We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafe Michel

Krasnaya Presnya St., 13, Moscow 123242, Russia
7 499 252 5044
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #12 of 9,885 restaurants in Moscow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $2
Cuisines: French
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cafe Michel is a place where you can have a delicious breakfast, lunch with business partners or dinner in an unforgettably romantic atmosphere. The head chef invites guests on a gastronomic journey. The taste and aroma of the coffee at Cafe Michel leave no doubt that this restaurant really is a small corner of France on Krasnaya Presnya13.
Write a Review

79 reviews from our community

94% Recommend
    57
    17
    3
    1
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Staff- perfect Food- great taste Prices- quite high Atmosphere- amazingly cozy Service- 10 out of 10 We will definately come back for romantic dinner :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Moscow, Russia
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We went there for my friend's birthday dinner. At the beginning we had a pleasant surprise from the chef. My small daughter was welcomed by the staff - they gave special sheets to color to her and a set of crayons. The atmosphere was great - a shabby chic style which is very fashionable. The only thing that made a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Moscow, Russia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The best French restaurant in Moscow. Really delicious cuisine and good selection of wines. Very nice staff. it's always nice to spend an evening with your Love here. Especially love the live piano playing and old black and white movies in the evenings.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Monterey, California, Usa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The food and service were excellent here. The staff are attentive without being overbearing and they've always been welcoming. Menu available in English. The fusion of food (Thai soup!) is great and I love the salads here which are small but filled with different colors and fresh. As others have mentioned, it's also a great atmosphere.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Went in early on a Saturday night. After the hostess fully looked me up and down, she informed me that there was no availability. Find this suspect as it's a big resto and I saw empty tables. Too bad b/c it was recommended. Will not try again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

Really liked this place. The atmosphere is welcoming and the staff nice and helpful (received really good advice on wine). The food is a very successful mixture of traditional French and modern cuisine.I personally tried the mushroom soup and the duck, tasted really good ;) ! And you definitely have to try the Macarons, best I ever ate out of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Moscow, Russia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

Old style decorated nice, cozy, warm place. Menu is mainly composed from french kitchen, food is excellent as well the service.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Moscow, Russia
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012 via mobile

All is nice here! The cafe reminds a European one and you feel you need to say her finally the most important words. And then you hear from her "I will!"

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Moscow, Russia
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

I work at the American Embassy and my wife and I eat there often. We have never had a bad meal there and the service was great.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

I have been to Cafe Michel on a variety of occasions, for business lunches, for family dinners and just for coffee. The menu is very interesting and to some extent refreshing- naturally it is delicious as well. The service at Michel is always very nice and the atmosphere is very,very tasteful with interior design and music being simply great. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Cafe Michel also viewed

Moscow, Central Russia
Moscow, Central Russia
 
Moscow, Central Russia
Moscow, Central Russia
 

Been to Cafe Michel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Cafe Michel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing