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Russian Restaurant

Restaurant KIEV



The only authentic Russian and Ukranian restaurant in Kyoto. KIEV restaurant got its name and opened in 1972, the same year that Kyoto city and Kiev city (present capital of Ukraine) became sister cities. Mainly Russian and Ukranian cuisine, you can enjoy a variety of Eurasian cooking.

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You can enjoy a delicious meal with a view of the Kamo-gawa river, Shijō bridge and the Minamiza theatre just outside the window. We serve the delicious taste of Russian, Ukrainian and Georgian home-cooking at a reasonable price. Start off with some Georgian wine then enjoy some vodka, Russian beer and more. There are also 2 private rooms (fits 12 and 25 people) with a view of the Higashiyama mountains, perfect for parties. We also hold regular events such as "Culture Salon", "Kiev Amuse" and concerts that anyone is free to take part in. Course meals range from 3,600 Yen -, Lunch menu ranges from 1,250 Yen - 1,850 Yen, Party plans start at 5,000 Yen, includes 'Alll you can drink set(2hours)'. English menus and English speaking staff are also available. Reservations are preferable. In summer time, we open Beer Garden on the roof of floor.(from May to September) Beer Garden Set 3,700yen

Russian Restaurant

Restaurant KIEV




Closed: December 30th - January 2nd
Hours: 12:00pm - 10:00pm (Open 7 days per week)
(Last order for food: 9:00pm)
Lunch menu available 12:00pm - 2:00pm(Last prder: 2:00p,m)


6F Oto Bldg. 236 Nijuikken-cho, Nawate-dori Shijo agaru, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto City 605-0077

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Borsh (Ukrainian soup): 860 Yen
Pirojki(Crispy meat and vegetable dumplings): 300 Yen
Baikal set: 3,600 Yen
Kiev set: 4,600 Yen
Selected seasonal set: from 5,400 Yen
Georgian Wine: from 650 Yen/ glass
Vodka: from 430 Yen/ shot
Russian Beer: 980 Yen
Dessert set: 860 Yen
Lunch menu (includes Sundays & Holidays): 1,250 Yen - 1,850 Yen

Vegetarian / Vegan

Available upon request


1 min. on foot from Gion-Shijō Stn. on the Keihan Line (Take exit #7 or 8)



Nearby tourist attractions

Kōdai-ji Temple, Yasaka-jinja Shrine, The Minamiza Theatre

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