Nightlife

Top Choice Brewery in Lviv

Pravda Beer Theatre

The latest addition to Lviv's drinking scene is this dramatically industrial, multistorey beer temple right on pl Rynok. The master brewer here creates several types of beer, often given imaginative and sometimes po…
Top Choice Bar in Lviv

Pyana Vyshnya

It's easy to find this one-drink bar – just look for the crowd of people on pl Rynok holding tiny glasses of something crimson, any time of the day. The tipple in question is the namesake, 18.5% volume, bitter-sweet…
Top Choice Cafe in Lviv

Svit Kavy

Pick of the bunch on pl Katedralna, with no theme, no gimmicks, just a focus on Lviv's best coffee-making traditions (hence it's always packed with locals). Beans come from almost every continent, and if you like th…
Top Choice Cafe in Lviv

Lvivska Maysternya Shokoladu

You'll find Lviv's chocolate cafes all over the country, but there's something special about the central Lviv branch where it all began. Cafe tables and serving points pack every free space in a tall townhouse on Se…
Top Choice Cafe in Lviv

Lvivska Kopalnya Kavy

Lviv is Ukraine's undisputed coffee capital, and the 'Lviv Coffee Mine' is where the stratum of arabica is excavated by local colliers from deep beneath pl Rynok. You can tour the mine or just sample the heart-pumpi…
Cafe in Lviv

Dzyga

This cafe–art gallery in the shadow of the Dominican Cathedral has a relaxed vibe. It's particularly popular with bohemian, alternative types but seems to attract pretty much everyone, really. The summertime outdoor…
Cafe in Lviv

Pid Zolotoyu Zirkoyu

The latest addition to Lviv's cafe scene is this historical pharmacy punctiliously converted into a very stylish coffeehouse. The tables and bar are liver-purple marble, the wooden pharmacy cabinets have been carefu…
Pub in Lutsk

Maydan

The best, most atmospheric watering hole in town boasts a dark tavern-like hall with long benches and a stage for local weekend strummers to perform, two quieter seating areas for daytime imbibing, and a beer menu p…
Beer Hall in Lviv

Robert Doms Beer House

This fantastic, utterly unique beer hall is located three storeys underground in a centuries-old beer-storage vault once used by the neighbouring Lvivske brewery. It's named after the brewery's founder and features …
Cafe in Lviv

Pid Synoyu Flyazhkoyu

With its nostalgia for the Polish-Austrian past and its dark interior, the tiny 'Under the Blue Bottle' cafe at the back of a courtyard has a cosy, secretive atmosphere. It serves simple snacks and drinks inside and…