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Moscow on the Hill

371 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1822
+1 651-291-1236
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“borscht” (54 reviews)
“dumplings” (59 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, Russian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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371 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1822
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Reviewed yesterday

Moscow on the Hill is one of the best restaurants in the city for atmosphere, food, and drinks. The food is fresh, unique, and memorable. I love starting with a cup of vibrant borscht or herring, some of the handmade dumplings and ending with Czar...More

Thank T-bee87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unique brunch menu - something different from the usual, and all tasty. Nice place for a special occasion. The Bloody Mary bar was a nice bonus, you can make your own. The accordianist was a bit noisy at times. Outdoor eating area. Good service, no...More

1  Thank bluesmama11
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Our first Russian adventure! And what a beautiful experience it was! We had made reservations and we got this beautiful corner table with space for my toddler to jump and run around. The atmosphere was lively and fun! Ordered Moscow Fries (Delicious - my little...More

2  Thank SeemaTiwari
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere here. Soft red lighting and quaint dining areas. Very knowledgeable server. The food was very tasty. We had the duck and beef stroganoff. My son (the bday boy) said it was one of the best bdays he ever had. (Might have been...More

1  Thank Valorie D
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We were pleasantly surprised at the great ambiance, wonderful street scene, with accordionist and vodka bar that created a genuine Russian atmosphere. The food presentation was superb. We had wild rice cabbage rolls--a lot more subtle flavors than expected--and mushroom and spinach blintzes with walnuts....More

1  Thank baron_9
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I liked the place. Crowded really noisy, veils separate the center tables, nice samovars on the walls. Russian owners walking around playing accordion, great staff and service. Some of the patrons speaking Russian. Good authentic vibe. We tried the Russian vodka flight, the wheat based...More

1  Thank claude b
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Our family finally tried it, after passing by it several times on previous visits to that area of St. Paul. Only regret was not trying it earlier. Everyone in our family liked the three versions of dumplings on the regular menu. Was there when weekend-brunch...More

1  Thank Karras
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Just popped in for cocktails on our way down the street. Tons of Vodka options. If you would like to try something different the cocktail options were interesting

Thank candylady0819
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try something different.. this was the place! Our group of6 had mixed reviews.. you have to be willing to try a new experience .. I found the atmosphere exciting because it was refreshingly new & different!

Thank Sande B
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

I was finally able to stop by this establishment after passing many times. They have tables ao accommodate almost any size. The staff is friendly and helpful. Many russian dishes (obviously) and a few dishes for those a bit less adventurous. Many kinds of Vodka...More

Thank Eric O
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Questions & Answers
12 February 2017|
Response from cetobler | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and lunch is very recommendable.
19 November 2015|
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Response from Jim P | Reviewed this property |
As with one of the others, I have no dietary restrictions so did not notice. I agree, give them a call.
Carly F
18 November 2015|
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Response from Cynthia R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Moscow on the Hill does have a party room, as well as areas that can be set up for a private party. I don't work for Moscow on the Hill but we have had large party for dinner. They will work with you, with appetizers... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 371 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-291-1236
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