Museum of Sakhalin Island: A Book by AP Chekhov
Yes, that’s really the name of this two-floor showing of Chekhov’s few months on Sakhalin. Look for the photo of Chekhov at a picnic...
Sakhalin Regional Museum
The pagoda-roofed Sakhalin Regional Museum has a 21st-century exhibit exploring the Japanese/Soviet overlap of the city’s history,...
In the Rubin Hotel’s basement, this tiny expat haven is popular for its huge Russian business lunch (noon to 3pm, R280). Later on, stop...
This slick basement restaurant-bar has an extensive pub menu (including pizzas, pastas, seafood, steaks). Upstairs, stop in the cafe...
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Yuzhno’s favourite sushi spot is a bit out of the centre, but the stylish bamboo 2nd-floor dining room is good for soba noodles and ramen (R410 to R550) and picking from the sushi conveyor belt after 7pm (from R180 a la carte). The ground floor has a small grocer with some Japanese products.