For those who are deeply in love with seafood and miss variety of choice, Kyiv restaurants are introducing more and more popular demand - oysters. Accompanied by selected wine of your choice, it is a promise for a splendid evening.
enJOY Wine Bar
A cozy corner in the center of Kyiv away from the general hubbub, enJOY wine bar allows to truly enjoy the variety of menu choice. Here you can find classic Italian cuisine like Caprese and Proscutto, as well as 5 types of oysters (Saint Patrick, Dutch Affinage, Scythian oyster, Finés de Claire, Old Zeeland), served both individually and in a set. Best choice of wine to accompany the oysters are suggested with each type. Besides, enJOY’s menu is dubbed in English, which assures the easiest choice and communication with the restaurant staff.
Address: 19ZH, Instytutska street
The well-known among locals French cuisine restaurant, Citronelle is the best place for a classical Provence duo that is oysters and wine. The restaurant is located right near the Kyiv Opera House, which is beautifully illuminated at night and creates a truly magical atmosphere. Citronelle acknowledges its position and theatre lovers, hence offers a glass of sparkling wine for everyone who presents a ticket for a play. The enogastronomic principle of the restaurant ensures the best combination of wine and food, verified by years of traditions. Citronelle’s sommeliers will help you find a perfect choice to your taste.
Address: 23, Bohdana Khmelnytskoho street
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Like a Local's Wine Bar
The bar’s name says it all - drop by for a glass of delicious wine and feel like a true local. The bar concentrates on discovering and presenting the cream of the crop of Ukrainian gastronomy and wines. A perfect place both for a get together with colleagues and an ambient evening for one, the place offers rare Ukrainian wines you won’t usually find on the shelves of supermarkets and specialized shops. Oysters are served from Friday to Sunday - a perfect call for an elegant weekend.
Address: 26, Sichovykh Striltsiv street
Barkas. Fish & Grill
The concept of Barkas restaurant is simple, yet marvelous - only fresh seafood, delivered three times a week, no defrosted products, and a deliberate wine list. Chefs offer a menu for every occasion, including traditional Italian dishes such as risotto, ravioli with salmon, various types of pasta, and, of course, 7 types of oysters. You can find small hints on the best choice of wine to the hottest offers right in the menu, or consult the sommelier. On Thursday Barkas offers discounts on oysters, and if you order a dozen - a bottle of Prosecco for a special price.
Address: 49A, Volodymyrska street
Loft BAR food & cocktails
Residing in premises of the Besarabsky Market in the heart of Kyiv, Loft BAR with its minimalist interior, brickwork and electronic music is a place with a true metropolis ambience. The menu offers various international cuisines, as well as hookah. Every Wednesday and Tuesday the bar lures customers in with a delicious offer - fresh oysters and unlimited Prosecco. At daytime, it’s a perfect place to observe the bustling and busy city center. If you chase the nightlife with DJs and live music, be sure to visit closer to midnight - working hours allow everyone from noon to 2:30 PM.
Address: 2, Bessarabska Square
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Image sources: enJOY wine bar, Citronelle, Like a Local’s Wine Bar, Loft BAR food & cocktails, Barkas facebook pages, shutterstock.com. All images belong to their rightful authors.