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Christian

#274 of 11,346 Restaurants in Moscow
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Kutuzovskiy pr-kt 2/1, Blg. 1, Moscow 121248, Russia
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+7 499 243-25-69
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Moscow, Russia
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I haven't been to this place for a few years and it has positively surprised me. Great interior, kind staff and delicious food! All the dishes we tried were excellent, we even ordered two of them twice. I suggest to go for avocado salad - best in Moscow, black pies and seabass in black salt! The price was not to... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like cheesecake this is the place to go . Middle range in terms of price , really interesting menu and good service .

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Thank dancatlin
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

One of the best dinners I ever had in Moscow. Just couldn't stop eating as whatever I ordered was delicious. I feel like I'll keep seeing their food in my dreams. The service was also remarkable, the waiter was extremely helpful and attentive. The downside is that they were out of a few menu items, but we were offered alternatives... More 

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Swindon
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying about the food .. it's very delicious indeed. It's medium to high price but not issue if you a foodie. The two complaints that I have are they don't except credit card but they make you use their Cash machine to withdraw money if you still wish to pay. For a high class restaurant... completely... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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176 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

By coincidence we ended up here an evening. Christian offers outdoor and indoor seating, and has a good choice of different dishes. I enjoyed the decor, but the chairs were a bit uncomfortable. This does not influence my review - the food was great, a bit slow, but we had a very good evening, and the staff were all great!

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Thank CRNorway
Christian_restaurant, Chef, Christian Lorenzini at Christian, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Sorry if chairs was uncomfortable.Fortunately, this does not meant that your evening was ruined. We are infinitely glad that You appreciated food and atmosphere. See you soon! Christian Lorenzini Best regards, Christian Lorenzini More 

London, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

Nice creative selection but it was the great appearance from outside that attracted us ... A typical ginza project restaurant ... Good menu, good food, good service... Soups and salad inventive and worth going gack to

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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150 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2016

Visited on a rainy Sunday during lunch time. Food and service were good but not extraordinary. Setting is nice.

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Thank S H
Moscow, Russia
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

I invited one of my British friends who came to Moscow to visit this place, and she really appreciated tasty dishes and charming Xmasy atmosphere of the restaurant! Italian food is marvellous, the chef is young but a true professional! A magical candyfloss with a cheesecake is a must-eat!

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Moscow, Russia
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Christian is quite an unusual restaurant. Many of the dishes on the menu I have not seen anywhere else. Everything tastes really well. Service is nice. The whole ambience is cosy and warm! Great place!!!

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Thank Shariputra
Shanghai Region, China
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015

We went there on Friday night at 9:30pm. The decor wasn't anything particularly nice, actually quite bland on the 3rd floor. If you can, reserve one of the main areas. Not particularly romantic or nice for a date; the tables were WAY TOO HUGE so you're sitting really far away from each other and too much trendy electro-pop music blasting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Fusion
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kutuzovskiy pr-kt 2/1, Blg. 1, Moscow 121248, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow
  • Phone Number: +7 499 243-25-69
Description
" CHRISTIAN ": RESTAURANT FOR FRIENDS. Christian Lorenzini opened his nominative restaurant. He dreamed about it from a young age, since he was working in his father's restaurant in Tuscany and wished for independence and freedom. " Christian " is very similar to its owner. It's an informal venue with an open kitchen, an open mind and unbending atmosphere «for friends». Restaurant that has the frankly traditional taste of native Tuscany, with the “author's” kitchen created from the oldest home recipes of several generations of Lorenzini family, presented in a fun creative way!The address of the restaurant is quite impressive. " Christian " is located on the first floor of the building adjacent to the left wing of the hotel "Ukraine". Monumental architecture of the famous skyscraper effectively contrasts with the interior and atmosphere of " Christian." Crossing the threshold, you will find yourself in another country –a cozy, lovely, warm, but also ironic.Even the most important guest will have to smile, ease the knot on his neck and feel among his friends. The menu changes every week. Everyone can leave his or her feedback on it. After all, it is written on the board that is easy to wash. In the paper menu you can also cross out and write down your own dishes. "In Christian I cook my family’s and friend’s favorite dishes! Baked artichoke according to my grandmother's recipe, avocado cake is almost like my mother’s, exploded tartar or veal on the bone coated in herbs from Tuscany, and cottage-cheese cakes for breakfast according to the recipe of my second half.The menu is small, but we're going to keep changing it and add some new items. Our guests can order their favorite dishes that are not on the menu, for example, a goat or a goose according to their family’s recipe; although they will need to let us know in advance so I personally can go to the market and choose the best products.I want every guest to become a friend and stand with me at our open kitchen to cook his own dishes.I look forward to all the guests. "Christian Lorenzini

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