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$$ - $$$
Russian, Soups, Eastern European, Central European
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Pyatkin ul. Rozhdestvenskaya 25, Nizhny Novgorod 603001, Russia
Name/address in local language
+7 831 430-91-83
12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Moscow, Russia
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is unusual type of Russian restaurant featuring interiors "like at home". Russian homes now are probably smaller, but looking back for about one and half century, meaning homes of Russian aristocracy - this is just of right size. A Russian visiting this restaurant may have a good check whether his home cuisine is really authentic one. May be this... More 

Thank Sergey S
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Great restaurant in old fashioned style. You feel like you visit a merchants house of the 19th century. Very tasty Russian food. Good price for the value and experience.

Thank passenger_Demiyan
Portland, Oregon
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40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Located a block from the waterfront in a nice shopping area. 3 areas with different decor. Food was good, staff helpful and courteous.

Thank Petra_In_Oregon
Province of Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

Russian cuisine in an oldfashion decor, confortable atmosphere extensive menu with interesting russian appetizers

Thank lauravD9631JD
Moscow, Russia
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1,375 reviews
352 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 711 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

This restaurant is styled as from the end of 19th century. Very nice Russian food, I especially liked the decor of the restaurant. I was a bit disappointed by the city's main speciality, the Pozharskoy cutlet, as I've seen much prettier looking ones in Moscow and St. Petersburg. But I would still recommend it.

Thank Tinde_K
Indianapolis, Indiana
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

We had a wedding celebration dinner at Pyatkin and had a fantastic experience. The organization, food, design, presentation, service and communication were all excellent, and all our guest were happy. We returned to the restaurant for a dinner and were equally satisfied. The food is traditional Russian, with some rather unique options- beef stomach dish for example that was actually... More 

Thank Sergey G
Helsinki, Finland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

A blond waiter -girl started shouting at my 1.5 year son. Scary moment to baby ! NOT A CHILDREN FRIENDLY place! It's sad, 'cause food was okeyish, but not best Russian Cuisine you can find. If you want to pay a lot and see not smiling waiters, who shout at you and your family, this is your place. Never again... More 

2 Thank Pauli B
York, England
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

A welcoming atmosphere and a menu which offers the best of Russian cuisine. The best place I found during my visit to Nizhny and thoroughly to be recommended.

Thank PeterM L
Moscow, Russia
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36 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Interior is lovely, cuisine is traditional Russian with pretty good variety of dishes. The only thing that spoils the place is horrible service. The waitresses are mean and not hospitable at all. The look at you with such as disgrace when u ask pretty standard things like split the bill or for additional chair. I also have to look for... More 

Thank mtanyav
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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102 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015

Location is good: in a historical part of the city. Food choice is decent, as well as its quality. Wine cart is pretty poor and very expensive. Service - so-so.

Thank Serge P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Russian, Soups, Eastern European, Central European
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pyatkin ul. Rozhdestvenskaya 25, Nizhny Novgorod 603001, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Volga District  >  Nizhny Novgorod Oblast  >  Nizhny Novgorod
  • Phone Number: +7 831 430-91-83

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?