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Zharokova St., 282, Almaty 50060, Kazakhstan
7-727-2476318
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: http://www.turandot.kz/en/

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Quiet Chinese

As a frequent visitor of the Princessa the sister restaurant of Turandot Furmanova I found some pluses and some minuses about this nicely decorated and quiet restaurant. The hygien standarts are higher but lacks the taste and the portions sizes and the prices are higher by some 70%.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2013
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Izmir, Turkey
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Istanbul
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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I've had Chinese in many places in the world, but the Turandot has consistently over the past 18+ years has delivered tasty and wonderful meals. No pork, btw, as it is Dungan.

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Izmir, Turkey
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112 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

As a frequent visitor of the Princessa the sister restaurant of Turandot Furmanova I found some pluses and some minuses about this nicely decorated and quiet restaurant. The hygien standarts are higher but lacks the taste and the portions sizes and the prices are higher by some 70%.

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

There are several of these in town. Good food, good prices, but bear in mind the cooks are from Western China (and maybe Uighurs; some restaurants in the chain don't even carry pork dishes in the menu) so it can be rather different from Peking or Szechuan style.

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Almaty
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Looks nice, but portions are small and are smaller if you order "to go", plus they include the price of paper/plastic boxes and utensils in your bill. The waitresses look very sad and kind of unhappy to see you. I think the whole concept of service is foreign to this restaurant. Don't dine there.

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

Tasty and cheap chineese cuisine! In the restaurant on Zharokov street also is a great interior, IMO! After 18.00 need to book a table by the telephone ))

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

Really like this restaurant! As mostly chinees restaurants it is fit to family dinner and big friend groups - they prepare big portions. So you can order a variety of dishes, that all could taste it. I really like that they can serve spicy and not spicy meals, as you wish! The staff is always nice. Life music, VIP room... More 

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Turkey
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130 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2010

"Turandot" is a chain of Chinese restaurants in Kazakhstan. You can find them in Almaty, Astana and Ust-Kamenogorsk. The one in Ust-Kamengorsk is quite good, really. Some minor flaws, though. Sometimes they don't have the courses mentioned in the menu. The taste of the food is original. First time I've been there about 2 years ago. Last time I've visited... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Zharokova St., 282, Almaty 50060, Kazakhstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Almaty
  • Phone Number: 7-727-2476318

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

http://www.turandot.kz/en/

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