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Pestelya St., 7, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
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11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mannheim, Germany
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The space is warm, the service is attentive and the food is delicious! The cafe is great for just drinks or food. It is one of those places where people eat, but you don't feel awkward or rushed when you have your computer out working with just a coffee. Both times I visited I had dishes from the Indian part... More 

Thank bettyA9464GH
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

I love it when places emulate the food of the nation well in veggie style - the food here is delicious and plenty of variety

Thank Matthew P
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Traveling with a family of vegetarians can be hard, especially in Russia. Botanika is a unique experience that a vegetarian to appreciate russian and multi-ethnic cuisines. The atmosphere was great and reminded me if San Francisco or Seattle. I would have given it 5 stars, but am only giving 4 because not everyone was keen on the food flavor, it... More 

Thank Gaurav K
New York City, New York
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Came here for dinner one night. Very much enjoyed the Asian stir fry.. The burger was slightly dry but the tomato salsa on the side helped. Very much enjoyed the mango panna cota with coconut whipped cream. But it was a tab bit over priced for what we got.

Thank sablesilver
Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

One of our favourite restaurants when visiting St. Petersburg! The ambience of this restaurant is so lovely and the staff are very helpful and accommodating, especially with non-Russian speakers. The food was delicious and the menu is very diverse (there's a mix of Russian food, Indian food, sandwiches/wraps etc.). Super cute cafe environment, highly recommended! Suggest making a booking as... More 

Thank yashikam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Both the food and the juice were amazing - try the Lakshmi drink and the Super Dal (our favorites). Friendly attentive service in cute cafe environment.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

7 min walk from savior on blood church Nicely decorated , delicious vegan pancakes. Staff speak perfect English ) place has also romantic decoration in contrary to most vegan places I visited. Most recommended )

Thank sharontB5885AU
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394 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016

We found it hard to choose what to have for dinner as everything on the menu sounded fantastic. Eventually we had carrot fritters, fried cheese, salad and buckwheat. It was all very good and prices are quite reasonable (this is, after all, central St Petersburg). We sat on the patio and enjoyed lovely views. The only disappointment was the rather... More 

Thank Neatham
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

We are not vegetarian, but the meal at Botanika deserves a special mention. We went there for late breakfast, they open at 11 am. We have been told that during lunch and dinner, there could be people lining up outside waiting to eat there. It is a trendy place, but one of not too many choices for vegans and vegetarian,... More 

Thank Luv2Tour2
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Great cafe, great food (lots of choices), good service, prices reasonable. Loved the vegetarian borsch and Tolstoy's carrot cutlets. Ate there several times, was very happy to find this kind of place in St. Pete (which is a lot more veggie-friendly than in the past).

Thank J M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pestelya St., 7, St. Petersburg 191028, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg>  > Liteyny
  • Neighborhood: Liteyny
  • Phone Number: 7-812-2727091

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