About Nevsky Russian Restaurant

Absorb yourself in Russian culture at Nevsky, a traditional Russian restaurant located on the bustling Glenhuntly Road in Elsternwick. This small restaurant tucked away in the suburbs of Melbourne has a lot of character, and it’s here that you can try out culinary delights from Eastern Europe with a menu full of exciting options ranging from starters to main courses as well as their indulgent banqueting option which allows you to dine just like a tsar.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Nevsky Russian Restaurant
476 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick
Melbourne 3185

Menu Highlights



Beetroot Salad

with green apples, walnuts, honey & sour cream.


selection of salted, pickled & marinated vegetables.

Salat Vesna

fresh garden salad

More about Nevsky Russian Restaurant, Elsternwick

With exposed brick walls, an open fireplace, wooden decor and lavish chandeliers, Nevsky is the perfect setting to try out some exotic Russian food in Melbourne, radiating an old fashioned and authentic charm. When dining at Nevsky on Elsternwick’s Glenhuntly Road you will soon discover that there is much more to Russian cuisine than vodka, but with an impressive menu of premium imported bottles, it would be silly not to accompany your meal with a glass of the country’s favourite spirit.

If you are feeling slightly adventurous, perhaps go for the zharenye mozgi, crumbed and lightly fried lamb’s brains, but those less daring will find a whole host of delicious options on the menu, from Russia’s most famous dish stroganoff to sibirskie pelmeni – Siberian beef and pork mince dumplings served with sour cream. If you are struggling to choose from the massive menu, the banqueting option is a great place to start, with a speciality selected array of starters, main courses and desserts, allowing you to experience the best of Russian cuisine in Melbourne’s neighbourhood of Elsternwick.

39 Nevsky Russian Restaurant Reviews

39 Reviews
Noise levels:Pleasant
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Value for money:Great value
Karinne L.12 days ago · 1 review

Food was wonderful, as was the waitress. Very welcoming atmosphere. Tables are well spaced apart. Great variety of food and everything we ate was beautiful.

Igor Y.a month ago · 1 review

Great restaurant quality Russian food, but pricy, making it a special occasion place. Great staff who looked after us graciously. All in all great experience.

Daria V.2 months ago · 1 review

I absolutely loved the experience. The food was delicious. Service of excellence. Definitely reccomand this place for all the russian cuisine lovers! Can't wait to come again!