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US$3 - US$9
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Cafe, European, Russian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 21 August 2020

I admit that I just love pies! So when I read the reviews here, I just had to check this place out...especially as my hotel was just a few steps away. Outside it's not much to look at... but as you turn the corner, you...get "that aroma" that something really good is cooking inside...and believe me you are in for a treat. These guys make excellent pies of every kind - both the sweet and the salty type... I visited twice and got to try in total 4 of their pies... in my opinion the "chicken and mushroom" one was the best. Do try the "house coffee" I found it also excellent!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 3 March 2020

Very comfortable place with friendly stuff. Great people, good prices and amazing food. I am honestly will visit it again!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 18 August 2019

I reviewed this place in 2015. We visit it every time we are in Tallinn and this year, during our 10 days stay in town, we have been there four times. We just cannot resist to their perfect, delicious and diverse pais and excellent real...tea, probably the best in town. All pies are just from a stove and you can also take one whole with you as take-away. From mine point of view, the best pi is a traditional cabbage pie, but fresh berry, mushrooms and poppy are also perfect. Order jasmine tea and have a good timeMore

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 7 August 2019

very good place, really nice pies, sweet or savoury. Nice attitude from the staff. Only reason it's not 5 stars is because the music is too loud for me, but that may not put other punters off.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 August 2019 via mobile

We stopped here accidentally. Had some of the savory pies that were layed out on the bar and had omelettes and fresh squeezed juice. There was something really nice about the place and endearing that it was run by a bunch of young Russian guys....I would definitely recommend going here for breakfast.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 11 May 2019 via mobile

Excellent chicken pie and a very good rasberry pie! Both delicious, and we bought a cherry pie to go.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 8 May 2019

Very tasty take away pies although on rather expensive side. Worth to try a unique Russian style pies. You can buy the whole pie or a quarter. Don't forget to try a unique Raf-coffee, created in modern Russia and considered to be number 1 coffee...drink in Russia.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 14 April 2019 via mobile

Hi, I have been at this place twice, it always same good impression, friendly staff and great meatpies, salmon pies, and I suspect nice sweet pies. Coffee was also good, we also had fresh orange juice, it good, could have been bigger glass. But great...place.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 25 March 2019

Went for a casual lunch with family. Took different salty pies for a start and finished with sweet pies. All them were beautiful looking and tasted as great!

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

This is the most unique meal I ever had! I come from holland all the way to tallinn. They are so kind and helpful. I had a great time and advise anyone in the nearby area to visit the nice and cosy place with amazingly...unique filled breads in all sort of flavours. Chicken, turkey, tomato, mozzerella, potato and many more kinds. Hope u enjoy visiting this place!More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Nikolay Bar-Buffee

Yes, Nikolay Bar-Buffee offers takeaway services.

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Nikolay Bar-Buffee is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5