Shooting billiards at a pool hall in Kyiv is a very popular pastime for many locals. «Destinations» assembled a list of the best pool halls in town, so when you feel like chalking up a cue stick, you’ll know where to take a dive.
One of the oldest pool clubs in the city, Billy Yard was known as Rumta Pool Hall and was opened over 15 years ago. Billy Yard has undergone some renovation recently and now offers two playing halls with 7 billiard tables for Russian pyramid and 3 tables for American pool. There is an antique billiard table, made in the beginning of the 20th century in this billiard club in Kyiv, which is considered to be a local curiosity.
In Billy Yard one can also order dishes from the restaurant, specializing in European and oriental cuisine, and smoke a hookah.
Address: 10/37 V. Getman street, Kyiv.
The Buffalo billiard club, located on Veshnyakovskaya Street, is equipped according to modern standards and features high-quality billiard tables. The cozy billiard hall is specially designed for an exciting and thrilling play. All necessary conditions are created there for those who want to concentrate on the play and enjoy it completely.
Address: 2/8 Veshnyakovsya St., Kyiv
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Today entertaining center Blockbuster is the largest in Kyiv. Its founders had in mind to unite as many different activities for children and adults as possible. Blockbuster billiard club occupies 1000 sq m and offers many pool tables for Russian Pyramid and American Pool.
Address: 34V, Moskovsky avenue, Kyiv.
Entertaining center Maximym offers Brunswick equipped bowling alleys, party bar, karaoke, bear pub and a pool hall. Original interiors, comfortable sofas, soft candles’ light and quiet music create romantic and relaxing atmosphere. Guests can enjoy music shows on plasma panels, 70 kinds of cocktails, hookah, cigars and sushi-menu.
Address: 12/37 Dekabristov street, Kyiv
Mayak is one of the most popular and well equipped pool halls in Kyiv. Such competitions as Ukrainian Billiard championship, International Pool tournament for Independence Day of Ukraine and others take place here.
There are two halls, located on the second and third floors, with 15 tables for Pyramid and 4 tables for Pool. There are also 3 VIP-halls, equipped with exclusive tables, and banquette hall for 70 people. Mayak restaurant offers traditional European cuisine dishes and good selection of strong drinks.
The interiors of club Mayak are classical. Original table placing allows players not to disturb each other. Three times a week Billiard school lessons are carried here and the beginners can perfect their skill.
Address: 17/1, Moscowsky avenue, Kyiv.
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Kyiv offers a decent selection of billiard clubs and smaller poolrooms to enjoy this popular game. From laid-back pool clubs to serious spots for game-honing lessons, «Destinations» rounded up the list of billiard clubs in Kyv to meet your needs.