Azerbaijani in Baku

Stone floors, hanging flower baskets, a shady terrace and contrived but well-thought-out attempts at old-world decor all combine to make spaciously open Cizz-Bizz an understandable magnet for Old City tourists. The food covers a range of Azerbaijani bases and adds alternatives including tempura, trout, and chicken in white-wine sauce.

Kutabs (Azeri-filled pancakes; AZN1) come in five varieties.