lot of fun tasting the hot sauce standing at the table between the salt and pepper. It was really hot....and delicious :-)

Visited May 2013
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Thank Barbora G
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