Simple Menu

ZAKUSKI l APPETIZERS

Russian meals always start with zakuski. Even in the most modest households there is some simple dish, if only a herring, to go with a glass of vodka. We invite you to make a toast & share some vodka & bites in true Russian fashion with your loved ones.

COLD Appetizers

OLIVIER GF

Traditional Russian potato salad with carrots, peas, eggs, ham & mayonnaise 8.95

UKRAINIAN BEET SALAD GF V

Beets, chevre & prunes 8.95

ZAKUSKI PLATTER GF

Assorted house meats, spreads & pickles served with European cheeses, crostini & lavash crackers 20.95

SELEDKA GF

Cured herring filet, marinated onions, potatoes, fresh herbs, cold-pressed sunflower oil 9.95

HOUSE PASHTET GF

Pâté varies daily, please ask your server for today’s selection 8.95

HOUSE PICKLED VEGETABLES GF V

Seasonal variety of preserved goodies 7.95

RUSSIAN GARDEN SALAD GF V

Tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, bell peppers, sweet onions,

lettuce & fresh herbs with your choice of dressing: traditional Russian cold-pressed sunflower oil vinaigrette, dill sour cream or dill-mustard 8.95

RUSSIAN KRAUT GF V

Lightly marinated, crunchy cabbage, carrots, caraway & cold-pressed sunflower oil 6.95

HOT Appetizers

BORSCHT GF V

Classic Russian soup made with beets, cabbage &

potato soup garnished with sour cream & fresh herbs Cup 4.50 | Bowl 6.50

PIROZHOK

Choice of beef or vegetable stuffed pastry served with dill sour cream sauce 5.95 | 2 for 10.95

ADJIKA LAMB SAUSAGE GF

Served with spicy Russian style mustard, sauerkraut,

lingonberry jam & pickled Fresno peppers 11.95

DERUNY

Ukrainian style potato pancakes, caramelized onion relish, topped with sour cream and fresh herbs 8.95

MOSCOW FRIES GF V

A basket of house cut fries tossed in dill & fresh garlic, served with dipping sauces 7.95

FRIED PELMENI

Beef & pork filled dumplings served with lingonberry sour cream, cilantro & freshly grated horseradish 9.95

CHICKEN BLINCHIKI

Braised thighs, caramelized onions & cherries wrapped in a crepe served with sour cream & mushroom duxelle 5.95 | 2 for 10.95

KHACHAPURI V

Traditional baked Georgian cheese bread 10.95

BLINI WITH CAVIAR

Salmon roe rolled in a crepe with fresh herbs & sour cream (mkt)

ESCARGOT A LA RUSSE GF

White wine herb butter sauce, Asiago & crostini 10.95

CHEBOUREK

Savory lamb & potato fried pastry served with

tomato-garlic sauce 5.95 | 2 for 10.95

BRUSSELS SPROUTS & CAULIFLOWER GF V

Adjika, Georgian pesto, walnuts & cilantro 10.95

HAND- MADE DUMPLINGS

SIBERIAN PELMENI

Beef & pork filled dumplings buttered & served with sour cream & a side of vinegar 15.95

Ask for chili-garlic vinegar

PEASANT PELMENI

Mushroom sauce & cheese broiled over beef & pork

filled dumplings 15.95

VARENIKI V

Ukrainian style dumplings filled with potato, caramelized onion & Asiago garnished with sour cream & fresh herbs 15.95

VTOROE l ENTREES

 

PORK KAVKAZ

11oz Frenched pork chop, dill and garlic roasted fingerling potatoes, asparagus, charred tomato sauce, red onion bacon jam, freshly grated horseradish 25.95

POZHARSKY

Seared chicken and mushroom cutlets, served on a potato nest, Russian mustard Mornay sauce, Dutch red wax Gouda, marinated red onions 23.95

KAMCHATKA SALAD GF

Smoked salmon, potatoes, green beans, red onions, hardboiled egg, olives, capers with lemon vinaigrette 18.95

GRANDMA’S GOLUBTSY GF

Pork, beef & wild rice cabbage rolls; braised in a rich tomato sauce served with sour cream & fresh herbs 19.95

GRILLED SALMON FILLET WITH VARENIKI*

Seasonal vegetables & chardonnay crème 25.95

CHICKEN KIEV

Garlic-dill butter stuffed chicken breast served with mashed potatoes & vegetables of the day 24.95

CZAR’S MEDALLION

Pan fried pork loin, broiled with sour cream-mushroom sauce & cheeses served with mashed potatoes & vegetables of the day 19.50

YAZIK GF

Braised beef tongue, mashed potatoes, vegetables of the day, red wine sauce & beet chrain 23.95

GIVETCH GF V

Variety of seasonal vegetables, mushrooms, onions & garlic sautéed in a blend of Georgian spices served with buckwheat or rice pilaf 18.50

BEEF STROGANOFF*

Beef filet strips in black pepper

sour cream sauce with mushrooms & onions, mashed potatoes, vegetables of the day 25.95

DOBAVKA l EXTRAS

BUCKWHEAT OR RICE PILAF GF V 5.95

RUSSIAN BREAD BASKET V 2.50

VEGETABLES OF THE DAY GF V 6.95

MASHED POTATOES GF V 5.95

SAUTÉED MUSHROOMS WITH ONION & FRESH HERBS GF V 7.95

ADD CHICKEN BREAST GF 8.50

ADD 5 oz. BISTRO FILET* GF 9.95

ADD SALMON* GF 8.95

ROASTED ASPARAGUS WITH HERBED SOUR CREAM, FRESH HORSERADISH GF 8.95

NAPITKI l BEVERAGES

HORSERADISH VODKA 5

GARLIC-DILL VODKA 5

CILANTRO VODKA 5

CARAWAY VODKA 5

PEPPER VODKA 5

KVAS 5.95

HOUSE TARHUN 3.95

Georgian tarragon soda

RUSSIAN BLACK TEA 2.75

RASSOL 2

A liquid based on the juice of fermented vegetables…a favorite Russian hangover cure

GF = Gluten Friendly

V = Vegetarian

If you parked in the YWCA parking lot, please ask your server for a pass to exit.

 *Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood or shellfish may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have a certain medical condition. These items are served raw or undercooked, or contain, or may contain, raw or undercooked ingredients.  *Sorry we do not accept checks; an 18% gratuity will be added to parties of 6 or more; we reserve the right to limit the number of checks per table.

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  • Address: 371 Selby Ave Saint Paul, MN 55102-1822
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