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Al Faro

#69 of 931 Restaurants in Kiev
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Chervonoarmiis'ka Street | 49A, Kiev 03150, Ukraine
+380 44 287 4912
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 92
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very very good

One of the best Italian restaurants in Kyiv. Food is always good, no complaints about service. The interior is very nice, I would recommend this restaurant for couples, it's perfect place for romantic dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Kiev, Ukraine
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Have been to this resto many times: good variety of Italian food and wine, pizza made in a proper oven. Price range - economy. Restaurant has a nice atmosphere, suitable for families with children, couples and solo gastro tours.

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Kiev, Ukraine
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I have been only few times in this restaurant. Dishes are very tasty. Interior is very nice. This place is especially good for celebrating birthday with friends.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

One of the best Italian restaurants in Kyiv. Food is always good, no complaints about service. The interior is very nice, I would recommend this restaurant for couples, it's perfect place for romantic dinner.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I have been a long time client of this restaurant. Over the years they have changed the chef couple of times but always kept the quality. The menu is quite good. The pizza is very well but depending who is by the very special stone oven heated by wood fire, the quality may vary slightly. Everything else is very nice,... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Great ambience. Dishes don't have that smth. extra - some were tasty, some were average. The waiter was somewhat annoying with lame jokes. In general, it was a bit overpriced for its quality level.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I never write reviews but we have enjoyed Al Faro so much I felt I had to! We spent three months in Kiev and stayed directly opposite Al Faro but even if we hadn't been so close I would have gone out if my way to get to this restaurant. We ate there over 10 times in three months and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

we have ordered tuna pizza eand it was like a dough, not crispy. we couldnt even eat it. avoid from this restaurant.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I wanted a great restaurant in the vicinity of my hotel (Hotel Rus) to take a couple of friends on a special occasion. I love Italian food, so Al Faro seemed a very good option. Coming in from the freezing, bustling streets and stressful traffic, this was like stepping into another realm. What a beautiful place! As aperitif, we had... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The restaurant has an interesting layout, which seems to work well. The service was excellent - friendly and efficient. The food was good, but not great - my lasagne was ok, but was a bit greasy, a bit soggy, and just wasn't that tasty. My wife's spaghetti carbonara looked better. Desserts were again good but not great. Wine list was... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Al Faro has many dishes, including pasta, pizza, meet, and seafood. I personally don't like the meat. But pizza are excellent. The pizza alpine to me is the best. Salat, Pasta and Seafood are also very tasted. The envrioroment in the restaurantis very pleasant. You can have you pad or laptop, drink a tea (expensive than others) there for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Chervonoarmiis'ka Street | 49A, Kiev 03150, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 287 4912

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 11
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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