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Kolobok Universidad

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Avenida Universidad # 538 | Casi esquina Eje 6 Sur, Colonia Letran Valle, Mexico City 03600, Mexico
+52 55 5604 4091
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Visited this place on a Saturday in mid April 2016 (two people) for lunch. Were served Borsch, "Vinigret salad" and "Spring salad", pelmeni, vareniki, kvass and tea with Honey Cake. Borsh and Vinigret were good and could be called authentic. Spring salad, though, had nothing to do with Russian cuisine, just some sliced cucumbers and ubiquitous shredded salad leaves "lechuga"... More 

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Nashville, TN
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33 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

We had a very good meal at Kolobok. The service was very good and the waiter was patient with my broken Spanish. The only odd thing was that nobody appeared to speak Russian.

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La Paz, Bolivia
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537 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

Russian food is not the first thing that comes to your mind where you are visiting Mexico City, however, if you live there it might be a choice for change. The restaurant is not too large, let’s say it has a “friendly” size. Dishes are well prepared and tasty, for example the ones I order: a solyanka soup made of... More 

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Thank Gumucio
Mexico City, Mexico
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Great first approach to Russian food. Excellent flavor, very wide menu. Helpful and friendly service.

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Thank Ernesto M
Mexico City, Mexico
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73 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

A nice restaurant, excellent food, a taste of autentic Russian food, average price, they have valet parking, you can also order to take out A good place for dinner with family, friends, prepare to taste different flavors. We wenti with our children and friends, we enjoyed it, russian beers excellent.

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Thank IRA_LELI98
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

It was my first time here and I must say simple delicious! Try the cold Russian punch Kompòt, the mix entrance, Borshch soup, the Golubsty and Kotlèta, the honey cake it is a must and finally and A Baltika Beer

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Thank Marcos T
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

DF has no shortage of fantastic restaurants but sometimes lacks really authentic ethnic places. So my expectations for Kolobok weren't super high. But I was so pleasantly surprised! The food is legit, homemade style Russian and Ukrainian cuisine - salads with mayonnaise and pickled herring, pickles, varenyky, pelmeni, holubsti, kotlety, todo! Check it out for a nice change of pace.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2014 via mobile

We have heard about this small restaurant in Mexico city, and it was a great surprise. Good food Enough served on a plate Reasonable prices We surely will back there!

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Thank Dreamingtita
Mexico City, Mexico
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105 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

I love their empanadas(flavor I love: papas con quesos, carnes, espinacas con quesos, manzana). Yummy! Befstroganof is recommended too. Opening hours :11am-8pm

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Thank chy_annietw
Mexico City, Mexico
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

This is a great restaurant. It is quite tiny but the food is just great. Try the meatball soup and the Russian Raviolli, both are exellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Russian, Soups, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Universidad # 538 | Casi esquina Eje 6 Sur, Colonia Letran Valle, Mexico City 03600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5604 4091
Description
Restaurante ruso mas famoso en America latina .

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?