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Moscow on the Hill

371 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1822
+1 651-291-1236
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pelmeni” (39 reviews)
“dumplings” (62 reviews)
“beef stroganoff” (28 reviews)
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European, Russian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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371 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1822
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate there on a Saturday evening in early Feb. Arrived a few minutes early so took a walk and found it be located in a really cool neighborhood of old well maintained or restored brick buildings, shops, businesses and homes. The restaurant's atmospehere was warm...More

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on a lark and are really glad we did. Excellent food and exciting menu. We had the pickled vegetables for a starter. It was a great mix of veggies and flavors. I had the stroganoff and my wife had the duck confit....More

Thank stickwaver57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so excited to try the place after reading all of the reviews. We went for brunch. Really the food was nothing to get excited about. We didn’t drink any alcohol so maybe the food is better when you drink. Service was marginal at...More

Thank KarenG515
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking into Moscow on the Hill is like entering another era. It's cozy and warm, a great get away from the craziness of everyday life. The food is wonderful. Their dumplings were fantastic. Chicken Kiev made the way it should be - very tasty. Great...More

Thank mozartMinneapolis
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This was our first time here and we were escorted to a nice dining table with curtains surrounding the table. It was so cozy and intimate. I then received the cocktail menu with so many descriptive fascinating cocktails. I just let our waiter pick out...More

1  Thank 7wonderstraveler
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food here. I have to admit that it was a bit of a surprise. It offers a nice change of pace as far as for options in that I'm not aware of a plethora of Russian good options in the area....More

1  Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Moscow on the Hill is near downtown St. Paul and has traditional Russian cuisine. Their borst is excellent and they often have different types. In the summer opt for the courtyard where you may delight in being serenaded by an acordion player. Consider the Sunday...More

1  Thank zylig
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I was very impressed, to say the least, with this restaurant, the service and especially the food. We made a reservation for 10 people at 11:30 am for the brunch and bloody mary menu's. The Maitre 'd, who was also our waiter, was very professional,...More

1  Thank Eric C
Reviewed 25 December 2017

I’ve always heard great things about Moscow on the Hill, Unfortunately my experience with the hostess over the telephone has us headed elsewhere. I booked a reservation for tonight on their website this morning and called to confirm about 15 minutes ago; the hostess couldn’t...More

1  Thank Ben D
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I really enjoy Moscow on the Hill, I have been going there almost since the day they first opened. Really good food, and a very welcoming atmosphere. I also enjoy the little patio in the summertime. I most recently went with a couple of friends...More

1  Thank Susan M
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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
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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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