Taste of St. Petersburg
Collected by Marc Perrotta , AFAR Contributor
Bol'shaya Morskaya Ulitsa, 39, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 190000
A favorite of local elites, Davidov is a comfortable yet elegant restaurant that transforms traditional European and Russian dishes into exquisite cuisine. Like the food, tradition is updated with a keen eye toward design and presentation, and the...
Kazanskaya Ulitsa, 3А, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191186
The menu for Terrassa offers a multitude of great dishes—American, Italian, French and Asian cuisine and French desserts—but the restaurant's most distinctive feature is its location at the top of the city center’s tallest building. Kazan...
Yuzhnaya Doroga, 11, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 197110
On the edge of a park overlooking the Gulf of Finland, Russian Fishing means what it says—you go fishing for your dinner. However rustic it sounds, the expert staff cooks your catch and serves it in their cozy wood-lined restaurant or on the...
Nevsky avenue, 15, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191186
Taleon maintains an impeccably elegant mood. Located in a dazzling 19th-century palace, the restaurant offers Russian and international cuisine perfectly complemented by an extensive wine and brandy selection. Taleon is a more formal destination...
Ulitsa Vosstaniya, 32, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191014
Named after one of the founders' grandmothers, Stolle is a local chain of pierogi (pie) shops, but each feels like a one-of-a-kind bakery. Cozy interiors are filled with the aroma of baking pies, both sweet and savory, or hearty, as they like to...
Nevsky prospekt, Mikhailovskaya Ulitsa, 1/7, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191186
Touted as the oldest continuously operating restaurant in the city, L’Europe is an elegant, old-world classic with a glittering Art Nouveau interior and caviar bar. But it’s also fun: Friday is Tchaikovsky Night with a ballet performance, and jazz...
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