Over the past few years, the restaurant scene in Vilnius has been elevated by creative chefs and entrepreneurs opening restaurants that serve exciting food. For example, the menu at one of the following top 10 restaurants includes dishes created from high-quality ingredients that have been foraged, and another cooks meals inspired by ancient recipes. This creativity ensures a love-at-first-bite experience for diners.
Scandinavian inspiration has been trending recently. To find a bit of Scandinavia in Vilnius, head to Dublis, which serves a delicious Scandinavian-inspired seasonal menu. The tasting menu can be specially paired with wine to elevate the meal even further.
Dublis, Traku g. 14, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 674 41922
Sweet Root is one of the most highly rated restaurants in Vilnius and features seasonally inspired food prepared in a creative manner. Sweet Root is only open for dinner, where diners can enjoy a three-hour, seven-course tasting menu that includes a welcome drink, coffee, and additional small tasters. A meal at Sweet Root will be enjoyed by those wishing to experience a creative menu with an open mind.
Sweet Root, Uzupio g. 22, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 685 60767
Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Stebuklai‘s menu will have your mouth watering at every meal. A sweet ending to the meal with delectable desserts, such as chocolate and caramel cake and profiteroles with scalded pistachio cream, will have you planning your next visit before you even finish your meal.
Stebuklai, Gyneju g. 14, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 685 85357
Lauro Lapas is an innovative restaurant serving food created with care using traditional ingredients. Their polenta cakes with perfectly tender fish and blackened cauliflower is certainly a top menu item. The friendly, good humored staff will make you want to visit time and time again.
Featuring high-class cuisine created using ancient Lithuanian recipes from the time of Lithuanian kings and grand dukes, Ertlio Namas should be on everyone’s to-visit list. Ertlio Namas features both a four and six-course tasting menu.
Ertlio Namas, Sv. Jono g. 7, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 690 33300
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