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“Successful RE opening !!”
Review of C.D.L. Restaurant

C.D.L. Restaurant
Ranked #959 of 13,640 Restaurants in Moscow
Price range: US$2 - US$44
Cuisines: Russian, Central European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, After-hours, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Neighbourhood: Arbat
Paris, France
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Successful RE opening !!”
Reviewed 22 April 2014

I have just been to see that changed after one year renovation.

Simply - THIS IS G R E A T !! Well done Mr Architect :)) It is so well combined - ancients wooden decorations with some minimalists white accents. Wow :)
Menu does not make you mouth watering while reading. Very short. But when the plates are coming it is much better. They decided to keep Russian/French menu, but prices are much lower. And frankly speaking it is better to take Russian dish, even if it sound not too good for you :) In general it is good. I just have at the end a great loping dessert, apple pie or something, which was fresh but very cold and lots of cold apple pieces in not easy to digest :/

Service ok, nice, just we waited for quite a long time.

Many nice tables.
Music is so quiet that nearly inexistent.

Very good to bring some friends, colleagues or family coming to Moscow. And also for a date.
They will be astonished !

Very elegant, hip and smart.
And prices are ok for the quality.

  • Visited April 2014
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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130 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Great atmosphere, delectable beyond expectations”
Reviewed 4 September 2013

You will feel like you have been transported to another era in this beautifully appointed restaurant with the indoor architecture of another era. The costumed waiters showed us the ultimate care and professionalism, from the presentation of the menu to the serving of the beverages and delivery of the dishes with flair and unobtrusive subtlety at once, not a very easy thing to achieve. We were there on a business meeting, and the dishes ordered by our Russian counterparts were outstanding in presentation and delectable beyond expectations,

  • Visited May 2013
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1 Thank Milan S
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Curious place to visit.”
Reviewed 3 September 2013

A mish-mash of styles in it's different halls, the interiors of the restaurant may be a somewhat allegory of fin de siècle and revolutionary Russian culture itself - varying from neo-gothic art-nouveau up to early abstractionism and cubo-futurism. Of course, such interiors never promise an exceptional cuisine. One comes here, in the Central Home of Literators to gaze, not to eat. But though it isn't a high cuisine, it's consumable, anyway.

  • Visited November 2012
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Thank Paul K
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Sarasota, Florida
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161 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
“Great place and food!”
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We ent there with my BF to celebrateFebruary 14th. The food is absolutely dreat, as well as the presentation. The waiter gave us a small tour around the restaurant, that was nice. The interior is beautiful. Once a life you need to come there!

Visited February 2013
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Thank Alexander D
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Amazing Soups and cozy atmosphere”
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Amazing interiors which replicate the splendor of the Silver Age of Russian culture. The fire place makes for a warm cozy atmosphere. Had some great soups that reall hit the spot on a cold day. Service was very professional by all the staff. Very friendly.

Visited December 2012
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Thank Terry Dyson D
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