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Nice restaurant with traditional Uzbek kitchen in Lviv. There are many things to discover: new courses, uncommon atmosphere and traditional hospitality. From here begins your discovery to sunny Uzbekistan!
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
CUISINES
Soups, Central Asian, Uzbek, International
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed September 21, 2021 via mobile

DISASTER. Food was not tasty. They used margarine instead of real oil. Food was cold. Samsa was cold and oily, unbeatable. Plov served in a tiny portion like a Mazzete. But no problem, since it was dry like a piece of wood. They put a...lemon inside in order to compensate the taste of the dried meat. Food was dull and disastrous. Keep away.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed February 9, 2021

Food was absolutely amazing..i can not say anything more everything was great 👌👌👌 i am highly recommending 👌👌👌 and Tymur is super friendly man 🧿

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed January 30, 2021

My favourite place in Lviv for food. The restaurant is managed by a family that moved to the city from Uzbekistan. The atmosphere is fantastic, the food is delicious, the owners are really nice people. Highly recommend for anyone who wants to try new cuisine.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed March 9, 2020 via mobile

Very nice ambience. The booths upstairs make it a special experience. We are vegetarians and ordered beetroot salad and the pumpkin dumplings. Unfortunately they gave us the lamb ones but it was one of those lost in translation moments :) would go back

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

I took a group of ten there a few days ago. The service was excellent. The atmosphere so charming and unique and the food was very good. We tried the dumplings and Samsa as appetizers and most had some type of lamb dish which was...delicious. I lost the receipt and needed it for business purposes and they were able to email me one in the US. Very impressed.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Chaykhana_Samarkand, Генеральный директор at Chaykhana Samarkand, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2020

Thank you for review! We remember your visit very good. It was pleasure to serve and cook for you. We will be glad to see you again when are you in Lviv next time.

Reviewed February 7, 2020 via mobile

Staff was nice and could talk English It very nice inside you could be any place you like we thought it was a bit could inside food was good price a little high but it was worth it for the food you get and the...service. I would of had dinner there most nighta if I could like most places it shut early round 10pm make sure you book we use Google chat and it work well. Inside is stunningMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 30, 2020

The restaurant is an amazing place. The inside looks nice and the food is amazing. Everything will be made fresh and quick. The menu is huge with a lot of traditional Uzbek food such as Plov. We ordered 2 starters and two mains, a bread...and two drinks. This was a total of 442 UAH (€16). For Western Europeans, this is an insane value for your money! We highly recommend the restaurant!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 30, 2020 via mobile

This is an authentic and very cosy restaurant. For a very reasonable price we got a number of different dishes which we enjoyed very much. And probably the lamb with apricot takes the price as best dish. With the pleasant service and the price, the...authenticity it is simply a must try.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 22, 2020

The prices were a little high and the food was good but not mind-blowing. Everything else was amazing. Great service, great atmosphere, great menu selection. My girl absolutely loved it. Highly recommended for a date.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 2, 2020

Plov and lentil soup were delicious 👌😊 Really nice interior, friendly staff. We will definitely come back again 😊

Date of visit: January 2020
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Yes, Chaykhana Samarkand offers takeout services.

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Chaykhana Samarkand is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5