A student gave all her savings for dinner in a Michelin-starred restaurant, and that's what the waiter brought her
Everyone has their own ideas about how much dinner can cost in a good restaurant. If you clarify that we are talking about one of the best institutions in the…

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How KFC founder Colonel Sanders fulfilled Ostap Bender's dream of white pants
It is believed that the most fruitful period of human destiny is youth. It is at this time that people find their calling, open companies and write their first books.…

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Own restaurant in a small town: advantages and disadvantages
To open a restaurant is a dream of many. But what to do for those who live away from megacities? Is it worth it to start a business in a…

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Restaurants, coffee houses, kitchen shops and more: How restaurant business has developed in the Russian Empire

Today, restaurants and cafes in the Russian open spaces are a common occurrence. You can find gourmet establishments for those who want a quick bite to eat, for romantic dates and banquets on a grand scale, for every taste and budget. But a few centuries ago, everything was different. In this review, about how in the Russian Empire appeared taverns, kitchen shops, coffee houses, restaurants and other catering establishments.

Restaurants – come on and drink
Initially, taverns were not created at all so that common people would relax in them after hard work. These institutions were pleased to be visited by wealthy people, as well as respectable foreign guests. For example, one of the first taverns in St. Petersburg was opened in 1720 and was located on Trinity Square. It was a public house. He became famous thanks to Peter I, a lover of aniseed vodka. The anisovka in the Tavern house was excellent, and the tsar with pleasure went to the tavern to rest from the affairs of the vain. Continue reading

How to develop your gastronomic taste?
Restaurant professionals often complain that the recent past of our country adversely affected the taste preferences of Russians. Soviet cuisine can be safely called a black gastronomic stain, even despite…

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Why shouldn't a restaurant dance to your tune?
For example, there are restaurants that clearly warn that with small children they don’t go to our restaurant or, if they do, then their parents themselves monitor them and their…

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Empire of Kike Dacosta. Haute cuisine
You will probably say that you don’t have to be a great mind to write notes to write about a cook whose only restaurant on the Costa Blanca has the…

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Empire of Kike Dacosta. Haute cuisine
You will probably say that you don’t have to be a great mind to write notes to write about a cook whose only restaurant on the Costa Blanca has the…

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