Situated on the top floor of the Tsvetnoy shopping centre, MAXIM is a joint venture for the Ginza Project and the most successful men's glossy in the city: MAXIM. Naturally it is a haven for the stylish and fashionable and the design of the restaurant portrays its independent style.
Tsvetnoy Boulevard House 15, 7 floor, Moscow
+7 (495) 734-97-97
317 City Bar
The friendly atmosphere of this urban cafe is the result of long-standing clientele, who are mostly friends, locals and students. It serves delicious breakfast and lunch as well as award-winning cocktails, and because of its close proximity to the White House, keep an eye out for the Russian politicians that like to dine here.
1/2 Gluboky Pereulok, Krasnopresnenskaya
+7 (495)605 19 97
Taking on the roles of hostess, chef, senior waiter and bartender, four friends, who own two Moscow eateries, decided to open somewhere for themselves and their close friends. Everyone seems to know everyone else, creating an intimate environment. Cocktails are available but not from a menu, instead refer to cocktails of cult world bars or test the bartenders' freestyle talents.
Inspired by the song 'Natalie' by the French singer, Gilbert Becaud, this restaurant is housed in a Baroque mansion where sophistication oozes from the opulent surroundings transporting you back to 'Old Russia'. The food is a mix of Russian and French and we suggest you don't leave without trying the house Pushkin dessert.
Tverskaya Bulvar 26a, Moscow
+7 (495)739 00 33
The panoramic view of the city and expertly-designed interior makes this an exciting place to dine. The interesting menus complement the attentive service, and be sure to drop in on one of its legendary party nights which claim to be the 'loudest' in the city.
House 3, Smolenskaya Square, Moscow
+7 (495)663 39 99