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Karla Marksa St., 22, Irkutsk 664003, Russia
+7 395 229-06-07
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Ranked #3 of 592 Restaurants in Irkutsk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $70
Cuisines: Dessert, International
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Business Lunch. Pastry to order.
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We went to Figaro looking for some western food after a week on Olkhon Island. We found the staff really friendly and helpful, with excellent English. The food was very good and service prompt. We found the prices quite reasonable compared to other restaurants, especially the pasta. Looking for some food to remind you of home while is russia -... More

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Breda, The Netherlands
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The restaurant is in the center of Irkutsk and easy to reach. Prices are quite expensive, but worth your money. They have a small menu, but that what they serve is really good quality! My rib-eye was perfectly seasoned and just melted on my tongue. My girlfriend had the tuna which was also perfect. The staff speaks very good English.... More

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Miami, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

i went there on a friday night ,i was the only customer .i was in the mood for italian food .it was just ok.iwas not impressred at all .i paid a high price for some decent food .as italian i`m a bread lover .the bread was terrible .but due to my craving for it it, i ordered some extra ,surprisly... More

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Madrid, Spain
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228 reviews 228 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Very well located in Karl Marx St, the restaurant offers a menu based on Italian cuisine with some original add-ons. The staff speaks English and is very friendly. Food was well presented and abundant (not so common in Russia). The screwdriver salad was a great discovery, I recommend it. Meat well cooked, but the pasta we ordered was a little... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I spent a week in Irkutsk and I am very glad that I managed to find this restaurant although I wish I had found it earlier than I had! The food was delicious and very well presented and the chef kept providing complimentary samples for me to try. The staff were exceptionally friendly and spoke perfect English (giving me a... More

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Nice atmosphere with a European hints in its decoration. I'd give them 5 starts if the last layer of pasta of my lasagna would have not been so difficult to cut. The waiting staff speak English and are very friendly. Centrally located on Karl Marx street.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

After fleeing an overcrowded pizza restaurant across the street we were overjoyed by Figaro. The place looks brilliant, the staff was very friendly (and English speaking) and food was just magnificent. The best dining experience we’d had for a long time, a perfect way to finish a lovely day in Irkutsk and a fantastic final meal in Russia before heading... More

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Had lunch at Figaro while stopping in Irkutsk during a trans-siberian tour. I found Irkutsk to be rather unpleasant and generally obnoxious, and as a guy whose happiness is highly related to good food and a full stomach this restaurant made it a whole lot nicer for me. Great food, incredibly kind and helpful waiter - cute, too - who,... More

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Zushi-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

I was only in Irkutsk for one night and I'm glad I found this restaurant. Everything was fantastic - the English (multilingual) speaking staff, the delicious food, the tasty wine, the modern interior design, and the upbeat lounge music. The chef's compliments food and drinks were nothing less than incredibly delicious. The staff was exceedingly courteous. It was my girlfriend's... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

It's been a great pleasure to find such a nice place while being in Irkutsk. - First thing that attracts your attention is unexpectedly attentive and professional staff. - Secondly, given that you find yourself in Siberia, the quality of food is above all of the expectations. - Thirdly place beautifully surrounds you with relaxing and quite atmosphere that completes... More

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Additional Information about Figaro

Address: Karla Marksa St., 22, Irkutsk 664003, Russia
Phone Number: +7 395 229-06-07
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Siberian District  >  Irkutsk Oblast  >  Irkutsk
Average Prices: USD 15 - 70
Cuisine: Dessert, International

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