Near the Politekhnichniy Instytut metro station there is an Indian cuisine restaurant called Sutra. Luxurious oriental style interior features marble carved panels, hand woven curtains, illustrated manuscripts of Indian books, gorgeous chairs and tables. The menu offers traditional Indian dishes, spices for which are delivered to the restaurant directly from India. Also there is a wide choice of vegetarian dishes. To drink there is a big variety of Indian tea and hard liquors. The restaurant is often rented for wedding parties and banquets.