Top 10 cheap to drink in Kiev

1.«Mushlya Bar» – one of the new establishments by restaurateur Dmitry Borisov, opened on Khreshchatyk street. This is a seafood bar, where any dish costs 39 UAH (1 €), and orders are prepared within 7 minutes. Bar menu features own branded GASTROFAMILY sparkling wine, mulled wine and Mushlya draft beer. Drinks are served with gourmet snacks, such as mussels, oysters and shrimps. Those willing to have havier meals, can order a meat and shrimps burger or a sandwich with grilled mackerel.
Address: Khreshchatyk str., 25
Contacts: +38(068)048-79-79
Work hours: Mon – Thu, Sun from 10:00 to 23:00, Fri – Sat 10:00 to 02:00.
Average bill: 100-200 UAH per person.

2.«Bilyi nalyv» – another institution by the Kyiv restaurateur Dmitry Borisov, opened on Khreshchatyk. The main feature of this sideria bar is a single price for any drink or snack. Here you can buy everything for 1 € (29 UAH.)! Alcohol in the menu includes apple cider, tincture, and punch with cinnamon or cloves. Along with your drinks, you will be offered a pie with chicken filling or apples to choose from, classic hot dogs, and a delicacy of fresh oyster with a slice of lemon.
Addresses/Contacts: 1.Khreshchatyk str., 23-a. Tel: +38(098)885-87-44. 2.Taras Shevchenko Blvd, 36-a. Tel: +38(097)305-08-92.
3.Georgy Kirpa str., 4 (round the clock). Tel: +38(097)084-11-31.
Work hours: Mon – Thur, Sun from 10:00 to 23:00, Fri – Sat 10:00 to 02:00.
Average bill: 100-150 UAH per person.

3.«Dogz & Burgerz» – another bar by Borisova, opened in the “GLOBUS” shopping center. This is a one-euro format bar, where for each selected item on the menu you will pay 29 UAH. Aperitifs include liver, cider and punch. For snacks, you can have hot dogs, french fries, apple or chicken pie, as well as fresh oysters. Extremely hungry visitors can order burgers with double cutlet for 39 UAH. There are two Dogz & Burgerz locations.
Addresses/Contacts/Work hours: 1.Maidan Nezalezhnosti, 1 (“GLOBUS”). Tel: +38(068)413-42-19. Mon – Sun from 10:00 to 22:00.
2.Hutsalo Lane, 3. Tel: +38(068)360-91-64. Mon – Sun from 10:00 to 22:00.
Average bill: 100-150 UAH per people.

4.«Pid kupolom» (Under the Dome) – a bar organized by the “Last Barricade” restaurant owner Dima Borisov. It is located under a glass dome near the Lyadsky gate on the Independence Square. Bar menu includes all kinds of liqueurs (29 UAH). Here you can have plum, cherry, currant and other liqueurs of own production. It’s especially beautiful here in the warm season, when the fountains start working. It’s real pleasure to enjoy light-music show with a glass of wine here. If you go down the elevator, you’ll get to “OB” N2 bar, where you can continue the “tea party”.
Address: Maidan Nezalezhnosti, 1 (“GLOBUS”)
Contacts: +38(068)907-19-91
Work hours: Mon – Sun from 10:00 to 24:00.
Average bill: 100-150 UAH per person.

5.«Naprosecco Oyster & Co» – a bar of fast sea-food format, recently opened in Podol. Loft-style, location in the tourist area, seafood, fast service and affordable prices – all this can be found at Naprosecco Oyster & Co. The place is crowded, with music hits playing. The menu includes oysters, mussels, shrimps, langoustines and burgers with cutlet and seafood. Prosecco (44 UAH), Wine (33 UAH), Mulled wine (44 UAH) are offered for drinks. You can enjoy your glass of wine along with a snack of mussels or shrimp for 44 UAH, as well as oysters or langoustines for 33 UAH.
Address: Sahaydachnogo str., 41
Contacts: +38(099)950-15-44
Work hours: Mon – Thu, Sun from 12:00 to 24:00, Fri – Sat from 12:00 to 02:00.
Average bill: 150-200 UAH per person.

