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Senieji Rusiai

$$ - $$$European,
Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
+370 601 02525
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, Central European
$$ - $$$
Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

After reading the fantastic reviews about this restaurant, we booked our group of six to dine on a Saturday evening. All I can say is this was the most disappointing experience ever, the service was awful and even verging on rude. I would not recommend...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VB1015
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere restaurant for a really good dinner with good meal and wine. Price ok and courtesy of the staff. Positive feed back. Closed to the center

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank aleraija65
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Went here for dinner last night and it was absolutely fantastic. The setting and atmosphere is like going back to a medieval era, the staff are professional and very attentive and the food is fresh and delicious. It's lovely for a date night with real...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Mitchell K
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere was really Nice, I tried steak and it was soft and juicy. Really nice :) everything good :)

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Boogerbooger
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant. Went with my husband and his parents, great service, good prices. It felt a bit lux with ice bucket and linen cloths.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Annie S
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant a couple of times. It has beautiful cellars in which you can dine, but we sat outside as well. The staff is friendly and the food is good. I can really recommend the chicken pistachios. We also had the steak...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank HanneB4
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We came on Saturday for dinner. The staff offered to show us around these incredible rooms. We all enjoyed our mains and desserts. Overall it was an excellent experience.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Gabija D
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Really interisting place for visit. Old cantina , butiful. Food not perfect. Lamb - not really lamb :) Desert hot berries with icecream , have to be more icecream. Was not bad , but Was not delicious! If You interisting in interisting place - Welcome...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Valdemaras69
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

It was my 2-3 choice in trip advisor, the first ones were fully booked. I was not dissapointed, the environment was romantic and nice, the service quick and friendly, food was ok as well but the extra bit was missing. I left the restaurant happy...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank 59apostoliss
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Senieji Rusiai, Old Cellars, is named for its vaulted rooms in the basement from the 17th C, a lovely setting for a nice lunch. We got a pureed vegetable soup topped with croutons that was quite delicious. Then we had grilled turkey that was quite...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank CarolinaBecky
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Kathy E
August 16, 2016|
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Response from 302Jon | Reviewed this property |
unsure about gluten free otherwise the other comments above are corrrect
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $27
European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vilniaus g. 34, Kaunas 44287, Lithuania
  • Location: Europe  >  Lithuania  >  Kaunas County  >  Kaunas
  • Phone Number: +370 601 02525
  • E-mail
SENIEJI RUSIAI (Old Cellars) - a European standard restaurant established in the 17 century cellars in the heart of Kaunas old town. The restaurant with the interior in the style of middle ages attracts visitors with their Napoleon's Hall, Noblemen's Hall, and the Hall of Guns. In one of the halls, there is a fresco depicting the Middle French Army crossing the river Nemunas on 24 June 1812 according to the lithography of De C. Montte. The restaurant offers seats for 100 persons, and is capable of servicing 120 persons during social evenings or buffets. We can offer European cuisine for gourmands, a large wine collection from the whole world, high class services as well as elegant and sophisticated environment.
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