When in Russia, one should not miss the chance to sample Russian cuisine. Before going to Russia I have heard people saying very different things. Some say Russian food is amazing. Some say Russian food lacks variety and is dull. Anyway, one has to try everything! The question is, where to eat in Moscow? The ...
A lot of vegetarian and vegan visitors to St. Petersburg worry about finding places that cater to their dietary requirements. While it’s true that a lot of famous Russian dishes contain meat (think stroganoff, caviar and of course the chicken kiev), St. Petersburg has no shortage of meat-free dining. Here are a few top picks ...
Here we go again with some nice figures of speech translated from Russian into English. This time we’re doing it in a slightly different way! This topic is all about a conversation with your colleague or friend at a restaurant, exchanging funny phrases which are fitting to the current situation. Every phrase can be used ...
RibEye – A different kind of Restaurant! Have you ever heard about the RibEye [Рибай] restaurant in Saint Petersburg? If your answer is “No” you need to check this different kind of restaurant out! As the name already applies, it is a steak house – but you have definitely never been to a steak house ...
Restaurant Festival 2016 will take place soon! Something big is coming – The Saint Petersburg Restaurant Festival starts on November 1st and will last till November 30th, 2016 on the Neva River. It is the first-ever festival of this kind that is held in the city. Guests who are visiting Saint Petersburg and citizens are ...
A magical pirate ship was found on the riverbank in Saint Petersburg! This weekend I had one of my best culinary experiences since I am living here in Saint Petersburg. After the visit of the impressive Peter and Paul Fortress, I felt very frozen because of the strong wind on this day and I watched out for ...
That’s an Italian you shouldn’t miss on your trip to St. Petersburg! Die deutsche Version des Artikels finden Sie hier. Yesterday, a friend of mine and I met for a coffee and after almost one month that I am here we have actually always been to the same place. We decided to try out a ...
The White Rabbit looking at Stalin’s Seven Sisters The White Rabbit is a wonderful place to please your taste and your eyes. This beautiful restaurant is situated on the last floor of the building Smolenskiy Passaj, giving you a breath taking view of one of Stalin’s Seven Sisters. The tables are all in an enormous ...
In France, Geraldine is a relatively rare name. In Russia, needless to say, it is absolutely unknown and impossible to make it sound more Russian expect by adding an a at the end… Often the Russian react with “ооо такое красивое имя!” (ooh what a beautiful name). So when I discovered that there was a ...