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Senieji Rusiai

$$ - $$$European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
+370 601 02525
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • 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 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 5 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 24 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
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Good choice of fish and meat main courses, variety of first courses and the usual snacks. Efficient service, and quite smart with prices only marginally higher than average. An enjoyable meal but not outstanding.

Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Tasty food and reasonable prices! We sat outside as the weather was nice and had various plates to try, such as the zucchini pancakes, the herring, the pistachio filled chicken and then pork tenderloin. Left happy and full!

Thank Orkaem
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I really like this restaurant. The atmosphere is nice. There are several rooms and also they have tables outside on warm weather. I think you can came here with large group, or for family meeting, or for bussiness meeting or just wit a friend for...More

Thank Sigiukas
Reviewed 28 July 2016

very delicious chocolate cake with black olives and vegetable soup is just brilliant the atmosphere is very worth to visit

Thank vadybalkka
Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is not only a beautiful and intriguing place to eat, the service is very good as well as the food! The cellar rooms are decorated with a medieval theme with lovely murals and swords. The vegetable soup and the duck were excellent as was...More

1  Thank catsforkids
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Good traditional food, service and ambience in a Lithuanian celler. Ambience:5/5 Food: 4/5 Staff & Service: 5/5 Price: $$/$$$

Thank Axel K
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Kathy E
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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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
  • Location: Europe  >  Lithuania  >  Kaunas County  >  Kaunas
  • Phone Number: +370 601 02525
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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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