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Gogola Str./Tolebaeeva also Ablayhana/Mametova & Kirova/Moulienova, Almaty, Kazakhstan
7(727)2610627
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good and affordable Chinese food

I'm Chinese, and it was so great to find a good Chinese restaurant in Almaty! Princessa is really big, so you can always get a table there (unless they're holding a special event). The food is really good - tastes authentic. Also, if you go in a group and order a few dishes, when you divide the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2014
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Albania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Centrally located this is a place with clean tables and regular menue. The food is mediocre, as well as the service

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Muscat Governorate, Oman
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The place doesn't look Chinese at all, the design inside is very basic. They have an English menu which was good, we tried a variety of food(beef, chicken, fish, and bread). Nothing stands out to be honest, but the prices there are quite cheap.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I'm Chinese, and it was so great to find a good Chinese restaurant in Almaty! Princessa is really big, so you can always get a table there (unless they're holding a special event). The food is really good - tastes authentic. Also, if you go in a group and order a few dishes, when you divide the cost up, it's... More 

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Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

if you want to have a nice chinese meal here is the place. the staff is very friendly the portion are huge and very good the level of spices is excellent and the price range is very acceptable

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Almaty
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I love going there with my family. The place with reasonable prices (which is unusual for Almaty) and good quality food. Book a table in advance - usually there is too crowded. Kirova/Moulienova restaurant has the better taste of the same meals, then in other Princess restaurant. Order everything, except Chinese duck (for it we go to another place, where... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

It used to be very nice restaurant but now its getting worse. The food is not that good anymore. This is Chinese restaurant .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

So very tasty that you forget the interior ;-) Packed with people because it is the best place for Chinese food in Almaty. The restaurant is very brightly lit but you will not notice because your taste buds are singing of joy! So very tasty. Service is quick, friendly and adequate. In hot periods they do not manage to keep... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

Princessa is the place to be when I am in Almati and want to stuff myself with no nonsense food without hurting the budget. Don't expect anything fancy and posh because there isn't, instead there are dishes full of flavor and taste with generous portions. Anybody who likes Chinese must visit this place. Go as early as possible or make... More 

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

The food is really chinese, quite good, but the place is not absolutely clean, you feel smells everywhere, it's not expensive, so it's a place for a person who does not really care about a place but likes chinese food.

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Phuket, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Dont really know why this place is rated No.1 restaurant in Almaty. It is only average chinese food with reasonable pricing. Nothing special at all, we really only liked the aspargus salad, the rest was Ok but nothing special. The ambient of the place we have been ( Tolebayeva/Gogola ) was more like in a canteen at a train station... More 

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Additional Information about Princessa

Address: Gogola Str./Tolebaeeva also Ablayhana/Mametova & Kirova/Moulienova, Almaty, Kazakhstan
Phone Number: 7(727)2610627
Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Almaty
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

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  • Address: Gogola Str./Tolebaeeva also Ablayhana/Mametova & Kirova/Moulienova, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Almaty
  • Phone Number: 7(727)2610627

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

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