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Osteria Pantagruel

Lysenka vul. 1 | U Zolotyh Vorot, Kiev 01030, Ukraine
+380 44 278 8142
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (27 reviews)
“tournedos” (2 reviews)
“horse meat” (3 reviews)
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08:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lysenka vul. 1 | U Zolotyh Vorot, Kiev 01030, Ukraine
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location for a glass of vine with a good sight view. But, not for real Italian Caprese (tomatoes looks like from nearest supermarket) or Lasagne (very specific, but ok). If you want to find good Italian cousin in Kyiv, try something else.

1  Thank Лілія П
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I really loved this place, so cozy, and such a good food. A real traditional Osteria in Kiev. Service was good, i tried the tomatoes soup, which was really reach, and than the 4 cheese pasta, which was also great. From all the Italian restaurants...More

Thank bdelad
Reviewed 18 May 2017

With great central location, this place is not noticeable from the street, nor has great interior. We were seated on the terrace, which was good to observe golden gates and park. Food is really good - try fish tartar, capriccio and homemade pasta. We were...More

Thank C L
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We choose the pasta- and fish dishes which were of great taste. Especially the grilled salmon with small shrimps, mussels, olives and capers. Finished with tomato and olive oil. Real taste explosion. I believe there are also good wines but we kept with beers from...More

Thank Ivo v
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Located just next to the golden gates, this Italian restaurant offers a delicious meal. They have a free WiFi and the decoration is old classic Italian style. With an English menu full of nice dishes and a romantic music in the background you can have...More

Thank poachsta
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I'v been here several times and it was good, not 100% Italian, but very close. This time it realy was not good. The tomato soup was a thick puré what was not mixed. I had the impression that the chef just served the prepared half...More

1  Thank Philipp W
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My colleagues and I try to visit this restaurant anytime we are visiting Kyiv. The service is great and there is no shortage of options on the menu. They have a great wine list and the portions are appropriate.

Thank Theodore K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I would rate this restaurant as one of the best in Kyiv. Italian kitchen - unbelievable tasteful. Excellent service. Good design. Wide chioce of wine. Everything perfect there.

Thank AstaUla
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome place with cozy interior, polite and helpful staff and rather amazing pasta, so as other dishes! By now it's the closest I've got to real Italian food in Kiev, as in the majority of places "Italian" is only the name in the menu.

1  Thank Valentyn_Onyshchenko
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A fantastic Italian restaurant in Kyiv! Great and diverse menu with an excellent wine selection. Will return here EVERY time!

Thank Anthony T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lysenka vul. 1 | U Zolotyh Vorot, Kiev 01030, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 278 8142
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