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Sierra Manas

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Manas St 57/1, Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
+996 312 311 248
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07:30 - 23:00
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The Netherlands
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Nice cafe in centre of Bishkek. Employees speak English. They serve good coffee. Besides also good meal. It's favoriet amongst tourists and foreigners working in Bishkek.

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1 Thank Finie K
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Finie K, Thank you for your short review of our cafe on Manas St in Bishkek. We are glad you appreciate our fresh roasted coffee and our English speaking staff. We hope to see you again soon at Sierra! Brad More 

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

It is great to be in here bcs you can find many foreigners that can speak in english in here. The staffs in here also let me and my friends to make this place as a meeting point altough we dont buy any food and drink (because it is quite expensive for student). The hot chocolate and latte is very... More 

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1 Thank intan l
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear intan I, Thanks for your review of our cafe on Manas St in Bishkek. Glad we can be a place for you to meet up with people and that you like our hot chocolate and lattes :) Yes, in general students find cafes and restaurants expensive - same for me when I was a student! However, compared to similar... More 

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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I am going to Sierra every day for the last 3 years for morning coffee and sometimes for lunch. Great standards, atmosphere, quality, friendliness. Well done to Brad and the team for such a pearl!

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1 Thank Lucius V
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Lucius V, Thank you for another review of our cafe on Manas St. It is always great to see you and your smiling face at our Manas cafe. Espresso and chocolate muffin, or cinnamon roll :) Thank you for your patronage and positive comments and reviews. We look forward to providing you with coffee and sweet things from our... More 

Toronto, Canada
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Almost all restaurants in Bishkek serve freshly cooked and healthy food. Sierra offered good food and friendly ambiance for its guest to sit back and relax while enjoying their food.

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Thank Asha R
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear 234sahar, Thank you for your review of our cafe on Manas St in Bishkek. As you note, the quality and freshness of food in restaurants in Bishkek is very good. We are glad we can provide fresh roasted coffee and food made fresh daily from natural ingredients at our Sierra cafes. We hope to see you again soon at... More 

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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is always nice to visit to have a coffee in a warm atmosphere, with lovely personnel, very responsive personnel, and lovely coffee smell.

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1 Thank Dinara R
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Dinara R, Thank you for your short but nice review of our cafe on Manas St. We are very happy that we are your favorite place for fresh roasted coffee in Bishkek! Our staff try very hard and they will be very happy to read your review and know that they are appreciated! Best regards, Brad More 

Mysore, India
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The café is centrally located, clean, good free WiFi, decent selection of food and beverages. Among the rare places in Bishkek with a good selection of vegetarian dishes. Many breakfast choices. The icing on the cake is that the staff are friendly and all speak good English. It's a place you can drop in for a quick coffee or spend... More 

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Thank Ibex123
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Ibex123, Thank you for your review of Sierra on Manas. We are very happy that we can provide you and other guests with a variety of vegetarian dishes as well as coffees, wi-fi and other little perks like English speaking staff. We do have quite a few guests from India and I know that our vegetarian panini is particularly... More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 November 2016

we where there for dinner and the food was good. the place is trendy, it obviously aims at being original. it offers free wifi which is still not obvious in bishkek at the time of this review. most clients were locals but we spotted a couple of expats as well, and a couple of people working with their laptops. mind... More 

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Thank Andrea B
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Andrea B, Thanks for your review of our cafe on Manas St in Bishkek. We're glad you enjoyed an evening at Sierra :) We do sell wine and are working craft beers into the menu, but trying to have wine and beer without Sierra becoming a "bar." -- after all it is a coffee based cafe! No the cheapest... More 

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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We went to the downtown location. The coffee is good. The food is fine. It is a good place to relax and just chat. The service is as good as you would expect at a Starbucks, but that's just the problem with this place. It lacks the Kyrgyz charm to it. The wifi is excellent. If you are looking for... More 

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Thank Nicole W
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Nicole, Thanks for your review of Sierra on Manas! Glad you enjoyed it and found it a good place to relax and just chat. Actually, kind of surprising that there were so many foreigners there, as you say. Most of our clients have been, from day 1, locals. Still, because we offer an international menu and a global coffee... More 

Nussbaumen, Switzerland
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

It is a popular place for locals and expats, so expect it to be crowded. On the other side, you can get a feel of local atmosphere in Bishkek. If you already missed coffee and good wifi- that's a place to go

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Thank Kalpak_Travel
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Kalpak_Travel, Thanks for your short review of Sierra on Manas here in Bishkek. Yes, we are happy that we are a place people can hang out, make connections and relax with coffee and wifi. Sometimes Sierra can be very crowded, at lunch & dinner times, but usually it is fine to find a table and just hang out. Looking... More 

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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Great coffee, relaxed vibe and great wifi. Unfortunately the food isn't brilliant but you can't have everything I guess.

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1 Thank Jennifer A
nzuzbrad, Owner at Sierra Manas, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer A, Thanks for your review of Sierra on Manas - glad you enjoyed the coffee, wifi and vibe. Sorry that the food isn't as good as you would have liked. We are revamping quite a few things at the moment to improve our food offerings. Thanks for the review! Brad More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 7
Cuisine
Cafe, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manas St 57/1, Bishkek 720000, Kyrgyzstan
  • Location: Asia  >  Kyrgyzstan  >  Bishkek
  • Phone Number: +996 312 311 248
Description
Sierra Coffee KG is part of Bishkek Coffee Roasters, proudly roasting and serving coffee in the Kyrgyz Republic. Sierra also offers soups, salads, sandwiches, muffins, pies, breakfast and a range of hot and cold drinks. Located on Manas Prospect, right next to the Russian Embassy, Sierra is easy to find and a great place to grab a coffee, a meal and relax. Our Manas St location is our first and most popular, gaining a loyal clientele since opening our doors in April of 2012.

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