Where to eat

Our tip where eat well if you are looking for an upmarket restaurant in Prague


Essencia Restaurant, Nebovidska 459/1, Prague 1, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel - a globally acclaimed chef Jiri Stift, Czech and international cuisine at the highest level, wine brunch on Saturday and Sunday, friendly service and environment

U Prince - Old Town Square 29, Prague 1 - Czech specialties and international cuisine, on the roof of the building terrace with one of the most beautiful panoramic views of the historical center of Prague.


Restaurant Blue Wagon, Uruguayska 176/19, Prague 2 - nearby from the square Namesti Miru, TripAdvisor rewarded this restaurant with Certificate of Excellence, modern Czech and international cuisine, modern ambience, friendly service


Our tip where eat well and taste Czech and international cuisine at reasonable prices in Prague

Vinohradsky Parliament, Korunni 1, Prague 2 / Vinohrady - Vinohradsky Parliament concept was created in collaboration with Staropramen brewery. Trying to create a unique place where will be draw the best beer Staropramen and will be serve traditional Czech cuisine using the finest ingredients.


Kolkovna, V Celnici 4, Prague 1 - traditional Czech cuisine, traditional Czech beer, nice atmosphere right in the heart of Prague


La Belle Epoque - Krizovnicka 97/8, Prague 1 - in this slightly bohemian style restaurant you can taste one of the best steaks in Prague, which will be prepared on the grill right before you


Light head - Borsov 2, Prague 1 - unique vegetarian restaurant which offers quality healthy food with an unforgettable atmosphere. We definitely recommend you visit this restaurant during your stay in Prague.


Ambiente - Restuarant network - each restaurant is focused on different ingrediences. We can recommend you:



  • Brasileiro - U Radnice 8/13, Prague 1 - this restaurant is focused on meat that is really exclusive. We can recommend you the offer "Eat what you can". Very friendly staff and environment. Unfortunately, there is almost always crowded, make a reservation in advance.
  • Pasta Fresca - Celetna 11, Prague 1 - do you love Italian cuisine, then this is the right choice for you. Fresh and tasty homemade pasta, fresh seafood. Pleasant staff and environment.
  • Lokal Dlouha - Dlouha 33, Prague 1 - stylish typical Czech cuisine. We recommend order typical Czech goulash and  beer Pilsen 12°.

Samurai - Londynska 73/379, Prague 2 - lovers of Japanese cuisine and particular sushi will be thrilled. Pleasant staff and environment.


Tip where you get for what is the Czech Republic famous ... ..the best Czech beer

U Jelinku, Charvatova 33/1, Prague 1 - there used to be the tavern at the beginning of the last century. Family Jelinek get it in 1918 and eight years later made Mr. Jelinek a contract with brewery Pilsner. Since then lovers of the amber nectar come here for a great "pilsner". Among them are many celebrities - actors, writers, artists and representatives of other professions. Very popular czech singer Waldemar Matuska also loved this tavern.

U Balbinu / Balbinova pivnice, Jungmannova 22, Prague 1 - a purely Czech pub restaurant "U Balbinu." Friendly, fast and courteous service will be care about you. Service is able at any time to help and advise you so that you feel almost like home. Pub has separate smoking and non-smoking area and an outdoor summer garden in the courtyard. Between 11:00am - 2.00pm offers lunch menu and at this time is ground floor of the pub Non-Smoking. 

Lokal Dlouha, Dlouha 33, Prague 1 - a traditional Czech pub with its own tank beer, where you can find typical Czech cuisine but a little bit differently. Everything is made only from the finest, fresh and mostly local ingredients. You can enjoy here both the traditional Czech beer and food.


Prague Beer Museum, Dlouha 46, Prague 1 or Americka 341/43, Prague 2 - a unique pub with 30 Czech breweries in the bar. Friendly atmosphere and service, right in the center of Prague, near by the Old Town Square. A place where you go for your stay maybe more than once.


U Fleku, Kremencova 11, Prague 1 - Brewery and Restaurant U Fleku belong between the best known and most visited Czech cultural monuments.This brewery restaurant offers comfortable seating for more than 1,200 visitors in eight halls and outdoor garden. In the charming surroundings of the historic halls you can taste the beer lager U Fleku 13 ° which is brewed right here, and you can also taste traditional Czech cuisine.

