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Senieji Rusiai

) #15 of 220 Restaurants in Kaunas $$ - $$$ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
+370 601 02525
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere in a middle of crowded tourist street in an old town. Good and interesting food (some strange ingredients however, at least in my opinion - not bad, just not used to it - as olives in a sweet cake). Very good carpaccio, good...More

Thank b_dalius
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Previo pago de 50€ por reservar una mesa para 16, llegamos a la hora de la reserva y no estaba montada la mesa, a penas nos atendieron. Así pues les dijimos q por favor lo prepararan y esperamos 30 minutos más, volvimos, y seguían sin...More

Thank aquipra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like Senieji rusiai restaurant for its good food, nice interior and friendly staff. It is good for romantic dinners and for business lunch. As well as personal celebrations. Dishes are tasty and wine menu is good here too.

Thank Egle23
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was impressed with the quality and service provided,nice atmosphere with a touch of exclusivity.Good place to repeat.

1  Thank Javier P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

a local colleague brings us here, in the old town. Very nice place, having tables outside along the main pedestrian street or inside, underground in the cellar. Cellar is so beautiful, with visible bricks and vaulted ceiling and "medieval" decorations (armours, helmets and guns). Service...More

1  Thank Makli73
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Choose to sit outside on the old town cobbled streets or inside in the converted cellars for a gothic atmosphere. Served by smartly dressed and attentative staff and fed by a vast menu including some classic Lithuanian dishes. The food is more expensive than many...More

1  Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We had booked a table for Thursday evening, but that wouldn't have been necessary. Not the friendliest of waiters, but quite correct. Lovely caesar salad (despite the boiled egg 😳) and really nice fish soup. Salmon main course was ok and the veal was apparently...More

1  Thank GunnHa
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, nice interior-old ancient style and the most proffesional service!! Should be visited just to have impression on service! We are here with business partners for second time and all of them give greatest applause for service! As well aa for food and reasonable...More

Thank Shpulka01
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We were there last evening for a romantic dinner. The place looks really good, the atmosphere was very relaxing. The service was very good, the antre and the main course( duck) were very good,, the desert (creme brulle) was ok . I recomend this restaurant...More

1  Thank Cristian B
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I absolutely loved my venison with spinach and blue cheese. Others round the table loved their wild boar and pork. Quality meal with great ambience and staff. English menu and central location. Chardonnay was very exceptional too. Highly recommended!

Thank sassysalsa05
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Kathy E
16 August 2016|
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Response from 302Jon | Reviewed this property |
unsure about gluten free otherwise the other comments above are corrrect
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
  • Location: Europe  >  Lithuania  >  Kaunas County  >  Kaunas
  • Phone Number: +370 601 02525
  • E-mail
SENIEJI RUSIAI (Old Cellars) - a European standard restaurant established in the 17 century cellars in the heart of Kaunas old town. The restaurant with the interior in the style of middle ages attracts visitors with their Napoleon's Hall, Noblemen's Hall, and the Hall of Guns. In one of the halls, there is a fresco depicting the Middle French Army crossing the river Nemunas on 24 June 1812 according to the lithography of De C. Montte. The restaurant offers seats for 100 persons, and is capable of servicing 120 persons during social evenings or buffets. We can offer European cuisine for gourmands, a large wine collection from the whole world, high class services as well as elegant and sophisticated environment.
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