Kiev

Restaurants in Kiev

For French pastries and desserts, there is the Wolkonsky Patisserie & Café, in the Premier Palace Hotel.

For top-shelf Georgian, Kazbek is the place to go

Ikra, on Saksa_ganskogo, has excellent seafood, along with an oyster bar and a fine slogan: if it's fresher, it swims.

For a quiet few hours, decompress at Babuin, a bookstore, café, and bar on Bogdana Khmelnytskogo.

Kiev's most authentic Ukrainian dining experience is situated in a wooden houseboat docked on the Dnieper.

Among the many new clubs, bars, and restaurants in Kiev, none is hotter than Decadence House. The café and club is black inside, an Art Deco chamber of discreet permissions. Beautiful women come and go, dressed to kill.