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Al Faro

#64 of 929 Restaurants in Kiev
#73 of 1,004 Places to Eat 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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  • 94
    Excellent
  • 43
    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
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My fiance and I love this place. We come back to it over and over again. Everything we order from the menu is great. The service is good and the meals are great. I love the atmosphere of this restaurant. Go for it, you will love it too!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 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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14 restaurant reviews
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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
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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Austin, Texas
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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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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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29 restaurant reviews
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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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Additional Information about Al Faro

Address: Chervonoarmiis'ka Street | 49A, Kiev 03150, Ukraine
Phone Number: +380 44 287 4912
Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
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
Average Prices: USD 6 - 11
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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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 6 - 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?