Contact English-speaking Evgenya on the 2nd floor for help with area tours and info or to hire English-speaking guides (per hour R450).
Arka Art Gallery
Often interesting rotating exhibits down an alley with great graffiti.
Arsenev Regional Museum
Grey-haired ladies keep watch over every Russian museum in existence, but none do it more sweetly than at the interesting Arsenev...
Rock’s Cocktail Bar
If you prefer a grungier crowd, this smoky basement dive is for you. Cool kids get dancing – and things often get sloppy – late night,...
Vladivostok, take note of this novel idea – coffee, brownies, cakes and quiche (R70), all made daily and sold for less than an espresso...
Lonely Planet review
A popular little Russian eatery with two themed rooms: a ‘taiga’ room and a ‘dacha’. Traditionally dressed staff clank their high heels on the wood floors under a soundtrack of lightly played hip-hop. The food is hearty and good (a bread-covered bowl of shchi – cabbage, potato and beef – is R115).