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Cat Restaurant

Karavannaya st., 24 | Nevsky Prospect, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 315-38-00
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Ranked #195 of 7,625 Restaurants in St. Petersburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $42
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
St. Petersburg, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I've had dinner twice at Cat restaurant with my boyfriend. Since we don't see each other often, I wanted to make our dinner really special, so I chose Cat restaurant for this occasion. The food was delicious, the atmosphere was friendly, cozy and romantic. We really loved the service. We were served by the head waiter Maksim, who has amazing... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We had twice dinner at the Cat Restaurant and were not disappointed. The kitchen was excellent and we especially appreciated the support we got from KAMIL! His english is very good and he is very competent concerning Georgian food. Prices are adequate and we can only recommend this nice place with its friendly staff.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We just stumbled in, and found it very nice, not too expansive, and most important - tasty. We got the chachashuly, ratatui, and some other dishes. Great. Recommended. Yair

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Surrey, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great atmosphere! Very good service, delicious cuisine and beautifully, authentically represented dishes. Not cheap, but worth the value.

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Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stumbled across this place as I was keen for a Georgian meal for dinner and were really impressed. The restaurant is a tad formal, located in a basement and styled with white damask tablecloths. The waitstaff were friendly and attentive. We had a bottle of wine and they ensured our glasses were never empty. We ordered the meat dolmades,... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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100 reviews 100 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Got there on recommendation from our guide. Excellent interior, live music, attentive service, relatively fast. However, the food was mediocre for a Georgian place on this street (you have at least two more Georgian restos with better food within 100 meters). A major disappointment has been 'cat' kebab (shashlyk), where we expected to try all types of meat. Only pork... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Soups we had were excellent and on advice of waiter small cheese pie (he informed us large one would be too large) was a great lunchtime choice, disappointedd not to be able to visit for dinner with live music, qualtiy of food, wine and decor was superb.

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Tampa, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We stumbled on this place since it is a basement restaurant and our skepticism turned into admiration. We each ordered different plates of grilled meats so we could share. Each type of meat was delicious as was the beer and wine. While I initially thought the prices were a little high, I found the portions to be large and very... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Good food with an interesting ambience. Liked it very much. Friendly and efficient staff. Reasonable prices. Would recommend that you approach it from the end of the street that is furthest away from the Hermitage, the other end of the street is quiet and looks distinctly dubious at night, with what looks like a lap dancing club hiding in the... More

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New York City, New York
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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This is fine dining from the country of Georgia and stands-up like a king over Georgian restaurants in this city-- most in St. Petersburg are 'shashlik' eateries. 'Cat' is a nice couples 'date' restaurant and yet, a place to dine for business conversation as it is generally quiet. If you are a vegetarian looking for fresh choices with wonderful dishes... More

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