Contact: 00 7 812 703 5372; Opening times: Daily, 12pm-11. Italian homemade ice-cream is the specialty of this cozy and elegant café. The cabin of Tsar Peter the Great Another historic place you might want to visit is the ancient cabin of Tsar Peter the Great. On a cold day, they are perfect with hot tea, and will give you an energy boost during busy days touring the sights of the city. Here are 20 reasons: 1. Pro tip: Be here on Navy day last Sunday in July to see thousands of Russian sailors walking along the parks and big battleships mooring at the banks of the Newa. The dining sections of St.
The colorful mosaics are unbelievably beautiful! Yes, you can dine like a tsar, and in just about any other fashion and on any kind of cuisine you prefer. Literary Cafe occupies two floors and keeps the tradition of the old days. The English-speaking staff are friendly and attentive, and the summer terrace has great views of the Admiralty and St. Catherine the Great built it to escape the many obligations at court. After the feast was over the hostess gave each of the many guests a lot of food to take home with them. These are very special in Russia.
Beranger, which met famous writers, poets, journalists. Soon there was opened one of the most famous confectionery of St. Here on these pages I would like to introduce you to what Russians usually eat and what they are especially fond of. And believe me it is not an easy thing to do! Hot dogs and potato snacks are also on the menu, and the combination of great prices - especially for set-menu lunches - friendly service, and a few more unusual menu items are a recipe for success. More than two decades have passed since the fall of the Soviet Union and with it the days when dining choices in St. Contact: 00 7 812 703 3280; Opening times: Daily, 12pm-12am Nearest metro: Gostiny Dvor Reservations: Recommended Prices: ££. Petersburg is best described as the city of thousand palaces.
Please check our to see how we protect and manage your submitted data. This holiday is still widespread in our country. These include smoked salmon, salted herring, pickled vegetables, salads, cured meats — and, of course, caviar. Absolutely make sure to book tickets for a performance during your stay. Nevsky Prospect The Nevsky Prospect is a 4. It was entertaining, exciting and memorable. Peterhof Palace is, strictly speaking, not located in St.
There is also a sheer endless mass of beautiful orthodox churches, theaters, and smaller museums. Your best friend will be some warm shoes. I loved spending New Years in St. There are two different dining spaces available: expect quirky, vintage-style décor antique lamps, a stuffed bear, portraits of Pushkin in the casual café on the ground floor, and a more formal second-floor space with elegant parquet floors, chandeliers and regal striped chairs. What are the traditional courses in Russia? What is their favorite cuisine? Even many centuries ago Russians cooked them.
It will also give you the unique opportunity to sleep inside an authentic Russian palace and thus adding tremendously to your whole experience. It was an insult to the host if his guest left home sober or not full. As an alternative, I can recommend the Belmond. Petersburg is a city of many water canals. It's your decision whether you want to give your guide a tip. Since we were so impressed by the taste of Russian food, Sasha gave us some recipes to take back home. Uncounted shops, palaces, churches, and luxury hotels line the fabulous street and there really is no way around visiting the Nevsky Prospect.
Peter and Paul Fortress Peter and Paul Fortress marks the very spot St. At average restaurants vegetarian dishes often have a special sign so you wouldn't get confused. Leonardo da Vinci, Monet, Van Gogh, but also ancient Scythian Gold and artwork from the dawn of time — this museum will quite literally take your breath away. We honestly recommend the Food tour in St Petersburg and hope to book Sasha next time we go back. There are some good bio wines too. Nowadays in our country almost all the people prefer authentic Russian food, even when they dine out.
Say, you go fishing and then cook ukha out of the fresh fish that you've just caught yourself, under the open air in an iron kettle on the open fire. It is not only the largest orthodox basilica in the world but also the fourth largest cathedral in the world. Petersburg in Your Pocket are worth checking out, for both the restaurant reviews and the ads for tempting business lunch deals, which are typically priced between 300R and 600R. Where to stay in St. They are eaten with sour cream, varenye, or honey and are especially good with tea.