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Old Vake

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Georgian
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32 Paliashvili Street, Tbilisi 0179, Georgia
+995 322 22 11 09
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10:00 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's one of the most nicest places in Tbilisi, with delecious food. I suggest it to any tourist, or local.

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1 Thank Guga K
Tbilisi, Georgia
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446 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,600 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We visited this evening in this wonderful Georgian restaurant. Homely, friendly service, but the main thing is the food! Cooked with love and care about you, gourmets! Do not try the famous Georgian dishes in this restaurant, it means to deprive yourself of the story. The dishes are very large, and, as usual in Georgia, very hearty. We took kharcho,... More 

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6 Thank archil a
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for dinner. Everything we tasted was delicious. We had spent the previous two nights dining at one of Georgia's most expensive hotels (rooms hotel in kazbegi), and Old Vake was the clear winner. The Georgian salad with walnut dressing was exceptional. The Georgian version of ratatouille was also fantastic--i kept trying to put my finger on... More 

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2 Thank Melanie J
Europe
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279 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is a lovely traditional restaurant slightly off the most touristic areas in Tbilisi. They serve absolutely delicious food and great wines. The portions are huge and prices very low for Western Europeans. We went there for late lunch but I can imagine going back here for a dinner, also. Seems to be quite a romantic place also. The service... More 

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2 Thank Kristiina83
Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Old Vake provides quiet, old-fashioned interior with comfortable distance between tables. It offers savoury Georgian meals and delicious home-made wine. One day we were served by very nice and helpful waitress speaking fluent English, the other day there was only a Georgian-speaking waiter, what jammed communication a little bit ;-) Frankly, we won't recommend Old Vake to non-smokers or families... More 

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3 Thank Mariusz C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

perfect atmosphere, friendly stuff, very nice interior with vintage furniture and extremelly nice dishes!

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1 Thank juventus1989
Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

Good restaurant with nice food. Waiter can help you with the order and you can trust his taste. Here is classical georgian restaurant with little contemporary twist.

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1 Thank Skazal
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is a really nice place to have a meal, meet with some friends, have some drinks, or just watch people. The food is traditional Georgian and delicious.

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Thank alexanderhay
Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Very nice interior, both spacious and cozy, with vintage furniture and some contemporary details. We took one portion of meat & bread on a clay pan for two adults and a 4-year-old child and this was really enough to make us full (and tasty of course). The service is fine, and they accept credit cards.

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Thank alexandrakorolkova
Kingdom of Georgia
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Very tasty, delicious traditional cousin, with good service and prices. The place is located in Vake district and offered delicious cousin, the place is not big and it is better to book in advance. I can be also good for relative large groups for dinner.

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Thank Nikoloz A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
Georgian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Paliashvili Street, Tbilisi 0179, Georgia
  • Location: Europe  >  Georgia  >  Tbilisi
  • Phone Number: +995 322 22 11 09
Description
Fine dining Georgian Restaurant

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?