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Hrinchenka Borysa vul. 4, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
+380 44 223 9618
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“jamon” (2 reviews)
“nice place” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hrinchenka Borysa vul. 4, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing came as described. Menu very confusing to order from, then you await for food to come in a haphazard order. Pasta with mussels and tomato sauce was a joke. The mussels drooped over watery spaghetti were the size of a small pea; no sign...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Good food, good service! We ate lots of different plates from the menu, and all were super! Would definitely recommend!

Thank elisebeeggren
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Nice place, with a small terrace. They sell Spanish groceries too. A nice place for dishes inspired in the North Mediterranean .

Thank Perplex53
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I did visit this place 2 times at noon and both times everything was ok. Small restaurant with friendly service and good price/quality food.

Thank Marcel110259
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I have been here quite a few times, both in big and small groups. Great service and food. I wish the veranda was bigger, as you can hear all of your neighbors' conversations.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Very nice cute atmosphere in the center of Kiev. Kind and quick service, many vegetarianos options in the menú, spanish wishes with authentic and fresh ham, delicious salada with Virgen olive oil, excellent deserts. Very good Ucranian open Wine.

Thank Adela B
Reviewed 13 June 2016

It was a sunny Sunday morning, so I felt like a nice late breakfast at a good place near the Maidan, where I was staying. The 'Arbequina' (obviously named after a variety of olives popular in Spain) I had seen before, so this was my...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Great little restaurant, not quite so little any more since they doubled in size but still quite intimate. Greta food, start with jamon sliced fresh and the pan catalan, the wine is reasonable priced as well.

2  Thank Paul_Niland
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The menu and space have expanded nicely since I first visited this restaurant over a year ago. Love the relaxed atmosphere, but it also applies to the service. If you're not in a hurry, it's not an issue- they are very friendly and helpful. The...More

1  Thank Lydia M
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

The waitresses speak good English and they have English menus. They were friendly but the service was exceptionally slow. We asked for a starter as a main course so they would both come out together and instead they came out separately so we couldn't eat...More

Thank deathbyblackcat
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
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09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hrinchenka Borysa vul. 4, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 223 9618
In the middle of the city, but nicely hidden from the main road
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