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££ - £££Russian, Eastern European,
Reki Fontanki Emb., 14, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
+7 812 272-91-81
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (5 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Russian, Eastern European, Central European
££ - £££
Reki Fontanki Emb., 14, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

The lower level dining area was perfect for our farewell dinner. Our first courses complemented the main course of beef, which was excellently prepared and wonderfully displayed. Vodka awaited us even before we sat. Dessert was included and a rare treat. The 'gypsy' performers surprised...More

Thank LvmjV
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This is a tourist restaurant but not an unpleasant one; staff are welcoming and the space, with vaulted ceilings and low lighting, is nice. We had veal, which was chewy, but vegetables were good. The Roma musicians wander through; at first I found them annoying...More

Thank CarolinaBecky
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Visited restaurant with a large group. Had the traditional beef stroganoff three course meal and of course a shot of vodka pre meal. It was great time, lots of fun and the food was great. We were also treated to a Russian folk music &...More

Thank Ed50_13
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner Sunday night with friends. Sat under a beautifully painted arched ceiling. Food was good, not special though. Service was efficient but grumpy. Besides the ceiling decor the highlight was a traveling music group, two beautiful ladies and a very excellent guitar player. I...More

Thank G B B
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Everything mediocre. So many good restaurants to choose from, and this is not one of them. Go elsewhere for a better experience.

Thank James M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Went there for lunch on a busy day visiting attractions in the city. Food was served swiftly despite the place being quite busy.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The place is decorated with designs painted on the ceiling and walls and it's a little much. The food is typically Russian and just so so. We had a salad, beef medallions and strudel with ice cream for dessert. There was entertainment by gypsies -...More

Thank crosswycke
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Well situatred in St Petersburg , good cuisine and service at top . A good rest moment and appreciate russian food .

Thank Alain P
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The restaurant has atmosphere and quaint. 2 good size rooms so can take groups or smaller parties. There were only 4 people in but the gypsy singers still came out and gave a great singing rendition. The older lady was captivating with her emotional gestures...More

Thank RuthyGlasgow
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Entertainment was fair. Steak tasted like fish. Caviar pancakes were under cooked. Borsch was like warm and subpar taste.

Thank Mcetta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Russian, Eastern European, Central European
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reki Fontanki Emb., 14, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +7 812 272-91-81
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