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12012 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116-2108
+1 215-671-1990
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good40%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“stuffed cabbage” (10 reviews)
“kabobs” (11 reviews)
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Russian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12012 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116-2108
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food! Starts off with home made bread and generic packaged butter to go with it! The Ukrainian Borsch was spectacular. The sour cream you get is real nice and creamy and not like something you get that's packaged. We also had the Mantu (Lamb...More

1  Thank psjsong
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Not your normal restaurant, very earthy byob, family stye restaurant, Russian/Uzbec dialect is spoken all the time, great people great service, fantastic food reminds me of my Mom's cooking. Menu highlights, the green borsch and regular borsch, grilled meats/poultry on skewir, veal liver, and fish...More

Thank chuckees1
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Some reviews had us cautious of the service, but we had a friendly waitress. Not very outgoing but nice. We opted to sit outside, since the inside is small and a little dingy. The outside area was pretty nice. We started with the Tandoori bread....More

Thank Tammy W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

BYOB Try the salads Shskabob are great Herring is tasty Service good All services speak English Make a reservation for big parties Desserts were to die for Atmosphere not so great but food makes up for it Great value

Thank RaiderPhilly
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

There are too many superb dishes at Uzbekistan to name them all. We have been there multiple times and have yet to run into a disappointing dish. The abundance of food is absurd especially when you get the check, which is always less than we'd...More

Thank Zekebp
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is the place for authentic Uzbek and Eastern European specialties. A favorite of local Russian and Eastern European immigrants, English is definitely a second language here, from the waitstaff to your fellow diners to the music videos in the dining room. Enjoy homemade, cooked-to-order...More

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Authentically delicious, good variety and pleasant surroundings. Plenty for a vegetarian or pescatarian to eat. Definitely save room for the dessert. Reasonably priced and friendly service.

Thank HotelPhd
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I really enjoy dining at this restaurant in Northeast Philadelphia. Customers get a great deal of value for their money, and service is attentive. It’s a great place for children, and for group dinners, and the atmosphere is casual and it’s a bit loud. For...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was a wonderful surprise. You could drive by it many times without noticing. If you did you would be missing a place with wonderful old world atmosphere and delicious Eastern European food. While we did not live everything we tried (the polmeni were...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Had the most wonderful dinung experience with two othef couples. Sharing such tasty things such as as dumplings, borscht, bread, kabobs, mushroon soup. Looking forward to mext visit

Thank Barry D
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20 March 2017|
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Response from mim k | Reviewed this property |
Do not think so however all public food environments I believe require shoes and shirts to accompany ones pants, dress or skirt. And if memory serves me right as in years gone by, respectfully speaking, no hats are to be... More
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Response from Patti M | Reviewed this property |
I do not think that they serve breakfast.
30 May 2015|
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Response from Patti M | Reviewed this property |
I did not have a waitress. Our party had a waiter.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12012 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116-2108
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-671-1990
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