Romantic Restaurants in St Petersburg
Enjoy a Taste of Romance
in Russia's Venice of the North


Looking for romantic restaurants in St Petersburg Russia? Do you want a taste of romance while savouring Russian cuisine? If so, read on...

If you want to surprise your sweet half for a special occasion or find a romantic spot to wine and dine during your trip to St Petersburg, you will have plenty of choices in Russia's Northern Capital.

Considered the most romantic city in Russia because of its fascinating White Nights, world heritage sites, historical setting and graceful rivers and canals, our so called Venice of the North offers a large number of different restaurants where anyone can bring a date or enjoy a romantic dinner. The sophisticated and charming atmosphere coupled with fine wines and passionate Russian menus of each of these establishments will speak to the heart of any romantic and turn dreams into reality.

If romance is on your dining wish list, then why not try our list of romantic restaurants listed below and enjoy both food and love. Surely you'll have a remarkable time!

OUR favorite LIST OF ROMANTIC RESTAURANTS


Hungry? If you are, choose a restaurant from our list of romantic restaurants below, and feel free to reserve a table with us.

Tip: When choosing your food and beverage the menu of the week can help you to save some money, if you are on a tight budget. Some of these romantic restaurants usually have a terrace or a window overlooking the Neva River and some of the popular St Petersburg attractions, so don't be shy and ask for a table offering a good view, if available.

MezZAninE


Address: Nevsky Prospekt 56 | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 962/ 684-99-90

Bourgeois chic, Delicious cuisine, Romantic atmosphere!

Perhaps, one of the most romantic restaurants in the imperial city, Mezzanine can be a really great spot to bring your sweet half. This small restaurant is situated on the second floor of famous Eliseevy Merchants’ Shop. It offers a gorgeous Russian Art Nouveau: marble furnish, antique tableware, moiré glass, sparkling crystal chandeliers and a pleasant and quite atmosphere. The refined wine list coupled with unique Russian and European dishes made only from the freshest ingredients will delight your palate and satisfy your soul.

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Russian, European, Molecular
  • Price range: $$$$
  • Location: Admiralty side, Central, on the second floor of Eliseevy Merchants’ Shop
  • Metro Station: Nevsky Prospekt ot Gostiny Dvor

Open Hours: Mon - Sun (12:00 - 24:00)

SADKO


Address: Glinki Street 2 |St Petersburg | Phone: (+7) 812/903-23-73

Tasty Russian food, Great staff and cozy atmosphere, Worth every penny!

If your Russian ballet performance is over and you start to feel hungry, then right across from the famous Mariinsky Theater you can enjoy a tasty soup or a hearty beef stroganoff at Sadko. This is one of the most famous and romantic restaurants in the city among celebrities, visitors and of course Russians. With its imposing red chandeliers hanging from the vaulted ceilings, warm atmosphere, traditional hand-painted flowers and singing waiters, you will enjoy a perfect romantic dinner here. If you go, try the Russian bliny with red caviar as a starter!

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Russian
  • Price range: $$$
  • Location: Admiralty side, Central, near the Mariinsky Theater
  • Metro Station: Sadovaya; Sennaya Ploshad, Spasskaya

Open Hours: Mon - Sun (12:00 - 24:00)

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SCHASTYE


Address: Malaya Morskaya Street, 24 | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/680-24-44

Panoramic views, Divine desserts, Nice place to relax!

If you're looking for simple, fresh, healthy fare served with impeccable hospitality, we invite you to dine at one of our favorite restaurants in St Petersburg, Schastye. Meaning “Happiness” in Russian, this popular restaurant is an ideal spot to enjoy brunch, lunch or dinner in a relaxed romantic atmosphere. With sophisticated décor in white and pastel shades, whatever Schastye chain you choose, you'll be transported into a world of casual elegance, European cuisine, alluring pastries and mouth-watering desserts. If you go, enjoy a view of the gorgeous St Isaac's Cathedral and plan to stay awhile and take things nice and slow.

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Russian, European
  • Price range: $$$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, a 5 minutes walk from the tube
  • Metro Station: Admiralteiskaya

Open Hours: Mon - Sun (09:00 - 24:00)

LEGRAN


Address: Millionnaya Street 4/1 | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/643-04-44

French cuisine, Charming Ambiance, High Class Service!  

If you want to have a great romantic dinner in true French style, then go to Legran where you will feel and eat like an aristocrat. This is a charming restaurant offering passionate French cuisine and a Russian menu in a warmly-lit and welcoming environment that invites you to enjoy the French fare that is their specialty. Legran's reputation for high class service and family-oriented attention to detail makes it a unique establishment. Nestled in the center of beautiful St. Petersburg in the Golden Triangle between the Hermitage Museum and the Savior on the Spilled Blood Church, Legran is the quintessential ambassador for Russia's Venice of the North.

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In Details:

  • Type: Luxury Restaurant
  • Cuisine: French, Old Russian
  • Price range: $$$$
  • Location: Admiralty, Central, near the Field of Mars and Hermitage
  • Metro Station: Admiralteiskaya

Open Hours: Mon - Sun (12:00 - 24:00)

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GIUSEPPE PARK


Address: Canal Griboedova Emb. 2B | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/571-73-09

Superb location, Pleasant atmosphere, Delicious food!

