The Very Best Local Restaurants in Kiev

Don’t they say that the surest path to discovering a place’s culture runs through the stomach? Our Kiev locals feel the same and they’re eager to share their favorite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, casual spots, fine dining, traditional kitchen, ethnic cuisine and everything in between — all without breaking the bank. When it comes to the best food in town, you’re in safe, expert hands with these restaurants.

99 Lari – Aesthetic Georgian

99 Lari – Aesthetic Georgian

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“99 Lari” is another Georgian cafe/restaurant in Kiev I love. This one’s more French and ‘European’ in style, but the menu is quite traditional Georgian…

Full Article by Olena Ardatova

Arbequina – For Tango lovers

Arbequina – For Tango lovers

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“Arbequina” Kiev is a restaurant I recommend to go to get an impression of gastro-life in Kiev. It’s small and cosy, like dining at a friend’s place…

Full Article by Olena Ardatova

Baluvana Galya – Proper and affordable

Baluvana Galya – Proper and affordable

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“Baluvana Galya” is one of my favorite restaurants in the governmental district. The main focus here is home-made dumplings and varenyki…

Full Article by Olena Ardatova

BAO – Modern Chinese cuisine

BAO – Modern Chinese cuisine

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“BAO” Kiev is all about modern Chinese cuisine, but even if you’re not a fan, this restaurant has you covered. I recommend the warm veal salad and tofu…

Full Article by Olena Ardatova

Breakwater Cafe – Wakeboarding and more

Breakwater Cafe – Wakeboarding and more

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“Breakwater Cafe” is a pier in Kiev on the Dnipro river with two boats, rental gear & a bar/restaurant. A terrace, tasty food, even a hookah – just right.

Full Article by Serhii Huleikov

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