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#2 of 1,520 Restaurants in Kiev
Certificate of Excellence
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16 Volodymyrska, Kiev 01601, Ukraine
+380 44 586 4095
11:00 - 00:00
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Tue 11:00 - 23:45
Wed - Mon 11:00 - 00:00
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Kiev, Ukraine
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice design of the restaurant. Pleasant atmosphere. Friendly staff. Very tasty Ukrainian food. I liked deryny and pork chops.

Thank Mobilities
Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I do not like Ukrainian food too much but this place made me to rethink it. You should go. Best Ukrainian food in Kiev. pick one of these cosmonaut/astronaut tubes with borshch on your way out!

Thank Mihai D
Paphos, Cyprus
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never tried The Ukrainian food before and at this place I had a nice experience of it, Fresh, tasty well-done food of high quality, if you want to try DO it here

Thank Jerker H
London, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little bit pricey, due to the drinks, however the food was awesome. Welcomed with complimentary tiny shots of alcohol. Service was good, and in English but could vary depending on the persons assigned to your table. Original interior design, good music. Sophisticated environment.

Thank Nyckolson
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very geed price/performance as for Kzyrna Karta Restaurant, unique soviet style athmsphere, nice food despite of soviet callings

Thank Виктор Б
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

one of the worst place ever i eat, i bring there my friends, and what a shame, food was awful, wine was not wine, some poisen

Thank Maryna R
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always say when you enjoy what you do you will be good at it- someone is surely having fun at Spotykach! The food is amazing. My potato dumplings were so soft- I never even knew that was a descriptive for dumplings until I tried them here. There are other interesting and fun items on the menu too, that I... More 

2 Thank Salvador V
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So curious place with traditional cuisine but in new view! Interesting decor of dishes. Everything was delicious! If you're in Kiev, you MUST go there!

Thank Лера Б
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to try Ukrainian cuisine. Traditional dishes with a nice twist. Great presentation, good warm service, reasonable prices, tasty cocktails

Thank Ira I
The Netherlands
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We were here with the three of us beginning January. Our expectations were, given the TripAdvisor ranking, high. And it was just decent tasty food, nothing special. The English of the waiter was below average, far below, even for Ukraine standards. He wás friendly though. Anyway, it is not worth the trip, but if you happen to be in the... More 

Thank Knipoog

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Ukrainian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Volodymyrska, Kiev 01601, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 586 4095
Yes, Spotykach really be proud! With such care together under one cover the most famous culinary hits of the Soviet era have not for everyone. Here is what restaurant critics over the years will be called "Ukrainian cuisine of the Soviet period," and the mere process of reading the menu is wild appetite. Salad leaves traditional herring under a fur coat, Olivier, Mimosa Capital, salad with beans and a dozen names. Then begins an even more pleasant discoveries. Take, for example, herring with anchovies on potatoes with onions or perch with mushrooms, fried pancakes. Sated fangled delights metropolitan restaurants audience inevitably return to the simple joys that are certain to become trump card Spotykach.

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