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“Very Good Pub”

This is Pivbar na Basseinoi
Ranked #257 of 2,002 Restaurants in Kiev
Price range: $3 - $10
Cuisines: Barbecue, European, Ukrainian, International
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Beer Pub «Pivnaya №1» is the best beer restaurant in hero-city Kyiv, which is filled with a real soviet spirit!!! Here you will not only treat yourself with tasty food and drinks, here you will get a real relaxation! Every meter of Kyiv «Pivnaya №1» is a nostalgia! We are a team of workers and we live and work according to the principle: Man is a Friend to a Man! A friend and a brother! That’s why every dish, every drink, every smile and word are filled with Love, regard and care! In Kyiv Pubs – «Pivnaya №1» you can enjoy lotto, domino, checks, football, incredible library, songs and dancing!!!! Are you still reading it? As a soviet proverb says: “The proof of the pudding is in the eating”!!! "
Reviewed December 23, 2013 via mobile

Great pub. A must visit for all in Kiev. Surprisingly large place and very deceptive from outside as it appears to be small. Brilliant atmosphere with pleasant food and helpful staff and very reasonable for quality for all. On my return from Lviv will go back to enjoy again

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Reviewed December 14, 2013

Oh my! This is on the top of my all-time least favorite restaurants ever. I am not sure how it is rated so high on Tripadvisor. With just six reviews this puts the restaurant in the top thirty in all of Kiev. Maybe if you are just having a drink it is alright but the food is beyond disgusting. When we entered the front door they proudly have their Tripadvisor decal on the glass, so we were very optimistic going in and super hungry after walking around the city all day.
I wish I could tell you at least one person in our family liked something- anything but I can’t. The food descriptions on the menu were not what showed up on the plates and everything tasted frozen or processed. The prices were higher than other restaurants in the area and the ambiance was an odd spin on Russian. There was a band that would play in short spurts in another room- yet they also had on the radio and music television on as well. Three different songs at one time in incredibly annoying! The service was the best part of the experience but it was lacking too. Within a block there are several other choices that are much better. Don’t waste your money or time here.

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Thank 380Guide
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Reviewed October 20, 2013

We found this place near Dominos Pizza at the last day of our stay and we regret we didnt come here before.

First of all, decorations, flags, photos and music was amazing. We started to love the place at the moment we sat our desk.

Then, we found a very detailed menu with English explanations which helped us greatly and encourage us to try different tastes. Staff were very helpful even we have some hard time to explain ourselves.

We just asked waitress to advise us a drink and she bring us some Ukranien beer which we loved.

Meals are better and I expected so I am sure I will come here again when I am in Kiev.

Last thing, whatever you do, DONT LEAVE WITHOUT EATING A DESSERT. Chocolate cake and apple pie was delicious may be the best thing I ate in Kiev.

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Thank Ozgur K
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Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

We arrived last night with some friends from greece we came back again tonight!(repeters) nice food very good service english speaking waiters lovely vodka an a wonderfull band singing european and local pop music!Over all reasonable prices about 30€ a couple! Thank you!

Thank giosgio
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