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Big Pig

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$$ - $$$
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Ul. Bolshevistskaya, 60, Saransk 430005, Russia
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+7 834 237-36-00
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Big Pig is a very happening place, with excellent food and great atmosphere. The only drawback is that it very popular so it may be difficult to get a table at pick-hours and that is closes at 24:00. The menu may seem limited (especially if you come often). The appetizers are great, the meat is grilled to perfection, plenty... More 

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Thank GoldenMattarello
Zurich, Switzerland
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28 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Very good food- had salmon with lemon salt. Good service, friedly atmosphere and very nice decor. Would be happy to go back

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Thank Paula D
Montreal, Canada
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016

The restaurant was quite busy even for a Wednesday night. Best to reserve ahead of time. Although the staff doesn't speak English, they have English menus so that you can point to your order. Menu selection is very good with lots of meat choices. Judging by those around us, all servings are very generous in size. We ordered the jack... More 

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Thank Gary W
Helsinki, Finland
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed May 8, 2016

The "Big pig" hamburger was really "Big" and also quite tasty. Drink selection was good. I had draft beer which was just fine and Spanish red wine - average. "American/international" style diner.

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Thank Pertti K
Samara Oblast, Russia
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2015

There are 4 flavors of the "Toro" home brewed beer and they are all malty and sweet (even the ale). You can also try the Vassileostrovskaya Brewery and the AF Brew craft beers which are far superior to any of the house brews. The price tag is on the hefty side, especially the meats (I did not expect to find... More 

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Thank xptachh
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2015

I've read all the reviews about this restaurant and I wasn't disappointed. Our party of 5 walked off the street without a booking and the staff couldn't have been more helpful to us as the restaurant was full because of the holidays. I was impressed with the décor, the menu and the size of the portions. The meat was cooked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ul. Bolshevistskaya, 60, Saransk 430005, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Volga District  >  Republic of Mordovia  >  Saransk
  • Phone Number: +7 834 237-36-00

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