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Al Faro

#87 of 944 Restaurants in Kiev
#98 of 1,019 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, Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 95
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Tasty food in Italian restaurant

This is also a nice restaurant in Kiev with tasty food. I have been here three times and I always eat pizza here and I like it very much. My friend prefer ravioli with trufles and it is also very tasty dish. Prices are fine and wine is also good. Its a safe choice and you ll not get disappointed.... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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English first
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Awful service and terrible food! I wouldn't feed it to my dog! The pasta was reheated! The gazpacho was terrible and had to return it to the kitchen after one spoonful

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This is also a nice restaurant in Kiev with tasty food. I have been here three times and I always eat pizza here and I like it very much. My friend prefer ravioli with trufles and it is also very tasty dish. Prices are fine and wine is also good. Its a safe choice and you ll not get disappointed.... More 

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Seemed a nice place to start with - very good service and knowledge on meal and wine. Possibly a Tuesday chef - The starter between two, Bruchetto was absolutely superb. The meal however was disappointing - the pasta and sauce tasteless - the turkey scallop - good size portion reasonable - was better in the chain up the road!!!! Very... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

In comparison internationally they don't stand a chance, but locally I give them the predicate of "good" Staff is friendly and will try to help in limited english. Menu is in ukrainian and italian, so I can at least understand what I am ordering. Atmosphere is good. Portions are relatively small, prices ok.

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Kiev
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 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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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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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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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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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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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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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?