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Restaurant: Le Club
Address: 21 Verkhnyaya Radishchevskaya St.
Phone: 915 1042
European and Japanese cuisine. Afternoon discount (20% from noon – 4pm on weekdays). Live music. Noon – 2am.
Le Club is the restaurant and the place for jazz concerts. It is recognized as one of the most popular jazz places in Moscow. Le Club occupies the second storey of the new building of the Taganka Theater. Among its guests are the actors and the viewers of the theater, jazz and blues lovers and connoisseurs.
The spacious restaurant is intended for up to 140 guests. It features the longest bar counter in Moscow. The length of the counter equals 15 meters. The main hall of the restaurant with red brick walls and columns between the tables is lighted with wall lamps and shining cupola made of soft silk. In the hall there is the spacious stage for concerts. For those who would like to relax and forget about noise and bustle there are two cozy private rooms.
The menu of the restaurant presents dishes of European and Japanese cuisine. The carte of wines includes the best wines of France, Spain and Italy to satisfy the most demanding taste. Still, the main attraction of Le Club is jazz. Every day at 20:30 jazz concerts with participation of best Russian jazz-men take place in the venue. Every Monday Igor Butman’s jazz band performs in Le Club. Igor Butman is art-director of the restaurant. Thanks to his efforts, foreign stars of jazz and blues often give concerts in Le Club.
Moscow association of jazz journalists awarded Le Club as the best venue of the city twice. Le Club is a real paradise for those who like delicious food and jazz music.