Top Choice Italian in Novosibirsk


If all the pelmeni (Russian-style ravioli) and pancakes are getting you down, visit Perchini. With a choice of seven freshly made pastas to choose from and a range of imaginative sauces, this simple yet effective re…
Top Choice European in Novosibirsk

La Maison

In a beautiful former theatre dating to 1908, this is Novosibirsk's most sumptuous restaurant. The French- and Russian-leaning menu features quail, rabbit, rack of lamb and octopus along with upmarket versions of so…
Top Choice Cafe in Novosibirsk


This upmarket stolovaya (canteen) is popular for a reason – hip and cool with groovy tunes and piping hot Russian staples like bliny (pancakes) and borsht at dirt-cheap prices. They even have beer on tap (from R80).
Russian in Novosibirsk


This popular chain is fantastic value. Their signature shashlyk (meat kebabs) come in meat and fish varieties, accompanied by a full complement of Russian soups and salads and washed down with home-brewed beer (from…
Georgian in Novosibirsk


This atmospheric tavern-cavern offers the most authentic Georgian cuisine in town. The filling and delicious khachapuri po-adzharski (Georgian cheese bread with a raw egg swimming in the middle) is well worth a try.
Russian in Novosibirsk

Nikolaevskaya Pelmennaya

Cheap and simple pelmeni with meat and fish fillings in an equally modest cafe located beneath a sex shop.
Cafe in Novosibirsk

People's Bar & Grill

Trendy sister restaurant to Friends Cocktail Bar, which is in the same building. Specializes in grilled meat.
Supermarket in Novosibirsk

Universam Avangard

Centrally located and well-stocked – a godsend for self-caterers.
Russian in Novosibirsk


Russian in Novosibirsk