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Kiev Cafe

Via Bruno Buozzi, Matera, Italy
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
3 weeks ago
“Friendly with good coffee”
6 Sep 2017
“Filomena is bellissima! Superb food, wonderful view & wonderful staff! We LOVE Kiev Cafe!!”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Bruno Buozzi, Matera, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great coffee overlooking the piazza. The cafe was clean and the staff all very friendly and helpful with our questions.

Thank SonjaB60
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We spent 3 nights in Matera and ate at the Kiev Cafe every day! There were 13 people in our party and all of us enjoyed the outstanding food, the staff and Filomena the owner. We are already planning to go back to visit in...More

1  Thank sillywino
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Stay away from this caffe. Staff very rude. We entered to this place we were traveling with our luggage since we were leaving that afternoon. We were ignored for 10 minutes before getting sit and a waitress looked at us like we were second class...More

Thank Arsel I
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We stayed at I tre portali and went here for breakfast every day. And fen for mid afternoon snacks. The apricot croissants are to die for

Thank Sorcha D
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had either lunch or a light dinner all three days we were in Matera as it was just across from our hotel. There are a variety of tasty sandwiches and salads with the fabulous pane di Matera. There is outdoor seating...More

Thank jaydub1948
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Simple and friendly spot to enjoy the best possible view thanks to its perfect location in the main Piazza of the Sassi!!!

Thank vivaforever83
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The folks who run this cafe are friendly and flexible. The food was good and priced to be a good value. We had a large group for dinner and they accommodated our needs gracefully despite it being a busy time. Outside seating offers beautiful views...More

Thank Roger4000
Reviewed 15 June 2016

As with so many things which end up being regrettable "It seemed such a good idea at the time". Gorgeous afternoon, smashing location in a piazza with a great view of a church and a super place to people watch. Thats the good part. I...More

Thank Me_n_my_rucksack
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We had a lunch here, a salad and a plate of meats. The food was wonderful with flavorful ingredients. For dessert they have artisinal gelato. Modest prices and tables with a view make this place an optimal place to have lunch in Matera!

Thank Eneasen
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Great food, great location and fabulous service. The best lunch ever. Traditional food, prepared with care, served with style. So happy.

Thank Joanne P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bruno Buozzi, Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
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