Authentic Russian food, good menu, reasonable prices. Very friendly service, nice traditional decor. The place has a nice history too.
We had received positive feedback about this restaurant and wanted to experience authentic Russian cuisine. We were pleased by the authentic Pelmeni soup; however, while our entrees were equally tasty, the portion size of both entrees was extremely small -- perfect for a 7 year...More
Five of us had dinner there on a Saturday night. The food was generally very good. Blinis were great, as was Beef Stroganoff (maybe the best I've had). Kachapuri was good, though sort of a giant baked cheese casserole with a thin layer of baked...More
Night before a trip to Mexico we stayed in San Francisco. Because of travel to SF we arrived late and the restaurant was very accommodating with our arrival time. There were 5 guests in our group. Even though we were the last guests in the...More
I've dined at the Russian Renaissance on multiple occasions, and they impress me more and more every time. Try the crab salad or the lamb kabob, or even something as simple as fried potatoes and mushrooms - it's out of this world!
After a 10 year lull, my wife and I started visiting this place again. Gone was the cool bar in the front room, and gone was the charming old man who once ran the place. New owners, and same room and menu. Our first visit,...More