In the center of St.Petersburg, at the corner of Nevsky prospect and Malaya Sadovaya Street locates a famous oldest Russian gastronom – Eliseevy Merchants’ Shop. Here you can find fish and meat delicacies, exquisite alcohol, fragrant spices, natural oils and dressings, French desserts from Pastry Chef, handcrafted chocolate and fresh in-house bakery.

STOP

history 1812 — 2012

1812
The Legend

In 1812 on Christmas Eve the bondman gardener of Count Sheremetev Pyotr Eliseev served fresh wild raspberries which amazed everyone…

Read more

1902
The building process

The house was built by architect Gavriil Vasilyevich Baranovsky for a colonial goods shop of a trading partnership “Eliseevy Brothers”…

Read more

1903
Sculptures

On the front of the building were erected Adamson’s sculptures Industry, Trade, Art and Science — main values of XX century society.

Read more

1917-1991
Gastronom №1

In the Soviet times the shop was called Gastronom №1. There one could get delicacies even in times of food shortage during the Soviet era.

Read more

1929
Comedy theatre

The theatre auditorium has always been on the second floor of Eliseevsky. Since 1904 it was let to many theatre ensembles…

Read more

1941
Second World War

Eliseevy Merchants’ Shop, made to rejoice and surprise Petersburgers, didn’t stay indifferent to tragic events of WW2…

Read more

2010
The building was listed as a specially protected site

Eliseevsky shop is one of few museum shops, that not only provides service and good to customers, but also immerses them in the atmosphere of distant epoch…

Read more

2012
The grand opening

Being forgotten for quite a long period of time, the Food Hall welcomed its customers on March, 8 2012 with refined atmosphere and luxurious interiors…

Read more

2012
Mikhail Shemyakin’s project of the shop-window

Eliseevsky shop made a fantastic gift to the city – a show window of unbelievable beauty with moving fairy-tale characters from The Nutcracker…

Read more

Contact Information

Question