6.«Rozkovbas» – a two-tier bar in the heart of the capital, where any menu item goes for 29 UAH. Here you can drink mulled wine or punch, and have a pizza, fried shrimps on a skewer or a hot dog with fries. They offer cheesecakes for a dessert. Even though the bar is not big, it is quite cozy and crowded, especially in the evenings. Music, cheerful bartenders and good mood are there for you.
Address: Khreshchatyk str., 27
Contacts: +38(067)474-75-57
Work hours: Mon – Thu, Sun from 12:00 to 23:00, Fri from 12:00 to 24:00, Sun from 12:00 to 02:00.
Average bill: 100-150 UAH per person.

7.«Flower Mafia Bar» – a mono format bar, opened in a flower boutique on Volodymyrska street. This is an unusual boutique bar, where all items on the menu are 28 UAH. For this price you can have coffee, a glass of wine, brandy or cider, and take a hot dog for a snack. The bar has its own chip. Anyone who places an order, receives a rose, a hyacinth or any other flower as a gift. A small institution located two floors decorated in loft style. Its windows are decorated with flowers and different trifles for bouquets. There are always plenty of those, willing to visit this place. If you do not find a place inside, you can stay on the terrace with sun loungers and wooden table-boxes under the trees.
Address: Volodymyrska str., 69.
Contacts: +38(066)517-01-44.
Work hours: Mon – Fri from 09:00 to 23:30, Sat from 10:00 to 23:30, Sun from 12:00 to 23:00.
Average bill: 100-150 UAH per person.

8.«The friends’ bar» – a party place in one of the courtyards on Mikhailivska street. Isolated from the city noise courtyard, intimate atmosphere and cheap drinks are the main advantages of the bar. Kyiv youth, hipsters and informals love to gather here. Menu features hot dogs on the grill and alcoholic beverages. There are several types of cider (30 UAH), tinctures (25 UAH), cocktails (80 UAH) and spirits (20-60 UAH). The bar is too small, that’s why the whole party takes place in a cozy courtyard, where local musicians play in the evenings.
Address: Mykhailivska str., 13
Work hours: Mon – Fri from 17:00 to 02:00, Sat – Sun from 14:00 to 02:00.
Average bill: 150-200 UAH per person.

9.«Kanapka» – a cozy bar with an original interior on Andriivsky Descent, launched by famous restaurateur Borisov. Once inside, you will feel the atmosphere of the old mystical Kyiv. The KANAPKA BAR concept features a single menu at one price. Here they offer oysters, wine along with tuna canapes, pita with falafel, surf & turf burger and tweezers with 4 types of cheese. The price of any item is 69 UAH (!). Except for wine, there is also beer and cider. The price for a drink is also single – 39 UAH per serving.
Address: Andriivsky Descent, 30-a
Contacts: +38(097)448-14-33
Work hours: Mon – Sun from 09:00 to 24:00.
Average bill: 150-300 UAH per person.

10.«Drinkarnya» – a bar on Mikhailivska square, not so long ago opened to visitors. Pleasant atmosphere, delicious liqueurs and DJ sets made the place famous in the evenings. Once here, it seems that you belong to this place, where you are welcomed in a homely warm atmosphere. The menu features more than a dozen liqueurs of local preparation (40-60 UAH), and cocktails (150 UAH). Sandwiches (40-60 UAH), canapés (30 UAH), Meat or cheese platter (140 UAH) are offered along drinks. On Fridays and Saturdays, there are late night parties with DJs, cocktails and groovy music.
Address: Mykhailivska str., 15
Contacts: +38(063)393-30-30
Work hours: Tue – Thu, Sun from 14:00 to 23:00, Fri – Sat from 14:00 to 02:00, Mon – closed.
Average bill: 150-300 UAH per person.