You’re heading to Moscow! It’s a big city, with a lot to do, but you’re here for CSKA.
Well, not CSKA so much, more to watch your side play them. That doesn’t mean you can’t see a bit more of Moscow while you’re there. Moscow is a big city and finding your way around is important, so with that in mind here are some ideas to keep you occupied, fed and happy. No promises that your team will win though …
The stadium itself, Arena CSKA, is northwest of the city, near the airport, but you can stay fairly central then head out to the stadium later on.
Something to eat
LAVKALAVKA – This fantastic restaurant focuses on farm-to-table eating, with recipes inspired by traditional Russian cuisine from the 18th century. There is a serious consideration towards local produce, showcasing where it has come from and cooking it as simply as possible. Choose from eating local dumplings, deer with wild berries or borsch with beef brisket, all incredibly reasonably priced (most main courses are less than £10). Situated to the northwest of the city centre, you can book a table ahead of the game and move on afterwards. Not to be missed for a exquisite example of local grub.
ul. Chayanova, 12, Moscow, Russia, 125047
А в нашем ресторане на Петровке в рамках сырного фестиваля появилась обновленная сырная тарелка. 8 видов сыра с плесенью разной степени выдержки от Любови Горбачевой из Смоленской области, подаются с 4мя видами меда с травами от Юдаковых. Приходите пробовать!
A photo posted by lavkalavka (@lavkalavka) on Feb 19, 2016 at 11:27am PST
с, 3-ya Peschanaya ul., 2с18, Moscow, Russia, 125252
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