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Uruk Cafe on Leninsky

#983 of 11,393 Restaurants in Moscow
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Bldg. 1 Leninskiy pr-kt 31/1, Moscow 119071, Russia
Name/address in local language
+7 985 211-55-15
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12:00 - 03:00
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 12:00 - 03:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 06:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Nice cozy central Asia ChaiXana with nice lounge music. Food is tasty as supposed to be in Muwara-Nahr

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Thank Aziz A
London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

We had dinner with friends and really enjoyed everything in the cafe..... The waiters were very accommodating, the food was excellent (kebabs, bishbrmak, etc.) Happy return any time.

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Thank Lara1405
Granichen, Switzerland
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

Having visited it the last few years, it seems that the menu card has been updated and that there is a new chief which has reduced the niveau. There is still Uzbek food on the card. But unfortunately i think the quality has downed and the portions are smaller. For people who never have eaten Uzbek it may be still... More 

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1 Thank Andre W
Moscow, Russia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

Based on the good reviews we decided to check this place. We were very happy about the quality of the food, must be said we like the Turkish and Tatar kitchen. Good service slightly slow but we were not in a hurry. After a dinner at the Redsquare the prices were normal. Great restaurant we can all of you recommend... More 

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1 Thank wtermo
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673 reviews
395 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 475 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2013

We are in the area for business, and found this place. The food is very tasty, with a variety of grilled meats and kebabs, fresh vegetables and salads, etc. A variety will please most tastes. The cuisine is similar to Turkey's in breadth, seasonings, and ingredients. The wine list is pricey for what it is, but that's Russia. Very fair... More 

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1 Thank Mme_X
Russia,Moscow
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2013

Place is cozy, nice, clean, not far from metro stations. All personnel are attentive and fast. Inside you will find variety of Central Asian cuisine food, lovely manti, salads and must try sour-cream sauce with lepeshka-bread! Prices are an Moscow average . Love their sheesha ( kalian) !!! You will like it.:)

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Thank Gusar777
Andorra la Vella, Andorra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2013

Love these places the food is great, central Asian stuff which is a bit spicy somewhat like Turkish food. Particularly like the tea. The kebabs are lovely and you can actually eat some nice healthy things as well, part of a chain and I reckon if they expanded outside Russia to Europe they would do really well. Far better than... More 

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Thank barcaranger
Edinburgh, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2012

I went to the one between Dinamo and Aeroport metro stations, and I loved it. The food is what you go for, although it is full of people of good cheer (by Moscow standards). Samsas (puff pastries filled meat) were excellent, the fresh vegetables very tasty, good salads, and excellent grilled meat. We enjoyed the chicken wings, the veal kebab,... More 

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2 Thank KennyK12
Moscow
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2012

My wife and I love the place on Tsvetnoy. The food is great, service very good. Try their teas - they are very good especially with one with ginger and Bakinsky style. Their chuck-chuck (forgive my spelling, but this is what it sounds like in Russian) and paklava are very good, too. There's nothing wrong with this place, but the... More 

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Thank Aleksei K
New York City, New York
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221 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2012

We went on Saturday for lunch. That's relatively new chain owned by the son of Russian oligarch. We went to the place close to German Embassy (Pilugina str.) The atmosphere is cozy. You can sit in a semiprivate table for four. Menu contains Uzbek food with some European flavor (salmon, dorado etc). We ordered two salads and kebabs. Food is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Middle Eastern, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 03:00
Monday
12:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 03:00
Thursday
12:00 - 06:00
Friday
12:00 - 06:00
Saturday
12:00 - 06:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bldg. 1 Leninskiy pr-kt 31/1, Moscow 119071, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow
  • Phone Number: +7 985 211-55-15

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?