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Namaste

Minina St., 2, Almaty 50040, Kazakhstan
+7 (727) 292-24-84
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Ranked #112 of 1,457 restaurants in Almaty
Cuisines: Asian
Most recent review
- Jul 19, 2014
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English first
Columbia, Maryland
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159 reviews 159 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Located in a very ordinary looking building, this restaurant's interior feels a little claustrophobic. The menu is very extensive and ranges from Indian to Thai and Chinese food. We stuck with the Indian food and were very disappointment by the total lack of spice in all the dishes even though we asked for spice. The only dishes that tasted anywhere... More

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

the tv showing only jatkas and matkas...maybe some traditional music might light up the place. they close by 10....pm

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Chandigarh, India
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84 reviews 84 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We had 2 meals in a group. The food was very good in all respects--presentation,quality and quantity. The snacks and drinks along with belly dancing made it special. It is value for money as well

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Amreli, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Well, its one of very few hotels with pure Indian test. But its service in s little uneasy. But test of the food is quite good. Good place for vegetarian as well as non beg fellows.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

This was long back but still fresh in memory. The India feel is overdone but doesn't bother you much. Food quality is great (not authentic Indian but tasty all right) and the service is super fast. There's not much warmth in the way they take your orders but you get what you want and pretty fast too. Namaste was indeed... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

If Asian fusions are your thing then food here won't disappoint. Service is without a smile but the waitress is efficient and on the ball. The chef is Indian and therefore recommend the Indian dishes more than the Thai or Chinese options. The Chicken Dopiaza was comparable to dishes back in the U.K and serves ample portions. Get off at... More

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Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

After 5 weeks travelling through China, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, we were missing Indian food! We had a pleasant lunch here - service was a bit slow but the food didn't take too long and was pretty tasty. The menu is extensive - Thai, Chinese and Indian sections - we might go back to try the other cuisines before we head... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Good food ,although some items were repeated ,but overall a good experience,Courteous staff & was a pleasant surprise to get get good veg food in Almaty

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

I like namaste. The service is kind, but somewhat slow. Was there at 1:00 in the afternoon on a Tuesday but there was no one else there. The food is good though! Chinese, Thai, and Indian food on the menu. Music, however, does not quite match the scenary ;)

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105 reviews 105 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

I think they have a new chef... mixed reviews from me..food was pretty decent..nan not as good as in the past, ... tandoori chicken good but not as... one waitress for entire restaurant and she gave a valiant effort I always go back.. and hope they get back to previous standards which would have earned one more star.

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