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Yat Restaurant-Buffet

Moika River Embankment, 16, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
+7 812 957-00-23
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, Russian, Soups, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Moika River Embankment, 16, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is lovely decorated, food seems like home made food. Very good also. Service was very good, best english speaker so far!!

Thank CaroARG1978
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had 4 starters, 3 soups, 2 mains, 4 vodkas and 4 drinks. Total 6200 roubles - just over $100 Auz. Food was good as was the service. The decor was pleasant. Not too sure about the rabbits in cages though. It felt odd. The...More

Thank janenz55
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear janenz55, Thank you very much for your nice review and also for recommending us for other guests. We are happy that you found our food, service and enterior pleasant. And we are glad that our restaurant have met your expectations. Please, don't be confused...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Stumbled upon this place whilst stumbling around the cobbled streets of St Pete. It proved to be a lucky find and it would be a good place to recover from the cultural overload of the Hermitage. The rather unprepossessing exterior of Yat belies a light,...More

Thank Jim04y
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear Jim04y, Thank you very much for your review! It's so nice to hear that we could make our humble contribution to your trip to St.Petersburg and that your experience was good! We are happy to know that you found our food tasty, and the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Located by the Moyka River near L'Hermitage Museum, Nevsky Prospekt and other major attractions, this restaurant delivered delicious food and a good wine selection. A vodka experience was also quite entertaining for others in the group. The staff were friendly and spoke good English to...More

Thank foacinitaly
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear foacinitaly, Thank you very much for your excellent review! We're so excited to know that you enjoyed our food and drinks, and service was up to standart. And of course it's great to hear that you came back again other day to repeat your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place in the center near the Nevsky perspective we ate very well with a very nice piano background on the piano. Soup caviar and vodka. Great local cuisine! Price is ok... very particular the rabbit near the bathroom :)More

Thank JOs M
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear JOs M, thank you so much for your nice review. We are pleased to read that you had a great dining experience by us. So good to hear that you found our food impressive and enjoyed the ambiance and music. Thank you for choosing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was good! You have to try the soups, Stroganoff beef and the honey cake is a real "grand final"!More

Thank paolo b
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear paolo, thank you very much for your great review and recommendations! It's so nice to read that you have found our traditional russian food delicious. Please come back any time when you are in St.Petersburg, we are looking forward to tempt you with other...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the review on TripAdvisor, we decided to give this place a try. The first impression we had with this restaurant was a well-mannered waitress and a nice and cozy atmosphere. The food also tastes nice. Recommended for those who visit the state hermitage...More

Thank Bee P
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear Bee P, Thank you very much for your lovely review! We are excited to hear that we could exceeded your expectations. It's great to read that your experience was good, you enjoyed our food and atmosphere. And we are so pleased that you had...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is really very warm and nice it seems to be at home. The kitchen is good and the service very helpful and kind. Good place!More

Thank Laluci79
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear Laluci79, Thank you very much for your nice review and kind words! As you felt at Yat as at home means we achieve our goal in concept we built. We are happy to read that we could meet your expectations and you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first time in Russia, and my partner and I ended up eating at Yat 5 times in total (lunches and dinner) during our 7 days in St. Petersburg! We were blessed by the warm & cosy setting, the ever-friendly service, and absolutely...More

Thank Queenie H
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear Queenie H, Thank you very much for your great review and nice words! It's great to hear that you visited Yat 5 times, we really appreciate it! That inspires us more than anything else! It's was our pleasure to welcome you and we're so...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

This restaurant is very nice arranged and has a cozy atmosphere. It offeres delicious and a bit above the ordinary cooked russian food. The service was very friendly and the prices were average. Absolute recommendation!More

Thank FiSch85
Olga P, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Yat Restaurant-Buffet, responded to this review

Dear FiSch85, Thank you so much for your nice review of our restaurant amd your recommendations. We are really excited to read that we could meet your expectations and you enjoyed our dishes and service. And of course it's a pleasure to know that our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moika River Embankment, 16, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +7 812 957-00-23
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