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22-23 Plowright Place, Swaffham PE37 7LQ, England
+44 1760 724725
18:30 - 21:30
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Charleston, South Carolina
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312 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Visiting Swaffham and read good things about Rasputin so went for dinner, and really glad we did. We had had a late lunch so selected the Mixed Starter Plate and Mushroom Blinis - with vodka of course! Really delicious, so good in fact we had another order of Mushroom Blinis. Went with glasses of a good Hungarian Pinot Noir after... More 

1 Thank A R H
Swaffham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We have been looking forward to dining at Rasputin for some time having recently moved to Swaffham, and we were not disappointed with the food or the service. We both started with the nibbles with vodka, which went down very well, and went on to the Borscht soup which was delicious and a meal in itself, with beetroot and other... More 

1 Thank 781trishr
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We have been meaning to try this restaurant for some time and we visited it on Thursday evening. As previous reviewers have said the entrance and access does not really do this place justice. We started with bubbles and a shot of vodka and this was followed by some borscht soup which was nice and hot. We then had our... More 

1 Thank WilliamCharleson
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here with friends recently and we all left extremely satisfied. The service was brilliantly efficient and friendly. The food was delicious and wholesome and the atmosphere was spot on. We would certainly come here again.

Thank Robgriffiths21
Lakenheath, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Because we hadn't either. We went as a party of four on a Saturday night. Lots of stairs to climb and then a very individual restaurant, not too formal and with the tables well spaced. The beers include a Russian Lager and a Russian Bitter. The lager is OK (then I'm not a lager drinker) the bitter is fabulous, more... More 

Thank Rob P
Norwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

A group of twelve went to this restaurant last Saturday. One of the group got in touch with the owner and she organised a selection of dishes for us to try. We had a selection of starters and a shot of fruit vodkas which was followed by a selection of mains. These were all very tasty and well presented. The... More 

1 Thank Shuey77
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service, and amazing food. Was skeptical about Russian but looking forward to next visit to Swaffham to try something new on the menu.

1 Thank Peter M
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

The food was delicious. We had extremely good time and were well looked after by the friendly owner. The recommendation on wine to go with our meal was spot on. The room was clean and very welcoming, felt like being back home.

1 Thank OlgaSLD
Newport, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

The food is delicious , I've eaten here three times and every dish is bursting with flavour. The welcome is warm , if you're in the area it's a must try !!

1 Thank daiwilliams2016
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My hubby and I visited here on a Wednesday evening. We were the first to arrive, the room was welcoming as was the wonderful woman that took care of us and cooked our beautiful food. We chose the trio of starters with vodka shots- 10/10. For mains I had beef goulash & my hub had babushka- both fantastic. We were... More 

Thank Alex R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 32
International, Russian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22-23 Plowright Place, Swaffham PE37 7LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Swaffham
  • Phone Number: +44 1760 724725

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