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Receptoria

Admiralteyskiy Ave., House 10, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
7-812-3127967
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Ranked #137 of 7,627 Restaurants in St. Petersburg
Price range: $1 - $3
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Highly recommend this exceptional small and intimate restaurant for delicate dining experience with important for you person. Very delicious, not cheap, experience. Worth the money.

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Tatiana R, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Receptoria, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment! We are really glad that you have spent good time in our restaurant. More

Edson, Alberta
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We found the food to be exceptional here--worth a second visit for us during a week stay in St. Petersburg. Great service, original dishes, and nice atmosphere. Like many nicer restaurants in St. Petersburg, the wine list starts at about 3000 rubles and goes up to ridiculous very quickly (i.e. you can't find a good, inexpensive bottle of wine in... More

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Tatiana R, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Receptoria, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comment. We'll be glad to see you again. More

New York City, New York
Top Contributor
186 reviews 186 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

We had seen this restaurant listed in our travel agents guide, yet everytime I asked about it, they tried to send me somewhere else. On our last day in St. Petersburg after passing by it several time, I said let's go. They had a reasonable wine list, the food was nothing short of wonderful. I had a pasta with seafood,... More

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San Francisco, California
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294 reviews 294 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Eating there wasn't that special, but it has some of the best and freshest Italian meats, spices and cheeses for take out. You will not be disappointed

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Munich, Germany
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60 reviews 60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012 via mobile

Based on high rated reviews we had dinner in Receptoria. I had pasta and then duck. It is pity when all ordered dishes is absolute neutral. It was eatable but nothing else to describe. Prices are high. But taste is less then ordinary. May we were at Monday. No visitors exclude us. No booking required. I was stupid to go... More

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Food was mediocre, attentive service. Complimentary desserts was interesting. Very expensive for portions. Restaurant was very clean with pressed white table clothes. Felt like I was in a cave, not much natural lighting, cloudy day. It could be romantic atmosphere for younger crowd. Bathroom was clean.

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London, United Kingdom
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120 reviews 120 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This Italian restaurant has a great location opposite the Admiralty (Alexander) garden. The food is high quality and the service attentive. I ordered a tartare of salmon and a mushroom & truffle risotto. High quality but small portions. This meal, with three glasses of wine, cost RUB 3100. Pricey, I thought.

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eurasia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

We walked and walked to get to this restaurant and it was worth every step. The chef knows what he is doing. The asparagus risotto was to die for. Everything else -- starters, main courses and desserts, were excellent. Highly recommended.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012 via mobile

Nothing to add to all previous reviews. simply very tasty, well presented and good atmosphere with attentive waitress.

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Mariefred, Sweden
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91 reviews 91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

I was sleeping at Renaissance hotel, not far away from the restaurant and decided to give it a try. The food was very good, well presented. I have a feeling that it is a mix of Italian and French cuisine, with a strong wine list and a upscale environment. You eat well, you are attended well and you pay the... More

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