Bar Pivnitsa in Astana and Almaty is ‘a no frill place’ for drinking beer along with meat dishes. It has stone walls, long wooden tables and booths. The Shakespeare Pub in Almaty is a large pub with lively atmosphere. Da Freak in Almaty is the best club frequented by the student community. It is located in Panfilov Park. Another good place in Panfilov Park is Chukotka. Here you can drink and dance your time away.