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Lipsky Osobnyak

#21 of 905 Restaurants in Kiev
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15 Lypska St, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 254-00-90
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 63
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
expensive

Of course, we have to take into conbsideration the location of the place. In general - the food is good. Sometimes you can see some famouse face there. I remember the time, when in childhood i came from school with my mom there to east a tasty desert (that was before it was called Lipskiy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 9, 2014
Sanna_25
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Kiev, Ukraine
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  • Late Night
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Kiev, Ukraine
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32 reviews 32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Of course, we have to take into conbsideration the location of the place. In general - the food is good. Sometimes you can see some famouse face there. I remember the time, when in childhood i came from school with my mom there to east a tasty desert (that was before it was called Lipskiy Osobnyak)

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

classy place with excellent food. If you like wood you will love the ambiance! Try the trout with an excellent wine list

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Kiev, Ukraine
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264 reviews 264 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Unfortunately also this restaurant suffered from the crisis. Replaced their trained waiters with farmers: i choose a $40 wine and the waiter pours it like water. "You dont let me taste first" and he says "trust me its good". Service cost them one star. Food was as usual great: had a crepe bag stuffed with mushrooms and a bit cold... More 

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is the perfect place for a phenomenal meal in a restaurant with ambient design. I have eaten her before and this experience was as good as before. The food is some of the best I have ever tasted and if you love great food you must visit this establishment. I this restaurant was in London/Paris/New York you would have... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Really fancy restaurant in Kiev. I was hesitant in trying Ukrainian cuisine at first but food was wonderfully prepared and top marks to the staff, really something extraordinary given the difficulty in finding English-speaking waiters in restaurants. Beautiful atmosphere although prices are particularly higu, but worth the experience.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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194 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Only one other restaurant in Kiev sparks my eyes, Pantagruel. Lipsky is classy, true service and the dishes celestial from the visualization to the taste. Excellent service.

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Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

We were the only guests in the restaurant even though it was Saturday evening. It is a beautiful place inside and out. The service and food was alright. The white wine cooked rabbit was very good and the wine list was very long. It was a bit pricey.

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We made a reservation in Feb 14 during the troubles and were fairly surprised that we were the only two people in the restaurant the entire evening. All credit to the restaurant the honoured our reservation and provided very good service and food. The restaurant itself is gorgeous inside and has a great ambiance (even empty). It has a very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

This restaurant will take your breath away. The ornate design, the huge, heavy leather tomes which serve as menus (every page authentically stamped and signed in a hark back to Soviet times). The exquisite (and expensive as I learned) wine list and the personal but not overbearing service which makes you feel all 'Downton Abbey' as they present the food... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

i was there with my wife for anniversary of our wedding, since it was during week days so did not have difficulties of making reservation but they were really supportive and understanding my last minute request. Food were best i tried in ukraine and would not doubt, as for service, waiter had good understanding of english and provide excellent service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 Lypska St, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev>  > Lypky
  • Neighborhood: Lypky
  • Phone Number: +380 44 254-00-90
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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