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Petropavlovskaya St., 4 | metro Petrogradskaya, St. Petersburg 197022, Russia
+7 812 234-45-11
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (6 reviews)
“blinis” (4 reviews)
“home made” (7 reviews)
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European, Russian, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
Petropavlovskaya St., 4 | metro Petrogradskaya, St. Petersburg 197022, Russia
Neighbourhood: Petrogradsky
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The interior design is very nice, old style. The staff speak English and they are very kind. The food is very good. I strongly reccomand you to visit this place once you're in the city.

Thank TheExplorer20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of these Places odd to find but when we did we thought it was charming. We sat at a table towards the back. The menu is vast and I decided on a Veal soup, by the way, it is fizzy and...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Very stylish and cozy restaurant with delicious cuisine! Pleasant music just perfectly fits the interior and atmosphere of the establishment. The good old times in their glory, no less, that is how it was felt.

Thank Nanette L
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Food, service and interiors were all lovely. There were three of us visiting for 6 days in St. Petersburg and we visited Chekhov as our Friday night splurge; it was perfect for that purpose, and like most things in St. Petersburg, good value for a...More

1  Thank Pezmac
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food , great service (waitress spoke our language Spanish/English). Two thumbs up ! Highly recommend for a family dinner or just to stop by and fell like home.

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Chekhov became my favorite restaurant in Russia for its gastronomic talent. This place was named after one of the top 19th century russian writers Anton Chekov and it is one of the very few places in Russia that serves authentic 19th century russian cuisine. Unfortunately,...More

Thank PatySalto
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This restaurant is a very good restaurant with great ambiance without being too tacky or cheesy. The atmosphere was warm with really nice people helping to choose the dishes. Theme of the restaurant is the end of empire period; end of 19th century, beginning of...More

Thank MrWarrenM
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We had a delightful and leisurely lunch at this restaurant on the Petrograd side, loving created in the style of a 19th century country estate. The food was varied and excellent. We enjoyed the white fish appetizer, the cold pickle and cabbage plate, the cold...More

Thank Comandante-of-Fun
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The food at Chekhov was really good and the drinks with vodka were awesome. Unfortunately we couldn't have dessert because the waitress didn't tell us that the kitchen was closing.

Thank Giordanagusmao
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

If you want to experience traditional atmosphere of Russian restaurants from back in the days and try authentic high quality healthy Russian cuisine, this is the place to visit! Fresh traditional Russian salads, local pickled mushrooms, farm raised duck, lamb and veal, the most tender...More

Thank Elena S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dress code?
23 August 2016|
Response from Vladimir S | Property representative |
Dear PatySalto, No dress code required. Thank you and hope to see you soon.
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Can I reserve a table via email? I cannot find an email address on the website
25 November 2015|
Response from Vladimir S | Property representative |
Hello PJGY, We can't write our email addres here. We've sent you a private message. Please check whether you got it. Kind regards, Gogol Team
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Stanley J
What is the average cost of a lunch
4 July 2015|
Response from Vladimir S | Property representative |
Hello Stanley, The average cost of two-corses lunch including a glass of wine is 1000-1300 roubles.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Petropavlovskaya St., 4 | metro Petrogradskaya, St. Petersburg 197022, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg>  > Petrogradsky
  • Neighbourhood: Petrogradsky
  • Phone Number: +7 812 234-45-11
Traditional Russian meals and modern gastronomic trends in the interiors of aristocratic country-house of the late 19th century. Collection of homemade vodka and liqueurs. An extensive wine list, representing the main wine regions. Courteous staff, dressed in the costumes of the era. Live piano music. A separate room for 6-8 persons, which also presents the classic Board game.