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Ovchinnikovskaya Emb., 20/1 | Central City Tower, Moscow, Russia
7 (495) 280-04-28
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Ranked #571 of 10,338 Restaurants in Moscow
4.0 of 5 stars 135 Reviews
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $38 - $57
Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: European, Russian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I have been to this place with our business partners for dinner. The restaurant is nice, but food is just ordinary.

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Kyiv, Ukraine
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

patchy service and unimpressive food, expensive wine list if stripped of the summer terrace, it poses no interest whatsoever, but it's definitely worth visiting in one of the quiet and mild August evenings, when a good half of the moscovites have left for a vacation, and you own a perfect city view a little more to yourself. Very romantic and... More 

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Novara, Italy
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great surprise by this restaurant. Very good view of the city center, fresh, modern, stylish location. Service is good and the food, surprisingly was basically Italian. And I have to say, being Italian, the the quality was very high. Great chef with fantasy but respecting the tradition, I was there with colleagues coming from different countries and all were happy.... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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117 reviews 117 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

The roof top terrace gets you a great view of Moscow. The food menu is as usual in Moscow very large. The food is good but I wonder how traditional Russian, Sushi, Burger and Pasta fit together... And who is in the kitchen to prepare it all authentically! The service was not attentive at all, even if the restaurant wasn't... More 

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Moscow, Russia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

??????? ???? ??? ???? - 616 ??????! ?????? ?? ????? ????! ?? ??? ? ??????? ????????! Terrible place! Arrogant waiters! Cosmic pricing - small bottle of water 15 euro!

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Very helpful and friendly staff, the kitchen offers mostly italian food, but also the traditional Bortsch. So the evening started well and the food, includiing the sweet was delicious. Then we asked for green tea. We got a cup with water with a little bit of green color. The answer of the waiter was that the tea is good like... More 

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Paris, France
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Nice place, beautiful view, good service and delicious Stroganov beef. The lounge music is perfect. The price worth it. I've ever eaten there twice...

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

you can't fault the location,views, winelist and the decor. Service was only Ok - probably needs work. Very pricey, small bite size meals wasn't value for money at all

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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

The best view in Moscow. On your seat you can see the Red Square and Kremlin. Moscow is olive green. Walking around the restaurant is breathless. We asked for Russian Stroagnof and Lamb Rips. It was wonderfull. Cold beer. It was expensive, however the view is astonishing. Flowers all over the place. Really amazing. We recommend!

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London, United Kingdom
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156 reviews 156 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

I have nothing bad to say, but nothing overly positive either. The view is nice, but there are many places in Moscow with equally strong views. The service was above average for Moscow. The food was average. It's an Italian menu, and I simply wasn't impressed. I had a pasta starter, which was adequately prepared, but my main course of... More 

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Additional Information about Karlson

Address: Ovchinnikovskaya Emb., 20/1 | Central City Tower, Moscow, Russia
Phone Number: 7 (495) 280-04-28
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 38 - 57
Cuisine: European, Russian

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