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Cafe Esenin

Novaya ploshhad St., 8/2, Moscow 101000, Russia
+7 495 983-10-70
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Aug 7, 2018
Feb 10, 2018
“Nice location and very slow service”
Closed Now
Russian, Cafe, Seafood, Soups, Central European, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Novaya ploshhad St., 8/2, Moscow 101000, Russia
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Best toilet in Russia. Taking a dump will never be the same. Went to the toilet and came back a new man.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Thys S
Reviewed February 10, 2018

The location of the restaurant is perfect - 5 minutes from the Red Square. The interior is good as well as the menu. However be prepared to wait quite a long time for even the simplest dishes like herring. Moreover we got our main dishes...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank LeonidVic
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We were taken to this place by a Russian friend of us. The place, the service was excellent, however they were unable to serve us a few items from the Menu. They neither had a russian vodka to drink, only grey goose. We survived:) But...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank MrAquary
Reviewed October 16, 2017

This elegant and modern restaurant serves delicious Russian as well as European cuisine. Delightful staff. Jazz is performed several nights a week. There is a library and semi secret bar down stairs which is a good place to go for an evening drink. Will definitely...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank NYC455
Reviewed August 14, 2017

We were three for lunch with reservations. We were kind of short on time and this is a restaurant you could spend more time in side of. It was casual elegant decor and an open kitchen with counter seating as well as table and chairs....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 93ilenes
Reviewed April 1, 2017

We were recommended to this restaurant by a hotel concierge, and it was great. Modern decor, and great food and service at reasonable prices. As we speak no Russian, we were very happy with our waiter who put in the extra time to help us...More

Date of visit: March 2017
2  Thank Brad G
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

First Moscow meal and we loved it. Our waiter gave great recommendations. The bull knuckle was excellent especially with sauces. Potatoes with cream excellent. The restaurant was empty but much better than expected given the ranking. They don't take Amex :(

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank U513JBjamesb
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

We were attending for the businnes dinner, I liked the service of the personal, food was very delicios. Nice atmosphere background music. Very clean. So worth to go

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank VusalI15
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I hade the pleasure to have a very good dine in this place. Very good service, quality of the good was authentic (I tried some russian specialties) and the wine list very gorgeous. Pirice ok. Do not forget to visit the place and bars downstairs....very...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Daddikai
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Perhaps my most favorite restaurant - bar & karaoke of course ))) excellent service , tasty food, such a beautiful serving , the most delicious desserts and fun party weekend

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank jeaanote
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
This small yet important neighbourhood is full of
state institutions and offices. To understand where
modern Russia began, go to the Kremlin and State
Historical Museum on Red Square. After satisfying your
historical curiosities, indulge in modern pleasures at
GUM Department Store - not just for the sake of
shopping but for the sake of architectural pleasure as
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $30
Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 6:00 AM
11:00 AM - 6:00 AM
11:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Novaya ploshhad St., 8/2, Moscow 101000, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow>  > Red Square & Kitay-gorod
  • Neighborhood: Red Square & Kitay-gorod
  • Phone Number: +7 495 983-10-70
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