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Kholst Maslo

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$$ - $$$
European, Central European, Contemporary, Russian, Soups, Eastern European
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Bolshaya Morskaya St., 4 | By The Arch Of The General Staff Building, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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+7 905 210-50-48
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

I only stumbled onto this restaurant by accident and it was empty so I was a bit hesitant about going in but I was very pleased with the experience I had. The location is excellent a 2 minute walk from the winter palace. The staff spoke good English and the service was very fast. The food was of excellent quality... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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Reviewed April 19, 2014

Thiefs have stolen my wallet and the used my credit dars at this restaurant. Be carefull about your credit cards!!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2013

We were in a one day visit in St Pedersbourg so we had not much time to search a good restaurang. We just went in to a nearest one on our way. It was almost empty that time, only some tourist were drinking beers. So we were a bit concerned if the food would be good. And it was. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed December 29, 2011

Very nice food, nice service, very close to main attractions and main street, its on a side street, choice of wines limited.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2011

Our visit to this restaurant was one of those “plan B” evenings as we had intended to eat at another venue but when we tried to make reservations it was closed for a private party. At a bit of a loose end we remembered passing under the arch by the General Staff Headquarters that connects Palace Square to Nevsky Prospect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $28
European, Central European, Contemporary, Russian, Soups, Eastern European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolshaya Morskaya St., 4 | By The Arch Of The General Staff Building, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg>  > Admiralteisky
  • Neighborhood: Admiralteisky
  • Phone Number: +7 905 210-50-48
Dvortsovaya Square – is the heart of Saint-Petersburg. The main places of interest are located nearby - the Hermitage, the Admiralty and the Arch of the General staff which frames the Square. Keeping on city’s cultural traditions The «Holst Maslo» restaurant is situated just there at 4 Bolshaya Morskaya street almost under the Arch.
The location in one of the most fashionable streets of the city with its elite banks, business centers, luxury shops and jewelry boutiques influenced the «Holst Maslo» conception.
Bright modern two-storey restaurant impresses guests with its interior design elegance which reflects classical Saint-Petersburg culture. Luxurious black and gold floral ornaments resonate with a figure of tracery discs which decorate the ceiling and walls. The theme of art is emphasized by stylized palette which decorates the celling of the second floor and original covering: cloth pallets and small easels for the menu.
Terse but perfectly selected menu is based on European and Russian cuisine dishes and that certain superiority attracts numerous foreign tourists. Long time ago Rich «Borsch» with weal, Russian pancakes and dumplings became favorite dishes among our foreign guests.
The wine list contains both house wine ideally suitable for a regular lunch and vintage wine specially for experts and elite alcohol lovers. Professional barmen may suggest light and fresh cocktails for ladies as a pleasant addition for a nice dinner.
«Holst Maslo» is a perfect place for a lunch with friends, colleges or business partners, for a diner in exquisite evening interior and for a Sunday family brunch after a walk in the center of the city.
The second floor hall is suitable for private parties and banquets, it is equipped with professional sound and light devices, also there is a small stage for any performance. Here you may also enjoy listening to exclusive and the only one in Saint-Petersburg grand piano «Crystal». Also on the second floor you can find a cozy vip-room with soft sofas. And the main highlight in decoration of the hall is unique gold hand-made pair of chairs with angel wings.
Holst Maslo is situated inside the epicenter of cultural life of Saint-Petersburg and its guests are educated people who are interested in arts, culture and good music. That’s why «Holst Maslo» is also an art-salon with various exhibitions, creative parties and Russian modern painting that you can buy.
The art atmosphere exquisite acute cuisine «Holst Maslo» attracts numerous guests: tourists who want to know more about Saint-Petersburg and its rich cultural life and all the locals who enjoy spending time in stylish and respectable atmosphere.

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