Russian cuisine is among three richest in the world. Its competitors in variety are Turkish and Chinese. A large territory, location in different climatic zones, the heterogeneity of social groups and long history provoked the emergence of hundreds of variations of cooking the same dishes.
Today, if one desires a rich meal, delicacies and merry-making until morning, neither Itaian, nor French, not even Chinese venue should be visited, but only Russian restaurant is a place where it is always cozy, where one will get hospitality, fun, music, and above all incredibly delicious meals! To find a Russian restaurant in Kiev - a snap! One should only remember that pickles, various kinds of soups, stuffed meat and vegetable dishes are presented in the menu of Russian restaurants in Kiev, and also those that offer European and Oriental cuisine.
Skatert-Samobrabka venue is probably the most famous Russian restaurant in Kiev. It is situated on the banks of the Dnieper river, it is decorated in the style of Russian folk tales and is open 24 hours a day. All well-known and famous dishes of Russian cuisine are served here for guests' pleasure. In fact all visits here are accompanied with music, jokes and truly universal scale.
Sometimes famous Spotykach is reffered to Russian restaurants in Kiev. It is located in the heart of the city and attracts visitors by its alikeness of those venues of late 60-s in Soviet Union. So-called Soviet home-style cuisine is served here.
The notion of a Russian restaurant is also applicable to Leto venue, where in addition to organic food classic Russian dishes are served, and Varenychna on Khreshchatyk, where traditional Ukrainian and Russian sishes are offered.