A few more tips on restaurants with Czech and international cuisine, which we can recommend:

Czech cuisine

Kolkovna Olympia, Vitezna 7, Prague 1 - On the left bank of the river Vltava, under the Petrin hill in Mala Strana, is placed the corner house, whose construction began in 1903. Since its inception, the house served almost exclusively for restaurant purposes. The last renovation and reopening dates back to 2003. Kolkovna Olympia offers seating on one floor and on the outdoor garden. The total number of seats is 222. Spaces are smoking and fully air-conditioned. You can find at the bar beers like Pilsner Urquell and black Kozel, Master 13 ° amber and Birell Light. Chef of Olympia Jarmila Zámečníková recommends delicious grilled venison steak on black lentils with mushrooms and shallots.

U Vejvodu, Jilska 4, Prague 1 - walking through the narrow winding streets of the Old Town don´t forget to visit the pub U Vejvodu, which is a jewel among Czech restaurants. Czech spirit survives there, but without the ubiquitous smoke and noise. Pilsner beer is flowing there at very reasonable prices. For a first view at the entrance to a small ground floor its look like a cozy pub. But after a few steps down open a whole new world. World stacked rows of tables and boxes in niches, large TV screens with live sports and a wide selection of dishes from light pastas to traditional Czech delicacies. Visiting U Vejvodu is truly wonderful experience, especially for visitors who want to experience the spirit of traditional Czech pub. On top of all that is the great service that caters to your pint never stayed empty.

Potrefena Husa, Vinohradska 104, Prague 3 - it is a chain of restaurants in the Czech Republic, which is combination of delicious food at reasonable prices with excellent and friendly service. First Potrefena Husa was opened in Vinohrady in 1999 and thanks to its huge success were established a number of branches in Prague and also outside of Prague. Potrefena Husa offers a wide range of international cuisine. Modern's air-conditioned interior is dominated by a sophisticated bar, from which you can watch sports on several television screens placed above it. You can choose from a number of draft beer, such as Staropramen Granat, Stella Artois and Hoegaarden, and a wide selection of bottled beers and wines. Homemade freshly baked pretzels are great with beer. The restaurant has a non-smoking area and a terrace where you can enjoy lunch or dinner in the open air. The entire interior is also Wi-Fi free. Other two branches of Potrefena Husa you can find here: Potrefená Husa - Dejvice and Potrefená Husa - Pankrác.

Japanese Cuisine

Samurai, Londynska 73/379, Prague 2 - sushi restaurant Samurai offers its customers a completely new experience in fine dining. Samurai is currently the largest and most luxurious Japanese sushi restaurant in Prague. Japanese specialties are preparing here by a team of experienced Czech and Asian chefs. Except for sushi and sashimi offers a large selection of hot entrees. This restaurant is great also for lovers of meat such as pork, duck or lamb, but also for vegetarians. This beautiful Japanese restaurant offers teppanyaki - dishes prepared right before you on specially equipped tables with hood. Asian chefs will perform a captivating knife-show during the preparation of meals.You can show off your singing in karaoke in the restaurant.

The Sushi Bar, Zborovska 49, Prague 5 - one of the first sushi restaurants in the Czech Republic. This small restaurant, which is located next to the Seefood Shop, serving freshly prepared sushi of all kinds since 1999. Its interior has a simple but sophisticated design. You can order sushi prepared on ways Nigiri, Sashimi, including an exclusive Maki offer, which includes the Yasa Tsukemono and Furai ebi maki. Besides of sushi you can found on the menu also a number of delicious salads including seaweed salad (Sarada Wakame - seaweed salad with cucumber and dressing) and a fresh salad of avocado with tuna (Maguro Avocado), fish dishes and a variety of soups. The restaurant offers high quality food at reasonable prices, its service is very professional and a welcoming, and has cozy atmosphere.

