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Buddha Bar

) #75 of 1,697 Restaurants in Kiev $$$$ Japanese, , Sushi
14, Kreschatik street, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 270 7677
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“lamb curry” (3 reviews)
“asian food” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Bar, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
14, Kreschatik street, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great if you want to look flashy and show off how much money you've got to waste, and I actually think a lot of people go there for this reason. This is the most I have ever paid for Thai food (I...More

1  Thank crowboroughcouple27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its an impressive building and they certainly have spent a lit of time and money on the interior. But the food quality is nowhere near the standard that I am used to in Western Europe. It may be considered OK in Kyiv but its far...More

1  Thank Nick P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Proposed to my now wife here, had a wonderful night. Hookah is great, food very nice. People say its expensive but its worth it for a good night out. Saturday night was the busiest.

Thank Rich A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is not good at all, very disappointed. Not good as Buddha bar in other cities around the world. The design and decoration are the same and beautiful but the atmosphere is not. You can skip this place.

Thank Michal A
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Let me tell you I love going to the Buddha Bar in Paris but I think the Buddha Bar in Kiev might be my new favorite place :) First, the staff was so welcoming and nice and this is extremely important. My main course was...More

Thank May B
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

The place is gorgeous but the positives stop there. So we came here late Thursday night and it was empty: 11 people including two prostitutes working the 8 old men spread out along the bar area. The place probably holds 800 people. The food is...More

Thank Dean P
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Buddha Bar is what you expect, with great sushi/sashimi, and plenty of people watching opportunities. Easy to pick the expats, and those looking for fun

Thank Airtime1965
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Cool atmosphere, very luxurious and fancy, great music, excellent food. What more can a tourist ask for ? 👍😀

Thank Roy S
Reviewed May 20, 2017

The settings are really impressive: a huge, three-storey high restaurant room ended by a gigantic gilded Buddha statue, and surrounded by a mezzanine bar (with a smoking section). The food we ordered was outstanding: a creative fusion between Asian and European flavors which we found...More

Thank Jacques d
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Dropped in for a quick lunch and a beer. Very nice salads and friendly service from English speaking staff. Close to Maidan and the centre.☺

Thank Leep986
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Lars A
January 27, 2016|
Response from MelanieZ1980 | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a monday night and it was very quiet but it seems to be a very good place to go on weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14, Kreschatik street, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 270 7677
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