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Senieji Rusiai

Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
+370 601 02525
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (4 reviews)
“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
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European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Really interisting place for visit. Old cantina , butiful. Food not perfect. Lamb - not really lamb :) Desert hot berries with icecream , have to be more icecream. Was not bad , but Was not delicious! If You interisting in interisting place - Welcome...More

1  Thank Valdemaras69
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

It was my 2-3 choice in trip advisor, the first ones were fully booked. I was not dissapointed, the environment was romantic and nice, the service quick and friendly, food was ok as well but the extra bit was missing. I left the restaurant happy...More

1  Thank 59apostoliss
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Senieji Rusiai, Old Cellars, is named for its vaulted rooms in the basement from the 17th C, a lovely setting for a nice lunch. We got a pureed vegetable soup topped with croutons that was quite delicious. Then we had grilled turkey that was quite...More

1  Thank CarolinaBecky
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Our guide took us for lunch prior to tours to Jurbarkas and Nemiste Neistad We wanted to get some quick food in before our 8 hrs of touring We ordered the potatoes latkes and potatoe dumping stuffed with meat some cold beet soup and some...More

1  Thank edwin b
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We chose the restaurant almost by chance for there was a free table on the terrace. I ate rolled lamb fillet on a bed of pea pods,mashed potato and roasted beetroot prsented extremely well. My wife had tuna with wasabi sauce and a sort of...More

1  Thank Johncon13
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Nice atmosphere in a middle of crowded tourist street in an old town. Good and interesting food (some strange ingredients however, at least in my opinion - not bad, just not used to it - as olives in a sweet cake). Very good carpaccio, good...More

1  Thank b_dalius
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Previo pago de 50€ por reservar una mesa para 16, llegamos a la hora de la reserva y no estaba montada la mesa, a penas nos atendieron. Así pues les dijimos q por favor lo prepararan y esperamos 30 minutos más, volvimos, y seguían sin...More

Thank aquipra
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I like Senieji rusiai restaurant for its good food, nice interior and friendly staff. It is good for romantic dinners and for business lunch. As well as personal celebrations. Dishes are tasty and wine menu is good here too.

1  Thank Egle23
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was impressed with the quality and service provided,nice atmosphere with a touch of exclusivity.Good place to repeat.

1  Thank Javier P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

a local colleague brings us here, in the old town. Very nice place, having tables outside along the main pedestrian street or inside, underground in the cellar. Cellar is so beautiful, with visible bricks and vaulted ceiling and "medieval" decorations (armours, helmets and guns). Service...More

1  Thank Makli73
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Kathy E
17 August 2016|
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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$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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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