Top 10 Samarkand Restaurants and Cafes

Reviews of Popular Cafes and Restaurants in Samarkand

As well as in other regional cities, Samarkand restaurants and cafes specialize on national Uzbek cuisine. It is worth to taste Samarkand pilaf, different from Tashkent, Khiva, Bukhara pilafs, adding to the traditional dish something new. Tourist oriented restaurants are located in some distance from the renowned Registan Square. Also in Samarkand national houses and family-run restaurants you can try nokhat-shourpa (thick mutton broth with local peas Nokhat), manty (stuffed pastry, steamed) and Samarkand somsa. In some Samarkand restaurants and cafes you can enjoy national show and dances, national music, during your lunch or dinner.

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PlatanPrice: $$$
Reviews: 1 Platan Restaurant, Samarkand Address: Pushkin str. 2, Samarkand
Phone: +99866-233-80-49
Cuisine: Uzbek, European
Working hours: 10:00-23:00
Popular dishes: shashlik, Hunter's chicken, lavash with cheese, various cream-soups
Description: Original design of the restaurant Platan does not leave indifferent anyone. Decoration of the interior is made of natural materials (stone, wood).
Karimbek cafe, Samarkand Address: Gagarin str. 194, Samarkand
Phone: +99866-237-77-39
Cuisine: Uzbek, European
Working hours: 08:00-23:00
Popular dishes: shashliks, pilaff
Description: Café Karimbek is one of the popular venues among the other catering places of the Bek restauraunt chain. It is located in iranian mahalla, opposite the hotel "Tumaris". It has several halls, designed in national style.
Astoria Classic Restaurant, Samarkand Address: A. Temur str. 14, Samarkand
Phone: +99890-6001881
Cuisine: European, Uzbek
Working hours: 10:00-23:00
Popular dishes: mutton dish with dried apricots, cream soup of squash, skewered chicken, jellied fruits, honeyed fruits
Description: Restaurant Astoria Classic amazes with wide range of European cuisine and rich decoration of halls
Reviews: 3 The Old City Restaurant, Samarkand Address: A. Jomiy str. 100/1, Samarkand
Phone: +99866-233-80-20, +99893-346-80-20
Cuisine: European, Uzbek, Vegetarian
Working hours: 10:00-23:00
Popular dishes: lamb in foil, cream soups (tomato, pumpkin, potato), dymlama, arabica, Khan's meat dish
Description: Small homelike The Old City restaurant offers wide range of national, European and vegetarian dishes. Cozy atmosphere of restaurant, nice background music, hall with fireplace do not leave anyone indifferent.
Reviews: 1 Registan Restaurant, Tashkent Address: Registanskaya str.5, Samarkand
Phone: +99890-742-15-48
Cuisine: Uzbek, European, Vegetarian
Working hours: 08:00-23:00
Popular dishes: "Karakhan" (fried meat with dried apricots), wheat soup, cream soups, samsa, manty, pilaff
Description: Restaurant Registan is very attractive for tourists due to its location opposite to Registan Square. The restaurant offers wide range of dishes of national, European and vegetarian cuisine
National house Muborak-opa Address: Turon str. 16, Samarkand
Phone: +99866-237-46-21
Cuisine: Uzbek
Advance reservation
Popular dishes: manty, pilaff, lyulya kebab, khanum, shashlyk
Description: National house of Muborak-opa amazes with hospitality and national style. Hostess Muborak opa always welcomes guests of Samarkand. Hostess Muborak-opa pays special attention to different tastes of guests, including vegetarian menu. Advance ordering is required.
Restaurant Samarkand, Samarkand Address: 54 M. Koshgariy str., Samarkand
Phone: +99866-233-35-91
Cuisine: Uzbek, European
Working hours: 10:00-23:00
Popular dishes: Jjiz-biz, Pilaf
Description: The Samarkand restaurant located in the same-name city is one of the popular places to hold white tie lunches and dinners. Located in the center of Samarkand, it is found near the Winemaking Museum named after Khovrenko.
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