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18/10 Teatralnaya Pl, St. Petersburg 190068, Russia
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+7 327 05 21
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 708 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2012

Went here after the Sylphide performance at the famous Mariinsky theatre (which is a joint owner or operator of this, as I understood it, and apparently current Maestro himself was involved in its design). Yes, it is ambient, and special extension of your theatre going experience whilst in St Petersburg. However, I found service very ordinary indeed, and the food... More 

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St.Petersburg, Russia
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2011

I like their design - with real props from old productions of the Mariinsky, with ballet beam and mirror, the real old stage floor - probably, once trampled by Shaliapin, great Russian bass, i like the quality of food. But - sometimes you need to wait too long for a new course and the wine list - it could have... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2011

Backstage is very special. It is designed to make you feel like you become part of the glamourous theatrical elite - the one that makes every show so outstandingly rememberable. Well, it is NOT cheap, but it is really worth very rouble you spend on food and wine. Try that grilled fish - you'll love it! I went there twice... More 

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Washington, DC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2011

Wonderful meal, a bit pricy. Small, but varied menu of Russian foods geared to theater-goers to the next-door Marinski Theater. Wine prices high, except for 3-4 reasonable ones..we found a French wine a out $50 US. With wine and 3 courses, our came to $200USD. Tip- make reservations or dine at the SAME time a performance is playing next door.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: 18/10 Teatralnaya Pl, St. Petersburg 190068, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +7 327 05 21

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