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Cuisine of Saint Petersburg for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Saint Petersburg impresses its visitors with a vast choice of gastronomy establishments being of great attraction for tourists. Many restaurants and city cafes features centuries-long history. These eating houses have been gaining visitors’ recognition and customers’ esteem for centuries in the truest sense of this word. One of such gastronomy landmarks of the city is considered to be the Pyshechnaya restaurant being the oldest establishment of the kind in the world. Each day the restaurant attracts sweet muffins and donuts admirers inviting them to set in a cozy small hall. The main feature of the eating house is that it has experienced only several facelifting improvements through the last decades thus its interior design looks quite uncommon.
The city of Saint Petersburg has been for many years the most in demand tourist destination of global scale. The Capital of Culture of the country attracts foreign guests with plenty of … Open
Sweets and pastry addicts should visit the Sever cake shop and café being the most heavily visited sweet shop of the city. For more than a hundred years this café has been a favorite place to eat and relax for sweet addicts treating them with the vastest choice of pastries and cakes. The city offers its guests plenty of eating house of various culinary trends. The Italia restaurant is one of the most in demand eating houses of the city. The restaurant is much appreciated as among local folks so among foreign guests.
Its name is self-explanatory. The specialities of the eating house are still various sorts of pizza and pasta. The owner of the restaurant is fond of bikes and his passion to these vehicles is reflected in the decoration of the halls of the restaurant being its main feature. Not far from the Kazan Cathedral tourists will discover another popular eating house specializing in international cuisine named Terrassa. Copyright
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Its menu offers popular Russian cuisine dishes as well as the tastiest treats of European cuisine. Meat dishes admirers should necessarily try one of the specialities of the house. A terrace of the restaurant opens a vibrant view over the bells of the cathedral as well as over landmarks and sites located in the area of the restaurant. Those tourists tending to homey and easy atmosphere should pay a visit to the Sakartvelo Café. Its main feature is still a vast choice of Georgian cuisine dishes however the eating house offers a great selection of Russian cuisine treats on its menu as well.
A warm welcome, astonishing homemade dishes and reasonable pricing policy are the main ingredients of pleasure and comfort of the café guests. The V-Meste coffee bar offers its guests not only a vast selection of European cuisine treats but plenty of engaging entertainments as well. The visitors of the coffee bar are offered various board games. The atmosphere of the bar tunes its guests for a long and exciting leisure. The Moskva restaurant invites foreign guests and local residents to try typical dishes of Russian cuisine. While adults will enjoy tasty specialities of the house the youngest visitors of the restaurant may enjoy a specially equipped kids’ entertainment area.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Saint Petersburg and surroundings

Unique sights around Saint Petersburg

St. Isaac Cathedral

From the series “The most iconic temples in the world”
The distinctive feature of the cathedral is its chic interior design, decorated with gold bronze, malachite, glaze and other precious and semi-precious stones. The magnificent stained glass windows, the unique design of the domes, more than a hundred and a hundred old paintings and murals - all these works of art were carefully preserved. On the colonnade of the cathedral was the excellent viewing platform. All guests of the Isaac's Cathedral can enjoy the beautiful panorama of Saint Petersburg. The way to the lookout platform is not easy. To get there, visitors have to overcome 562 steps of the spiral staircase. … Read further

Church of Savior on Blood

From the series “15 unofficial man-made wonders of the world”
When the cathedral was finally completed, it was striking not only by its artistic design, but also by advanced technologies. The Church of the Savior on Blood was one of the first all-electric buildings in the city, it was illuminated by 1 700 light bulbs or so. Today, visitors will be able to admire the fine finish of the temple. It includes wonderful mosaics, grand gilded chandeliers, stained-glass windows, and artistic painting. The exhibition of mosaics that can be seen in the walls of the cathedral is one of the largest in Europe. … Read further

The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments

From the series “Top 15 UNESCO sites In Europe”
Gardens located in the historic center of St. Petersburg are decorated with antique sculptures and fountains. Area of the historic district is 5.8 thousand hectares. About 4 000 architectural and cultural monuments are represented there. In addition to the Golden Triangle, you can see the Venice of the North, which is another landmark of St. Petersburg. It owes its name to a huge number of canals and bridges. There are about 400 different bridges there. The area was built during the reign of Peter The Great. Even today, his project is considered one of the biggest urban development projects in the world. … Read further
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