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Singer Cafe

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In the heart of St. Petersburg, in the house of the company Zinger, who is known to many as the "House of Books", on the second floor is located the cafe Singer. Huge panoramic Windows overlooking the Kazan Cathedral and the Nevsky Prospekt, spacious rooms with classic interior design and soft light will make you plunge into the atmosphere of the early twentieth century. What could be better than to start your day with a delicious Cup of coffee and freshly baked cakes, watching through the haze of the morning mist on awaking city? In the menu of cafe Singer You will find a large selection of delicious German desserts, omelets and snacks to start the day. After a light or hearty Breakfast, you
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
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Cafe, European, Russian, Soups, Eastern European, Central European
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Takeout, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The building alone is already worth a visit starting with the lovely Art deco outside. Inside there is a huge bookstore in what was once the Singer sewing machine factory. On the second floor there is a lunchroom. If you manage to get a table...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank DickZe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cafe is basic Russian style but the bookshop and whole building is worth a visit because it is quite lovely. The staircase balustrade is gorgeous

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Heather B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must à fantastic library with a very nice souvenir shop , the building imself is beautiful don’ Miss

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank irengel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe was once upon a time a huge factory building , manufacturing Singer 🧵 sewing machines. Now it has been converted into a bookstore cum cafe. The cafe is beautiful and inexpensive to dine in irregardless of the day.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank regtan4862
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice cafe on the second floor of a very busy bookstore. This became our afternoon go on Nevskiy Prospect. The flavored ice teas are excellent but the apple/cake pie with some vanilla ice cream became a favorite. Do stop in and give your tired feet...More

Date of visit: April 2019
2  Thank Claudia N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had two visits to this cafe and although we waited for our Beef Stroganoff on our second visit, it was freshly cooked and delicious. It is a busy cafe and has a lovely view of the Kazan Cathedral but our main attraction was the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice and quaint. Beautiful surroundings. We had a relaxing coffee and pastry which was beautifully presented

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 123Margaret4711
Reviewed May 15, 2019

Lovely cafe in brilliant bookshop. Views across to Kazan and glorious exterior to the shop itself. Excellent

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank PeteLucy434
Reviewed May 13, 2019

We felt privileged to have lunch (twice) at this famous cafe overlooking Nevski prospect. The food is fine and the service good.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank rosemarygosling
Reviewed May 8, 2019

A nice blend of a bookshop and a cafe. The problem is that you may only find books in russian. As a matter of fact one can hardly find in St Petersburg bookshops with books in foreign languages. A pity

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank isybor
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