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3086 Brighton 2nd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11235
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Ranked #324 of 4,410 restaurants in Brooklyn
Cuisines: Russian
Most recent review
- Apr 11, 2014
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English first
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We had great family time, home made taste! Dumplings with potatoes and cherries were great, borsch good, great fruit compot and excellent tandir bread, just bring cash to pay only and no beer served either, prices are very good and taste like home, thanks for treat!

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Hannover, Germany
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61 reviews 61 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

The Varenichnaya restaurant is really a hidden gem in Brighton Beach. This small but cozy restaurant serves authentic Russian food which tastes delicious. The menu comprises everything from salads to soups (like the famous borsch) to hot entrees to kebabs. I can highly recommend the pelmeni (dumplings consisting of a filling like meat, veal or chicken wrapped in thin, unleavened... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Walked in off the street on a Saturday night and knew right away that we found what we were looking for. A home-cooked delicious meal at more (or rather less) than a reasonable price. Almost everyone there was local, knew the waiter by name, and came not for a fancy meal but a relaxing time and a conversation over some... More

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