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Osteria Pantagruel

Lysenka vul. 1 | U Zolotyh Vorot, Kiev 01030, Ukraine
+380 44 278 8142
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“homemade pasta” (11 reviews)
“risotto” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Lysenka vul. 1 | U Zolotyh Vorot, Kiev 01030, Ukraine
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

If it's your first restoran in Ukraine, you could be impressed. But believe me, you can find better food and much better price. There you just pay for Golden Gate and Cat's statue view. What was strange for me that when you come inside, all...More

1  Thank Andrius P
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I had a beef carpaccio and sea food pasta as well as bruschetta as a start. The carpaccio tasted weird! I thought it was the pesto sauce they put on top. I was sick for a day after. I'm sure it was the carpaccio. The...More

Thank Khalid G
Margoletta, Public Relations Manager at Osteria Pantagruel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Dear Khalid G, It is very disturbing and very upsetting for us to hear that you was sick after dinner in our restaurant. Please accept our unreserved apology. The situation is still very serious so we can't leave it. Please give us a favor and...More

Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Real Italian restaurant.Excellent location. Food very good congratulations to Costantine (the sef). Our waitress Elena very good.Prices within a normal range.

1  Thank evangelosp_11
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This place has good for but portions very small and price very steep for Ukraine. I ordered steak medium rare and it came out rare and tasteless. The meat was cold inside and the spinach side-dish was over salted with too much garlic. Also we...More

Thank Morgan M
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

It is a nice spot in kiev. Real Italian food, with real Italian ingredients with Italian chef. Ordered rice with mushrooms plus carpaccio glass of wine and coffee for less than 20 eur. Suggested

Thank hyperfra
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We are a Canadian family who have lived in Kyiv for 3 years. Pantagruel has become a second home as we eat here every 4-6 weeks. Every meal here has been delicious and the service always efficient and friendly. My favourite is the Osso Bucco,...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 29 April 2016

This is a good Italian place in the center of Kyiv. Prices are ok and the service is efficient and friendly. However, there is nothing particularly remarkable about the food, but you can sit outside which is nice.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

I have been in this little, cosy, restaurant in Kiev, and they respected the 'osteria' philosophy, so environment is confidential, as in Italia is used. Service was good, very similar at an italian service, attention to details, some little mistakes but for standard in Kiev...More

Thank vemaxim
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I took my family out here for my mothers birthday as this restaurant considered really good in Ukraine. It is actually a favourite one of one of the politicians as well, so you can often meet him there:p Anyway, whilst design is quite Ukrainian, the...More

Thank Leraviv
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Just had a lovely meal for two, three courses, nothing stinted and a bottle of wine for less than £50 at Pantagruel. Fantastic raw tuna, lovely soave wine. Great pasta, the wine waiter was superb, but only one advisory; only ask for the steak tournedos...More

Thank rachp123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lysenka vul. 1 | U Zolotyh Vorot, Kiev 01030, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 278 8142
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An authentic Italian osteria with traditional fare, home-made pasta and an extensive list of Italian wines
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