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Russian Vodka Room

265 W 52nd St, New York City, NY 10019-5803
+1 212-307-5835
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A great place for a cocktail!

We stopped in here for a drink before Cats. We lived the ambience and the drinks were fabulous! The... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
LASCPA
,
Las Vegas
via mobile
Beautiful Cocktails

We stopped by here before going to see the Jersey Boys and we had the most delicious... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2016
Lollypop73
,
Warwickshire
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
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31 Dec 2016
“A great place for a cocktail!”
17 May 2016
“Beautiful Cocktails”
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Hours Today: 16:00 - 04:00
LOCATION
265 W 52nd St, New York City, NY 10019-5803
Midtown
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+1 212-307-5835
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for a drink before Cats. We lived the ambience and the drinks were fabulous! The chocolate martini was the bomb! And the blintzes were delicious too! Prices were very reasonable and the service was terrific. Great place to stop by when...More

Thank LASCPA
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We stopped by here before going to see the Jersey Boys and we had the most delicious cocktail. Lovely little bar and the food looked great.

Thank Lollypop73
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

This little hidden gem is a fabulous place to unwind after a busy day in the city. Really laid back, cool atmosphere, great live music. Food looked and smelt delicious. Reasonably priced drinks, easy to find and great service.

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 8 January 2016

If you're open to trying some different foods & flavored vodka this is a nice happy hour spot. The place looks and feels like an old time NYC bar which is exactly what it is in the theater district. People are friendly and service helpful.

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 26 December 2015

This small place is on the corner of 8th Ave and 52nd St. across the street from the Russian Samovar. The food is authentic and quite good. Infused vodka is available for $26 for 7 oz. There is live piano music and the bar is...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

A remarkably authentic Russian bistro-type piano bar cool place for before or after a Broadway show. Great vodka herring gravlox. Good great as was horseradish or garlic vodka. This is a real find - and I a New Yorker for over thirty years. Bravo to...More

Thank ronaldfairbairn
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Great time at a small intimate setting. Go for happy hour before a show or return after the show for live piano players. Had a great time. Service/bartender was excellent, friendly as were the patrons.

1  Thank Live2Travel23
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I had researched RVR and found that is was across the street from our hotel. Wow, I was pleased. The happy hour was from 4-7 p.m., offering $4 infused vodka shots (nice-sized) and cold beers. The wait staff was very friendly and while the atmosphere...More

1  Thank SYLVIATOPEKA
Reviewed 11 April 2015

We enjoyed this bar enough to go twice. The first time we went was a great time-killer as we waited for David Letterman’s show, which is close by. It was great to take advantage of the happy hour prices, where are between 4:00pm and 7:00pm...More

Thank product-of-canada
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Just ate here last week, it looked not so inviting from the outside, but I was in the mood for some Russian food. Once inside the place is quite cozy. I noticed an earlier review mention that it was hot in the summer. It was...More

Thank David I
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