Miyabi, Navratilova 10, Prague 1 - Miyabi is authentic Japanese restaurant near Charles Square in the city center with an attractive, simple and clean interior decorated in the spirit of natural bamboo and stones. The owner of the restaurant is the son of Czechs and Japanese who learned the art of Japanese cuisine from his father in Japan. The menu is varied and offers a great selection of maki rolls and nigiri, sashimi dishes, tempura, soba noodles, fresh salads, and interesting and tasty desserts including tiramisu with green tea, green tea ice cream and wagashi. Also offers a wide selection of teas and selected types of sake. Miyabi has three cozy tatami rooms of various sizes. If you wish to dine on the traditional Japanese way, we recommend you make the reservation in advance.

Kosher Cuisine

King Solomon - Glatt Kosher restaurant, Siroka 7/37, Prague 1 - in the middle of Jewish Quarter in Prague is King Solomon Restaurant, the oldest kosher restaurant in town. King Solomon Restaurant offers a selection of the best traditional Jewish cuisine from Central and Eastern Europe. Proudly using only the finest ingredients and meats that meet and adheres to strict demands for organic food according to the principles of kosher food. Restaurant King Solomon offers veal, venison, lamb and mouflon meat directly from established Czech breeders, while poultry is imported from top breeders from France and Austria. The restaurant is non-smoking. Local wine list is extensive and offers wines from around the world including wines from Bordeaux and Burgundia, Australian wines, Chilean and South African wines and the Napa Valley and wine from small independent vineyards in Israel, Spain and Portugal. Restaurant King Solomon also offers its own brand of wine Günsberger Baron Aaron's, which can be purchased exclusively at this restaurant.

Chabad's Shelanu kosher restaurant & deli., Brehova 8, Prague 1 - is the only restaurant in Prague, which currently offers kosher specialties Mehadrin, Glatt and Pat Yisrael and meat dishes and parve (without meat and dairy products). It offers the delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner and desserts, but Shabbat menus are also very popular. Enjoy kosher-style food restaurant Shelanu and choose some of your favorite Shabbat lunch as kidush, homemade gefilte fisch (stuffed fish) with horseradish, best cholent with Kishko in Prague, noodle kugel, fresh fruit salad and much more. Daily menu includes renowned salad bar and humus bar, baked salmon or trout, beef stew, chicken schnitzel and more. There are also a number of excellent sandwiches and wraps. We strongly recommend booking this restaurant in advance.

Kosher restaurant Dinitz, Bilkova 12, Prague 1 - Dinitz is the first and only kosher restaurant in Prague certified by the Chief Rabbinate. The restaurant offers a wide selection of delicious dishes, including sandwiches and pasta. Also offers every Friday night a festive Shabbat dinner, which consist of four courses, wine for Kiddush, home Chaly, and unlimited consumption of beer and soft drinks. We strongly recommend booking this restaurant in advance.

Indian Cuisine

Indian Jewel, Tyn 6, Prague 1 - This Indian restaurant is one of the best in town. Its reputation earned not only due to a wide range of dishes from many regions of the Indian peninsula, but also due to high quality style and technique of dishes preparation. Chef Devinder Sharma Pandit has more than twenty years of culinary experience in the most luxurious five star hotels in India, Thailand, Europe and Australia. Every day offering lunchtime menu. The restaurant Indian Jewel combines a unique dining experience with a beautiful interior, you may feel that you´re for a moment in India.

Golden Tikka, Konviktska 9, Prague 1, Katerinská 42, Prague 2 - Golden Tikka or Tikka Tikka, as it is known to guests, is the ideal place in Prague, where you can taste delicious traditional Indian food. Golden Tikka has two restaurants in the city center - one in the Old Town near Bethlehem Chapel and one in New Town near the metro station IP Pavlova. Authentic Indian cuisine is prepared by Indian chefs and local dishes are undoubtedly the best of Indian cuisine that you can taste in Prague, and at very reasonable prices. Golden Tikka offers a variety of vegetarian and meat dishes, appetizers, soups and delicious desserts. Filtered water is serve for free to meal. Dining experience will be enhanced by the very friendly and helpful staff.

