Dzhon Dzholi in Moscow: SRAS Farewell Dinner

Dzhon Dzholi in Moscow Locations across Moscow – Hours vary Dinners from $15-40 Our summer program with SRAS is unfortunately coming to an end. To celebrate the end of a great experience, our group was...

Suliko – Georigan in St. Petersburg

Suliko Restaurant / Ресторан “Сулико” Казанская 6 Daily 10:00-24:00 Meals from 500 rubles Sulikospb.ru If there’s one non-Russian national cuisine that you should sample while in Russia, it is Georgian. Even Pushkin, who claimed that...

Hochu Harcho in St. Petersburg

Hochu Harcho / Хочу Харчо Ginza.ru 24 hours Meals from 4 dollars This past weekend, I had some of the best food I have ever had the pleasure of eating. Fellow SRAS student Molly and...

Salkhino Restaurant in St. Petersburg

Salkhino Restaurant / Салхино Ресторан Кронверкский Проспект 25 Daily 11:00-23:00 Meals from 400 Rubles Restoclub.ru St. Petersburg offers a large variety of ethnic cuisine outside of “Russian” food. Each republic of the former Soviet Union...

5 Things You Should Know About Georgia

Study abroad in Georgia is a great experience. Here are several pluses and minuses to heading abroad to this great country in the Caucasus with a rich culture, history, and fabulous cuisine. 1. Hospitality Culture...

9 Reasons To Study in Batumi, Georgia

When the world first came into existence, the Creator had a big meeting where he divided up the earth and gave different pieces of land to all the people of the world. As luck would...

Mimino Georgian Restaurant in Bishkek

Mimino Georgian Restaurant/Мимино Грузинская Кухня 27 Киевская улица Meals from about $5 and up My tongue may be burnt and I may have come home later than my host mom expected (oops, sorry Mira!), but...

Georgian Cuisine at Sam Prishel in Moscow

Сам пришел/Sam Prishel Москва, Лубянский проезд, дом 7, метро Китай-город, Лубянка тел: +7 (495) 628-73-30 Hours: 11:00 to midnight Meals starting from $15 www.sam-prishel.ru A fellow SRAS student/roommate, Hunter, and I have fallen in love...

Cafe Bogema in Vladivostok

Cafe Bogema/Кафе Богема Ул. Крылова, д. 10, здание Ливонии 11 am – 12 am Daily Meals from $4 For the last month of the Cheap Eats challenge, I decided to stick with a theme that...

The Two Georgians in Vladivostok

The Two Georgians/Два Грузина Ул. Пограничная, д. 12 10 am – 1 am daily Meals from $6 So with all the culinary writing I’ve been doing about Georgian food of late, I developed a serious...

Pekarnya Osetinskiye Pirogi in Irkutsk

Pekarnya “Osetinskiye Pirogi” Черемховский Пер. 9в Hours 1000-2400 www.irkpirog.ru / (3952) 60-60-52 Meals from ~$7 per person  Pining for pizza? Does mayonnaise-coated lavash not fulfill your craving? Though American-style pizza can be found in Irkutsk,...

Restaurant Rimon in Moscow

Restaurant “Rimon”/Ресторан «Римон» 8 (499) 623-50-12 Большой Спасоглинищевский переулок 10 (closest metro: Китай-Город) Sunday through Thursday: 11:00 to 23:00 meals starting from $6 meat; under the supervision of the Chief Rabbinate of Russia (R’ Adolf...

Lagidze: Georgian in St. Pete

Lagidze / Лагидзе 3 Blinskogo ul. (See Map) Georgian Traditional Foods and Cuisines Meals for $10-12 Cafe Lagidze is a Georgian restaurant just off the beaten path, located minutes away from both the Fontanka River...