café is situated in front of the entrance to the Yasnaya Polyana Museum
. It has two rooms, with 30 seats in each of them. The original design of the interiors, based on hand-made patchwork and ceramic articles, was done by the craftsmen of the Yasnaya Polyana museum.
Preshpekt is a cozy little café where you can have a cup of tea, have a lunch or a festive party on a special occasion. The café is known for its diverse menu, reasonable prices and traditional Russian hospitality.
Besides many other dishes, here you can order dishes cooked according to recipes of Leo Tolstoy’s wife Sophia, among them the favourite festive cake of the Tolstoy family – the AnkePie, and many other delicious things.
Open every day, from 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Country Estate Restaurant
The Country Estate
restaurant is located in the VIP-building of the Yasnaya Polyana Hotel (2 km
from the estate).
It has a capacity of 35 people, and in addition a tented verandah is used in the summer.
The restaurant can boast of its rich menu, and fresh delicious bread served here is baked in the same building, at the bakery that was equipped by the Canadian Dukhobors Society and opened in 2005.
Open every day from 11.00 a.m. to 11.00 p.m.
Refreshment room in the main building of the Yasnaya Polyana Hotel
The refreshment room is located on the ground floor of the main building of the hotel. It is a small and nice café where guests of the hotel can have simple breakfast or just a bite during the day.Open every day from 8.15 a.m. to 9.30 p.m.