We’ve met with Fabrizio Righetti in Mille Miglia restaurant & enoteca in Radisson Blu Hotel, Kyiv on a rainy and cold day for an interview. But instead of usual conversation we started cooking risotto with radicchio and gorgonzola according to the chef’s special recipe and in a few minutes the atmosphere around became warm and cozy.
According to Sol’ (sault) National restaurant award this place has got into “the top 5 meat restaurants” in 2015. This rodizio format steak house, unusual for Ukraine, is located in Pechersk central district of the city. Rodizio means "Eat all you want".
There are not many kosher restaurants in Kyiv unfortunately, so you don’t have a big choice of where to go. We mention the most famous of these places. Most probably, the situation will change in the nearest future and new restaurants will appear in Kyiv.
“Kanapa (Sofa) is a dream. This restaurant as a top of mind place. I planned to make Ukrainian gastronomic restaurant based on my own vision just after successful launch of "Barsuk” (Badger), my first restaurant,” says the famous Kyiv restaurateur and brand chef Dima Borisov.
What can be better than a start of a new day in a cozy café with flavored coffee and hot croissant? But if you have no time for this ceremony in the morning, it is a right time to make a coffee break during a day and enjoy 20 minutes of rest.
There is a very special restaurant that can become one of your favorite places in Kyiv if you like to travel and to taste something new while the voyages. It is located on Pankivska street. We will talk about “Lubimy Diadia” (Beloved Uncle) restaurant.
Dr. Christoph Späti, Deputy Head of Mission and Counsellor at the Embassy of Switzerland in Ukraine and Moldova, has been living in Kyiv for a couple of years already with his wife Tamar and their three children. Tamar and Christoph surprised me by telling me that it was their preferred choice to come to live to Ukraine. Why did they make such a decision and are they still happy living in the biggest country of Eastern Europe where political, economic and social changes are taking place?
After Eurovision Grand Final show the audience was simply awed by the interval act of the Ukrainian electronic band ONUKA. Many Ukrainians in their social media accounts wondered why ONUKA wasn’t the one to represent Ukraine in Eurovision 2017, while numerous international Eurovision fans said that all the contestants were great, but the live gig by ONUKA simply blew their minds.