The city of a hundred spires has a proud history of serving its nation’s hearty cuisine, however, a great number of
superb international restaurants have touched down here in Prague in recent years. Trendy, Chic, and Avant Garde
now join the Traditional Czech group dining options now possible.
If you’re looking for something different and don’t have a fear of heights, then head to the top three floors of this Gothic bell tower. Zvonice restaurant is located at the very top three floors of an authentic bell tower, nearby to Wenceslas square, complete with the original town bell which dates back to 1518. Although the cuisine is much more modern, the service and atmosphere is timeless.
One of the first gourmet restaurants in Prague to open its doors after the velvet revolution. By 1996, V Zatisi, translated as Still Life, had achieved the prestigious best restaurant in Central and Eastern Europe award by Egon Ronays Seagram Guide, and by 2001 it had been named best restaurant in Prague by Gourmet. V Zatisi continues to be a true gem in Prague’s gourmet restaurant scene.
Vojanuv Dvur is more of a dining complex rather than just a restaurant. Its traditional bohemian atmosphere, complemented with a large summer beer garden in the courtyard, is the perfect setting to sample and savour the time-honored Czech menu. The overall feel of this restaurant, located 2 minutes from the Charles Bridge, brings you back to the essence of a Prague pub in the early 20th century.
U Fleku is a place of pilgrimage for beer drinkers from around the globe and one of the most visited pubs in the Czech Republic. Being the oldest pub in the largest beer drinking, and producing, nations in the world is quite a badge of honor. As the pub itself dates back to 1499, the restaurant is rather a new addition, within about the last 100 years or so anyways. A great group dining experience.
Terasa U Zlate Studne restaurant is one of Mala Strana's best "hidden secrets", tucked away in the cobbled back streets and accessible only by lift. Terasa U Zlate Studne is a sophisticated fine-dining experience that blends world-class cooking, with the highest standards in quality and service. Situated directly below the Prague Castle, it easily qualifies as one of the most beautiful restaurants in Prague.
Pilsner restaurant, at the lower level of the Municipal House, is one of the most beautiful secession pubs in the central Europe. The space is decorated with original large ceramic tile mosaics depicting city emblems, and decorative windows, all in Art Deco styling. A perfect destination for those searching for some Prague nostalgia whilst revealing in a typical beer hall atmosphere. Ideal for large groups.
New Town Brewery, is fairly new in Prague as it was founded in 1993, but represents some of the oldest of Prague’s traditions and customs. Old city chronicles actually note that in 1434 a brew house was actually built on the same location where this current brew house restaurant now resides. Several different areas which range from a Gothic hall, to classic 1920's pub, as well as a summer terrace.
Petrin hill is a large green area in the center of Prague, with the most amazing views throughout the entire city, as it is perched high above everything, including the Prague Castle which is nestled just below it. Nebozizek lies directly in the middle of this unique location. The only way up the hill is either by hoofing it, or via the funicular railway, who’s only purpose is to go up and down the hill.
Mlynec Dining Room is an example of a restaurant which has found perfect balance between its luxurious atmosphere in the dining room, and an enthusiastic chef, Marek Šáda in the kitchen. The interior of the restaurant is vast which makes it an ideal venue for a variety of event and celebration settings. Literally a stone’s throw from the Charles Bridge and the bridge tower, lurking above. Truly a breath taking view.