Koko & Roy

Koko & Roy

Going Out 11 January 2020 0

Quite when it happened we’ve no idea, but somewhere along the line Koko & Roy have blossomed into one of the Insider’s favorite weekend nights. With its quirky-cool design (Bourdain in the toilet, Princess Leah on the walls), multinational crowd and funky sounds, it’s the kind of place you... Read more
Edamame Vegan Sushi
Sushi without its star ingredient sounds ridiculous, but this vegan sushi joint manages to out-maneuver its traditional competitors by replacing below-par fish with fresh, vegetarian produce: sugar snap peas, radish, carrots, asparagus, etc. In HappyCow’s rankings, it scores the highest of the lot. Edamame Vegan Sushi ul. Wilcza 11 Read more
Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv

Restaurants 9 January 2020 0

A major icebreaker in terms of Poland’s vegan revolution, Tel Aviv woo with a super-funky, design that evokes the spirit of the Israeli capital through its raw finishes and street art motif. The food is a bonanza of Middle Eastern tastes and has, in the past, been wolfed down... Read more
Sabich

Sabich

Restaurants 6 January 2020 0

Marketing themselves as a wellness deli, Sabich have reimagined Middle Eastern street eats through a vegan lens with quite delicious results. A fun, sociable space, touchdown in this eatery to feast your way through a menu involving seitan shawarma boxes, Yemeni soup loaded with lentils and veg, ready-to-go shakshouka... Read more
Review: Epoka
The Dawn Of A New Epoch Seizing its inspirations from the past, Epoka boldly takes fine dining in fresh, new directions… Four or five years ago it was all about fine dining: it was in these restaurants that the exciting stuff was happening. Shelling out a grand for dinner?... Read more
Indian Head To Head!

Indian Head To Head!

Blog 28 December 2019 0

Haggard old veteran that I am, there’s a few things I miss about the Warsaw of old. Rumors, for one. They used to spread like wildfire, and they’d reach their peak when the word turned to curry: at least, they did if you were the holder of a passport... Read more
Xmas & The Old Town

Xmas & The Old Town

Features 23 December 2019 0

Honeycombed with nooks, niches, passages and alleys, never does the capital’s Old Town feel as enticing as under a glaze of frost at the height of winter… For Dates On Skates There are bigger ice rinks to be enjoyed elsewhere in the city, but none quite as enchanting as... Read more
Museum of Life Under Communism
Moving to new, more central premises at the start of the year, this fascinating portal into times gone by offers a deeply personal insight into the former system by allowing visitors to view what Communism meant to the everyday person. Here, rifle and rummage through a room mocked-up to... Read more
Mr Oh

Mr Oh

Going Out 9 December 2019 0

A semi-secret world for those In The Know, find Mr. Oh in one of the Harry Potter towers that prop up Poniatowski Bridge. Dark, decadent and redolent of an after-hours members club, this latest concept from Enio Chłapowski-Myjak (formerly of 6 Cocktails) is firmly on its way to becoming... 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