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“Dvin Restaurant WEBSTER GROVES MO”
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Dvin Restaurant
Ranked #1,335 of 2,948 Restaurants in Saint Louis
Price range: $10 - $30
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
Reviewed February 7, 2013

If you love home cooking eastern european style, you will love Dvin.
It is BYPB so feel free to bring a bottle of wine to enjoy.
Dolma is great with mild spicy beef rolled in grape leaves, Chicken Kiev, Salmon Bliny with delicately light crepes,Stuffed Peepers, Goulash, Fish Soup, Pork Tenderloin, Galoubsy,and terrific deserts are made by the owner, Lydia, with love and care.
Don't miss the Plum Cake.
Call ahead to be sure they are open on the night you wish to visit.

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Thank arnie j
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Reviewed February 17, 2012

I have the opportunity to visit my hometown, St. Louis, perhaps once or twice a year for a day or two. Since discovering Dvin, through friends who live in Webster Groves, I always try and include it in my visits. A week ago I had that opportunity again and I felt compelled to write this review, as I cannot think of another restaurant that is as special as Dvin in terms of interesting cuisine, homestyle atmosphere and price.
A wonderful selection of what they bill as "Russian, Ukrainian, Armenians...and more", every dish was simply outstanding. Who would have throught of Gyro meat as an appetiser? It was crisply and marinated perfectly. Russian stuffed chicken, Armenian eggplant...we ended up eating more dishes than any stomach needed...just to sample the distinctive tastes.
The prices range from $7.95 to around $13,00 for entrees, certainly a modest price range. Our server was Natasha, who was never without a smile, moving from one table to another (the restaurant only has around 20 seats) and describing the dishes, which only made us want to order more.
For dessert, we ordered one to share, as we were stuffed and simply wanted to see how special they could make a dessert, after being so impressed by appetisers and the entrees. Natasha surprised us with a second dessert...and again, showed the Dvin is in a category of its own.
Natasha's mother, Lidiya, is out of sight, staying in the kitchen cooking. Between the two of them...they are Dvin. With the interiors, you feel that you are eating in their home with the friendliest of hospitality.
The restaurant seems relatively undiscovered, which is a surprise, but perhpas this special place and the novelty of being so small and special is what makes it one of the best places to eat in St. Louis. Don't miss the opportunity to eat there, but don't tell too many people on the same night...as you will not want to see Dvin lose its special character. Congratulations to Natasha and Lidiya.

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Thank JerryTheRugGuy
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Reviewed August 28, 2011

Strange little (very) restaurant - about 10 tables. One waitress, one cook and the place was full. Food choices are Russian, Greek and Armenian with lots of off menu specials. What's available seems to be what the cook felt like making that day. Everything we had tasted fantastic. Prices are incredibly low. The desserts were not the standard restaurant offerings. Mango souffle pie, lemon mascarpone sponge cake. Delicious! We will definitely return.

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Thank Richard B
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Reviewed September 1, 2009

I really fell in love with the food, everything we had was wonderful!

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