Claim a seat by the double-sided fireplace and mingle with fashionable locals who’ve come for the pre-dinner drinks and handcrafted cocktails served in our wood-panelled, library-style bar named for Tsar Alexander I.
- Open Daily
- 11:00 am – 2:00 am
- Mini Burgers
Baked pork belly, sweet and chilli
- Lemon Tarte
Meringue and raspberries
- Bee’s Knees
Bombay Saphire “Bee” Gin, blood orange and saffron jelly, homemade bee pollen and rhubarb syrup, lemon juice
- Savory Sour
Martini Riserva Ambrato Vermouth infused with juniper polugar, bengal pepper and lavender, with cocoa beans, jasmine tea and lemon juice
Meet the Team
Bar Manager and Mixologist Andrey Amelin
Andrey Amelin has turned Xander Bar into a real mixology laboratory. Each of his cocktails is a complex creation, where a combination of multiple flavours is coupled with an elaborate serving technique, turning it into a small performance. Voted the Best Bartender in St. Petersburg by an influential local magazine in 2016, Andrey will make sure you won’t forget your evening at Xander Bar.
More Dining Options
Crab from Singapore, sushi from Tokyo, dim sum from Hong Kong: Sit down to sample the authentic flavours of these three capitals in our modern and lively Asian restaurant, perfect for both date night and family dinner.
Start with a plate of artisan prosciutto and regional cheeses and embark on a culinary tour of Italy with Chef Valerio Andrisani’s menu of authentic Italian cuisine, then linger for a while in the ultra-stylish lounge for a post-dinner digestif.
Whether you’re time-zone–hopping, feeding a hungry team during an impromptu meeting or looking for quiet, private dining, you can choose from our extensive In-Room menu day or night.
The Tea Lounge
Filled with fresh flowers and greenery year-round, our bright and airy, glass-roofed lounge is where you go to spend an afternoon catching up with friends over lunch, pairing the meal with a warm glass of mulled wine in the winter.