Klub Cestovatelu (Travelers Club), Masarykovo nabrezi 22, Prague 1 - This restaurant placed on the bank of the river Vltava near the National Theatre served at very reasonable prices tasty cuisine of the Middle East, including Lebanon and India. Restaurant also offer an impressive selection of various teas and exotic drinks. Klub Cestovatelu (Travelers Club) serves authentic Arabic cuisine and it is non-smoking (with the exception of water pipes) and offers a variety of entertainment. Oriental belly dancers perform here every Thursday evening. You can choose there from more than 60 kinds of tea, you can find there free Wi-Fi, a travel library and a once a week you can enjoy ethnic evening. This restaurant is ideal for vegetarians or those who love traveling and tasting different foods. If you live to travel and like to indulge in a delicious new culinary delights, visit the Klub Cestovatelu (Travelers Club), where you will feel like at home.

American Cuisine

The PUB - Pilsner Unique Bar, Veleslavinova 3, Prague 1 - cozy place where you can enjoy unpasteurized beer, which you can draw directly from a tap on your table. This pub, which is characterized by a lively atmosphere, excellent food, comfortable seating and reasonable prices, you will love it. This restaurant is a great place where to go on world-famous Pilsner beer. The Pub offers wide range of dishes, which are perfectly suited to the beer. On large-scale projections running Beer Games, which displays various tables of tapped beer at that facility, but also in other establishments chain. Guests at The PUB can compare of tapped beer with the other tables around, but also with others in other cities, not only in this country but also in Europe.

James Dean, V Kolkovne 1, Prague 1 - Do you want to visit bar in retro style of the 50s in Prague? Then go straight to James Dean, authentic restaurant, which is located next to Old Town Square. It serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, in a unique environment that will bring you back to the US 50 years. Chairs and benches are with red covers, inspired by the legendary Chevrolet Bel Air. Restaurant is decorated with photos and posters of James Dean, Elvis Presley or Marilyn Monroe. It offers the classic - American breakfast (two eggs cooked according your request, potato pancakes - hash browns, toast, sausage, bacon and fresh juice). But you can also order juicy Cheeseburger or excellent Bacon Cheeseburger. You can choose from several soups and salads, sandwiches, steaks and many other dishes. In drink menu should interest you original American coca-cola with vanilla or cherry flavor and a typical American percolated coffee from a bottomless cup. James Dean offers also milkshakes and of course beers and wines as well as a number of original cocktails.

Hard Rock Cafe, Dum u Rotta, Male Namesti 3, Prague 1 - If you like Hard Rock Cafe, one very stylish you can also found in Prague. Hard Rock Cafe Prague - the largest in Europe - is located in the four-storey building. Occupies three floors, has two bars, rock'n'roll decorations, and among other things there is a beautiful five-meter chandelier in the shape of a guitar. Typical artefacts issued in the cafeteria are black trouser of the King Elvis Presley, studded bell-bottoms, black shirt embroidered with silver and gold eagles from Man in Black Johnny Cash and black tuxedo, top hat and cane from Madonna's 1985 tour Virgin. Hard Rock Café serves American cuisine, a variety of delicious appetizers, burgers, salads, steaks and desserts. And of course, in the merchandise shop you should buy traditional T-shirts and mugs with the logo Hard Rock Café.

French Cuisine

Le Terroir, Vejvodova 1, Prague 1 (entrance from the street Jilska) - Le Terroir is a unique restaurant in the Old Town, created by true wine lovers for true wine lovers. No exaggeration to say that this restaurant literally stands or falls with an excellent of wine. Although the wine list features over a thousand wines, it would be wrong to assume that the restaurant does not offer nothing else. Le Terroir, which is located in a vaulted cellar near the Old Town Square, is perfect for a beautiful evening. Discover the harmony of taste and quality in the restaurant run by two people with the same passion. With a passion for great food and wine.

