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Rubinshteina St., 40/11, St. Petersburg, Russia
+7 812 926-43-42
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“falafel” (14 reviews)
“sabich” (3 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Street Food, Cafe, Fast food, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
$$ - $$$
Rubinshteina St., 40/11, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Very cosy and original atmosphere& design. Welcoming staff. Great food, specialy for those who have left their hearts in Israel and are terribly missing it :)

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Due to the good reviews about this place we persevered in trying to find it- as either the Russian spelling was completely different to what I was looking for (which could be the case) or the signage was so rubbish that it wasn’t immediately obvious....More

Thank FlanFam11
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I often come here. Very good restaurant with tasty food and more than decent prices. It is always packed so be ready to wait for a table. However worth it

Thank ErSeiler
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Fun, cool and hip place! It was packed with people on one late Sunday afternoon. I ordered set #2 for 450 Rubles, a selection of seven dips, served with two pitas. It is pretty darn good value, considering the amount and the quality of the...More

Thank One_hungry_boy30
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I keep coming back to Bekitzer every time I am in Saint Petersburg. The food quality is superb and the atmosphere is always lively. There are many other mediterranean street food cafes and restaurants in the city, but nothing like this. To get the full...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 23 October 2017

It is hard to explain exactly what Bekitzer is.... Israeli, yes, with Falafel plus all the middle eastern spices available to buy. A bit NY Deli with chopped liver, warm chicken liver and onions, etc and then some. A casual atmosphere with the average age...More

Thank Dale B
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We where at the New Holland quarter. Very cozy, corky and cool place. Nice music and decor. The waiters are super welcoming, nice, explaining everything and with a lot of patience. And what a surprisingly great food! We ordered sabih, shavarma and falafel. It was...More

Thank Mari W
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great place, a lot of people, nice atmosphere, awesome music. But I wish portions were slightly bigger. I love pita's and this one felt too small .Overall it's a great place to hang out with friends.

Thank dianablue
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Went to the New Holland branch. Beautifuly designed and clean tried Sabich and Falafel plate. Both were excellent. Gets a thumbs up from me.

Thank Todelan
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I was in Russia but I was dining in Tel Aviv or Jaffa. The food is that authentic. Great falafel and schwarma and other dishes. In 5 nights in St. Pete I ended up going twice and eating at the bar. Piva too! And the...More

Thank LosAngelesLens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rubinshteina St., 40/11, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +7 812 926-43-42
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