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La Cantina

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Italian, Mexican
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Yaroslaviv Val 20, Kiev, Ukraine
+380442347074
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: +380 44 234 7074

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Spicy food in Kiev!

If you having been hanging out for something with spice in Kiev then this is about as close are you can get. As a chill addict I've been missing my hot spicy food in Kiev, while the food here wasn't amazingly hot there was defiantly more spice and flavors in it than anything else I've seen in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
Oren F
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Canberra, Australia
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  • Russian first
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English first
Canberra, Australia
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205 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If you having been hanging out for something with spice in Kiev then this is about as close are you can get. As a chill addict I've been missing my hot spicy food in Kiev, while the food here wasn't amazingly hot there was defiantly more spice and flavors in it than anything else I've seen in town. Came here... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The place is tiny with 5-7 tables maximum. They have very nice windows bar seats which would be great for morning coffee. Menu for a small place like this is surprisingly varied. Service was quick, efficient and nice. I had meat dishes, they were quite good. The only thing which really made me feel bad was the smell from the... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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43 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The place is nicely decorated and feels friendly and warm. The food is good. Unfortunately, the young male waiter was arrogant and very unfriendly, which ruined the whole experience.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I am not an expert of latino food, but I like this place - nice menu, good prices, good service, interesting decoration... I have been there on several occasions with friends, and for casual business lunches as well.

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Pinole, CA
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Patience does indeed pay at this Ukranian osteria. The food is all home made, and what our group of four had was delicious, most particularly the salmon ravioli. Nice wine list, but the wine we ordered was stored on a shelf high on the wall, so I had the young man select a bottle from the wine cooler located in... More 

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Aachen, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Simple unpretentious resturant that serves good tasty Italian food from a wide menu choice and good value. We've eaten here three times since discovery a week ago and it is now one of our favorites in Kiev - Champagne being the other.

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

This is a small place - about 8 tables, nice Italian food, friendly staff. Homey feeling. Good for a snack if you are passing by

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I've been for a dinner not so long time ago, the atmosphere in the restaurant is nice a warm, the service is fine even if after a while the waiter stopped look to our table. The menu is interesting but there are not so many choices for main courses and if you want side dish or sauce are like extra.

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Calgary, Canada
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154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

The food has always been pretty good since this place opened last year and they are finally getting their service act down so it is almost turning into a pleasant experience. Sea bass, pumpkin risotto, Greek salad, and salmon ravioli were all excellent and the various coffees after lunch were very well done. English is still a challenge but the... More 

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Mwanza Region, Tanzania
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179 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

This is a tiny little restaurant that is popular with locals, which gives it a cosy warm atmosphere. The highlight is the meat disg served to cook yourself on a hot rock, which is a fun way to eat. The food is very chealy priced although all veg and sauces etc are extra. There was a reasonable wine list and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Yaroslaviv Val 20, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380442347074

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mexican

Description

+380 44 234 7074
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am

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