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Kryivka

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$$ - $$$
Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Ukrainian
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Rynok Sq., 14, Lviv, Ukraine
+380 50 430 6354
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

That place was really different to us because the restaurant looks like maze. The food was okay. Best thing was the ambience!

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Thank Emre A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice atmosphere of former ukrainian underground army inside and tasty food and beer:)we tried borsch and sausage-both was good:)

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Thank baczekkk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food interesting place. Pork cooked in beer was excelent. We got main courses before soup, a bit strange.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting atmosphere, autentic food, which is really tasty. Real music and nice waiter. You can also go outside and go upstairs on the roof.

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Thank Živilė D
North Haven, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kryivka is an old favorite to stop for a drink late at night when I am in town and want to meet an old friend for a drink. The menu is always fun to read and it offers some people watching entertainment. Lviv Center is full of establishments with interesting themes but Kryivka is one of the originals.

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Thank Yaro1776
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most popular cafe in Lviv. It has specific patriotic atmosphere. Chip price and delicious food. Also you should try their tinctures. They are perfect.No russian language or you will be put to the "cafe prison". So if you want to come to this place you should know a password ;-)

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Thank Лёшка А
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like all the food, the design and the stuff. They are very charismatic people:) I've heard about this place from many of my Ukrainian and Russian friends. Must see. Make sure you also attend a one more restaurant on the next floor. Mason's one:)

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Thank Julianajamila
Brentwood, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Unique dining experience in an authentic underground bunker with the "Ukrainian Insurgent Army." Excellent food and a fun glimpse into Ukrainian history - if your know the password to enter: "Slava Ukraine!"

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Thank John D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Everything was interesting. The place, interior, one hour, waiting in the queue to get into that place. But the food itself was very very average. I will not go there again.

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Thank Jonas D
Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We have read about this place here, so we have decided to come. Waited in a line outside the restaurant around 45 minutes but it's definitely worth. The food was absolutely wonderful, the atmosphere too. They have partisan performances, when they're walking around with fake guns and looking for insurgents around the restaurant. I will come back here for sure!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, European, Eastern European, Central European, Ukrainian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rynok Sq., 14, Lviv, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Lviv Oblast  >  Lviv
  • Phone Number: +380 50 430 6354

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?