Momoichi Japanese Coffeeteria/Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

Momoichi opened in Vinohrady mid-2016. They actually call themselves a 'Coffeetearia' and I'm not sure if that is a deliberate misspelling in line with the trendy theme or simply a mistake. I'd pretty much ignored Momoichi until they announced they would be running a special dim sum day on Saturday 13th January 2018. We booked … Continue reading Momoichi Japanese Coffeeteria/Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

Hlučná samota Bar/Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

Hlučná samota is named after a book called Příliš hlučná samota (1976) by Czech author Bohumil Hrabal. Příliš hlučná samota translates as 'too much noisy loneliness' - which I suppose could apply to any noisy bar where you visit alone and don't know anyone. The Hlučná samota website has a picture of Bohumil Hrabal with a … Continue reading Hlučná samota Bar/Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

Pizzeria Grosseto – Náměstí Míru, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

This restaurant is part of a chain of five restaurants around Prague – although one is a bit further out in Průhonice. All offer a similar menu which is a mixture of pizza, pasta, meat and fish dishes. The Pizzeria name belies the quality of the environment, food and service – all of these are … Continue reading Pizzeria Grosseto – Náměstí Míru, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

Summa Cum Laude Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic – Now Closed

The Latin term 'Summa Cum Laude' (with highest honor) is traditionally used by American Universities to indicate the highest level of distinction with which an academic degree was earned. This restaurant loosely translates this as 'Eat with Honor'. The interior design continues this theme, with wallpaper reflecting mathematics, chemistry and English Lit. degree-level chalkboards. At the … Continue reading Summa Cum Laude Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic – Now Closed

Beckett’s Irish Pub and Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

The streets of Vinohrady are full of restaurants and bars - it's a really popular area for both Czechs and Expats - plus a few tourists who decide to wander beyond the centre of Prague. I remember when this space was occupied by a pizza place called La Romantica (wasn't very good), then Knajpa (better but … Continue reading Beckett’s Irish Pub and Restaurant, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

Pizzeria Grosseto – Náměstí Míru, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic

This restaurant is part of a chain of five restaurants around Prague – although one is a bit further out in Průhonice. All offer a similar menu which is a mixture of pizza, pasta, meat and fish dishes. The Pizzeria name belies the quality of the environment, food and service – all of these are … Continue reading Pizzeria Grosseto – Náměstí Míru, Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic