There are already couple of restaurants in Kiev that offer rich wine card to complement their sophisticated meals. However, a fine dinner is not the only occasion to treat yourself with a glass of a tasty wine. A new trend for wine bars in Kiev offers a large variety of places to enjoy a nice evening with a glass of wine.
Photo: Vinsanto Official Facebook page
Vinsanto is a classic European wine bar. There is a facile and relaxed atmosphere, laconic and comfortable interior and attentive service. The most important thing, the heart of the bar is the wine list. It includes only the best wine from the best wineries of the world. Menu contains a large number of cheeses, meat delicacies, hot and cold platters, salads and a carefully selected choice of main courses.
The wine list here is not standard. The sommelier made a choice in favor of less famous and well known. However, such selection does not inferior neither the quality of brands, nor the taste of wine.
Address: 20 Pushkinska str., Kiev
Photo: VinoGrad Official Webpage
The idea of VinoGrad wine bar is simple: a combination of a high-quality cuisine with fine wine. The kitchen menu perfectly accompanies the wine tasting: minimum of spices are used during the preparation not to distract you from the taste of the drink. In addition, VinoGrad has a great gastronomic shop, where a wide selection of olive oil, sausage, capers and anchovies and homemade jam is offered. The wine list includes around 200 positions that are served both in bottles and sold by glasses.
Address: 86 Saksahanskoho str., Kiev
Photo: BOTTEGA Official Facebook page
BOTTEGA is a wine bar, on the first place. Its sommelier and co-owner, who can be often seen there, developed the first and only wine list in Ukraine, which is based on Spanish wines and is divided not according to the geography of origin, but basing on the style and taste of wines. A wide selection of wines, such as Sherry and Rioja, Albariño and Ribeiro del Duero, is served by glasses for average prices. The food menu is based on the traditions of the Spanish cuisine. More than 20 varieties of tapas – with fish, meat, seafood and vegetables, served on all kinds of bases: from bread to artichokes. For the main courses, BOTTEGA offers three types of paellas, salads, fish, seafood, and classic meat.
Address: 13 Tereshchenkivska str., Kiev
Photo: Lavinia Official Facebook page
Lavinia wine bar is a part of a same-named wine boutique. In addition to a wide range of wines from famous world brands, the restaurant serves high-quality European cuisine.
Unfortunately, the concept of the place does not imply submission by glasses. However, there is a nice bonus: you can always open a bottle just bought at the company store. The wines that are sold here are usually marked with high wine awards.
Address: 59 Zhylyanska str., Kiev
Good Wine Bar
Photo: Good Wine Bar Official Facebook page
Many people know about Good Wine store that offers its client a wide selection of wines from around the world in different price categories along with organic, high-quality food. But not everyone knows about the wine bar here. There is no wine list because it changes every two weeks. The wine card is a sort of thematic compilation of 8 white and 8 red points.
Address: 9 Mechnykova str., Kiev
Photo: Vian Official Facebook page
Atmospheric wine bar just in the heart of Kiev, with a wide selection of wines, also available by glasses. It is perfect for both beginners and wine lovers as the bartenders are always to help you with the choice among numerous positions of the menu. To make the evening more delicious, tapas menu that represents different European and Middle Eastern cuisines. The co-owner of the bar is almost all the time at the place welcoming the guests and always open for a friendly chat.
Address: 21-B Mykhaylivska str., Kiev
Enjoy the wine in a nice company of one the best bars for wine in Kiev!