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The Beer-muda Triangle
Phones fail, compasses flounder and people vanish: filled with some of the best booze the city has to offer, good luck surviving Warsaw’s ‘Beer-Muda Triangle’… Illustration by Maria Mileńko CHMIELNA Ceska ul. Chmielna 35 Having promised to never return following an incident with a waiter, we’ve done exactly the...
Oleandrów 3

Oleandrów 3

Going Out 12 July 2015 0

Exploring themes of decadence and fallen splendor, this new opening cements Oleandrów’s status as one of Warsaw’s rising streets. Looking dark and disheveled, this busy nightspot is already earning a name for libertine shenanigans. The blackboard menu touts an unlikely combo of ‘hot dogs and champagne’ – watch others...
Kita Koguta

Kita Koguta

Going Out 6 July 2015 0

Free from the pompous prattery of Bar Max down the road, there are times in Kita Koguta where sitting at bar level is like watching Dexter’s Laboratory: the staff aren’t afraid to get imaginative, and that includes serving cocktails in smoking coconut husks. Not all the experiments go as...
In The Shadows

In The Shadows

Features 24 February 2014 0

To some, the Nowy Świat pavilions are a last resort: an off-grid skid row stretch of bars. To others, they represent the very essence of Warsaw after dark. The truth is somewhere in between… BY ALEX WEBBER | PHOTOS BY ED WIGHT And to think, to the untrained eye,...
Mały Wojtek

Mały Wojtek

Restaurants 8 June 2013 0

Warsaw is a place that makes it hard to find the best bars. With no genuine drinking district, decent venues are often spread out across a large area or hidden away down back streets you might not even know exist. Take Mały Wojtek, a bar allegedly named after a...

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