Restaurants

International in Rostov-on-Don

Gavroche

This warm and welcoming wine bar offers a sophisticated menu with a French twist. Sample one of the delectable patés or steaming soups. The big leather booths are a comfy option, but in summertime it's hard to resis…
Russian in Rostov-on-Don

Smetana

Get your fix of pelmeni (Russian-style dumplings stuffed with meat) and vareniki (ravioli-like dumplings) and other Russian and Ukrainian favourites, all expertly prepared and presented. The bi-level setting is comf…
Burgers in Rostov-on-Don

Shtefan Burger

A speciality burger joint, named after the German chess whiz who supposedly invented the beefy sandwich. This cosy place offers a dozen unusual but tasty burgers (including fish, chicken and veggie options); three k…
Russian in Rostov-on-Don

Schneider Weisse Brauhaus

The interior of this German brewhouse offers an appealing blend of post-industrial chic and old-fashioned comfort. The menu ranges from hearty local dishes – many featuring local Don fish – to Bavarian specials stra…
Bakery in Rostov-on-Don

Bulochnaya No 5

It smells like heaven in this friendly little bakery and sweet shop, featuring loaves of freshly baked bread, piles of pastries and impressive sweet and savoury pies. It's worth sticking your nose in to get a whiff …
Seafood in Rostov-on-Don

Ryba Taverna

Opposite the river embankment, the aptly named 'Fish Tavern' is a casual place to sample some of the local bounty, including ukha (fish soup) and grilled fish. The interior feels like a chic but comfortable patio, b…
Cafe in Rostov-on-Don

Zolotoy Kolos

Mimicking the grand cafes of Old Europe, this sweet-treat haven is decked out with heavy drapes and chandeliers. It's a popular spot for families to grab a light lunch or to indulge in pastries, ice cream or dessert…
Market in Rostov-on-Don

Central Market

Browse the tables piled high with fresh fruit and berries, dried fish and herbs and handmade brooms, not to mention eye glasses, shoes and anything else you might need.