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pending time in a café is a tradition in Astana. Coffee houses and cafes get particularly crowded in winter when the cold drives everyone indoors, eager to sit next to a warm fireplace with a cup of hot chocolate. Most Cafés offer a reasonable menu, but are less expensive and less formal than restaurants. Coffee houses are also popular and offer a variety of coffees, teas, drinks, desserts and limited food items, such as pizzas and sushi. Both coffee houses and cafés offer bar service with alcoholic drinks. Many offer free Internet connection.

 

 


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(Please note: the telephone numbers listed here are for dialing in Astana from a cell phone. For more information on making telephone calls, please see the “Practical Information When in Kazakhstan” section.)

Bon Bon
Description: Located near the Baiterek Tower, Bon Bon is known as a coffee house where you will find properly made Italian-style coffees. It’s a good place to go after visiting Baiterek and the singing gardens.
Address: 14/1 Tauelsyzdyk Street
Phone: 8 (7172) 50 87 00
Hours: 10:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat – Sun: 10:00 - 2:00

Buhara
Description: This café offers a wide variety of dishes, including European, Kazakh, Eastern, Caucasian and Asian. It has live music and shows for entertainment.
Address: 7, 3rd Microdistrict
Phones: 8 (7172) 35 19 32
8 (7172) 36 57 32
Hours: 12:00 pm - 2:00 am

Demalys Complex
Description: This café offers European and Eastern cuisine, including shish kebobs.
Address: Central Park of Astana
Phone: 8 (7172) 32 80 29
Hours: 11:00 am – 2:00 am

Cafe La
Description: This chain of cafes offers good coffee, tasty desserts and sandwiches.
Address: 9 Dostyk Street, Keruen and Sary
Arka shopping centers, Astana International Airport
Phone: 8 (7172) 79 55 73
Hours: Mon – Fri, 9:00 am – 1:00 am
Sat – Sun, 9:00 am – 2:00 am

Cafestar
Description: Some people would consider Cafestar more of a restaurant than a café. But we will go with the name and consider it a café, although a rather fancy one. The atmosphere is high class, with photos of movie stars on the walls. The food is very good. The place is pricy. This is not your neighborhood café. But it is perfect for inviting guests to a pleasant evening with good food and wine.
Address: 13 Dostyk Street (Nursaya Residential
complex)
Phone: 8 (7172) 79 54 12
Hours: 9:00 am to last visitor

Caramel
Description: Located on the Left Bank, Caramel is known for the designs the barrista draws on the cappuccino froth. It has a nice, homey atmosphere and, in addition to the great desserts, offers checkers and backgammon games for the use of its guests. A great place to end an evening out with the family.
Address: 10A Imanov Street
Phone: 8 (7172) 53 73 88
Hours: 9:00 am – 11:00 pm

Coral Reef Café
Description: All the beauty of the world under the sea is under display at this uniquely decorated café. The interior was handcrafted from clay and other materials by artists from northern Kazakhstan. Both children and adults will have fun eating and looking around the Coral Reef Cafe.
Address: 171 Abay Street
Phone: 8 (7172) 21 83 93
Hours: 12:00 pm – 12:00 am


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