Top Choice Cafe in Krasnoyarsk

Gastropub Tolsty Kray

While its English-teacher, expat and traveller clientele, wired castle-themed cellar setting, suitably international menu, provide good enough reason to drop in at this Anglophone sanctuary, this great cafe also giv…
Italian in Krasnoyarsk

Mama Roma

Herb-infused air wafts temptingly out of this long-established Italian eatery, where chequered tablecloths and admirable attempts at pasta, risotto and pizza may make you feel you’re in Rome or Naples – but only if …
Asian in Krasnoyarsk

Buddha Bar & Lounge

This low-lit, incense-infused vegetarian cellar lounge is a calming place to escape the city-centre blare. Order a plate of exotic Tibetan food from the English-speaking waitress, then give the bar-top prayer wheel …
Canteen in Krasnoyarsk

Sem Slona

Got a sudden craving for buckwheat at 3am? Then brave the darkened streets and make your way to this all-hours, no-nonsense canteen plating up solid Russian favourites with a growl. The name translates as ‘I could e…
Fast Food in Krasnoyarsk

Miks Patio

With budget-airline decor, a menu heavy with Slavic and Italian comfort food and prompt service, this is the stolovaya dragged into the 21st century.
Supermarket in Krasnoyarsk

Krasny Yar Supermarket

Best supermarket in the city centre with a whole row of ATMs on the right as you enter. Branches across the city.
Vegetarian in Krasnoyarsk


Krasnoyarsk’s sole vegetarian food halt is a cheerfully hip, colourful cafe serving a menu of buckwheat burgers, fish-free paella, veggie pelmeni and lots of juice and tea (no coffee). The English-speaking owner twe…
Italian in Krasnoyarsk

Mike & Molly

The stylishly unassuming interior of this Italian job suggests the focus is firmly on the food and that assumption would be right. Possibly Krasnoyarsk’s best lasagnes, pastas, salads and proper starters land prompt…
Canteen in Krasnoyarsk

Kalinka-Malinka Stolovaya No 2

Celebrating the varied cuisines of former Soviet republics this self-service canteen has a loud, plasticky interior scattered with the odd Soviet nostalgia knick-knack kept well out of punters’ reach. The range of d…