Top Choice Italian in Yerevan


Ask local foodies to nominate the best Italian food in town, and they inevitably choose this place. The chef uses seasonal ingredients to create pizzas, antipasti, pasta, grills and excellent versions of classic des…
Top Choice International in Yerevan

The Club

Fusing western Armenian and French cuisine, the menu at this fashionable basement restaurant includes salads, traditional village dishes such as dolma (meat, rice and herbs wrapped in vine leaves) and manti (meat ra…
Top Choice Armenian in Gyumri

Cherkezi Dzor

Popular with Russian officers from the nearby army base, this restaurant is a great summer choice. Seating is in open pavilions surrounding the fish pools where your dinner will be caught to order. Those in the know…
Top Choice Armenian in Yerevan


Serving 'western Amenian' dishes that are very similar to those enjoyed in Turkey, this is one of the most popular eateries in the city centre. The decor and service are without frills, but this doesn't matter – eve…
Armenian in Sevan

Zanazan Restaurant

Well, this one's a surprise. Housed in a huge barnlike building constructed with local stone, this excellent restaurant serves the best food in the region. The unusual and salads and barbecued ishkhan (trout) are pa…
Chinese in Yerevan


Finding good Chinese food in the Caucasus is no mean feat, but Beijing pulls it off. It has a smart interior, friendly service and about 300 different dishes.
Uzbek in Yerevan


You can enjoy authentic Central Asian manti (dumplings – better than the Armenian variety), plus samsa (baked meat pastry), laghman (noodle dish) and plov (a rice dish with meat and fruit) amid traditionally Uzbek d…
Cafe in Yerevan

Café Central

With its wood panels, high ceilings, mirrors and art deco air this café feels like a throwback to 1920s. The menu features an extensive range of coffees and cakes plus salads and light meals.
Georgian in Yerevan

Caucasus Tavern

This is one of the more successful ‘tourist’ restaurants in town. Waiters in Georgian garb dish up cheap drinks such as mulberry oghee shots for AMD400, feasts of khachapuri (cheese pies) and main barbecue platters …
Diner in Yerevan

City Diner

This place is wall-to-wall with street signs and license plates in a reaching attempt to create a 1950s American diner. The menu of Philly cheese steaks, bacon burgers and cheese fries is geared towards homesick Ame…