Articles by Patrick Henry



New Mega Mall Faces Closure in Peak Season

A court orders IKEA's Nizhny Novgorod complex shuttered after accusations it violated the fire code.

Kommersant Goes to Usmanov for $200M

  • 31 August 06
  • Staff Writers
Metals magnate Alisher Usmanov said Wednesday night that he was buying the Kommersant business daily for about $200 million. Usmanov said the editorial policy and the newspaper's management would remain unchanged.

Doublespeak

Two translations of conceptualist poets Lev Rubinstein and Dmitri Alexandrovich Prigov make vital reading for students of late Soviet art.

Doublespeak

Two translations of conceptualist poets Lev Rubinstein and Dmitri Alexandrovich Prigov make vital reading for students of late Soviet art.

A Few Missing Ingredients in Herb Joint

With visions of juicy pork roasts dancing in our heads, we set off for the new restaurant called Rozmarin -- Russian for rosemary.

A Few Missing Ingredients in Herb Joint

With visions of juicy pork roasts dancing in our heads, we set off for the new restaurant called Rozmarin -- Russian for rosemary.

Feta and Frescoes From the Aegean Isles

Santorini, a new ""Greek tavern"" just up the block from the Moscow Conservatory, lays on all the traditional favorites.

Feta and Frescoes From the Aegean Isles

Santorini, a new ""Greek tavern"" just up the block from the Moscow Conservatory, lays on all the traditional favorites.

Too Many Culinary Influences Spoil the Szechwan

""Try a little something out of the ordinary -- but not too far out of the ordinary"" -- would seem to be the motto at the new Hong Kong restaurant on Tverskaya.

Too Many Culinary Influences Spoil the Szechwan

""Try a little something out of the ordinary -- but not too far out of the ordinary"" -- would seem to be the motto at the new Hong Kong restaurant on Tverskaya.

Palazzo Has Exquisite Italian a La Mode

For the kind of money you're going to spend at Palazzo Ducale, you would expect something more exceptional than just a excellent meal.

Palazzo Has Exquisite Italian a La Mode

For the kind of money you're going to spend at Palazzo Ducale, you would expect something more exceptional than just a excellent meal.

Beau Monde Wowed by Bulvar Bites

For all its posturing, Bulvar's pleasant atmosphere and fantastic fare makes for a memorable night out.

Beau Monde Wowed by Bulvar Bites

For all its posturing, Bulvar's pleasant atmosphere and fantastic fare makes for a memorable night out.

Sheaths to Samosas Without Missing a Beat

The capital's newest Indian restaurant, Guru, is a welcome addtion to the very few, very good everyday eateries that Moscow is in desperately short supply of.

Sheaths to Samosas Without Missing a Beat

The capital's newest Indian restaurant, Guru, is a welcome addtion to the very few, very good everyday eateries that Moscow is in desperately short supply of.

Favored by Elitists, Shunned by Epicures

While snobbery isn't something that that most of us aspire to, there is an exception to every rule. Stepan Mikhalkov's new restaurant Snobs is a case in point.

Favored by Elitists, Shunned by Epicures

While snobbery isn't something that that most of us aspire to, there is an exception to every rule. Stepan Mikhalkov's new restaurant Snobs is a case in point.

Stuck Between Soccer and Spaghetti

Sports bar or restaurant? Balikoti may have to sort out its identity crisis if the owners really want to pack in the fans on game day.

Stuck Between Soccer and Spaghetti

Sports bar or restaurant? Balikoti may have to sort out its identity crisis if the owners really want to pack in the fans on game day.

A Chef Who Gives a Fig for Good Food

While the chef at Avenue Martell certainly knows his way around the kitchen, one gets the feeling that the interior designer may have let his imagination get the better of him.

A Chef Who Gives a Fig for Good Food

While the chef at Avenue Martell certainly knows his way around the kitchen, one gets the feeling that the interior designer may have let his imagination get the better of him.

Where to Go for Dinner and a Show

From the folks who brought you Rostik's fried chicken and Patio Pizza now comes Benihana, another restaurant concept that lends itself to mass production.

Where to Go for Dinner and a Show

From the folks who brought you Rostik's fried chicken and Patio Pizza now comes Benihana, another restaurant concept that lends itself to mass production.

Indian Fare for a Night North of Bombay

Behind the penchant for eclecticism, Bombay Nights is really just an average Indian restaurant that serves good food at reasonably low prices.

Indian Fare for a Night North of Bombay

Behind the penchant for eclecticism, Bombay Nights is really just an average Indian restaurant that serves good food at reasonably low prices.

You Can't Beat Bellagio's Food & Flash

How often do you get to see the capital's political and economic elite in its natural habitat, and have an amazing meal at the same time?

You Can't Beat Bellagio's Food & Flash

How often do you get to see the capital's political and economic elite in its natural habitat, and have an amazing meal at the same time?

Fashionable, Fine Food for a Little Extra

If the management of Fame ever decided to take the prices down a notch, this pleasant restaurant would be right on the money.

Fashionable, Fine Food for a Little Extra

If the management of Fame ever decided to take the prices down a notch, this pleasant restaurant would be right on the money.