Address: 2, oul. 1905 goda, Mokva
A tavern open around the clock, serving the best vareniki and pelmeni
in town. Delicious lamb legs. count 40$ per person.
SAINT PETERSBURG/SANKT PETERSBURG
Address: 3, Teatralny proesd., Mokva
Savoury Russian cooking, accompanied by first-class music by gypsies
and Bolchoi musicians. Count 60$ per person.
Address: 72 nab. Moikireki, Sankt Petersburg
The most interesting restaurant in town with a chic and sober decoration.
The smoked salmon and sturgeon are impeccable. But also try the Ladoga
Salad and Beef Stroganov. Still cheap actually.
DVORIANSKOYE GNEZDO, "NOBLE NEST" ($75)
Address: 21, ulika Debkabristov, Sankt Petersburg
Installed in the Youssoupov Palace annex, this very new restaurant,
very fashionable embodies the Czarist era beauty and baroque. Russian cuisine
rethought by a French chef.
GRAND HOTEL EUROPE ($75)
Address: 1/7 oul- Mikhailovskaia, Sankt Petersburg
One of the only two "Leading Hotels" in Russia. Impeccable service.
a cafe for a quick meal.
The most chic Chinese restaurant in town with bell-service.
The Russian restaurant is located inside a sublime Art Nouveau dining-room.
Sturgeon ragout and of course caviar a must!
PAUDORIE, "CHEZ SERGUEI" ($15)
Address: Pavlosk road, 16, Fitrovskie Chosse, Sankt Petersburg
To discover when you visit Pavlosk or Kragnoie Selo. Half the clientele
is Russian. Old local recipes: Cockerel and Salmon Soup, Salad Olivier.
RESTAURANT METROPOL ($15)
Address: 22, Sadovaila-oul, Sankt Petersburg
For the nostalgics of the Communist era, in an upstairs restaurant
where passing dignitaries were served.
Address: 1/3 Galernia oul., Sankt Petersburg
In an old Senate building in an English/Russian style. Clinton ate
there and you are supposed to order the same Kouliviak ($3), salmon Roe
Pancakes ($8), Borchtch ($5)