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) #17 of 788 Restaurants in Tallinn $$$$ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Viru 8, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
+372 614 0085
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Viru 8, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I went there to have a taste of estonian gastronomy. I was really impressed and can recommand this restaurant. Quality and variety of the menu is perfect. The service is adorable and friendly. Really a good experience!

Thank Yves A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good restaurant, even if on the touristic street. I was surprized to see this kind of fine cousine on the street dominated by burgers. Octopus carpaccio - by look - beautiful piece of Chief's art.

Thank Darek_Wohun
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to dine there after reading the impassioned reviews here and in our guide book... and were very disappointed. The dishes we had were just plain - none were half as delicious as we expected. Considering the rather expensive tab, we felt somewhat ripped...More

1  Thank Jacques d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like traditional recepies cooked in contemporary way from high-quality local product - this is your place! We visited for lunch and this was best dining experience of the whole Tallinn trip. Prices are reasonable, service good, ambience perfect (they even have a court...More

Thank Robert I
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined during New Year Eve and ordered from the menu chart, although a set menu would also have been available. Our excellent dining experience consisted of 3 courses for 7 persons, 2 bottles of wine, couple of sodas, 4 limonicellos, couple of coffees, one...More

Thank TJ-bubblemaker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant Cru is situated in the old town of Tallinn. Chef Dmitri Haliukov was the Estonian represented at the Bocuse d’or Olympics final in Lyon 2015. Achieving a 14th place he returned head high to his Tallinn. In his kitchen he’s using local fresh ingredients...More

Thank Joostwe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Cru completely redeemed my Tallinn experience. It had been a long day since we left our hotel to catch the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn. I found Tallinn a mixed bag, and after hours of walking up and down cobbled hills and tower...More

Thank S S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the whole menu from starters to desert and have to say, we loved every taste! Food was really delicious and we highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank J T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Cru as a "splash out" for the last night of our Baltic holiday and what a great idea that turned out to be! From the very first greeting at the entrance to paying the bill, the staff were first class, attentive but...More

Thank DerekfraDunblane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there with colleagues. Everybody went with a starter, main course and a dessert. Waiter Marko was very friendly. I took mushroom soup for starter. It was awesome, the texture of it was just mindblowing and it was very tasty. A bit cold, but that...More

Thank WeIcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viru 8, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 614 0085
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