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Druzhkova Kruzhka

Bar, European, Czech, Central European
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Druzhkova Kruzhka ul. Bolshaya Pokrovskaya 35, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
Name/address in local language
7-831-4300450
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Namur, Belgium
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76 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

During a stay for 3 nights, I took twice a dinner in this restaurant. First time with working colleagues for a business dinner. second time, the day after alone, because I appreciated the place. As a frequent traveller to Czech Republic, it was a good surprise to see the CZ ambiance Inside. Live music was the most reason for my... More 

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Stockholm
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145 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant tries to serve Czech food and tries in general look like a typical czech pub. Fails completely. Beer snacks (breat, chicken wings, onion rings) tasteless. Main dishes seem to be reheated in a microwave. Steak was horribly salty. Service is the worst I have seen in years, even for already low Russian standards. The waiter girl seemed to... More 

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Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Nothing extraordinary - you have to wait long for your order to be ready, those who came after you but ordered an alcohol and snacks will be served prior to you. Rather average quality of food

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We picked this for it's location and we weren't disappointed as we were able to soak up the atmosphere in the pedestrian seat. Outside seating is the way ahead here. But the food was only average and the waitress certainly displayed a 'couldn't be bothered attitude'. Shame really as the location is great. Likely the management don't care too much... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We had read the restaurant reviews beforehand and had decided on trying Pozavchera and Mindal'. Unfortunately Pozavchera was full (the food we saw looked wonderful) and my husband thought Mindal' was too far as we were rather late so we took pot luck with this Czech restaurant without checking it out first for reviews. Well serves us right since there... More 

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Cusco, Peru
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Nice place. Relaxing, fun. The ice cream desert was delicious. As one who lived in the Czech Republic, though, I could say that I was disappointed with the Czech-iness. It definitely felt more Russian.

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Thank Joseph H
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

I was Here on April for a Lunch We was Lucky because also some body with un speak Russian and was more Easy Good is Good and also you have a different cose Bier is also Good If you are in Nizny and have a tour on Main Street during Lunch o dinner time don t esti and go try... More 

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Thank Mauro F
Moscow, Russia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Good beer selection (no Guinness, though). Tasty food; not much czech, though. The kitchen is slow. Live music (a jazzy girl and a boy on a piano) -- ok, although a bit loud. And you would expect a Czech music in such a place, right? Still, very nice, worth visiting.

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Thank Rashid M
Sochi, Russia
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Good food, many kinds of beer and the waitresses dressed the way... u know... like those girls from oktoberfest... and when they are holding your beer in their hands it seems they have four beers but not two at the first glance. )) A bit expensive though but a chance to feel Czech spirit is worth it.

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Thank YakovTriko
Moscow, Russia
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91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Pros restaurant: nice decor, wardrobe. Cons: The only smoking lounge, a strange kitchen. The chef only distantly has an idea of ​​Czech cuisine. For example, there are no dishes garnished with dumplings and sauerkraut in the menu. The quality of food and beer (Czech?) is also very average. I do not recommend eating here!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, European, Czech, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Druzhkova Kruzhka ul. Bolshaya Pokrovskaya 35, Nizhny Novgorod 603000, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Volga District  >  Nizhny Novgorod Oblast  >  Nizhny Novgorod
  • Phone Number: 7-831-4300450

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