Armenian Church of St Gregory the Illuminator
The sturdy shell of this 1887 stone church remains disused for lack of Armenians, a reminder of the brutal cultural divide still caused...
Endlessly popular with strollers, this leafy piazza forms Central Baku’s natural focus. The fountains for which it is named include one...
City Lights Bar
This hip, upmarket lounge-bar offers some incredible views of the city from its outdoor terrace.
Ali & Nino Cafe
Just off Fountains Sq, this small, split-level cafe uses sepia portrait photos to evoke Baku of the WWI era of the eponymous novel by...
It’s fun to visit McDonald’s if only to giggle at spellings such as Biq Mak and Çizburqer.