The Best Truly Local Bars in Moscow

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Moscow has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Craftland Cultural Bar – A cozy bar underground

Craftland Cultural Bar – A cozy bar underground

Image by Anton Aleksandrov

“Craftland Cultural Bar” in Moscow is a cool pub with red brick walls, extremely happy & helpful staff! I love the unusual beers & the ‘Cocky Tony’ burger.

Full Article by Anton Alexandrov

Enthusiast – Sandwiches and posters

Enthusiast – Sandwiches and posters

Image by Natalia Stepanova

“Enthusiast” Moscow: a hip, relaxed cafe with the best sandwiches in town (seriously) and cider, decorated with witty, Soviet-era-like posters. I love it!

Full Article by Natalia Stepanova

Golova Bar – New look on traditional mixed drinks

Golova Bar – New look on traditional mixed drinks

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“Golova Bar” in Moscow changed my thoughts about cocktails completely: this hidden bar has made mixing into an artform. Just try their special Phil Tonic.

Full Article by Andrey Berezkin

Howard Loves Craft – Craft beer

Howard Loves Craft – Craft beer

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“Howard Loves Craft” in Moscow is a small, cool new ‘hipster’ pub my doctor friend invited me to have a craft beer at. The rule: always trust doctors…

Full Article by Anton Alexandrov

Krasnyi Oktiabr (Red October) – Artsy island

Krasnyi Oktiabr (Red October) – Artsy island

Image by Natalia Stepanova

“Krasnyi Oktiabr (Red October)” is a former Moscow chocolate factory. Now, the iconic red brick building are home to clubs, restaurants, galleries…

Full Article by Natalia Stepanova

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