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Nevsky Russian Restaurant

476 Glen Huntly Rd | Elsternwick, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
+61 3 9530 0012
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“potato salad” (8 reviews)
“borscht” (11 reviews)
“herring” (6 reviews)
European, Russian, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
476 Glen Huntly Rd | Elsternwick, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Well located in the centre of the Elsternwick strip, Nevsky offers a comfortable friendly atmosphere with a cosy two-way fire in the midst of small shopfront premises. Warm and welcoming staff with ready smiles; waitresses wore traditional Russian bonnets, and with the old guy playing...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this charming family run russian restaurant for dinner last night and what a lovely time we had. Our group of 6 opted for the generous A Russian Tale banquet and were not disappointed. Lashings of authentic russian fare such as Vodka cured gravalax on...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Was given a gift voucher for a 10 Course Degustation Menu here and last my wife and I finally went. Wow! What an experience we had. The food was delicious, the Vodka varied and Yummy. The Service was excellent and very friendly. Cannot speak highly...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere! Food is nice and lot of choice of vodka to try! We will definitely come back Is really close to the train station so easily to get there. We had lamb and dumplings, delicious!

Thank Sara P
Reviewed 30 December 2017

My wife and I went to this restaurant on 29/12/2017 for dinner. The restaurant is a very clean place and the staff were very accommodating and polite. We ordered the Chefs menu which gives you a taste of every thing that is Russian of course....More

Thank Gary O
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We recently visited this restaurant. The food was amazing. We tried Potato 🥔 Vareniki with house smoked salmon and blinnie with Mushrooms 🍄. My wife tried Cherry and Sultanas vodka and it was nice too. This is a must visit restaurant if you are looking...More

Thank Barath R
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Must say had a very enjoyable meal, salmon and cured vegies was very nice. Mains were greta everybody enjoyed their food. Unfortunately no room for desert the meals are large. Service was really good the waitress that looked after us was delightful. Worth a visit.

Thank La V
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We went there Friday night and could not love this place more. The food is so delicious and the staff are brilliant. They really love Russian food and make you really excited about the food coming to your table. We did the 10course degustation and...More

Thank Kirrily W
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst this restaurant is a little out of the city for visitors it is well worth the trip. We caught the train there and the tram back at the end of the night. A gentleman played the accordion which added to the atmosphere. Food was...More

Thank RobertsonsPerthAu
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We were very pleasantly surprised by Nevsky. We thought Russian food might be a bit stodgy, but it wasn’t. The beetroot salad was delicious, so was the potato salad, the mushroom crepes and the entree of preserved meat and pickled vegies, washed down with a...More

Thank dgladman888
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Response from Nadya A | Reviewed this property |
If your kids are well behaved and are ok with sitting at the table without running around than yes. The place is quite small and there is no much room between the tables. There are no kids activities, but there is plenty of... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 476 Glen Huntly Rd | Elsternwick, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Glen Eira  >  Elsternwick
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9530 0012
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Experience the delights of Russia and Eastern Europe with traditional fare and the culinary extravagance of the Tsars.The restaurant is named after the famous main boulevard of Saint Petersburg, Nevsky Prospekt - home of our Chef and a magnificent city full of culture, architecture and history. Fully licensed, Nevsky will impress with our range of premium and flavoured vodkas, cocktails, wines and imported beers. Authentic Russian CuisineDownstairs is a la carte & banquet dining centered around a delightful open fireplace, whilst upstairs specialises in functions offering a choice of set Russian-style share menus. Let Us Know Your NeedsNevsky's menu is predominately gluten-free and suitable for coeliacs, with the exception of the obvious items; we are more than happy to amend or substitute suitable menu components to meet dietary requirements. All you need to do is let us know your needs!
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