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Pestelya St., 7, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
7-812-2727091
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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Visitor rating
  • 63
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Big variation of vegetarian food

We went there because of alle the good feedbacks and it was a good choice. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the stuff is very friendly. They also have an english menu. They serve all kind of Indien,Russian and western Europe vegetarian food. We enjoyed 2 soups an indien dumplings. It was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Fab F
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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118 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

We went there because of alle the good feedbacks and it was a good choice. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the stuff is very friendly. They also have an english menu. They serve all kind of Indien,Russian and western Europe vegetarian food. We enjoyed 2 soups an indien dumplings. It was all very tasty and fresh. The size of... More 

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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Great food (they offer all from typical russian to italian and asian), nice atmosphere, friendly people, I can only recommend this place!

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Boulder, Colorado
Top Contributor
296 reviews 296 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Sitting in the outside patio area in Sept. enjoying the ambience and the delicious vegetarian food. The menu lists both Russian and Indian and some simple straight up vegetarian food, also a good wine list. Wait staff is young, friendly, and speaks pretty good English. Even the toilet is cute. This is a good restaurant for anywhere, but especially in... More 

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Paarl, South Africa
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198 reviews 198 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stumbled upon the place, and I am so glad we did. We shared three different soups and a bread basket - what an experience. Good wine and beer list.

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Naples, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had a wonderful meal here during our stay. We eat outside on the terrace which was more charming than the interior of the restaurant. The food was very fresh and the dishes carefully prepared. We had an indian style curry dish that was really sublime. The service was attentive and helpful. Our best meal in St Petersburg.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This is my first review and I've traveled and been to many places and always hesitated writing reviews about bad service but I am so angry in this moment I have to write this. It started to rain on my date night with my lady, and she is veggie and knew a place she had been to before that would... More 

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Marina A, Owner at Botanika, responded to this review

I am so sorry that you suffered at the hands of one of our waitresses. Please contact Marina the boss at Botanika 2727091 for a free meal and a personal apology. More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Really nice place. Dishes are tastefully put together. Attentive service. No complains what so ever.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Nice place with a lot of choices for vegans. The food is tasty, and they also have fresh squeezed drinks - the apple juice was really good. Great, casual place to hang out with friends.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Discovered on a recent (very wet) trip to St Petersburg. Well worth the walk from our hotel for the cosy unpretentious ambience, warmth of the welcome and delicious food. As visitors, selected mainly from the Russian options and so enjoyed these light, fully-vegetarian versions that we steered a Muscovite friend back to Cafe Botanika for a second equally-good meal. If... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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104 reviews 104 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I'm a regular in Botanika. Sometimes going there for a quiet coffee, sometimes for food, or then for a beer on a terrace. Meals are good and tasty - I usually choose Indian food. They also have some Russian specialities and healthy juices. The best aspect of this place is ambiance - relaxed, friendly and homey. Interiors well-designed, original and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pestelya St., 7, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: 7-812-2727091

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vegetarian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?