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Biblioteka

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Bolshaya Pokrovskaya, 46, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
+7(831)433-69-34
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 186
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  • 85
    Very good
  • 34
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Really good place to eat

Good Italian food, friendly staff and nice view from the balcony! Prices are good as well - we would come again! :-)

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
Nicola S
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  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Good Italian food, friendly staff and nice view from the balcony! Prices are good as well - we would come again! :-)

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Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This small restaurant is located on the top floor in the building which is book shop. The name of restaurant is translated to english as "Library". Place is very good for wide range of clients - romantic couples and single people. Interrior is very cozy. A lot of books. You can read something during the luch (diner, breakfast)

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We decided to visit this place as we wanted to check what keeps this place in the top list of places to eat in Nizhny. We liked the interior inside, while the terrace was rather too small and too narrow so we decided not to sit there. The service was OK, the waiting time for the ordered salad + lasagna... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We have tried several dishes, soups and starters, all were very nice and delicious. It is perfect for friends' gathering.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

My wife and I came here for dinner, and were seated despite the lack of a reservation. (It fills up quickly, so we recommend the reservation if you don't arrive early!) This started as a great experience, despite the hostess' odd question of whether we had come to eat, or to visit the restroom. The ambience was great: a nice... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We came here based on the glowing reviews. We arrived at 9pm pm, we waited 15 minutes to get a menu in English and after we placed the order we waited some more till we learnt that they could not cook meat and or fish before the kitchen was closing (45 minutes later). So we only could order pizza or... More 

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Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Tasty food and friendly staff. A lot of books to read while you wait for you order. And music is not very loud.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

This is a very good restaurant. The food is nice,has a cozy atmosphere and the service is excellent.the waiters also friendly and some of them do speaks english.there is also menu written in english for those who can't read in russian .i love the cheesecake served there. The taste just so nyum! Totally recommend it.

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Canberra
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

This is the pick of eating in Nizhny Novgorod. On the top floor of a book store, it has a great selection of Italian themed meals. The staff are very friendly and the service was great. Happy to recommend and would definately eat here again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The food, the environment is 5 star. Russians esp Muscovites love this place when they visit. You could also get their home-made spaghetti noodles. For lunch, they have special -20% discount as well. Outdoor scenic view of pakrovskaya street is available too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bolshaya Pokrovskaya, 46, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Volga District  >  Nizhny Novgorod Oblast  >  Nizhny Novgorod
  • Phone Number: +7(831)433-69-34

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15
  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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