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Food & Drinks in Veliky Novgorod

Alkon Distillery

The Alkon distillery has been in operation for over 100 years, producing a range of infused vodka (honey, thyme, rosemary) and high-quality sadko vodka, along with traditional nastoyka cranberry liqueur. Pick up a c…
Food in Tula

Pryanik Museum & Shop

Tula is renowned Russia-wide for its pryaniki (inscribed ginger cakes) and locals pack out this tiny bakery store-cum-cafe, stocking up on blocks of gingerbread in all shapes and sizes, filled with flavours from blu…
Food & Drinks in Tula

Salden's Beer Shop

Tula's Salden's Brewery is one of provincial Russia's most respected craft-beer brewers and this tiny takeaway store is a great spot to pick up a couple of tasters. Fill up a 500mL or 1L plastic bottle from one of t…
Food & Drinks in Tver

Beer Logic

Pop into this small takeaway shop by the river to get a plastic bottle filled with your choice of a range of Russian craft beer on tap (1L from R180). It also has a selection of bottled beers from around the globe. …
Gifts & Souvenirs in Veliky Novgorod

Na Torgu

Small store selling Novgorod’s best selection of local arts and craft souvenirs, including woolen hats, jewellery and matryoshki. It has an art gallery upstairs.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Smolensk

Smolenskaya Izba

Not only does this great little place sell souvenirs and craftwork, the likes of which you won't find elsewhere, but it allows visitors to have a go at creating their own. Pottery, painting and doll-making workshops…
Market in Smolensk

Zadneprovsky Market

Pick up fresh food and ogle the bustle at Smolensk’s main market.