Homemade food meets modern cuisine in Volgograd
Would you like to try some homemade Russian food, but with a modern twist? Then it’s time to head on over to Marusya, the cutest restaurant in Volgograd.
When you’re traveling it can be interesting to sample traditional dishes from the local cuisine, but you might find it scary to eat something totally different from what you’re used to. At Marusya they make it easy for you, serving traditional food with a modern twist. As they say themselves: “Café Marusya is not only about Russian cuisine, it’s more about traditional homemade food mixed with trends of modern cuisine.”
Tasty dishes for any occasion
Whether you want to kick-start your day with a tasty breakfast, have a lunch day or eat dinner with friends, Marusya is an excellent choice. For the most important meal of the day, they’re serving home style curd-fritters garnished with sour cream, or yoghurt with berries and homemade jam for the sweet tooth. For lunch, try the fragrant cabbage soup with fresh herbs, fresh salads and pastries. A traditional Russian Pirozhki should not be missed, and can be made with apples, meat or potatoes and mushrooms. Whatever your preference, Marusya will treat you with tasty dishes for any occasion.
Warm and welcoming atmosphere
Aiming to create an environment for pleasant meals and conversations, Marusya is decorated with soft couches and pillows. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming, inviting you to enjoy a nice dining experience or just to lounge with a drink or a tasty glass of wine. The different sections of the restaurant makes it perfect for both a spontaneous everyday dinner and special occasions for large groups. They also boast a playzone for the kids, making it easy for parents to enjoy a delicious meal while the kids are entertained.
Located on the site of café Keramika, which was one of the city’s most popular cafés during Soviet times, Marusya is frequently visited by locals as well as travelers in Volgograd. So if you want to taste traditional Russian food with a modern twist in a cozy atmosphere, this is definitely where you should go. Make your visit to Volgograd as comfortable as possible by staying at the excellent Park Inn by Radisson Volgograd, located in the intriguing ancient city only 1.4 kilometers from Marusya.
All photos: Marusya Café