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Best cocktails you'll ever taste

not only the cocktails are amazing and are customised as per your taste preferences, the whole... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
Excellent drinks

Small place, excellent service, fantastic drinks, stylish and original interior, and ring the door... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Jukka H
Berlin, Germany
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13 Aug 2018
“Best cocktails you'll ever taste”
22 Jul 2018
“Excellent drinks”
Apotheke bar stands out from numerous bars located at "drinking" streets Dumskaya & Lomonosova due to it's cosy atmosphere & non-trivial, sometimes even exotic choice of spirits. The bar slogan is "Think what you drink", so don't you even try to...more
Lomonosova St., 1 | at the corner of Sadovaya St., St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
+7 812 337-15-35
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

not only the cocktails are amazing and are customised as per your taste preferences, the whole atmosphere is friendly and stylish. you sit at the bar and see the two bar tenders in action, its like a performance. I hate tomatoes but their Bloody Mary...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Small place, excellent service, fantastic drinks, stylish and original interior, and ring the door bell to get in.

Thank Jukka H
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This little bar is great to have some special cocktails. You could tell the barmen what kind of drink you feel like having and they will prepare it for you. The bar consists in only that, a U form bar served by 2 barman. Very...More

Thank davidrio3
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I went to Apotheke by chance, on the way home from a restaurant and it became my favourite place in St. Petersburg: the kind and qualified staff and vodka (a fantastic one, I unfortunately can't remember the name, made of rye!) and cocktails they let...More

Thank Maurizio C
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We had a great night in this bar. The staff is very professional and drinks are tasty. We met very friendly local people there with who we drunk till 6 am. What an experience!

Thank OndraTraveler
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

During our city trip to Saint Petersburg, we have sampled a wide range of cocktail bars. Hands down, Apotheke Bar was our favorite spot. The establishment is very small, fitting about 25 people around the U-shaped bar. Very communicative setup (if you desire) and you...More

Thank Johnny S
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Cozy, intelligent, easy going. Variety of cocktails. Understanding and creative bartenders. Place to be in bar scene in Saint Petersburg. Bloody Mary is a must try.

Thank passenger_Demiyan
Reviewed 21 December 2017

On a street that is populated by clubs and lower end bars is a superb cocktail bar. I had come across Apotheke Bar while researching good cocktail bars to visit in St. Petersburg. During one of our nights there, my boyfriend and I managed to...More

Thank BnMadven
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I went here two nights in a row. It has a quaint, wooden interior with a great list of cocktails. However, ask the staff and they will suggest others based on your tastes. Really a gem to find.

Thank Rob_Ireland
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best bars in St. Petersburg! Very unique place. Definitely worth trying to visit. Small and nice place.

Thank lebedev73
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