Italian in Odesa


You'd need to hire an army of culinary detectives to find better pasta between here and Italy, but your chances would still be low. The restaurant occupies a large wooden terrace with an open kitchen, which churns o…
Italian in Lutsk


Venice carnival meets Salvador Dalí at this refined and imaginatively decorated place serving what may be Lutsk’s most flavour-conscious menu. There’s a definite Italian bent here with pizzas, pastas and risottos, b…
Italian in Kyiv


In Kiev, there is no shortage of good Italian restaurants, but in this one you can hear Italian spoken most of the time, because Walter, the owner, made it a home away from home for expats from the Apennines – a sur…
Italian in Kharkiv


Brand-new Italian job in the Ave Plaza shopping centre complete with faux Roman columns, Venetian-themed frescoes, loud Ukrainian FM radio and affordable Appenine edibles, plus sushi.
Italian in Kyiv

Osteria Pantagruel

Homemade pasta, risotto and bruschetta are turned out at this whitewashed cellar restaurant by Zoloti Vorota. The warm months see tables and chairs spill onto the square out the front – probably the best place in Ky…