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Besarabsky Market

Besarabska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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“fresh meat” (2 reviews)
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“central kiev” (2 reviews)
Besarabska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean and very orderly indoor food & flowers market. Wide variety of goods in various qualities, mostly mid to high quality. I didn't notice the small sign written in Ukrainian that prohibits photography and a seller started shouting at me like crazy as to why...More

Thank Rodena G
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is nothing there but a few booths! Very small! Very unappealing! Go to Велика кишеня at Pechers'ka Square for more options!

Thank Backpacker_0905
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We could not beleive how wonderful the produce was in this small market. It was on a give minute walk from our hotel room. The people were so amazing and fun. Cant wait to go back.

Thank michelleriggs
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The Besarabsky Market (BM) is a central location reference point in Kyiv (Kiev), literally in the centre of a round about with several entrances and with the Pinchuk Art Gallery and a Ferrari store on one side facing the market. If you ever get lost...More

1  Thank gregoryjarosch50
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped there last night. Fish (pike) and cabbage was fantastic. Humus - oysters were great. Nice atmosphere. Will be back.

Thank Vegas917
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

U can find all kind of meat, fish, cheese, flowers, fruits and vegetables.. even herbs you can find inside with medium range price

Thank Zozo A
Reviewed 10 January 2017

very cute place for those who want to feel taste of traditional atmospere of market. you can find here different fresh fruits and vegetables in the centre of the city (it is situated near Khreschatik street), but it could be rather expensive. try to haggle...More

Thank Shostak I
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Really a market for locals with meat fish pickled veg fresh veg snd fruits and dried stuff Fruit looked great so i wanted some cherries Honestly was charged 10 times more than the local Lovely chatty man but he made sure to distract me from...More

Thank mvb123
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Kiev is not the real place for shopping but it's fine for few things and they have a chocolate factory in that area which you have to go

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I bought a sausage and it turned out later that it was 10x the price than in a normal shop. Try first the Metro Market and go to the Bessarabsky just to have a look at things.

Thank Jozefa Ariella J
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18 April 2017|
Response from Vegas917 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am from Las Vegas. Had no problems