Eating Out

The post-Communist space has seen a blossoming of food culture in recent years. Not only have locals acquired tastes for world cuisine, they are also rediscovering and taking delicious joy in their own traditions. Perhaps most importantly, locals are now starting to demand value, quality, and good service and, with the increasing competition in the local food services industries, they are starting to get it.

Explore your options for eating out in: Moscow; St. Petersburg; Irkutsk; Vladivostok; Bishkek; Kyiv; and Warsaw.

2 Places to Try Central Asian in Irkutsk

The USSR brought together a number of culinary traditions and Russia’s current restaurant scene still reflects the popularity of many of those foods in Russia today. Continued migration from former Soviet states in Eastern Europe, the Caucausus, and Central Asia also helps not only keep these traditions alive in Russia, but also add to the […]

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