More popular for its picturesque location than for its food, Giuseppe Park is another great romantic spot for lunch or dinner. Serving a variety of Italian dishes and Russian classics combined with a warm and inviting atmosphere made of soft music, candles, rose petals and beautiful Venetian masks on the wall, this restaurant and its staff will make your visit more than complete. The amazing views of the famous St. Michael's Castle and the Savior on the Spilled Blood Church from the terrace will make your dinner memorable.

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Italian, European, Russian
  • Price range: $$$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, Central, near Michael Garden
  • Metro Station: Gostiny Dvor or Nevsky Prospekt

Open Hours: Mon - Thu (11:00 - 24:00), Fri-Sat (11:00 - 01:00)

ROMEO'S BAR AND KITCHEN


Address: Rimsky Korsakov Prospekt 43 | St Petersburg | Phone: (+7) 812/572-54-48

Great Italian food, Attentive staff, Pleasant atmosphere!

Romeo’s Bar and Kitchen is the place to go for those looking to impress! Seen as one of the most romantic restaurants currently in the city, this is a modern, stylish spot serving a mix of Italian and Russian food in a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere. Here you can taste some of the highest quality and reasonably priced Italian food in the city. Definitely a nice place to bring a date and enjoy a lingering meal or leisurely chat! The tasty ravioli with salmon or beef stroganoff with mashed potatoes combined with a good list of wines will not leave you enchanted!

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant, Café
  • Cuisine: Italian, Russian
  • Price range: $$$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, just opposite the Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas
  • Metro Station: Sadovaya; Sennaya; Spasskaya

Open Hours: Mon - Sun (09:00 - 24:00)

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MECHTA MOLOKHOVETS


Address: Radishcheva Street, 10 | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/579-22-47

Amazing food, Homelike atmosphere, Well worth the money!

If you are looking for a unique place for a romantic dinner, then you should not miss the small but popular restaurant Mechta Molokhovets. Considered one of the most unique romantic restaurants in the imperial city because of its delicious and rare Russian dishes, here the food is based on recipes from the famous cookbook by Elena Molokhovets "A Gift to Young Housewives" from the 1800s. Decorated in the grand style of Russia's Silver Age, you will undoubtedly be pleased by the nice piano music in the background, the warm atmosphere and creative food.

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Old Russian, European
  • Price range: $$$$$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, Central
  • Metro Station: Ploshad' Vosstaniya

Open Hours: Mon - Fri (12:00 - 23:00), Sat-Sun (14:00 - 23:00)

MINDAL CAFE


Address: Angliyskaya Embankment 26 | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/928-04-07

Suitable for a romantic dinner, Amazing for its Caucasian food and atmosphere!

Among one of our favorite romantic restaurants in the city is Mindal Café, a quiet place offering a small terrace where you can sit and admire the beautiful view of the Neva River and taste superb Georgian dishes made by chef Marina: a local immigrant who puts a piece of her soul and Caucasian culture in every dish. The experience you will have at Mindal Café will be just like dining at the home of Georgian friends. Without doubt, this is a lovely place to relax, eat and chat, not too fancy or pricey, just perfect!

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant, Café
  • Cuisine: Caucasian, European
  • Price range: $$$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, Central, near St. Isaac’s Cathedral
  • Metro Station: Admiralteiskaya

Open Hours: Mon-Sun (12:00 - until last guest)

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UMAO CAFE


Address: Konnogvardeysky Prospekt 11 | St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/312-33-15 

Cozy ambiance, Friendly service, Delicious food!

If you're looking for a cozy cafe atmosphere that's perfect for an intimate meal, then Umao is one of the most ideal cafe restaurants in St Petersburg. Highly-regarded, Umao is known for its friendly staff, amazing food with Asian fusions and trendy décor. Lunch favorites are coffee waffles and banana spring rolls - simple, but prepared to perfection. And if you're out for an evening meal, we highly recommend the Tom Yum soup, delightful salads or veggie dumplings. With only 20 seats, Umao is small but very popular, so book ahead.

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Details:

  • Type: Cafe, Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Dim Sum, Pan-Asian
  • Price range: $$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, Central, near St. Isaac’s Cathedral
  • Metro Station: Admiralteiskaya

Open hours: Mon - Sun (11:00 - 23:00)

the repa


Address: Teatralnaya Square, 18/10| St Petersburg, RU | Phone: (+7) 812/640-16-16

Beautiful fairytale interior, Friendly staff, For theatre lovers!

If you are in a romantic mood or want to have a wonderful dinner after the performance at the Mariinsky Theatre, then you should try the classy restaurant The Repa. The interior of the restaurant in North minimalism style mixed with fairytale and modern style was designed by famous Russian disigner Alena Akhmadullina. Situated on the place of former restaurant Behind the Stage, The Repa preserves on the walls historical autographs of such geniuses as Maya Plisetskaya, Placido Domingo, Diana Vishneva, Mikhail Shemyakin and many others. Offering delicious Russian food served by friendly staff, this is the most popular romantic restaurants in the city, so the right place if you seek to combine intimate feel and delicious food.

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In Details:

  • Type: Restaurant
  • Cuisine: Russian
  • Price range: $$$$
  • Location: Admiralty Side, Central
  • Metro Station: Sennaya Ploshad'; Sadovaya; Sennaya

Open Hours: Mon - Fri (17:00 - 01:00), Sat-Sun (14:00 - 01:00)


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