The Strangest Restaurant Experience of my Life

There’s a cafeteria in a factory that working at probably 15% capacity — a deteriorating shadow of Soviet times. It’s open to the public too, but it seems not many people know about it.

Here’s how you get there. First, find this place:

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Walk through the lot and around this building:

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Then through this alley:

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Across this other lot (there’s a dotted line to help):

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Around the corner, passing the rusting metal tank:

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Along the back side of this building:

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Through this door. Its being already open made the whole trip that much more welcoming. :)

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Up these stairs:

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Across this large, empty ballroom and into the door in the door in the corner:

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Down the hall (the light at the end of this corridor was my second clue after the open door that they were open for business):

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And there you can buy all this food for about $2.35:

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It was delicious! And probably the strangest restaurant experience of my life.