Nightlife

Wine Bar in Staré Město

Bokovka

Founded by a syndicate of oenophiles, including film directors Jan Hřebejk and David Ondříček, Bokovka has moved from its original New Town location to this hidden courtyard – look for the red wine droplet sign; the…
Pub in Staré Město

U Zlatého Tygra

Novelist Bohumil Hrabal’s favourite hostelry, the ‘Golden Tiger’ is one of the few Old Town drinking holes that has hung onto its soul – and its reasonable prices (45Kč per 0.45L of Pilsner Urquell), considering its…
Cocktail Bar in Staré Město

Hemingway Bar

The Hemingway is a snug and sophisticated hideaway with dark leather benches, a library-like back room, flickering candlelight, and polite and professional bartenders. There's a huge range of quality spirits (especi…
Beer Hall in Staré Město

U Medvídků

The most micro of Prague’s microbreweries, with a capacity of only 250L, U Medvídků started producing its own beer in 2005, though its trad-style beer hall has been around for many years. There’s also Budvar on tap …
Pub in Staré Město

The Swan

There's no pub sign – turn the handle on the massive wooden door marked Kolowratský Palác, enter the red-carpeted lobby, and go down the stairs in the far left corner. This smoky cellar bar is a bit of a secret amon…
Cafe in Staré Město

Kavárna Slavia

The Slavia is the most famous of Prague’s old cafes, a cherrywood-and-onyx shrine to art-deco elegance, with polished limestone-topped tables and big windows overlooking the river. It has been a celebrated literary …
Cocktail Bar in Staré Město

Čili Bar

This tiny cocktail bar could not be further removed in atmosphere from your typical Old Town drinking place. Cramped and smoky – there are Cuban cigars for sale – with battered leather armchairs competing for space …
Bar in Staré Město

Kozička

The ‘Little Goat’ is a buzzing, red-brick basement bar decorated with cute steel goat sculptures, serving Krušovice on tap at 55Kč for 0.5L (though watch out – the bartenders will occasionally sling you a 1L tuplák …
Brewery in Staré Město

U Tří Růží

In the 19th century there were more than 20 breweries in Prague's Old Town, but by 1989 there was only one left (U Medvidku). The Three Roses brewpub, on the site of one of those early breweries, helps revive the tr…
Bar in Staré Město

Duende

Barely five minutes’ walk from Charles Bridge but half a world away in atmosphere, this cute little bar is the opposite of touristy – a bohemian drinking den that pulls in an arty, mixed-age crowd of locals. Here yo…