French restaurant Art Nouveau Municipal House, Namesti Republiky 5, Prague 1 - You can´t miss Municipal House. Beautiful Art Nouveau building located on the end of street Na Prikope, directly in the city center. On the ground floor of this beautiful building is situated the French restaurant, which is unofficially called the most beautiful Art Nouveau restaurant in the world. The restaurant is truly unique and each of his visit becomes an unforgettable experience. It enjoys both international and traditional Czech cuisine of high quality. All meals are prepared under the supervision of renowned French chef Jacques Auffrays. About excellent wine list care one of the best Czech sommeliers Milan Nerad. Preference is given to quality over quantity here,that´s why menu is not too long but offers unique dishes prepared with utmost care. The French restaurant is a leading provider of catering services of the President of the Czech Republic. Provided catering services also for Pope Benedict XVI, the President of the United States and many other personalities from domestic and foreign cultural and political scene. Its interior is often leased to various film companies. After a gourmet delight in the French restaurant we recommend you to descend to the American Bar, an intimate Art Nouveau bar reminiscent with its atmosphere the First Republic. Top bartenders will be happy to mix you delicious cocktails.

Café de Paris, Maltezske Namesti 4, Prague 1 - this family Paris brasserie is located at the romantic Maltese Square. Café de Paris is a cozy, welcoming restaurant that offers also in the warmer months sitting on the outdoor garden. Her French interior with wooden chairs, large windows and flowers is impressive in its simplicity. The menu is short, but local French cuisine is very tasty, especially beef steak served with freshly fried fries, small salad and French baguette. You can choose the sauce to the beef according your taste: béarnaise with tarragon, Paris sauce with red wine or Café de Paris prepared by 75-year-old secret recipe. They also offer a vegetarian version of this local specialties, salads, foie gras, French onion soup, cheese plate and a few other delicious main dishes like risotto and Savoy tartiflette. Drink menu offers affordable wines from France, Czech Republic, Spain, Argentina, Italy, Chile and America, which you can savor in the local French atmosphere. Offer also includes Bollinger, Gosset Excellence, Veuve Cliquot and Bohemia Sekt.

Restaurant La Gare brasserie, V Celnici 3, Prague 1 - Here everyone can find his own piece of France. On more than one thousand square meters is located delicatessen, patisserie, bakery, brasserie, Alsatian wine cellar and wine shop.


Vegetarian Cuisine

Lehka Hlava, Borsov 2/280, Prague 1 - Old Town - vegetarian restaurant that aims to delight your senses and relieve your head. The house in which is restaurant located, has more than five hundred year history. During that time there have replaced goldsmiths, winemakers, organist, soap-boilers, puppeteers and tea makers. Restaurant Lehka Hlava established in this house since 2005. The interior of restaurant Lehká Hlava is work of Czech artists: Zanda Gebauer made shining tables in both rooms, fireplace and starry skies; Viktor Korejs suggested cushioned benches, light bar and lounge graphics; Ivan Vosecky is the author of templates to decorate the walls. The author of magic mushrooms and murals with Aztec Lizard is Tomas Kuthan. On the menu works all together and is still growing. All menu is vegetarian, because here believe that the world will benefit if we do not increase the consumption of meat.

Maitrea, Tynska 6/1064, Prague 1 - Maitrea is vegetarian restaurant which is located near to Old Town Square. The restaurant has two floors. The ground floor has an intimate character with plenty of natural light, the basement is spacious and very quiet. With wooden tables and benches, statues of Buddha, fountains and designer dim lighting is truly relaxing and enjoyable haven amidst the busy streets of the Old Town. The restaurant offers a varied selection of vegetarian dishes at reasonable prices, including a lunch menu that includes soup, main course and water. Maitrea also offers a special children's menu. Maitrea is very crowded at the lunchtime so if you want to enjoy the local great menu, we recommend you make reservation in advance.

KIDÓ Bistro, Smeralova 22, Prague 7 - a great and stylish restaurant offering vegetarian, vegan and gluten free cusine. This charming bistro in Prague 7 offers high-quality dishes that are prepared only from fresh ingredients, and also according to traditional recipes. In Kidó Bistro prepared daily Czech and international vegetarian dishes using local, seasonal production. The emphasis is on healthy cuisine, everything is prepared from ingredients that are beneficial for your body and mind. The traditional menu includes buckwheat, barley, cabbage and beetroot. KIDÓ Bistro also serves selected La Bohème coffee and delicious tea of Harney & Sons brand.