The Best Truly Local Coffee & Tea Shops in Saint Petersburg

No matter whether you’re a coffee or tea person, Saint Petersburg and its caffeine/theine outlets have you covered. Our locals know the best cafes and tea rooms to relax and recharge, get productive or enjoy your free time with your favorite beverage… or you may discover local preparations and completely different new drinks. Multinational chains can’t hold a candle next to our locals’ favourite coffee shops. Check them out!

Bakalavriat – Bar & words

Bakalavriat – Bar & words

Image by Hugo Palomino

“Bakalavriat” Saint Petersburg is a bar that caught my wife’s and my eye. A narrow staircase, books, posters, heavenly cheesecake, projections – good find!

Full Article by Hugo Palomino

Bolshe Cofe – Warm up and take a cup

Bolshe Cofe – Warm up and take a cup

Image by Olga Samoilova

“Bolshe Cofe” (‘more coffee’) Saint Petersburg is definitely my favourite coffee place in the city. It is very cosy and located in a real grotto!

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Bonch – Always a good idea

Bonch – Always a good idea

Image by Ekaterina Kalinina

“Bonch” in Saint Petersburg is a cafe for any time of the day. I like it as a good breakfast stop and I love that I can sit on the window sills here!

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Books and Coffee – Art club

Books and Coffee – Art club

Image by Ekaterina Kalinina

“Books and Coffee” is a very Saint Petersburg-y spot. I would even say that it’s the quintessence of the local culture. It’s impossible to feel lonely here.

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Botanika – Vegetarian paradise

Botanika – Vegetarian paradise

Image by Elena Truskova

“Botanika” is a nice vegetarian restaurant in Saint Petersburg that makes me smile whenever I come visit. My tip: the hot apple pie with maple syrup. Yum!

Full Article by Elena Truskova

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