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Obraz Zhizni

Bldg. 2 ul. Prechistenka 40/2 | Metro Kropotkinskaya, Moscow 119034, Russia
+7 499 246-20-29
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“hummus” (2 reviews)
“israeli” (3 reviews)
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French, Israeli, Eastern European, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Bldg. 2 ul. Prechistenka 40/2 | Metro Kropotkinskaya, Moscow 119034, Russia
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Perfect spot to relax, chat and enjoy. We were happily surprised by professionally assembled wine list. Tried and share various starters, hummus was great! Another positive moment - you can comfortably talk to each other without shout over music.

Thank Nikolay R
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The food and drink (fresh juices and lemonades) here were delicious. I came twice in my short trip and was very comfortable eating alone. Great for vegetarians. At lunch time there was a special offer with (if I recall correctly) 20% off the final bill....More

Thank EJVJ
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Just had some delicious food at this cosy restaurant with nice atmosphere and live piano player. The Israeli platter was superb.

Thank jotabe80
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Good, food, cozy place and nice waitresses! Only - the hummus was a bit "strange" compared to what I had in other places. Good, but different. Prices are OK. The only disappointing bit is I could not charge the tip on my credit card. In...More

Thank Paolo M
YuliaGurevich, Владелец at Obraz Zhizni, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for your kind review, Paolo! Unfortunately, in Russia still there is no service of tiping through the cc..Wish we have! A nice stay in Moscow! Waiting for you be back to our cozy place =)

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

its pretty place , Good food in general and good service im a israelian guy who came here and , Hamburger is good meat but worse bread ever they use for it :/

Thank NeMr S
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Don't be repelled by the title. Well prepared and designed food. Wide range of dishes including vegeterian. Nice staff. A bit remote location. Will come again surely. Thanks to TripAdvisor for this place.

1  Thank Nikolay M
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We had the opportunity to eat at this romantic quaint cafe in downtown Moscow while our daughter was attending a cooking class there. The food is delicious. I had the pumpkin soup. My husband had the lemon pie. All of our friends also had very...More

Thank lcsmith63
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The wide choice of good vines. Kosher, vegetarian and European cousin. Very tasty and for different choices. There's a live music after 7 pm. Very comfortable atmosphere. Try salmon tartar and beef stroganoff.

Thank Irinaakis
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This was a lovely, fancy restaurant that served quite good vegetarian food. They advertise as a vegetarian restaurant, but in keeping with the traditional Moscow is a meat section. I ordered Shakshuka which came with several types of hummus and pita. Everything was good quality,...More

Thank Sonya M
Reviewed 19 January 2016

I used to visit this place quite a few times. For me it supposed to be a kind of nice local restaurant with nicely cooked Israeli food. But everything has changed recently. Last time I was here, shakshouka was disgusting, the famous Chicken Tabule was...More

Thank Denis-from-Fulham
Khamovniki could be considered a city of its own –
here it’s possible to find some of Moscow’s most
important cultural institutions such as the Pushkin
State Museum of Fine Arts, the Novodevichy Convent and
Trubetskikh Estate, great sport locations such as
Luzhniki stadium and aqua complex, and long and
beautiful Luzhniki embankment. Pick your preferred
form of transport to explore the area – bicycle or
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bldg. 2 ul. Prechistenka 40/2 | Metro Kropotkinskaya, Moscow 119034, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow>  > Khamovniki
  • Neighbourhood: Khamovniki
  • Phone Number: +7 499 246-20-29
  • E-mail
Cozy Gastrobar, WINE BAR with delicious tapas menu and long list of wine by glass, jazz music, every week we have wine tastings. Perfect place for date, dinner, banquet or finger-food party with winetasting as a great entartainment.
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