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42, str. Ibraimov | 114/1, str. Kievskiy, Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
+996 551 571 111
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
42, str. Ibraimov | 114/1, str. Kievskiy, Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean and welcoming atmosphere. People were enjoying themselves and respectful of others. Food was tasty. Clean location.

Thank Calvin L
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel and we are glad we made it to Navat. The ambiance is welcoming with good vibe, and live traditional music was played during dinner. English menu with lots of pictures and choices to choose from. Excellent Central Asian...More

Thank AHA2006
NAVAT C, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at NAVAT, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear AHA2006, Thanks for your review of Chaykhana NAVAT! We are very happy we met your expectations for national cuisine, service and music! Yes, in the period of Ramadan in NAVAT is magic good atmosphere with so many different people, locals and foreign guests. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe meals and prices are good, but I will never return to this café due to food stink on my clothes after having dinner here. Really disgusting strong smell that could be removed only after laundry.

Thank asseltenglibayeva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is quite good. This is probably the best Kyrgyz restaurant in Bishkek. The building along Absamat Masaliyev Street (formerly Magistral) is three storeys. The upper two floors have space for dancing. There is an outdoor playroom during spring, summer, and fall, and an...More

Thank misaeljoelvera
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All travelers who wish to taste delicious authentic Kyrgyz food must drop by Navat Chaikhana. Navat offers excellent colorful and delicious menu with great choices. The capacious dining hall is decorated in a traditional Kyrgyz style, staff is dressed in a traditional clothings accordingly, the...More

Thank TravelHubLLC
Rapiya S, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at NAVAT, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear TravelHubLLC, Thank you for your feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed it.It is a great pleasure for us that you liked our Chaikhana NAVAT and spent great time here! We will wait for you - you are always welcome here!

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Real central asian atmosphere inside. Uzgen Ash was very delicious. Recommend to all tourists who wants taste real Central Asian Meal.

Thank Iliazbek T
Rapiya S, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at NAVAT, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Dear Iliazbek T! Thank you for your short review of NAVAT. We are all glad that you have enjoyed atmospere at NAVAT and appreciate Central Asian meal. Thanks again, and we look forward to seeing you again at NAVAT soon! Sincerely, Teahouse (Chaykhana) NAVAT!

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

My husband, our driver, our 18-month old and I found out about Navat thanks to our hotel. What a great find. The decor is colourful, classy and welcoming (radiators on full blast but better warm than cold!) and the service was equally warm, with great...More

Thank van06London
Rapiya S, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at NAVAT, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Dear van06London! Thank you for your feedback! Our team will be pleased to hear that they met your expectations and recommendation of your hotel. We are very happy that you have enjoyed each time at NAVAT especially our traditional cuisine and service. All we want...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

Navat has multiple locations and is popular in Bishkek. The one I was at did not have English menus, but did have photos so had some idea of what I was ordering. Food was plentiful, tasty, and quick.

Thank Publius-DC
Rapiya S, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at NAVAT, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Publius-DC! Thank you so much for your feedback! We are glad that you enjoyed it! We are working on creating English menu. We hope by time you visit us again we will be able to offer our English menu.

Reviewed 7 December 2017

This restaurant serve generous kyrgyz food well prepared; if the temperature is a little bit down, they have blankets to serve you in the terrace. Nice staff.

Thank clhm_11
Rapiya S, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at NAVAT, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear clhm_11, Thanks for your short review of Teahouse NAVAT. Glad you like traditional Kyrgyz meals. We work hard with our staff and atmosphere, so it is good to hear that they are doing well! Hope to see you again soon in NAVAT!

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Walked past and noticed lots of local dinners so we thought we would give it a go. Glad we did. Great environment, great food, friendly staff. Kambap helped us work through the menu to order dinner in English. Would recommend.

Thank ShaneM794
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Response from NAVAT C | Property representative |
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Response from hotspot1313 | Reviewed this property |
a three course meal with a bottle of a good wine for two persons costed us around 2000som, which is 29usd. It is peanuts for the quality and quantity of food you get there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42, str. Ibraimov | 114/1, str. Kievskiy, Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kyrgyzstan  >  Bishkek
  • Phone Number: +996 551 571 111
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Teahouse «NAVAT» - a vivid example of the legendary Eastern cultures meeting and receiving respected guests. «NAVAT» is an oasis for lovers of oriental cuisine among the noise and bustle of the city. For the design of the restaurant have been used only natural materials: handmade furniture, sofas, carved trestle, soft silk cushions, oriental ornaments. Author’s design creates space, at the same time warm and stylish, where you can stay to feel oriental hospitality and delicious cuisine. Teahouse «NAVAT» is the place, which you don’t want to leave. There you feel yourself at a party at the East friendly family with the traditions and distinctive style. We have a clay tandoor in our teahouse, where tender meat and poultrybakes. Also we have the huge wood-fired grill, where serves a great barbecue and shashlick. The secret of our teahouse «NAVAT» - tasty, timely and democratic. Fresh food, cooked with love and with oriental temperament – these are our spices of success of our restaurant.
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