The city has many restaurants, cafes and bars that offer a wide variety of dishes, ranging from Lithuanian cuisine to gourmet and exotic food to suit every taste and budget.
It is highly recommended that while in Kaunas, to try the great potato dumplings – the Cepelinai (Zeppelin), the cold beetroot soup (Šaltibarščiai) and the „live“ (non-pasteurised) Lithuanian honey beer.
Wholesome simple ingredients are the key to Lithuanian cooking. Traditionally cold winters and harsh times are reflected in the “Hunter’s” menu we see today – there aren’t many parts of an animal that don’t go into the Lithuanian pot. Meat is heartily served with staple vegetables such as potato and cabbage.
If you need an advice where to eat in Kaunas, please visit or contact Kaunas Tourism Information Centre (Laisvės al. 36, tel. +370 37 323 436) qualified specialists will give you the best advice.
Set in the atmospheric basement of the stylish Kaunas Hotel!
Cuisine: European and Lithuanian.
Traditional Lithuanian cuisine restaurant located in the Old Town. Make sure you try the soup in the bowl made from bread
In 1965 the Restaurant „Medziotojų uzeiga“ was established on the premises. The restaurant is decorated with hunting trophies and fire places.
A recognised, local restaurant serving such delights as Venison in a Cherry Sauce.
An Egyptian restaurant in the centre of the city, offering a variety of staple Middle Eastern delicacies. Authentic atmosphere of the restaurant is created by the details of interior design, tableware and decorations brought from Egypt.
A terrace to dine at while enjoying views of the Old Town or a medieval brick vaulted cellar inside, complete with frescoed walls by candle light.
Legendary restaurant - brewery „Avilys“, situated in Kaunas Old Town in an ancient vault. There are two live, unpasteurized special taste sorts of beer produced in the restaurant.
Buon Giorno Taverna
The great place for Italian cuisine lovers. The restaurant is located in the Old town.
The stylish, spacious "1410" restaurant, located in "Žalgiris" arena.
Restaurant Diverso, located at the Park Inn by Radisson, is a top choice for high-quality European cuisine. With a chic atmosphere and plenty of natural light, the restaurant is perfect for business lunches and special evenings out.
Gan Bei city
Chinese cuisine and Japanese sushi-bar, with a stylish design. The restaurant settlet down in the largest shopping center "Akropolis".
The Restaurant is located in the authentic, 500-years old wine cellar. Cozy atmosphere, a huge selection of wine.
Vegetarian restaurant. It is an Indian restaurant in the center of Kaunas, The traditional Indian ingredients such as ghee and paneer, alongside spices from around the world. There are also homemade breads and samosas, and a fine selection of Indian sweet dishes for dessert.
Le Rouge Brasserie & Cafe. French restaurant, located in the heart of Old Town. The real French tradition. While other restaurants attempt to impress their guests with molecular gastronomy, this restaurant stays true to the time-tested French recipes which made a great influence on the whole culinary world.
Portofino is all about Italy - food, wines, music – even interior narrates visitors about this special and magical place in the world.
Grizzly Grill & Salad
Grilled food, stakes, salad. Breakfast menu. Free WiFi internet access.
Magnus hotel restaurant
European cuisine, cosy and modern restaurant on the ground floor of the Magnus Hotel.
Italian cuisine and home wines.
Trattoria Piccola Italia
The stylish Italian restaurant radiating homely warmth located in the centre of Kaunas. Homemade pasta, Italian pizzas, salads, desserts and carefully selected wines from the best Italian wine regions.
Located in Kaunas picture gallery.
Restaurant Monte Pacis is headed by chef Darius Dabrovolskas, a bronze winner of Culinary olympics 2012. A la Carte menu, based on local and seasonal products, innovatively and tastefully combines the culinary heritages of different epoques and cultures that once existed and still exist in Pažaislis. The wine list includes authentic wine made by the monks.
Two Monte Pacis indoor hallsare perfectly fit for different types of events, conferences or concerts.
Fresh and tasty. Talutti invites you to taste and get to know dishes from all over the world.
Asian restaurant located in the Old Town. A special and unique place with luxury atmosphere and architecture.
Mediterranean restaurant located in the Old Town.
European cuisine. The premier goal is hundred percent guests satisfaction, and this is not only the words, but a fact which all acting and activities are concerned around!
Raw Inn - is passionate about supporting you in embracing a new level of body and mind health. The mission is to share sophisticated, mouth - watering tastes of healthy raw vegan living.
Restaurant UOKSAS represents contemporary, seasonal and creative cuisine. Simple, clean and modern, rough interior is warmed with cozy wooden details and lush of greens.