Indulge in Saint Petersburg's traditional delicacies and discover the tastes of the city exploring its most popular bars and cafes. You'll also visit gourmet food shops!
The tour will start at Palace Square at 7pm. From here, as night falls over the old imperial city, St Petersburg's bars and restaurants will start filling with patrons and you'll start getting to know the tastes, sights and sounds of its nightlife and gastronomy.
Your first stop will be for a sweet treat in a traditional bakery, where you'll take a seat to try the Russian donuts known as 'pishkies' accompanied by a delicious coffee. Continuing your stroll down the iconic Nevsky Prospect, you'll be able to visit some delicatessens. The tour will also pass by Dumskaya Street, the Great Gostiny Dvor shopping centre and the Arts Square, the locations of some of Saint Petersburg's liveliest nightlife.
Treat yourself to a range of Russian delicacies on your next stop at the incredible food hall of the historic Eliseyev Emporium. Their caviar and patisseries are particular favourites. Later, you'll head to the famous Soviet Cafe, where you'll savour shots of Russian licqueur, and toasted bread with cheese and garlic.
Finally, you'll visit the mazelike complex of shops and bars at Golitsyn Loft. Here you can buy whatever you fancy from the many different outlets, which include a wide selection of craft breweries. The tour will end here.
The minimum age to take part in this activity is 18 years old.
Per personUS$ 45
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking guide.
Drink and snacks in Soviet Cafe.
Coffee and pishky.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up until the same day (4:00 PM local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).