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Borshtch 'n' Tears
45 Beauchamp PlaceSW3 1NX
Top 3 reviews of Borshtch 'n' Tears
This is definitely an experience, no question. There's a great selection of vodkas, and the sweet Russian champagne (£40) was delicious.
However, this place is not cheap, and the food took a long time to arrive. For our group of 20, we pre-ordered the day before. In spite of this, it took an hour for our starters to arrive, and another hour after that for our mains. We were starving!
First visit: 2/5
I dined here today (4th November) at about 5.30pm with my grandma. She picked it because she has been to Russia and hasn't eaten the cuisine in a while, plus we had just been to the Ballets Russe exhibit at the V&A so it seemed appropriate.
The atmosphere is welcoming, as the decor is all red with only a navy blue ceiling for relief. The effect is very cosy and befitting of... more
Awesome Russian food; a small, intense restaurant; lots of vodkas to try; and live Russian folk music. It's not all meat and potatoes, either: they have some vegetarian dishes.
Lots of red velvet inside: the decor, like the atmosphere, seems to get more and more manic as the night goes on. Best line of the night I was there: And now, everyone dance on table! more