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#5 of 1,314 Restaurants in Kiev
Certificate of Excellence
European, Eastern European, Central European, Ukrainian
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Rognedinskaya st., 2, Kiev 01004, Ukraine
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Supricing good food And a very Nice looks of the restaurant There are different settings And the waitresses are in traditional clothes

Thank Paul v
Province of Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good and cozy places, the food was nice and the waitress too (they don't speak English at all) it'd ideal restaraurant for a dinner in couple or friends.

Thank MarcNM
Paris, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I visit in Kiev, I have always a dinner in this restaurant. Today 22/08/2016, I visited this restaurant at 01h30. In the range of looking, all tables are full without one table for 6pax. Before me, 2 gentlemen waited at entrance(reception). They have waited a table for 1mins. Young lady escorted them to their table. And 15-20pax Chinese guests... More 

Thank mkparis75015
Taslitskaya I, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Pervak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and apologize for not a comfortable situation. We have studied this point. Indeed at that time there were no empty seats in the restaurant. Usually at this time the guests in the restaurant very much. Guests from China booked a table at a certain time, and we could not break our agreement. We are looking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend, delicious food, kind waiters. They welcome with you free vodka at the beginning and fresh bread. Perfect!

Thank Jarosław C
Seinajoki, Finland
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had 10 day trip to Kiev and surroundings, this was hands down best restaurant I visited. I was there 5 times, ate different dishes everytime and tried to found something bad to say, but couldn't. I remember to announce this to every foreigner I met during my trip and all who I met again and asked if they visited... More 

Thank Kauhu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must visit this place !! Eat all the local and home made food they make there , ask for vareniki and borsh, drink the local home made moonshine !!

Thank Robbin777
Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a great ambiance. 1o waiters serving as its quiet big. I went 2 times and both times i was very well serviced n greeted. Big menu with lots of choice..F n B. Its a food temple. Friday even a live music to entertain you. I suggest everyone as its very good deal as well...dont think twice..just go...solo..couple..frens...family its well... More 

Thank Chakdole
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here for 9 days, and generally used Trip Advisor for suggestions. Arrived on a Saturday at 11:30 am when few others were at the restaurant and we had a pleasant server to ourselves. Without exception the food and drink were delicious. We sampled most of the dishes recommended by previous reviewers. Frankly, it was our best experience of the... More 

Thank Blaine L
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ambience. We had many dishes and they were all great. I had an incredible steak. I will be going back when I am in Kiev soon.

Thank Vegas917
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has got a very unique character thanks to its decoration. On our visit on a Friday night they had live band music who were singing amazing English songs. The interior is cool and it is two floors accompanied with a terrace for sitting and smoking. The service we received was exceptional and the food is really nice. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $15
European, Eastern European, Central European, Ukrainian
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
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 - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rognedinskaya st., 2, Kiev 01004, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: 380442350952
Pervak, one of the best folk Ukrainian restaurants in Kiev, and is located in the heart of the capital. It serves a wonderful range of freshly cooked dishes of Ukrainian cuisine. Pervak offers a wide range of traditional Ukrainian drinks and food which you can enjoy in either the big hall, or one of the small rooms decorated in Ukrainian style. Take a trip back in time to early 20th century Kyiv in one of restaurants in Kiev with great folk decor. The decor includes the showing of silent movies, and the restaurant itself is on the site of a famous merchant's house. A friendly staff in costumes serves up a variety of hearty Ukrainian dishes with inventive names, many interesting details wait for you here in one of the best Ukrainian restaurants. Pervak has succeeded in creating the perfect restaurant for tourists and locals alike, yet has not sacrificed its Ukrainian identity. The exterior of the building is splendid, and behind the door beckons a restaurant full of surprises, smiling faces and tasty dishes. It consists of seven distinct dining areas decorated in its own unique style. The Pervak restaurant has been tastefully designed to give you the feeling of old Kiev from a bygone era. It is quirky and fun, full of interesting ornaments, pictures and curiosities. And if you need any further distraction then the attractive waitresses dressed in frilly low cut folk costumes may well get you reaching for that extra shot of vodka. The menu is always refreshed and gladdens with its newcomers, you will feel the rich variety of tastes in one of the best restaurants in Kiev. We dearly preserve the best traditions of the Ukrainian hospitality and create a unique atmosphere of comfort and friendliness to be enjoyed by each of our visitors. Ukrainian restaurant "Pervak" is ideal for business meals with spaces available for private hire or with friends and family. We are proud to invite you to Pervak, to one of the eldest restaurants in Kiev.

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