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Eagilik - Books & Coffee

Kenesary 61/1 | (Intersection of Kenesary and Valinanova), Astana 010000, Kazakhstan
+7 707 996 9467
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  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“quiche” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“read a book” (2 reviews)
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Kenesary 61/1 | (Intersection of Kenesary and Valinanova), Astana 010000, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Nice and really cute, cosy place to stop for a coffee and a cake, read a book and enjoy nice music..

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kylian501
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Great place in Astana. It is a must stop if you need a break from touring all the sites in Astana. Refreshing drinks, cakes, English books and Local crafts. If you can spare the weight in your suitcase being a few books to drop off.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Right behind Hot Spot Café (also a nice spot), this little gem has some English language reading material, a few beautiful knick-knacks on sale, and the best coffee I had in Kazakhstan. The food menu isn't big--basically lunch is quiche--but the quiche is fantastic and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Michael D
Reviewed June 29, 2018

my girlfriend and I used to love coming here in the winter to have a relaxing couple of hours with a great coffee and cake. I came back recently and it was much the same - board games and a newspaper in English, as well...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Matt_Smith_1987
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Really nice place to drink coffee, tea, seat down and find great people. Besides coffee there is also library so you can take a book while resting. Stuff is extremely friendly and they can generally speak English as well.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Tipping T
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Desserts here are fantastic ever. Good place for meetings with friend, fot tet-á-tet meeting with crash. Every of my posts i wrote "deserts"! I hope library and bookshop in this place can change my situation with english. Facepalm.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Татьяна Л
Aigul Z, General Manager at Eagilik - Books & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Tatyana, thanks for visting Eagilik and I am so pleased you like our desserts. Don't worry! I get 'desert' and 'dessert' mixed up too! If things go well between you and your crush, we would be happy to make your wedding cake. ;)

Reviewed December 26, 2017

Like most of you, I love to indulge in coffee crawls of various foreign cities, looking for that place to make base for a good read and a slice of work. I researched before arriving in Astana the options that were available to me. This...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank JONO5K1
Aigul Z, General Manager at Eagilik - Books & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Hello and thanks for visiting Eagilik! I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and I hope you will stop by again sometime. Thanks for the shout-out to our English speaking employees: I will pass on your compliment. :)

Reviewed November 22, 2017

I went here for a cup of tea and a piece of their delicious quiche. It's in the back of the book shop and it's really such a nice place with very nice people. I was only there for like half an hour, but I...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Nathan J
Aigul Z, General Manager at Eagilik - Books & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

HI Nathan! Thanks for visiting and thanks also for such a nice review. Although our founder was American, we are now locally-owned & operated, but we like to keep our international feel to the place. Stop by again and feel free to stay a while...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

The coffee shop can be reached through the bookshop. Nice coffee and good point to relax. They do a veggie quiche and sell cakes.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank peterbN655JE
Aigul Z, General Manager at Eagilik - Books & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Hello Peter! Thanks for leaving a review and I am pleased to hear you like our coffee. Hope you have a chance to pop in again. Stay warm!

Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

This is a small, cute bookshop cafe. Mostly serves sweets for food, and a respectable variety of hot and frozen drinks. I had the cinnamon roll and hot chocolate, both amazing choices. Service was very fast, almost instantaneous. The staff were friendly and patient with...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Patrick L
Aigul Z, General Manager at Eagilik - Books & Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Hello Patrick! Thanks for the review and for letting us know about the map issue. Actually, we do have another Eagilik close to the Expo Center (58A Kabanbay Batyr Street, across and down a bit from Nazurbayev University). However, there is no library nor English...More

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kenesary 61/1 | (Intersection of Kenesary and Valinanova), Astana 010000, Kazakhstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Akmola Province  >  Astana
  • Phone Number: +7 707 996 9467
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A unique coffee shop with library/bookstore in the heart of the old city. Attractive Kazakh-American decor with popular American-style homemade baked goods and fresh coffee makes it the perfect place to meet friends, read, or just catch up on email.
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