Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design
The garages and warehouses at the old Krasny Oktyabr Factory now serve as studio and gallery space for up-and-coming artists.
This defiant island of Russian modernity and European-ness is a vibrant arts centre filled with cool bars, restaurants and galleries....
Progressive Daddy & Daddy’s Terrace
Daddy managed to snag the prime location in the Red October complex: at the tip of the island, on the top floor of the factory, the...
The success of this Red October highlight is determined by the cool, postindustrial decor, simple Italian food and the proximity to the...
6/3 Bersenevskaya nab · interesting places nearby
Finally, a Russian bar matching the size of the country, not the usual cramped affair. Relax on caramel leather sofas or perch at the very long central bar, eying a giant crocodile swallowing a train on the inner wall mural. On the menu, there are 24 cocktails to quench your thirst (and inhibition) and Asian food to eliminate hunger.
Besides food and drinks, the place holds all kinds of art events and film screenings. DJs spin tunes until the wee hours.