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) #18 of 780 Restaurants in Tallinn $$$$ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Viru 8, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
+372 614 0085
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Viru 8, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed the whole menu from starters to desert and have to say, we loved every taste! Food was really delicious and we highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank J T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to Cru as a "splash out" for the last night of our Baltic holiday and what a great idea that turned out to be! From the very first greeting at the entrance to paying the bill, the staff were first class, attentive but...More

Thank DerekfraDunblane
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went there with colleagues. Everybody went with a starter, main course and a dessert. Waiter Marko was very friendly. I took mushroom soup for starter. It was awesome, the texture of it was just mindblowing and it was very tasty. A bit cold, but that...More

Thank WeIcome
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice table in this restaurant even though we called at short notice. I had beetroot as a starter and wild duck as main course - both were not cooked the usual way but really lovely! The very nice waitress explained that it's...More

Thank Manfred H
Anneli T, General Manager at Cru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Manfred H, Thank you for choosing to visit Cru restaurant on your stay in Tallinn. And thank you for these kind words shared here on TripAdvisor! Cru is all about using as many local products as possible, to support local Farmers and their work...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for late dinner with a friend. The food was excellent and not too expensive compared to the quality. Good tastes, nice wine recommendations. Definetely worth a visit if in Tallinn.More

Thank Samu L
Anneli T, General Manager at Cru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Samu L, Thank you so much for choosing to have dinner with us! Glad to read that you have enjoyed your night in Cru and have tasted some of our wines that our sommeliers have carefully picked to fit the menu and a good...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really fantastic food. Loved the Black bread. The presentation of all the dishes is so beautiful and taste so good. But also the service is excellent. I highly recommend a visit here. We where sitting outside on the walking street but the place has also...More

Thank Merle767
Anneli T, General Manager at Cru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Merle767, Dinners at Cru in the summer time are amazing. Our head chef Dmitri Haljukov has put together another amazing summer menu and if the weather is gentle and gifting us with warm evenings it can be such a magical experience. Thank you so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch - a pricey one; what the heck, it's my birthday! Staff - Excellent! Good recommendations. Food - Fabulous! Had the Feta with red peppers to start paired with sparkling rosé, followed by Venison liver with potato puree and cherry beer sauce and fresh cherries,...More

Thank GourmetNomad
Anneli T, General Manager at Cru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Sweet GourmetNomad, I hope you had an amazing Birthday! So happy to read that you decided to spend some of that blissful day here with us! Thank you for sharing your detailed and kind words on TripAdvisor! Did you know that Dmitri Haljukov, the head...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit in restaurant Cru, due our day trips to Tallinn. The food the first time made us come again, because it was so very good! Food is fine dining, made with simplicity but exellent taste combinations and the price is yet...More

Thank 354suvil
Anneli T, General Manager at Cru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear 354suvil, It is super nice to read that our guests love what we do here and that they keep on coming back. That is the best knowing and feeling. So thank you for thinking about us and choosing to come back. It truly means...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always try to see positive in every experience, you can also see my previous reviews to prove that. But I am afraid this place let me really down. Not only the food was obviously raw, I attach picture to prove it, but after politely...More

Thank KairitB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance of the restaurant is off the main path in a cute alley way. The inside of the building and the downstairs remind me of the Santorini type design. We were seated in the second or third level down, cellar liked room. The beets...More

Thank CY A
Anneli T, General Manager at Cru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear CY A, Thank you very much for this detailed and kind review shared here on TripAdvisor. It always makes us happy when our guests like what we do and when we get feedback from it also! Our new summer menu is really tasty and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viru 8, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 614 0085
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