Wegetariański Bar Mleczny
No other person has done more to drag the traditional bar mleczny into the 21st century than Kamil Hagamajer. Known locally as ‘The King of the Milk Bar’, Hagamajer’s credits include the creation of the Mleczarnia chain, and the successful revival of PRL relics such as Bar Prasowy and... Read more
Bar Gdański

Bar Gdański

Restaurants 12 May 2017 0

A legendary Muranów milk bar has been saved from the scrapheap following the intervention of Kamil Hagemajer. Opened in the 1950’s, Bar Gdański has operated on Andersa 33 since the very creation of this showpiece Socialist Realist housing estate. Closed a couple of months back, it’s since been rescued... Read more
Milk Bar Saved!
A legendary Muranów milk bar has been saved from the scrapheap following the intervention of Kamil Hagemajer. Opened in the 1950’s, Bar Gdański has operated on Andersa 33 since the very creation of this showpiece Socialist Realist housing estate. Recent years have seen Gdański’s fortunes decline with this Warsaw... Read more
Mokotowski  Bar
A new generation of eateries are showing that not all milk bars have to be shabby little throwbacks serving bowls of slop. Featuring a monochrome design, this light, airy space limits the nostalgia to large black and white photos of classic Polish film scenes. The food is a more... Read more
Prasowy

Prasowy

Restaurants 26 June 2015 0

Delicate diners turn their back on milk bars, yet this canteen-style phenomenon, with its history rooted in communism, has enjoyed a remarkable renaissance and a freshly found popularity with a new generation. Foreigners might find the food an acquired taste and best described using words like ‘basic’, ‘bland’ and ‘honest’,... Read more