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Vratislavova 12, Prague 12800, Czech Republic (Praha 2)
+420 775 905 022
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Ranked #8 of 4,228 Restaurants in Prague
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $24
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Czech
Neighborhood: Praha 2
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: We are non-smoking small family restaurant focused mainly on Czech cuisine. All of our meals are made without any glutamate, dyes, condiments and other preservatives. To flavor dishes we use just salt, pepper and fresh herbs. Come and try! Permanent menu starts at 3pm every weekday. The lunch menu is available from 11am till 3pm until then, but with very limited offer and especially for local people. Regular menu is then available all weekend plus we do weekend specials.
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Made a reservation for our first night in Prague. Having come from Munich, the food here surpassed all expectations. Its a no frills type of place with great food. We had a snack before so didn't have enough room for appetizers or desserts but we did order the BBQ pork ribs & rabbit. Very good for a moderate price.

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Krakow, Poland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

We chose 'U Kroka' restaurant for our Saturday dinner option. We took tram no. 3 from the centre and after a while we were seated next to our table. The restaurant is not artificially cheesy or too formal. The food is GREAT! We tried mainly Czech specialties. My beef gulash with bread knedliky was fantastic. From what I heard pork... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Me and my girlfriend visited U kroka the second night we spend in prague. The waitress took our reservations and the first dishes came fast enough, but after that, for more than 45 minutes no one checked on us or came to our calls. The main dishes didn't come until we got up from the table and walked to one... More

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Syosset, NY
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135 reviews 135 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Was a bit out of the way on our first night - but in daylight it was no distance at all. We took a tram along the river there. Walked in without reservatino for early dinner and the accomodated. I had rabbit with apples and cabbage. Husband had pork. The side dishes were delish and generous. The pate with currant... More

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Vojta F, Manažer at U Kroka, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you very much for writing this nice review! We are glad that you were happy here and liked the meals. It means something for us to read this from someone who travels a lot like you do! Hope we will get a chance to have you once again in future. Thank you one more time. Vojta F.... More

Tokyo
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87 reviews 87 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

We took a taxi from our hotel in Hunger Wall to U Kroka. It took about 10 minutes and the fare wasn't expensive at all. We had made a reservation weeks ago and we were glad we had done that because the place was packed. I wanted to order the Wild Boar special but it was already sold-out that time.... More

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Ankara, Turkey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

We came across the name of this restaurant on tripadvisor, the number and content of the reviews were so convincing that it was impossible not to go there. We made reservations and asked for the directions beforehand, I'm glad that we did it because when we might not have found a table without reservation, and as it's located a bit... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

We lived this cute restaurant... The staff was overly friendly and the food was great. I loved the salad with the cranberry sauce. It's hard to get to and the bill was very reasonable!

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

Very original, could very well have been a typical czech dinning place if it wasn't for all the tourists, taking pictures of their plates etc thanks to the great reviews. Nevertheless, a great place to eat with very good food, impeccable service and low prices.

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Visited here after reading reviews. Did book beforehand. Had a great meal. Portions are large so be warned but very tasty. Service was excellent even when busy and happy to order a taxi for our return to hotel, happy and full.

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Milano
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29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

I've read a lot about how typical and chep this restaurant was, but the real surprise was the quality of service. We ate beautiful and tasty food, from the starters to the excellent pork knee to the dessert, and the waiters were extremely professional and polite. Must go

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Additional Information about U Kroka

Address: Vratislavova 12, Prague 12800, Czech Republic
Phone Number: +420 775 905 022
Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Praha 2
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 24
Cuisine: Czech

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