Your Guide to
Travel, Entertainment, Business and Expat Life in Lviv, Lwow, Lvov, Lemberg, Ukraine.


SANKOFF show
SANKOFF is a club outside Lviv’s city center that’s popular with a young crowd. Large dance floor, live music and shows. Take the 20 minute taxi ride for Ladies’ Night Thursdays.
Propaganda Manhattan cocktail
Propaganda is a lounge bar-restaurant where you’ll find premium cocktails and a 24-7 kitchen. For a more sophisticated crowd.A 10-12 minute walk from Lviv’s center.
Zolotyi Dukat facade
Zolotyi Dukat is a stylish underground cafe that’s popular with Lviv’s coffee connoisseurs. Try Mocha Yemen Matari “the world’s oldest coffee” or Ducat’s Gold.
Yuriy Kulchytsky
Lviv is Ukraine's coffee capital. Narrow cobblestone streets full of quaint cafés recall “Old Europe.” Did you know that Lviv played an important role in the history of coffee?
Hrushevsky food
At Lviv's Hrushevky Cinema Jazz Restaurant you can enjoy Continental European and Ukrainian cuisine as well as weekly movie screenings and live music in a fashionable setting. Jazz improvisations on weeknights and concerts on weekends.
Spizharka - cheesecake
Lviv's Spizharka is not only cafe and sweet shop, but also "a real flat of a real Galician housewife", where you can taste homemade sweets, ice cream and pastries as well as homemade marmalade (jams) and pickles. Cozy and quiet spot.
L'UFT - food
L'UFT Pub sits right in Lviv's center and features democratic prices and comfy couches. A good place to hang out with friends or catch some live music. A mix of Ukrainian and Continental European cuisine and a wide range of drinks.
Kutya - sweet grain pudding
Christmas and New Year's in Lviv. Ukrainian holiday traditions like caroling, Verteps nativity plays, cuisine, a delicious doughnut recipe, useful Ukrainian phrases for Christmas, a month-long schedule of winter holiday activities in Lviv.