We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vitalich

$$
Russian, Soups, Central European, European, Eastern European
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Bolshaya Pokrovskaya St., 35, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
Name/address in local language
(831) 2433-16-91
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Portland, Oregon
Level Contributor
33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

5 min walk from the Kremlin, central location right on the main shopping drag, A gem, old style decor, chef is a hunter so great deer or venison if that is what you like. Food and service was great. I especially enjoyed the dumplings.

Helpful?
Thank Petra_In_Oregon
Stockholm
Level Contributor
139 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

The food is ok, but is at Moscow prices, so totaly out of place in a city like Nizhnyi. Otherwise good choice of Russian dishes, including several choices of game. Good quality, but not impessive. One expects more when paying for bortsch 3 times more than a restaurant next door.

Helpful?
Thank Audi77
Hillerod, Denmark
Level Contributor
171 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly and polite service. Accommodated our special request with no problems. The most tender meat i had in this city. A bit pricy therefore not to busy. Would come again

Helpful?
Thank Finn K
Thailand
Level Contributor
441 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

It is an ideal place for rest and meals while walking around the city center. Its interior is designed in the style of an old merchant's will elegantly complement the experience of studying the history of the region. We can only say that the food here is excellent quality, selection of ideal, delicious and the prices are normal.

Helpful?
Thank mihhail i
Miami Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Time to update my February, 2013 review of Vitalich. I've been back three times since the February 2013 review and service has gone way downhill. For example, the last time when I asked for mineral water they brought out a warm bottle. I asked for cold water, which they said they did not have (!) so I gave the bottle... More 

Helpful?
Thank DimitriDonskoi
Level Contributor
46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Deluxe outing in Nizhny city center (Pokrovka tourist street, just in front of the historical Bank building) , interesting interior design, 2 private areas for business outings, all they do is homemade, including pickles etc... been there a few times , mostly good experience. they also offer business lunch at moderate prices

Helpful?
Thank Koshara
Miami Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

For years when visiting Nizhny Novgorod my Russian friends and business colleagues would take me out for a wide variety of food they expected I'd like - Italian, American, German, English... just about anything but classic Russian food. I'd keep asking for a restaurant with a choice of what used to be one of the more varied cuisines in Europe... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank DimitriDonskoi
uk
Level Contributor
153 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

You can get your own room, how cool is that, We had the medieval room with stained windows and armor etc. Also get your own waitress. Excellent service, usual wide range of russian food, great for business meals. What is odd is the disco music blasting in from the foyer area, out of keeping I thought.

Helpful?
Thank pan40
Moscow, Russia
Level Contributor
371 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

The restaurant is located in the historic center of the city, serves pretty decent Russian food and has a good choice of wines. Quite alright for a good dinner in Nizhny.

Helpful?
2 Thank amk2f
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Level Contributor
214 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

This is a quality restaurant. great food and service to match. the menu has many options. my favorite was the salmon carpaccio appetizer. the decor wasa russian log cabin interior with art to match. It isn't cheap but its worth the price

Helpful?
1 Thank doctorgary

Travelers who viewed Vitalich also viewed

Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
 
Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
 
Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast
 

Been to Vitalich? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $15
Cuisine
Russian, Soups, Central European, European, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolshaya Pokrovskaya St., 35, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Volga District  >  Nizhny Novgorod Oblast  >  Nizhny Novgorod
  • Phone Number: (831) 2433-16-91

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Vitalich staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?