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Shalena Mama

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Pub, Diner
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vul Tereshchenkivska 4-A City Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Staff were very friendly and the service was very good. I had lunch there and their menu with a lot choices including asian dishes. Shalena Mama is next to Kiev Philology Institut and very close to Taras Shevchenko Park. I will definitely go there again, if I pass it next time.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 899 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

This small café/bar has nothing appealing from outside and the reason why we went to is that, we had visited the Taras Shevchenko National Museum which is just at the opposite corner and we were tired and we wanted to grab something to eat and Shalena Mama was the only closest option. Though this is a modest place, I can... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

Food was not impressive , the only vegan option - fries, that weren't good. Cake with cherries - strange burnt mix of cake and pancake. Waiter wasn't really friendly.i liked interior, that reminds of American cafes and music was also nice.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2013

Centrally but separatedly located, Shalena Mama is small bar-restaurant. Staff is friendly, property is clean and has smoker-friendly veranda opposite to exit. Good and tasty snacks and dishes to beer (even if this not indicated in menu directly). Good chicken wings. Rock music.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pub, Diner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: vul Tereshchenkivska 4-A City Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
Description
http://www.lonelyplanet.com/ukraine/kyiv/restaurants/asian/shalena-mama

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?