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Besarabsky Market

Besarabska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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  • Average17%
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“fresh meat” (2 reviews)
“caviar” (5 reviews)
“central kiev” (2 reviews)
Besarabska Square, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped there last night. Fish (pike) and cabbage was fantastic. Humus - oysters were great. Nice atmosphere. Will be back.

Thank Vegas917
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

U can find all kind of meat, fish, cheese, flowers, fruits and vegetables.. even herbs you can find inside with medium range price

Thank Zozo A
Reviewed 10 January 2017

very cute place for those who want to feel taste of traditional atmospere of market. you can find here different fresh fruits and vegetables in the centre of the city (it is situated near Khreschatik street), but it could be rather expensive. try to haggle...More

Thank Shostak I
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Really a market for locals with meat fish pickled veg fresh veg snd fruits and dried stuff Fruit looked great so i wanted some cherries Honestly was charged 10 times more than the local Lovely chatty man but he made sure to distract me from...More

Thank mvb123
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Kiev is not the real place for shopping but it's fine for few things and they have a chocolate factory in that area which you have to go

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I bought a sausage and it turned out later that it was 10x the price than in a normal shop. Try first the Metro Market and go to the Bessarabsky just to have a look at things.

Thank Jozefa Ariella J
Reviewed 4 August 2016

One of the best things to do in central Kiev is to walk down the attractive Khreshchatyk Avenue from the Maydan Nezhalestnosti (the famous Independence Square, known from recent political events) all the way - maybe 20 leisurely minutes - to the Bessarabska Square with...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Old market in downtown Kiev, good for buying fresh, in season, fruit and vegetables and locally produced dairy products. Fresh meat, nuts and honey is also on offer. A bit overpriced. The building itself is an interesting peace of architecture, but has been somewhat neglected...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Tried things that no one should ever try. Had horse meat (tasted like you would expect road kill to taste like). Stayed right down street, interesting little market. Right out front there is an underground mail, worth seeing as well.

Thank Ted E
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Quite small market and not the normal atmospheric hustle & bustle of a busy city market May have originally been for the locals but suspect now for visitors wanting to buy caviar

Thank Darrel J
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18 April 2017|
Response from Vegas917 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am from Las Vegas. Had no problems