$10 For Half-Kilo Of Yummies! Craft Food Festival Starts In Minsk

The not-to-be-missed craft and food festival will take place in Minsk from 24 May to 27 June.

Ready to feast on?

After the huge success of a similar fest last year, a new edition of the Gastrofest dedicated to the craft drinks and snacks is back.

Special food sets will be presented by 20 top Minsk restaurants and cafes. It will cost you 20 Belarusian rubles, which is about $10.

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In many cases the set is so big that even the most gluttonous foodie will be left happy and satisfied.

BelarusFeed picked five places for you to get a glimpse of the menus and choose your favourite. You can find all sets here.



Where: Valadarskaha st., 22

What’s in the set: two burgers (beef and shrimp and cheddar-fries and pork), mozzarella stick, chicken wings, corn, grilled vegetables and cranberry sauce.

Сhampagne pub


Where: Mel’nikayte st., 2/4

What’s in the set: crawfish, taco with bird, fried mini-pies with meat and cheese, baked beetroot with sour cream and cheese; garlic toasts and pate-like fish snacks.



Where: Francyska Skaryny  st., 1

What’s in the set: squid, shrimps, fish fillet, rye bread toasts, and onion rings with tartar sause and cheese.

Clever Irish Pub


Where: Hikaly st., 5

What’s in the set: a burger with spicy grilled chicken and cheddar; French fries; chicken quesadilla with corn, pepper and mozzarella; chicken nuggets; beef medallions with kimchi sauce; quesadilla with mozzarella; beef tar-tar.

Rakowski Browar 

Where: Vitsebskaya st., 10

What’s in the set: beef cheeks sandwich; broth with bull tails; grilled chicken.

Mind that the festival is extremely popular among locals and foreigners, so it’s better to book tables in advance.

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Gastrofest is a series of food festivals to introduce Minskers and its guests to top kitchens of local restaurants.

You can also leave a review and give your vote for a set or place you liked the most on the official website of the event.

Source: TUT.BY