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Vodka Bar

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Japanese, Bar, European, Pub
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Nezavisimosti square | Trade Complex Globus, 2nd line, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
+380 44 371 1102
12:00 - 07:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 06:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 07:00
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Showing 14: English reviews
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

small smoky loud over priced tourist trap round floor not worth it better places in town small dance floor over crowded

1 Thank Larry L
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339 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

I recommend stopping at the Vodka Bar, even for a short stay. Yes, they have loud Techno music to the point you think you are standing on a runway of a major airport listening to airliners on a takeoff roll, and the pub is oddly shaped, but the drinks prices are average for Kyiv, (they might fluctuate a few UAH... More 

Thank iowaaggie
Haugesund, Norway
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341 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Was there for an hour ca. Free entry 30-40 customers including ladies :-) Ukrainian vodka good enough to drink pure 20 Hryvnia red bull 30 Hryvnia. Fast and good service at the bar. Good security enough people. Food I had not.

1 Thank svharkes
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Vodka bar has an ATM cash machine in front of the door . DO NOT USE it. it will take your PIN number and information, then they will create a card and will take all of your money , I used that ATM on October 2013 to get cash while I was at Vodka bar in Kiev , after a... More 

Thank Leonardo A
Sofia, Bulgaria
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2013

We bought a bottle a vodka from the bar with a friend and when we saw that a table is free, we sit there. After some time there came a waiter and said that the table was reserved and we have to release it if we dont pay 1000 UAH and he took our drinks and moved it to the... More 

2 Thank pivo80
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418 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2013

It is nearly empty on Sundays, so if You want to enjoy the atmosphere, visit on Friday os Saturday. Prices are normal, 4-5 EUR/vodka, there is an entrance fee (approx 10 EUR). Watch Your pocket.

1 Thank Kemeny
Chennai (Madras), India
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I speak ukrainian and came in with an english speaking friend. They charged him 50 cover, and when i asked ow much cover was, they said free. Bartender thought i was american, and made an ignorant joke to his buddy in front of me. A-hole bouncer told us it was 2000 per table downstairs when the place was empty.

Thank Bagelstein
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34 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2013 via mobile

Nothing annoys me more than going to a place and getting "rejected" for stupid reasons. In Vodka Bar its rarely to happen so that is a good point. You sometimes need to pay some entrance but even on Fridays is 8 euros for boys, free for girls. About the food , i never even tried , but i guess its... More 

Thank Francisco V
Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Good place to hang out. Friendly crowd, generous drinks (if you go to upstairs bar and tip a little !), and great location - stumbling distance back to your hotel if you are staying near Kreshatyk. Note that to find the place, you have to go underground as it is located underneath Independence Square.

1 Thank Peku K
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 November 2012

The service is Terrible!!! After ordering food we seen cockroaches swopping around... We asked the bartender that in the bar we seen cockroaches but he just smiled and walked away so unprofessional... Terrible !!!! I will never ever visit this place...!!!

1 Thank Leooo24

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Japanese, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 06:00
12:00 - 06:00
12:00 - 06:00
12:00 - 06:00
12:00 - 06:00
12:00 - 07:00
12:00 - 07:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nezavisimosti square | Trade Complex Globus, 2nd line, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 371 1102
Vodka Bar is located in the heart of the Kyiv, and consists of three parts: it is the largest non-stop bar in Kyiv, is a full-fledged restaurant with European, Japanese and Italian cuisine and a night club which is open 7 days per week.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?