Communist Style Food Tour

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Tour overview

Get off the tourist beaten path and discover traces of Soviet-style bars and restaurants in Lviv. They are quickly vanishing today but we know where the best of them are.

Sights we visit

Several Soviet-style eateries


Walking tour


2 hours


English, Italian, Polish

Group size

min 2, max 8


Starting time

every day at 1 PM, 3 PM

Tour highlights

  • Visit eateries and sample foods that represent the Soviet Era in Lviv
  • Learn how the changes in food mirrored changes in other aspects of life
  • Chat about the most popular Soviet dishes and which of them we continue to love today.
  • Discover when the first bananas appeared in the USSR and why the menu at restaurants was the same in Lviv and Tallin, Warsaw and Moscow
  • Learn why Ukrainians still can fresh fruits and vegetables to preserve them for winter
  • Meet some locals and hear their personal stories of life behind the iron curtain

All food and drinks are included in the tour fee, so please come hungry!

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