Restaurants on the water: premium romance on the banks of the Neva
It is known that St. Petersburg is a sea city, and all its main attractions are located along the granite embankments of the Neva …
Many tourists, arriving in Northern Venice, immediately pay attention to the ancient sailing ships of the XVIII century, moored in the very center of the city. These objects have long become new sights of the city, but you will probably be interested to know that the Flying Dutchman and the frigate Blagodat are also some of the best restaurants in St. Petersburg, where you can have a great time enjoying incredible panoramic views of the historic city center and exquisite cuisine from the best chefs.
Frigate “Flying Dutchman”
Restaurant “Flying Dutchman” is deservedly considered one of the best species restaurant complexes in the Northern capital.
Flying Dutchman at the Embankment
The ship is located on Mytninskaya Embankment, right next to the Birzhevoy Bridge, and guests can enjoy wonderful views of the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Spit of Vasilyevsky Island, the Winter Palace, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Swing Palace Bridge and other attractions. On board are three restaurants and a chic cafe “Provence”, offering visitors dishes for every taste and a wide selection of wines.
The Hermitage Hall
The gorgeous interiors of the Hermitage restaurant can be compared only to the historical halls in the building opposite to the high cuisine and the atmosphere of the establishments.
During the summer, there is also an outdoor terrace, and guests can not only arrive, but also sail to the Veranda restaurant on their own yacht.
Not far from the Dutchman, right behind the Trinity Bridge, on the Petrovskaya Embankment there is another ship, stylized as a frigate of the late 18th century.
In that distant era, any fleet would have been proud of such a ship, and today the ship has become a real decoration of the historical center of St. Petersburg. Inside there are two banquet rooms and a two-level panoramic restaurant “Veter”, from the windows of which there are stunning views of the architectural ensembles of the Neva embankments, the Champ de Mars, and the Summer Garden. The interiors of the establishment seem to carry guests during the heyday of the Russian Empire and the Russian fleet, regal grandeur is felt in every detail. In the summertime, you can also spend time on the open deck of the frigate. To match the cuisine – gastronomic delights will delight even recognized gourmets.
Panoramic restaurant “Wind”
Banquet Hall “Empire of Passion”
Banquet Hall “Summer Garden”
Restaurants on the water turned into a real must have for tourists coming to St. Petersburg, but the city residents themselves are happy to hold dates and weddings, corporate parties and business meetings, celebrate anniversaries and graduations. An incredible combination of historical atmosphere, beautiful views and impeccable cuisine awaits everyone who visits restaurant complexes on ships in the center of St. Petersburg.