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maralenenok Dec 16, 2009 11:05 AM

Hi guys, I wondered if you could help me out. My parents recently moved to Gainesville. So far they haven't found a Russian grocery store, or some other eastern European grocery that stocks Russian products. Do any of you know of one? In Gainesville would be ideal, obviously, but I guess they would have heard of it if if existed. They do travel to Jacksonville and Orlando on occasion, so if either of those has one, that would be awesome to know too.

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    Piglet Jan 18, 2010 03:24 PM

    A Polish food store recently opened in Gainesville; it might have some of the things your parents would like:

    http://www.alligator.org/news/local/a...

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      Big Bad Voodoo Lou Jan 17, 2010 11:52 AM

      I wanted to bump your thread back up after discovering a new Russian and Eastern European market near downtown Orlando, the International Market & Deli. The address is 815 N. Mills Avenue in Orlando, FL. Their phone number is 407-228-2821.

      I just discovered the place on Thursday and gave them a very positive review here: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/680653

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        billb62 Dec 24, 2009 09:43 AM

        There is a new Russian Store near Wet and Wild! They are great, new things all the time! email me and I will find the name and address for you. wmmbryant@hotmail.com

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          naruda Dec 24, 2009 07:45 AM

          There is a Russian Grocery/Restaurant called Yummy Mama on 4th Ave. N. in downtown St. Petersburg.

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            maralenenok Dec 24, 2009 06:09 AM

            Thanks everyone. I ended up finding a place in Jacksonville:

            Gourmet House International Foods
            6271 St. Augustine Rd
            Jacksonville, FL 32217

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              Miss E Dec 16, 2009 03:00 PM

              Well, it's a haul, but there is one in Tampa. It's called Euro Food & Deli, 3949 West Kennedy Boulevard
              Tampa, FL 33609, (813) 207-2020.

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                melpadilla Dec 16, 2009 11:55 AM

                There is a Russian Bakery called Lacomka Bakery. There info is:
                2050 Semoran Blvd # 140
                Winter Park, FL 32792-2237
                (407) 677-1101

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                  Big Bad Voodoo Lou Dec 16, 2009 01:53 PM

                  Winter Park is practically Orlando, by the way.

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