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#155 of 2,040 Restaurants in Kiev
$$$$European, , French
Bohdana Khmelnytskogo St., 23, Kiev 04128, Ukraine
+380 44 499 3936
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  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
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European, Central European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Bohdana Khmelnytskogo St., 23, Kiev 04128, Ukraine
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm French. 7 years in Kyiv. Go to that Restaurant and have a great evening. Please don't say it's expensive : this is not correct ! Order a nice French cheese plate, French red wine by the glass (several ones) and relax. And repeat again...More

Thank Philippe P
CItron337, Управляющий at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Philippe! Thanks a lot for you wonderful comments! It's very pleasant! Welcome again and again):

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

I stopped by Citronelle later in the evening. I liked the look of the atmosphere and the added bonus of the live band playing. I walked up and was seated at a table immediately. I’m not sure if it was just an especially busy evening...More

Thank Jason A
CItron337, Управляющий at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Hello, dear Jason! Thanks for your review, we had the terrace full that Friday, in no case the service was slow because you were alone, we'll try to do the best next time and we hope to amaze you! Welcome to Citronelle!

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

We found that place by accident but we love it at the moment we saw it such a cozy place with a great atmosphere .feeling like in Paris, must visit while you r in Kiev.please look at the pics it’s beautiful.

Thank Itzik A
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We had dinner here the other evening with friends. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left everything was perfect. The quality of food and service was excellent. They have a great menu all of our food tasted delicious everything was prepared fresh....More

Thank Getabout01
CItron337, Управляющий at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Thanks a lot for your wonderful opinion! It's very important for us! Glad to see you any time!

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I went to Citronelle for a first date with the most elegant woman in Kyiv. This restaurant helped me win a second date and the food was great. I got there early and brought flowers. The waiter got me a vase of water to store...More

Thank NewJerseyFilmmaker
CItron337, Управляющий at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Hello,dear! Thanks, that you chose Citronelle! It's great happyness for us to see such wonderfull words! Welcome any time!!!

Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

The staff was attentive and friendly, food was nice, but the entire philosophy behind running this place is seriously flawed. 1. we came with Bodo certificate worth 1600 UAH. We knew this is likely for one person, not a dinner for two, this was fine....More

Thank Olenka S
CItron337, Администратор at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Hello! It's a pity that you made such unplesant opinion about our restaurant, because we usually try to make the best. First of all, according to your certificate, we don't include to it's cost our special propositions. Most of all we care about our guests,...More

Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

Nice interior Good location Friendly waiters and staff Food quality was good, satisfying but for what it was...a bit overpriced... A ‘yes’ , yes...a ‘must’, no...

Thank FlemishExpat
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

Came for a special dinner with my mother. Staff were half-dead, forgetting to place the order for the kitchen for twenty minutes at a time. Even for a wine glass refill. Food didn't arrive for an hour. The so-called 20-dollar bouillabaisse was much closer to...More

Thank Елена В
CItron337, Директор по продажам at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2017

Good evening! We are so sorry for this occasion. It's very important for us, so we checked the dish and took it out of the menu. Since today and every Thursday we cook real Marseille bouillabaisse with a big fish plateau. It's realy very tasty....More

Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

It’s near the opera house, very well decorated and gentle service The food is good, fair prices for the ambience and quality

Thank JoseCarlosDeOliveira
CItron337, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Citronelle, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

Thanks a lot for your good words! We'll make our best to impresse you next time!!!!!

Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a late breakfast on a Sunday morning and enjoyed crêpes with wild berries and freshly squeezed orange juice. It was almost 2pm and they still serve breakfast menu until 2pm on a Sunday in case you were interested in having a lunch...More

Thank Silvia C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $50
European, Central European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
10:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bohdana Khmelnytskogo St., 23, Kiev 04128, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 499 3936
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Ресторан французской кухни Citronelle находится в историческом и деловом центре Киева - на улице Богдана Хмельницкого, 23. Лаконичный дизайн, магия бежевого цвета в интерьере и приятная профессиональная команда готовы к ранним завтракам, обедам или ужинам с друзьями, бизнес встречам, романтическим рандеву или семейным банкетам.
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