Art Club 44
Well-hidden but well known meeting point on Kreshatyk where you can eat cheaply, drink plenty and listen to live music every evening.
A true pub - serves beer and food at reasonable prices in a modest cellar space and on a terrace placed in a yard.
Prorizna 4, Kiev
Cosy little hard-to-find place just off Khreshatyk (hint: in the backyard), very popular among expats. Drinks and food at more than reasonable prices.
Bessarabka Square 2, Kiev
A rather spacious bar under the Bessarabka market offering Ukrianian food and good selection of beer.
Mikhailivska 16, Kiev
A pleasant bar about 5 minutes walk from Maydan Nezalezhnosti. A wide variety of dishes for reasonable prices, good selection of beer and drinks.
Shota Rustaveli 12, Kiev
A bar with live music on Fridays and Saturdays
Bogatyrska 9, Kiev
Though located at the end of the city, Dockers is worth visiting. It's a spacious bar in Irish style but with local atmosphere. There is live music every night and parties at weekends. And to make it really worth the ride have dinner - the food is delicious.
Khreshatyk 15, LG Passage
The old Mojo club got replaced by Dockers ABC - good news for those of us who are big fans of Dockers but don't have wheels..!
Shevchenko Blvd. 1
Here's where expats frequently meet thanks to the central location, good selection of cocktails as well as food.
The pub owes its name to the fact that there are peanuts served for free non stop. During summertime there is a tiny terrace, for the rest of the year, you can eat and drink in what seems an even tinier cellar.
Mikhaylyvska 17a, Kiev, 279 1584
Popular place for expats to hang out and watch all sports matches.
Volodymyrska 40/2, Kiev
A spacious pub also showing sport matches and featuring billiard and darts.
Basseyna 2A, Kiev
The sports bar is located on the first floor of the complex, in summer there is a big screen installed outside opposite the terrace.
B. Khmelnytskovo 3, Kiev
Screens along the rooms and all major sports events shown. Book a table if there is an interesting match, this place gets packed.