The 10 Best Restaurants in Vinnytsia, Ukraine
The restaurants of Vinnytsia are as good as the city itself. Cosy interiors, a romantic ambience and an incredible variety of specialities can be found by tourists and locals alike. Pay attention to the spots with summer terraces to enjoy the welcoming spirit of the city even more.
Restaurant, Restaurant with Rooms, Georgian, $$$
Looking for a homely atmosphere? Then Marani is the right choice. The restaurant welcomes all connoisseurs of traditional Georgian cuisine
, in particular, of meat and vegetable dishes, and fine wines. Meanwhile, the dessert menu offers sugary Middle Eastern sweets. Of special note are the exceptional flavours of their khinkali
(minced meat covered in the dough) and chanakhi
(lamb stew with vegetables), which taste exactly like in Georgia.
Restaurant, Georgian, $$$
Surprisingly, Georgian food is extremely popular in Ukraine. Perhaps the reason can be traced to the rich variety of flavours and a similar set of ingredients as in Ukrainian specialities. Therefore, Tiflis is another restaurant in Vinnytsia that serves such authentic Georgian dishes as khachapuri (cheese-filled bread)
, spicy kharcho
soup and well-smoked lyulya kebabs
(minced meat cooked on
skewers). The venue is known for observing the best traditions of Georgian hospitality and a stylish interior.
Restaurant, Restaurant with Rooms, European, $$$
Teremok is a perfect spot to try Ukrainian cuisine
ensconced in a traditional atmosphere. The interior of the two-storey restaurant is decorated with the ancient objects of 19th-century life, while the menu features the most popular dishes: borscht
(garlic fritters), vareniki
(kind of dumplings) and much more. In total, there are five different rooms, including the banquet halls and a large summer terrace.
Restaurant, European, $$$
Mont Blanc restaurant is located at the heart of Soborna Street
, just a two-minute walk from the main attractions of the city
. It offers high-end service, modern interior design and a luxurious ambience together with an impressive choice of dishes. At Mont Blanc, you can enjoy the best of European cuisine, as well as a range of local dishes. The venue is open from 7am until midnight, so you can come either for breakfast, lunch or even a late dinner.
Restaurant, French, European, $$$
If you are missing exquisite French cuisine while in Ukraine, come to Île-de-France for light soups, escargots
and a mouthwatering crème brûlée
dessert. Here you can also find freshly baked pastries that taste incredible. Don’t forget to order a glass of your favourite wine and enjoy the French romance in the restaurant’s spacious dining room. The soft lighting inside also makes Île-de-France a lovely place for a date or anniversary celebration.
Restaurant, Restaurant with Rooms, American, European, $$$
Steak House in Vinnytsia boasts nine kinds of steak with varying roasting methods that will certainly fit any taste. In general, the restaurant specializes in meat dishes, prepared according to traditional European recipes. During the week, Steak House has a number of business lunch deals, while on the weekend after 9pm you can listen to live music to accompany your upscale dinner.
Restaurant, Restaurant with Rooms, European, Japanese, $$$
Above all, Panorama restaurant conquers their guests hearts with a breathtaking view overlooking the city. There are three dining rooms, a billiard room and a rooftop terrace on the 10th floor. The venue will treat you with classic and signature specialities of European and Japanese cuisine, and the friendly staff will help you decide on the best dish according to your gastronomic preferences. The minimalistic interior, in turn, will make you feel relaxed after a busy day.
Restaurant, European, $$$
At Slavyanskiy Dvor, you have a great opportunity to spend the whole day with your family in a picturesque area. The restaurant space is huge: in addition to the main building, there are 20 cosy arbours in the open air, where you can have fun with friends or family. Children are invited to spend time at the playground and play games with staff. In addition, it is an ideal place to get acquainted with Ukrainian cuisine.
Hotel Restaurant, Restaurant, Restaurant with Rooms, European, $$$
The posh restaurant and hotel complex Arystokrat is located in Vinnytsia’s city centre, close to the famous Roshen Multimedia Fountain
. The menu consists of classic European dishes, but you should definitely pay attention to the restaurants’ speciality pork ribs in honey sauce. On Friday and Saturday evenings, you can listen to live music and savor your leisure time.
Restaurant, European, $$$
Being located on the top floor of the shopping mall Podilia City, Johnny Raw is always crowded. Therefore, book a table on the restaurant’s website before heading there. Locals often come here to have lunch or dinner with friends and joyfully marvel at the fascinating panorama of Vinnytsia from the beautiful summer terrace. In addition, Johnny Raw is not only a restaurant but an art space, where one can spot exhibitions.
These recommendations were updated on May 10, 2018 to keep your travel plans fresh.