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Ema Destinnova

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Katerinska 7, Prague, Czech Republic
420 224 918 425
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice and cosy restaurant in the back street!

We visited this restaurant during Grand restaurant festifal so we had a festive menu. All three courses were prepared perfectly, the food styling was also excelent and so was service - quick, polite and profesional. At the end of the evening came chef (an also owner) to our table and asked how... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
Daniel K
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Jihlava, Vysocina, Czech Republic
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Jihlava, Vysocina, Czech Republic
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We visited this restaurant during Grand restaurant festifal so we had a festive menu. All three courses were prepared perfectly, the food styling was also excelent and so was service - quick, polite and profesional. At the end of the evening came chef (an also owner) to our table and asked how was our stay. Overall impression is very good... More 

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Veneto, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Very nice restaurant. Everything was very good. The sefvice 5+. We will go again)))) the main is music. After 19:00 one guy plays live piano

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013 via mobile

Nestled on a quiet, nondescript strret sits one of the best dining experiences in Prague. Chef Steven Trumpfheller is a master in the kitchen, using only fresh ingredients. We enjoyed wonderful corn chowder, delicate halibut with grilled vegetables, and finished with delicious dessert dishes. All the while the atmosphere was made warm and cozy with live piano music (played on... More 

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

but found this jem.... NOT what could be labeled as typical czech but could very well be one of the best restaurants in all of Prague :-)

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Prague, Czech Republic
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131 reviews 131 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

The food we had was just delicious. Very tasty, good portions, value for money. The restaurant was nearly empty on Wednesday evening so we could hear each word and also whistling of two waiters. I am really not interested to hear their "ty vole" while having my dinner. I think this should not happen in a place like this. As... More 

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Fabulous ambience with cozy couches, fireplace and candlelight but the phenomenal seafood dinner was outstanding with the abundance and variety of seafood in a light butter lemon sauce. The chef greeted us personally and helped select a terrific wine and a sinful dessert of chocolate mousse.

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

The restaurant was just two minutes from our hotel (hotel 16). We took a chance as we had not booked, but we were hungry so went a little early, arriving at 7.30pm there was a table free but the restuarant was surprisingly busy. We were seated quickly by friendly waiting staff who spoke very good english and made to feel... More 

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Boston, MA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013 via mobile

Great place. Quiet, great service and wonderful food. Regarding the food, I judge most restaurants by how fresh and well cooked the fish is. I was not disappointed. It was perfect.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Great service, great food and if you are looking for a romantic dinner one of the best restaurants in Prague. The only thing missing is a great view, but the food, and good selection of wines make up for it. I would definitely recommend the seafood, You can not get much fresher in a land locked country, especially given that... More 

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New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Great restaurant. Wonderful food and service. On Weds and Thurs nights there is a piano player. Lovely room. You will not be disappointed if you eat here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Katerinska 7, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Nove Mesto (New Town)
  • Neighborhood: Nove Mesto (New Town)
  • Phone Number: 420 224 918 425

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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Neighborhood Profile
Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred meters long, Wenceslas Square represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the square watches over your spending spree in countless shops and retail stores lining the entire square, which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping street. When tired or broke, you can explore the city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town or to the courtyards of art nouveau houses with secret gems of greenery, white benches and rose bushes that provide unexpected peace in the midst of the city. Be sure to pay a visit to the traditional cafés, classic Czech pubs, cinemas and theaters. National Theater near the river has a lot to offer to foreigners. Go to the river bank and enjoy live music and drinks while watching a sunset behind Prague Castle.
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