Vasilievsky's location slightly away from the main centre means that its restaurants are often a little quieter, particularly at busier times; it's rarely difficult to find a walk-in table. There's a wide range of excellent food on offer, and after you've taken in some of the island's many sites, you'll definitely need sustenance! Luckily, Vasilievsky does not disappoint. We've gathered some of the best places to eat and drink here for you.
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