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) #204 of 1,697 Restaurants in Kiev $$ - $$$ Eastern European,
28B Lesi Ukrainki Blvd, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 285 5777
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
Eastern European, Ukrainian
$$ - $$$
28B Lesi Ukrainki Blvd, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

The majority of restaurants in Kiev rely on your decision when it comes to tips that customers leave behind. However, Shynok adds 8% fee to your bill automatically after you reach 1000 hryvnas (it`s about 2 full meals for two people) without telling anything about...More

Thank dron p
Reviewed 22 May 2017

One of the best restaurants i've ever been in Kiev. Great atmosphere, Great ukrainian cuisine. I had some borscht and vareniki. Good service. Yes it's a bit touristy but it was my favourite restaurant with Ukrainian cuisine.

Thank fcandreas
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is a great family style restaurant in an actual war shelter area. The feeling you get is a very friendly and warm, great staff and outstanding local food. From the local drinks, to the appetisers and main dish and sweets, this is a great...More

Thank kmiqdadi
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Shynok offers very nice traditional food in a decent environment for a very good price. Great fried chicken with dill. At some point, there will be live music with the occasional picture taking with the artists, which is nice, but makes the whole experience feels...More

Thank Jintal
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Had the chance when I was in Kiev to go to this restaurant. It was recommended by the staff of the hotel. The restaurant was charming! The friendly greeting when we entered made us feel at ease. Language was not a problem since many languages...More

Thank jmac992015
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Ate dinner with friends; one of them a local. Went there to try the local cuisine. Interior was quite kitsch but entertaining for foreigners. Tried some traditional dishes, most of them were ok. Not a big fan of the vuzliki. Service was friendly and helpful....More

Thank Lisanne V
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

I liked this place. I loved the food. It was delicious. The service was exceptional. We got the dish that was already out of menu, my phone was charged, the food came fresh and on time. We were taken care of with smile and will....More

Thank Olesya L
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Our local guide took us here for lunch. We really enjoyed the whole experience, the food, waitress and decor was excellent and it I,s definable you on our list to return. The borsch was excellent and the accompanying bread and garlic fat was really good...More

Thank Awaywegoagain22
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Atmosphere in Shynok is very calm and inspiring. stuff is very friendly and pleasant. food is very tasty and authentic. serving of meal is pretty. I ecommend this place for everyone who wanna feel an original spirit of Ukraine

1  Thank Abismal K
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We take our family when they visit Kyiv. Always friendly. On our last visit the waitress was superb. There is an art to engaging with customers without being intrusive, and she made our visit memorable. It is an Ukrainian themed restaurant, it is supposed to...More

Thank kngkeith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Eastern European, Ukrainian
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28B Lesi Ukrainki Blvd, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 285 5777
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