Fest

Fest

Restaurants 21 December 2019 0

There are those that claim Fest’s best months are in summer, and sure, their argument is convincing: hidden down twisting roads flanked by glinting waters and thick, tangled woodland, it’s an unexpected picture of pastoral bliss. But make no mistake, winter ain’t bad either. A general restyling hasn’t just... Read more
Fort 8

Fort 8

Restaurants 19 December 2019 0

Warsaw’s penchant for reviving historical addresses and injecting them with bold food concepts shows no sign of abating: for latest proof, refer to Fort 8, a 19th century Tsarist barracks since reimagined as a complex housing workshops, stores and restaurants. Belonging to the latter group find, among others, Dziurka... Read more
Kura

Kura

Restaurants 10 December 2019 0

They’ve conquered Muranów, now the same mob behind Kura have the Mordor section of Mokotów in their crosshairs. Opened on Obrzeżna 3, Version 2.0 promises a hip industrial look and, from what we gather, much the same menu that’s seduced the north: crispy chicken fillets, spicy buffalo wings, homemade... Read more
Skamiejka

Skamiejka

Restaurants 9 December 2019 0

As a social point, this family-run restaurant works incredibly well. Filled with assorted clutter and Russian bits and pieces (album covers, books, jars of pickles and jumble sale finds), the welcome is second-to-none, while beverages include a wide range of vodka and beer from the former Soviet-bloc nations. The... Read more
Mamma Marrietta

Mamma Marrietta

Restaurants 7 December 2019 0

Drumroll please for the return of Andrea Scarantino. Just a month after closing his two eateries, one of Warsaw’s favorite Italians is back with a bang, relaunching Mamma Marrietta on Górnośląska 24, formerly the site of his Amuni pizzeria. As before, pizza plays a big role, and its pretty... Read more
Świętoszek Tartuffe
Renovated by the renowned stage designers Marcin and Mateusz Stajewski, this subterranean venue is set with arcing brick walls and polished bits of fancy: elegant enough for something special yet casual enough for walk-ins. Originally founded in 1986 by the Theater Guild as a space in which performers could... Read more
Kuchnia Czwerwony Rower
Identified by the red bike hanging outside, this canteen-style affair is an antidote to the rampant monetization of Praga. Aiming to get those with social problems back on track, this social project hands the initiative back to those down on their look by providing employment in their kitchen. Simple... Read more
Praska

Praska

Restaurants 7 November 2019 0

Presented as a ‘ruin bar’, the interior has to be seen to be believed: crazy local art, twinkling fairy lights, cuddly toys, bits of corrugated iron and a jungle of plants combine to create an extraordinary atmosphere that’s topped out nicely by fab vegan food, beers from the Brooklyn... Read more
BykBar

BykBar

Restaurants 4 November 2019 0

Casual and affordable to all, Byk unassuming interior flatters to deceive: you’re talking about a top quality meat-centric menu that out guns many of the bigger and more high-profile players. BykBar ul. Rozbrat 8 Read more
Epoka

Epoka

Restaurants 28 October 2019 0

Those claiming that the fine dining scene has stalled haven’t visited Epoka. Set inside the glorious interiors of the Europejski, the edgy look riffs on contemporary, classic and retro influences to dramatic effect and the menu matches up to the top dollar style. This is trailblazing cuisine with the... Read more