Bite Burger in Vladivostok

Bite Burger Пр-кт Красного Знамени, д. 59 9 am – 11 pm Daily Meals from $4.50 Vladivostok has been going through a bit of an “April showers” period. As I dislike this type of weather...

Khan Guk Kvan in Vladivostok

 Khan Guk Kvan/Хангуккван Пр-т. Красного Знамени, д. 45 12 pm – 12 am Daily Meals from $8.50 My first April entry is dedicated to that wise old adage: “Don’t judge a book by its cover.”...

Milk & Honey in Vladivostok

Milk & Honey/Молоко & Мед Ул. Суханова, д. 6а Sun-Thurs: 11 am – 1 am, Fri-Sat: 11 am – 3am Meals from $8.50 In almost any Russian city you will see a continental European-style cafe...

Ukh, Ty Blin! in Vladivostok

Ukh, Ty Blin!/Ух, Ты Блин! Ул. Адмирал Фокина, д. 9 10 am – 9 pm Daily Meals from $4 Having just come out of the Масленица (Maslenitsa) season, I was going through блины (bliny) withdrawal...

Kebab in Vladivostok

Kebab/Кебаб Ул. Фокина, д. 16 9:30 am – 9 pm daily Meals from $3 My next February Cheap Eats is, thankfully, a much better bet for my readers than my last entry. (World’s Best) Kebab...

Dalyan in Vladivostok

Dalyan/Дальянь  Ул. Фокина, д. 12 Regular Hours: 12 pm – 1 am daily Business Lunch: 12 pm  – 4 pm Mon-Fri Meals from $8.33 After a winter holiday hiatus, I am back with some new...

Birthday Parties in Vladivostok

The Golden Century/Золотой Век (or anywhere there are banquets!) Ул. Кирова, д. 60 10 am – 12 am Daily Free (paid for by celebrant)! Besides the New Year, Victory Day and perhaps the 8th of...

Cafe Eliss in Vladivostok

Cafe Eliss/Закусочная Элисс Ул. Мордовцева, д. 3 11 am – 12 pm Daily Meals from $6  As may have been apparent throughout my last few posts, I believe that “Cheap Eats” should not only be...

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...

Street Food in Vladivostok

Food Stands/Киоски с едой City-Wide (Most often found in the city center) Hours: About 9 or 10 am – Sunset Meals from $2.50  In my search for “cheap eats,” I usually scour the city with...

Republic in Vladivostok

Republic Океанский П-к., д. 17 Mon-Thurs: 9 am – 11 pm, Fri-Sat: 9 am – 12 am, Sun: 10 am – 11 pm Meals from $4.50  Republic (its official name is written only in Latin...

China Town in Vladivostok

China Town/Чайна-Таун Ул. Крылова, д. 10 Hours: 12 pm – 1 am Meals from $7  Once again in the interests of staying “close to home,” I chose go to a restaurant that is basically across...

Kafe Latte in Vladivostok

Kafe Latte/Кафе Латте Ул. Светланская, д. 83 Hours: 24/7 Meals from $5 Кафе Латте (Cafe Latte) is a very trendy, very laid back, 24-hour café along one of Vladivostok’s main drags, Svetlanskaya Street. Sandwiched in...

Sushi-T in Vladivostok

Sushi-T/Суши-Т Ул. Некрасовская, д. 100 / www.sushi-t.ru Hours: Sun-Thurs 10 am – 11 pm, Fri-Sat 10 am – 12 am Meals from $7  So the very purpose of my reporting to you, the interested, on...

Restaurant Avanta in Vladivostok

Restaurant Avanta/Ресторан Аванта г. Владивосток, ул. Гоголя, 41 Hours: 7:30 am – 12:00 am (Kitchen closes at 11:00 pm) Meals from $4 Ресторан Аванта (Restaurant Avanta) is actually located within Vladivostok State University of Economics...

Calatch Cafeteria in Vladivostok

Calatch / Калач 59 Красного Знамени Проспект / 59 Krasnovo Znameni Prospekt Hours of Operation:  Mon – Sat – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Meals from $5 Calatch is a great, little cafeteria that serves...

Grilletta Chinese Cafe in Vladivostok

Грильетта / Grilletta Ул. Светланская, 17 / 17 Svetlanskaya Street Hours of Operation:  Daily – 11:00 am – 12:00 am Meals from $8 (Business lunch specials from $3) Grilletta is a little Chinese café located...

“Fresh Fast Food” Cafe in Vladivostok

Fresh Fast Food Aleutskaya, 43 Hours of Operation:  Sun – Monday – 9:00 am – 12:00 am, Fri – Sat – Open 24 hours Meals from $4 Fresh Fast Food couldn’t be more appropriately named....

Harbin Chinese Restaurant in Vladivostok

Харбин / Harbin ул. Алеутская, 45а Hours of Operation: Daily from 12:00 pm – 1:00 am Meals from $8 (Lunch specials from $2) Despite my Russian friends trying to dissuade me from eating at one...

Cheap Campus Eats in Vladivostok (Part 2)

“The Stand” 40 Gogolya Street / Ул. Гоголя, 40 (Directly across from the university) Hours of Operation:  10:00 am – 11:00 pm Price – $4-$8 For my second Cheap Campus Eats, I’ve chosen to write...

Cheap Campus Eats in Vladivostok (Part 1)

The Pink Panther Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service Hours Of Operation: M-Sa 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Meals starting at $4 While I’ve written about a variety of places to grab a cheap...

Svetalanskaya Stolovaya in Vladivstok

Stolovaya on Svetlanskaya Street ул. Светланская 21 Price: $5-$8 Hours of Operation: Daily from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m While my friends and family have been enjoying an unusually warm winter back in America, here...

Satisfied Dragon Cafeteria in Vladivostok

The Satisfied Dragon / Сытый Горыныч ул.Адмирала Фокина, 4а Hours of Operation:  Monday –Friday – 11:00 am – 11:00 pm Saturday – Sunday – 11:00 am – 12:00 am Meals from $5 The Satisfied Dragon,...

Pizza Land in Vladivostok

Pizza Land ул. Фонтанная, 35  Hours of Operation: Daily from 10am – 10pm Price: $7-$10 A tasty, cheap place for pizza in Vladivostok is the appropriately named Pizza Land. It’s located downtown, a few blocks...

Oki Doki Pizza in Vladivostok

Оки Доки / Oki Doki (Pizzeria and Russian Café) Алеутская, 11  Pizza for 208 Rubles There are quite a few pizza places sprawled about Vladivostok. You’ve got Pizza land, Pizza Bar, Pizza Mia, etc. But,...

Tochka Sushi in Vladivostok

Точка Суши  / Tochka Sushi  ул. Светланская, 4  Hours of Operation: Daily from 10:00 am – 12:00 am Price: $8-$12, Business Lunch for ~$8 Being from central Illinois, I don’t eat a whole lot of...

Kofeika Cafeteria in Vladivostok

Кофейка / Kofeika Cafeteria / Coffee-Cocktail Bar Светланская ул., 23 Hours of Operation: Open 24 hours a day (круглосуточно) Price: $4-$8 (as low as 100 rubles for business lunch) Usually when I ask locals for...

Republic Restaurant in Vladivostok

Republic Океанский проспект, 17  Hours of Operation: Sun – Mon – 10:00 am – 11:00 pm, Fri – Sat – 10:00 am – 12:00 am Meals for ~$5-$8 It’s my first time in Vladivostok, so...

Oh Wow Blini in Vladivostok

 Ух ты, блин / Oh Wow, Blin (Dang) 9 улица Адмирала Фокина Blini/Pancake House Meals for $5 – $8 The mere name of the restaurant, Ух ты, блин, was enough to get me interested in...