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Vostok Zapad

75/1 Toktogul str | intersection with Shopokov str, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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Ranked #49 of 114 Restaurants in Bishkek
Cuisines: International
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Bishkek
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Being a customer since the opening of the restaurant about five years ago I appreciate the good price for value meals in a nice atmosphere. Damira, the owner, has trained and is supervising herself the kitchen staff and takes even over as cook if her high standards are not fully observed. The Vostok or Eastern part of the menu is... More

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Vostok-Zapad, Public Relations Manager at Vostok Zapad, responded to this review

Herbert, thank you so much for your lovely review! We’re very happy to hear that you enjoyed our food and service! Personal greetings from Damira to you! More

Beijing, China
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Good place, very comfy. When I went there, it was empty - not a single customer, and it was 6 p.m already. I've had the greek salad and a grilled chicken breast. I also ordered freshly squeezed orange juice, but they ran out of it, so I've had a glass of water.

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Vostok-Zapad, Public Relations Manager at Vostok Zapad, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a review. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant! More

Astana, Kazakhstan
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This is "East/West" and has a nice menu selection, good food preparation, and nice small restaurant ambience. Food choices reflect the name. Drink choices are more standard but still varied. Enjoy a nice breakfast, lunch, or dinner or delivery if you prefer to stay in your hotel or home.

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Vostok-Zapad, Public Relations Manager at Vostok Zapad, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our food and beverages. More

Windsor, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I've been there 3 times with my foreign friends and none of us was ever dissappointed with this place. It is a good start for learning Kyrgyz cuisine, culture and hospitality. Tasty home style food, clean and nicely designed restaurant, staff is friendly and speaks English.

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Prelouc, Czech Republic
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Very decent establishment. Friendly staff able to help when foreigner is at a loss over menu. I'd say good place to try local cuisine. Solyanka soup was exactly what I needed in the cold evening.

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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

If you're looking for an authentic place where you can find traditional Kyrgyz food, then you have to remember that this place is targeted at foreigners. Therefore, they accept credit/debit cards. The quality of service is not according to high prices they offer for meals, nor does the quality of food stand out.

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Dunedin, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

We discovered this little gem a while ago but I don't like to write reviews until I have been to a restaurant several times to make sure it is consistently good! We used to go for breakfast as well as lunch and dinner and now I think its just open for lunch and dinner. The menu is in both russian... More

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