No matter how you look at it, Lviv is lovely. But the most beautiful way to enjoy it is from a bird’s-eye view. A meal or a drink on a terrace with a view over the rooftops is always relaxing and romantic. So here are the best restaurants in Lviv that have terraces with great views.
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Beer Restaurant Kumpel
The legendary beer restaurant Kumpel has an outdoor terrace on the roof that can easily accommodate about 50 people. There’s also a closed terrace with panoramic windows for times when the weather isn’t cooperating. They brew their own beer here in several varieties, all of which are worth sampling. Every Friday and Saturday musicians perform. This is one of our favorite restaurants in Lviv for a relaxing get together with friends.
Address: Chornovola Boulevard 2B
Hours: 11:00 am – Midnight every day
Phone Number: +380 (068) 998 99 95
Restaurant Valentino is situated in the Hotel Swiss. The terrace here actually has two levels. You can enjoy the most beautiful views from the roof. The terrace is partially enclosed and covered, which comes in handy when it’s breezy. There’s live music here every Friday and Saturday, and the atmosphere is always lively and welcoming.
Address: Nyzhankivskoho Street 20
Hours: Noon– 11:00 pm every day
Phone Number: +380 (032) 235 67 66
This wonderful restaurant in the Hotel Saint Feder serves Mediterranean and Ukrainian cuisine. It is small, with only about 10 tables, so the atmosphere is intimate and the service is personal. The terrace is enclosed by windows, so you can enjoy great views of Lviv at any time of year. Among restaurants in Lviv this is a real classic.
Address: Zvenygorodska Street 3
Hours: Noon – 11:00 pm every day
Phone Number: +380 (032) 297 00 00
Restaurant House of Legend
The terrace is cozy here, with only five small tables. But despite the small size, there’s plenty to keep you entertained, including a Soviet-era car. The terrace of the House of Legends has two levels: on the first, you can sit under the clink of coins, as visitors try to throw them into the hat of the chimney sweep. And on the second level, you can sit in the open air. Both terraces have great views.
Address: Staroyevreiska Street 48
Hours: 11:00 am – 2:00 am every day
Phone Number: +380 (050) 430 29 24
Restaurant & Museum Gas Lamp
This is another restaurant from the same group that created House of Legend. The rooftop terrace is closed and the windows aren’t panoramic, but the view of the city is still beautiful and it goes perfectly with the tasty food and drinks on offer.
Address: Virmenska Street 48
Hours: 10:00 am – 2:00 am every day
Phone Number: +380 (050) 371 09 08
Dnister Panorama Bar
The Dnister Panorama Bar is located on the 9th floor of the Dnister Hotel. The food and service here are fantastic. The bar has large panoramic windows you can open to enjoy the view of Lviv.
Address: Mateika Street 6
Hours: Noon – 11:00 pm every day
Phone Number: +380 (032) 297 43 65
This restaurant is located on the 7th floor of the Panorama Lviv Hotel. From here you can enjoy a view of Freedom Boulevard, as well as one of the main sights in Lviv – the Opera House. Restaurant Panorama has two terraces: one open and one closed. The closed terrace has panoramic windows and a ceiling.
Address: Freedom Boulevard 45
Hours: 10:00 am – 1:00 am every day
Phone Number: +380 (032) 225 90 09
Leopolis only has four tables but all of them offer a very unique view of Old Town. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a romantic dinner. The terrace is open, so choose the day and time of your visit carefully. If you want to sit on the terrace be sure to book a table in advance.
Address: Teatralna Street 16
Hours: Noon – 10:00 pm every day
Phone Number: +380 (032) 295 95 00
Café Lviv Handmade Chocolate
If you are enjoying the restaurants in Lviv for the first time you should also stop by this chocolate workshop, though of course it’s not exactly a restaurant. If you go upstairs to the highest floor of Lviv Handmade Chocolate, you’ll find a very cozy outdoor terrace. From here you’ll have a beautiful view of the roofs of the old houses of Lviv.
Address: Serbska Street 3
Hours: 9:00 am – 10:00 pm every day
Phone Number: +380 (050) 430 60 33
The restaurants in Lviv are great, but they are only part of the city’s charm. We’d love to tell you more about the great holidays you can have here. Just get in touch!
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Nataly was one of our Central Europe Destination Managers from 2013-2018, based in Prague. Originally from Ukraine, Prague has been her home for many years. She loves exploring the Czech Republic and neighboring countries whenever the opportunity arises.