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Bosco Cafe

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Italian, Cafe, European, Russian, Central European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews ice cream tiramisu cakes risotto caviar borscht red square gum department store lenin's tomb gum shopping centre coffee and cake outside seating excellent location nice cafe the ground floor lunch or dinner slow service
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Reviewed yesterday

Very surprised to see "excellent" posts from other reviewers. The only thing which was good about this place is its location. Otherwise the service was slow, food is nothing special and prices were just insulting for this level of service. Take our advice: save your...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lithoms
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love the place in summer with their open terrace or winter with their inside cafe overlooking the skating ring on Red Square and waving to the Kremlin towers. The food, the drinks and the service are next to perfect though I am not a big...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank forpix
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful restaurant! Amazing food! And special thanx to Alexandra for a great hospitality. Will definitely recommend it to others!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Hailey P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing decor, superb menu, exceptional staff. Had the mignon with black truffle, it was just amazing. Highly recommended

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NicholeB720
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After a walk in Red Square, the four of us decided to have dessert at the Bosco Cafe. This one is in Gum department store, and the food was quite good. The chococate torte cake (lava cake) was declious and the chocolate oozing out from...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nobodee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Desserts were delicious. Very very bad service. Unfriendly staff . Very rude . The ice cream is overrated big time.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AVO D
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Except the location all was very bad. The service tried their best but could not save the horrific kitchen. The fish had ABSOLUTELY NO TASTE. The duck was completely impossible to chew to a degree that it could be swallowed - I waited three minutes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Benita S
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

If I could put zero stars I would. The only attraction of this place is the accessibility to the Red Square. Otherwise, we paid 700$ per person for New Years with a guarantee that we can drive up to the location. First of all, we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bettiems
Reviewed December 22, 2018

The location within the famous GUM department store and close tobthe Red Square is really great. However, clearly overpriced.I ordered noodles with black truffels,was told only white truffels available,at higher price.Was served with tiny pieces of black truffels but charged the higher price. Many better...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alex2013998
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

This place is simply put unfriendly and over priced. I was treated like the most unwanted guest. Maybe because I was alone, or that I was a woman alone. I do not know. But know here have I ever been told that I cannot have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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December 15, 2018|
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Response from Azrica | Reviewed this property |
I have been few times and never reserved, just walk in and they would always help out.
April 29, 2017|
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Response from UKD97 | Reviewed this property |
Just walk in, not needed, but be sensible about going during prime times.
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